Presently: Professor, Head & Group Coordinator, , Pulmonary Medicine,– Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences, Trivandrum. There are 10 Residents currently undergoing training in Pulmonary Medicine in KIMS.
Previous experience: Associate Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Dr. SMCSI Medical College, Trivandrum (2005-2010)
Achievements – was Member of the international asthma guidelines review panel for the updated GINA workshop guidelines on management of asthma – WHO/NHLBI.USA
Advanced training :Trained under Prof.Richard Beasley in the Asia Asthma Academy, Christchurch, New Zealand
Trained under Prof.Collin Sullivan, University of Sydney – in Sleep Medicine
Trained under Prof. Philip Asthoule, Marseilles, France in Interventional Pulmonology
Areas of interest : Asthma, COPD, Sleep Medicine & Interventional Pulmonology.
Academic and research experience:
• DNB examiner in Respiratory Diseases
• Has been a guide for 5 Post graduate trainees in DNB Respiratory Medicine and co-guide for 13 Post graduate DNB trainees in Respiratory Medicine, Internal Medicine, Paediatrics and Radio Diagnosis).
• Was actively involved in teaching of under graduate students till 2010.
• Has been actively involved in training Post graduate trainees in DNB Respiratory Diseases and Internal Medicine from 2010 onwards.