Fellowship & Membership
Principal assessor and Technical committee member NABH (Blood bank).
Member, National Haemovigilance Program of India.
Editor in chief AATM journal (Global Journal of Transfusion Medicine).
Published a book Transfusion Medicine for Clinicians.
Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine (ISTM).
Indian Society of Blood Transfusion and Immunohaematology.
Asian association of Transfusion Medicine (AATM).
Awards & Achievements
First to begin HCV screening in Karnataka.
First to begin an In-house NAT as early as 2005.
First to start a Thalassemia Transfusion Centre and provide free transfusions.
First to begin Apheresis and Peripheral Stem Cell Transplantation in Karnataka.
Authored a textbook “Transfusion Medicine for Clinicians", Prism Publication –available on Flipkart and Amazon.
Authored a Chapter on Transfusion in Guha’s textbook of Neonatology.
Authored a Chapter on Massive Blood Transfusions for Obstetricians-BSOG Publication.
Authored a chapter on Anemia in Pregnancy –BSOG Publication.
Nominated as Editor-in-chief of Global Journal of Transfusion Medicine by AATM in 2015.