Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Personal Details


Name
Prof. B. Vengamma
 MBBS, DM (Neurology) (NIMHANS, Bengaluru), FRCP (Edin),  FAMS, FICP, FIAN, PG Dip in Epidemiology (PHFI-IIPH) 

Designation 





Senior grade  Professor & Head of Neurology
Former Director-cum-Vice Chancellor
Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences
(A University established by an Act of  Andhra Pradesh State Legislature)
Tirupati 517 507



I. Personal Details

Marital Status                                                 :  Married

Nationality                                                      :  Indian

Address                                                           : Department of Neurology
                                                                          Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences
                                                                          (A University established by an Act of Andhra
                                                                                        Pradesh  State Legislature)
                                                                          Alipiri Road
  Tirupati  517 507: A.P., INDIA 
                          
  Phone:  +91-877-2287777- Extn. 2269 (O)
               +91-877-2241497(Res)
  Fax       :  +91-877-2286803

 Mobile   :+9849348530

              E-mail: bvengamma@yahoo.com
                            bhumavengamma@gmail.com
                            bvengamma@svims.gov.in
                            

Residential address                                         :  No: 11-56-3, S.V.Nagar
                                                                           Tirupati – 517 502, AP


Date of Birth                                                   :  July 1, 1960

Educational Qualifications


Name of  the
Examination
Institution/ University
Subjects
Month &
Year of
Passing
Division
Of pass/
Attempts

MBBS

Sri Venkateswara Medical College, Tirupati

MBBS

Feb, 1982

1st attempt
1st class

DM
(5 years course)

National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS)
Bengaluru

          Basic Neurosciences
          Neurology
          Psychiatry
          Neurosurgery &
          Electrophysiology

Sept,1989

1st attempt

Degrees and professional titles awarded :

1.    MBBS :

  • First Class in MBBS                                     (out of 100 candidates)
  • First Rank in Anatomy                                  ”
  • Second Rank in General Surgery               ”
  • First Rank in Medicine                                ”          
  • Second Rank in Final MBBS                      ”

2.    DM (Neurology) 5 years course :

Awarded Silver Jubilee Award for the Best-outgoing student of the year 1989 in DM Degree in Neurology from National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore University, Bengaluru.  NIMHANS is the largest and the only exclusive neurosciences institute in India modeled after Montreal Institute in Canada.

3. DM (Neurology) Research Project:


Refractory period in Leprosy – Detection of early nerve dysfunction – Submitted to Bangalore University in partial fulfillment of DM Degree in Neurology in June 1989 under the guidance of Prof.M.Gourie Devi, Professor of Neurology, NIMHANS, Bengaluru.

Clinical Experience



(After DM - Total 24 years experience)

1.  Senior Resident (Post DM)  in the Department of Neurology at National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore from September 1989 to August 1990.

2. Assistant Professor & Head of the Department, Department of Neurology, St.John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore from September 1990 to November 1992.

3. Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati from November 1992 to April 1997.

4. Associate Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  Tirupati from April 1997 to January 1998.

5.  Additional Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  Tirupati from February 1998 to March  2002.

6.  Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  Tirupati since April 2002 to April 2012

7.    Senior Grade Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  Tirupati since April 2012 to till date

Administrative Experience (Total – 27 Years)



1.      Director-cum-Vice Chancellor of Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS) (A University established by an Act of  Andhra Pradesh State Legislature) , Tirupati, from 9th November, 2009 to 10th May 2010 for period of six months on tenure basis ,first term three years of Director from 10th May 2010 to 9th May 2013 and got extension of second term from 10th May 2013 till  29th August 2015  (Total of 5 years and 9 months of  Director-cum-Vice Chancellor)

2.       Dean of SVIMS University from 11th January 2005 – 19th April 2007 and appointed for the Second term as  Dean from 04th December 2008 – 17th September 2010  (Total of 4 years and 2 months)

3.      Registrar of SVIMS University from 24th November 2003 to 12th January 2005 (Total of 1 year 3 months)

4.      Head of the Department of Neurology at St. John’s Medical College, Bengaluru and at Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Additional Professor, Professor   and Senior  Professor from 1990 till date (total of 27 years of departmental administrative experience)

5.      Chairperson, Purchase Committee SVIMS from June 2003 to June 2005

6.      Chairperson, Library Committee of SVIMS from January 2005 to April 2007 and again since December 2008 to September 2010

7.      Chairperson for Purchase Committee of Radiotherapy  equipment  worth 5 crores mainly Brachytherapy and  Linear Accelerator  in 2005 for one year

8.      Member, Thesis Approval Committee for DM/M.Ch./MD courses since 2006 till date

9.      Member,  Academic senate SVIMS UNIVERSITY since feb 1993 till date

10.  Chairperson – Medical Exhibition 2005 – Successfully conducted from Feb 26th to March 6th 2005 and around one lakh public visited the exhibition which includes posters, lectures, demonstration videos by all the departments of SVIMS

11.  Chairperson - Institutional Ethical Committee since January 2005 to April 2007 and member of IEC since December 2008 to September 2010

12.  Nodal Officer for Prime Minister Swasthya Suraksha Youjana Scheme (PMSSY) Since May 2007 to sep 2011

13.  Chairperson, “Core Committee”  Government of India’s Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP) at SVIMS since  May 2007

14.  Member of the  Local advisory committee of the Regional science centre Tirupathi by Visveswaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, National Council of Science Museum, Ministry of Culture, Govt of India since Jan 2007 to 2010

15.  Member of Board of Studies of Yoga therapy and member of Purchase committee at Sanskrit Vidyapeet University Tirupathi since 2007 for 3years

16.   Member of Purchase Committee for Neurology equipment at JIPMER Pondicherry since 2007 for 3years

17.   Member School Management Committee, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Sri Venkateswara Vidyalaya, Tirupati since 2010-2012.

18.   Member Executive Committee, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Tirupati Kendra since 2012 till date

19.  Member, Standing Council of Academic Senate, Dr.N.T.R University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada from November 2009 to August 2015

20.   Member of Planning and Monitoring Board  NIMHANS, Bengaluru from July 2010 to August 2015

21.   Member of Governing Council, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS),   Hyderabad  from Nov 2009 to August 2015

22.   Member, Construction of Committee for migration of MBBS students from one Medical College to another Medical college formed by HM & FW Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh  in 2011

23.   Member of the Postgraduate Board of Studies in Medicine and Allied Subjects, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai since  Nov 2011.till date

24.  Member of Selection Committee of administrative posts Sanskrit Vidyapeet University Tirupathi in 2010

25.  Member of Core committe for formulating and developing guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of  Extrapulmonary TB under RNTCP under chairmanship of Pro S.K.Sharma ,by Director of health services ,GOI in 2014 

26.  Expert member of the project titled  “Towards the Identification of Cerebrovascular Disease Genes in South Asians” under the chairmanship of Dr Kameswaraprasad, Prof.& HOD Department of  Neurology, AIIMS, New Delhi in 2015

27.  Sharma SK, Katoch VM, Mohan A, Kadhiravan T, Elavarasi A, Ragesh R, Nischal N, Sethi P, Behera D, Bhatia M, Ghoshal AG, Gothi D, Joshi J, Kanwar MS, Kharbanda OP, Kumar S, Mohapatra PR, Mallick BN, Mehta R, Prasad R, Sharma SC, Sikka K, Aggarwal S, Shukla G, Suri JC, Vengamma B, Grover A, Vijayan VK, Ramakrishnan N,  Gupta R, Apnoea Inosa Guidelines Working Group FI. Consensus & Evidence-based INOSA Guidelines 2014 (First edition)

28.  Chairperson - Task Force for Protocol Development for Emergency Diseases conditions, Andhra Pradesh Comprehensive Emergency Medical Management System (APCEMMS), Government of Andhra Pradesh in 2011

29.  Member, Constitution of Expert committee to suggest the future on operationalization of the Accident (Trauma) & Emergency and Super Speciality Hospital under PMSSY of Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad in 2011

30.  Nominated as External Expert for Phd  programme for Neurosciences at NIMHANS Bengaluru from 2009 till date

31.  Member, Sri Pranadana Trust Board High level Committee, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, Tirupati  in  2011

32.  Member of the Advisory Committee of S.V.Ayurvedic Medical College, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams

33.  Member, Selection Committee for the selections of faculty in BIRRD (T), Tirupati from november 2009 to august 2015

34.  Chairperson Scientific Committee of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations S.V.Medical College, Alumini Association 2009 – 2010

35.  Member of Institutional Bio –safety Committee (IBSC) at S.V.University from March 2018

Special Achievement


1.      Started and established the Department of Neurology at Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  in February 1993 with state-of-the-art equipment and at present it is one of the best department in the Rayalaseema area which renders best clinical services to the needy and poor. Started DM Neurology course since 2003 and got recognition by Medical Council of India (MCI)

2.      Dr. Vengamma, apart from her clinical and academic responsibilities, has contributed her might to the society for the cause of the poor and down trodden individuals suffering with epilepsy. She started the Tirupati Branch of the Indian Epilepsy Association in 1997 and as its President, has been organizing National Epilepsy Day activities including street plays and competitions for children with epilepsy. Another pioneering venture undertaken by Dr. Vengamma Bhuma has been the initiation of “Free Epilepsy Camp” since February 1999 regularly that caters to nearly 500 epilepsy people every month. Under the supervision of Dr. Vengamma these people receive comprehensive medical care and free anti epileptic medication.

3.      Started “IEA, Tirupati Endowment Oration in Epileptology” in the Department of Neurology, SVIMS from the year 2010 with the donation Rs.4.5 lakhs by IEA, Tirupati Branch.

4.      Founder and  Honorary Editor -in-Chief of the “Journal of Clinical and Scientific Research” an official quarterly peer reviewed free full-text print and online journal, a  publication of Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences : ISSN [Print]  :  2277-5706, ISSN [Online]: 2277-8357, from Jan 2012.

Teaching Experience

TEACHING EXPERIENCE – Total 30 years (Post DM – 28 years)

1.      Senior Residency in the Department of Neurology at National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore from 1987 to 1990 (3 years) which involves teaching to DM Degree (Neurology), MD, DPM (Psychiatry), MD (Internal Medicine) students and Neurology Nursing trainees

2.      Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Neurology at St.John’s Medical College, Bangalore – 560 034 from September 1990 to November 1992 (2 years) which involves teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate (General Medicine & Pediatrics) students and graduate and postgraduate nurses

3.      Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, SVIMS from November 1992 to April 1997

4.      Associate Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, SVIMS from April 1997 to January 1998

5.      Additional Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, SVIMS from February 1998 to March 2002

6.      Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, SVIMS from April 2002 to April 2012

7.      Senior grade Professor & Head, Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences,  Tirupati since April 2012

Teaching activities for:

a)      DM/ M.Ch. students of Neurology & Neurosurgery and DNB students of Radiology and MD (Medicine) & Radiology in SVIMS
b)      PG students of MD (General Medicine), MD (Paediatrics), DCh (Paediatrics),  MD (Psychiatry), DPM (Psychiatry) of S.V.Medical College, Tirupati; PES Medical College, Kuppam; Narayana Medical College, Nellore; PSIMS & RF, Chinoutapally, Vijayawada; NRI Academy of Sciences, Chinnakakani; Shantiram Medical College, Nandyal
c)      Senior / Junior Residents of Neurology, SVIMS
d)     Trainees of PG Diploma in Neurophysiology (2 years course) and B.Sc in Neurophysiology (3 years course)
e)      Bachelor of Physiotherapy (4 years course) & Master of Physiotherapy (2yrs course)
f)       PG students of MA (Social Work) from Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswavidyalayam (Women University)
g)      Graduate & Postgraduate Nursing students (B.Sc. and M.Sc. Nursing)
h)      Ph.D students in Neurology
i)   Bachelor degree students / interns of Speech and Hearing  from Ali Yavar Jung National Institute for the Hearing Handicapped (AYJNIHH), Southern Regional Centre an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India,  at Manovikas Nagar, Secunderabad.

Involved regular teaching / academic activities of the department of Neurology like Neuroradiology (Tuesday), Journal Club (Friday), Clinical case discussion (Wednesday) and Seminars/Case presentations (Thursday & Saturday) and bed-side teaching.

Research Experience


1.      Worked as Guest Researcher in the section of Neuropathology, Clinical Brain Disorders Branch (CBDB), NIMH, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA from November 1999 to 1st February 2000 for a period of three months.
Independently performed glial fibrillary acidic protein immunohistochemistry   studies on the brain of a series of newborn puppies with experimentally induced cerebral ischemia (colloborating with Dr.Pauline Ting, Neonatologist, Department of Paediatrics, Harward University, Washington, DC). Analyzed the material and wrote a summary of the methods and results.

2.      Awarded 8th Annual AASM Mini-Fellowship Program for International Scholars        and worked as Fellow at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, Illinois from May 18th to June 11th 2009. Northwestern University Feinberg School of medicine is a internationally recognized medical centre with leading academic programme which has got 14 bed clinical sleep disorders laboratory with six Board certified sleep medicine specialists (pulmonary medicine and neurology). As a fellow actively participated in academic programmes, attended to sleep medicine outpatient department, recorded overnight sleep studies and learnt sleep scoring techniques and reported sleep studies

3.      Worked as Clinical Neurology Observership for two months from 11th  April  2016 to 11th  June  2016 at Neurology Department of  Wollongong Hospital ,University Of Wollongong Graduate Medical School, ILLawara Shoalhaven Local Health District New South Wales (NSW) Governament Australia.  During this period I was actively  involved in academic work at the University of Wollongong Graduate Medical School like participation in Hospital grand rounds ,Library tutorials, Neurology department academic activities like Neuroradiology discussions. Neurovascular meetings, combined neuropathology and neuroradiology meetings ,Neurology Departmental Seminars by advanced neurology trainees , Neurology master class teaching  and clinical neurology short case teaching for  FRACP trainees ,Mortality and Morbidity meetings of Neurology and Neurosurgery departments , EEG and Neurophysiology TeachingProgrammes, in the discussions of Nerve conduction studies and actively participated in neurology ,neurosurgery  ward rounds ,weekly Stroke meetings and thrombolysis programmes and   interacted with allied health sciences like Speech therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Dietitics, Medico Social work . Paricipated in the programmes of Rehabilitation medicine, palliative Medicine ,evaluation of Swallowing function by fluoroscopy, Botox injection for movement disorders, Migraine, and spasticity .

Guide/Co-Guide for thesis (MD/DM/PhD/M.Sc)

1.      Sai Rani K. -  Visual evoked potentials in optic nerve disorders  (MD Ophthalmology Thesis). : Sri Venkateswara Medical College Tirupati as Co- Guide(N.T.R University  of Health Sciences), 1997

2.      Muni Kumari S. -  Follow up study of single ring enhancing lesions in epilepsy   patients (MD Radiology Thesis).: Sri Venkateswara Medical College Tirupati (N.T.R University  of Health Sciences), as Co- Guide 1997

3.      Srinivas Reddy B.  -  Predicting the likely hood of Haemorrhage in patients with stroke (MD  General Medicine Thesis). : Sri Venkateswara Medical College Tirupati (N.T.R University  of Health Sciences), as Co- Guide 1998

4.      Nagarathnamma M.-To assess the effectiveness of structures teaching on appropriate life style adoption of epileptic clients (M.Sc Nursing Thesis). Chennai: College of Nursing, Omayalachari, as Co- Guide 1999

5.      Keerthi AS. - Clinical and electrophysiological evaluation of autonomic neuropathy in Type 2 diabetes mellitus. : Sri Venkateswara Medical College Tirupati (N.T.R University  of Health Sciences), as Co- Guide 2001

6.      Sampath Kumar NS.- Predictors of mortality in intracerebral hemorrhage (DM Neurology Thesis). as Chief Guide : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 2006

7.      Venkataramana  B. - Homocysteine, LP(a) levels correlation with carotid doppler in ischaemic stroke (DM Neurology Thesis). as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 2007

8.      Niranjan Babu K. - Neuromuscular respiratory failure in Guillain-Barre syndrome : evaluation of clinical and electrodiagnostic predictors. (DM Neurology Thesis). : as Chief Guide : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 2008

9.      Chakrapani B.- Assessment of autonomic and cognitive dysfunction in Parkinsonism(DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 2009

10.  Vamsi Krishna. - Efficacy of Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program [RNTCP] treatment regimens in patients with various forms of neurological tuberculosis: a prospective study (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 2010.

11.  Nagarathna M. - Quality of life measurment in women with epilepsy (PhD Thesis). (department of Nursing) as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2011

12.  Sree Kumari V.- Effect of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on  corticomotor excitability and motor function of the affected hand in subjects with stroke  (PhD Thesis) as Chief Guide (department of physiotherapy): Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2012

13.  Vijaya Bhaskar B. - Prevalence of sleep disordered breathing in patients with   epilepsy (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2011

14.  Bhaskar Rao U.-  End-organ damage at the time of initial presentation among patients newly diagnosed to have type 2 diabetes mellitus. (MD Thesis) Department of Medicine as Co Guide. :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2011

15.   Naveen T - Acute cerebral vein and dural sinus thrombosis:  a clinico-radiological and outcome study  : (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2012

16.   Naveen  V  - N-terminal pro Brain Natriuretic Peptide Levels and short term prognosis in acute ischemic stroke (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2013

17.  Naga Suresh M - Aetiology, clinical manifestations, radiological findings and outcome of Stroke in Young:  A prospective study –(DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2013

18.  Srinivas P - To assess the risk of Multiple Sclerosis in patients presenting with Optic Neuritis (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2013

19.  Sudhakar Rao  M - Status epilepticus:  a study of etiology, clinical presentation, management and prognosis (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2014

20.  Rama Krishna M - The Spectrum of inflammatory demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2014

21.  Varadaraja J - In hospital medical and neurological complications, and outcome of stroke patients(DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2014

22.  .Om Prakash. B, Spectrum of neurological complications in denovo detected hypothyroid patients – A prospective study- (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2015

23.  Dayakar. D, Etiology, Semiology, Radiological manifestations and follow  up of patients with first seizure -(DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2015

24.  Nataraja P.  Etiology, Electrophysiological profile and outcome of chronic peripheral neuropathy.- (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2015

25.   Surya Rekha B. Comparison between delayed post contrast flair imaging with other MRI sequences in detecting leptomeningeal disease (DNB Thesis).Department of radiology as Co- Guide Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2015

26.  Revanth Kumar Reddy G. A prospective study to assess the function of spinal accessory nerve and patency of internal jugular vein in modified neck dissection type II (nerve and vein sparing) for oral squamous cell cancers (MCh Thesis). .Department of Surgical oncology  as Co- Guide Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2015

27.  Hemalatha M. A Study to assess the level of stress and coping among the primary care givers of children with epilepsy (PhD Thesis) as Chief Guide (from department of Nursing): Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati  24th July 2015

28.  Bhagyalakshmi M.-A Study to assess the neurocognitive performance, psychological status (Anxiety and Depression) and coping styles among patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery as Co-Guide (PhD Thesis).(department of Nursing): Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati on 11th August 2015

29.   Munikumar M - Computational approach to explore novel inhibitors and vaccine                                  candidates for bacterial meningitis as Co-Guide (PhD Thesis) (department of Bioinformatics) : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati  on 7th April 2015

30.  .Venkatesh K - In vitro differentiation and characterization of cultured human   hematopoietic stem cells to cardiomyocytes, Astrocytes and Oligodendrocytes as Co-Guide (PhD Thesis) (department of Biotechnology) : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati  on 23rd July 2015

31.  Madhavarao VN- Outcome of decompressive hemicraniectomy in patients with malignant middle cerebral artery infarction - (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2016 

32.  Dushyanth Babu J. Sleep in parkinsonism –A polysomnography based study  (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2016

33.  Naveen prasad S.V– Serial nerve conduction studies in the Electrodiagnosis of subtypes Guillain Barre syndrome and outcome : a prospective observational study from a tertiary care centre in the south india. (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide: Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2016 

34.   Anil Kumar .K: A study of serum 25 – Hydroxy vitamin D level in acute arterial stroke patient (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2017 

35.  Dinesh Kumar. N: Aetiology, clinical manifestations, radiology findings and outcome in patients with posterior circulation stroke: A Prospective study (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2017 

36.  Sarat .M: Clinical and electrophysiological study in chronic uremic neuropathy (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2017

37.  Praveen Kumar G “Vascular and Neurological Impairment in patients with Type 2 Diabetes mellitus and Foot ulcer”- Co-Guide (DM Thesis) (department of Endocrinology) : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2017

38.  Amrutha Lakshmi R “Utility of F 18 FDG Brain PET- CT Scan in evaluation of regional brain metabolism in patients with Psychogenic Non Epileptic Seizures(PNES) (MD Thesis) Department of Nuclear medicine as Co Guide. :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2017

39.  Srikanth L – “In vitro differentiation and characterization of cultured human   hematopoietic stem cells to Type II Pneumocytes and osteocytes” as Co-Guide (PhD Thesis) (department of Biotechnology) : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati  on 19th January 2017

40.  Apparao.A “Impact of Thyroid auto antibodies on severity and functional outcome in Acute ischemic stroke” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2018

41.  Narasimhareddy L ”A study on Cognitive Impairment in Chronic dialysis Patients” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2018

42.  Yeshwanth P ”Study on Neuron Specific Enolase for assessing the severity and outcome in patients with Acute ischemic stroke” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2018

43.  Bhargavi T  “A study of Clinical presentation and out come of the patients with Guillain Barre syndrome –A Prospective observational study” . (MD Thesis) Department of Anaesthesiology as Co Guide. :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2019

44.  Poornima Sesha Sai Neelima Ch ,”Assessment of Intracranial and Extracranial carotid Vascular disease in patients presenting with acute Ischemic stroke : a prospective study” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2019

45.  Panyam Pranuthi ,”A Study of Prognostic significance of serum Troponin I in patients with acute ischemic stroke” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2019

46.  Rakesh Reddy Reddigari ,”A study on Association of CYP2C9 Polymorphisms with phenytoin toxicity” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2019

47.  Raghavendra K, “Prevalence of Autonomic Neuropathy in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus with special reference to cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy”: as  Co-Guide (DM Thesis) (department of Endocrinology) : Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2019

48.  Madineni K Usha “ A Study of Prognostic significance of increased Mean platelet volume and platelet distribution width in patients with Cerebral Venous Thrombosis”  (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2020

49.  Tirupati Kedar: “A study on Stroke Awareness and factors delaying thrombolytic therapy in Acute Ischemic stroke patients at a tertiary care hospital” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2020


50.  Manideep Malakala: Comparision of Frequency of motor and Non motor symptoms in young onset versus late onset Parkinson’ disease” (DM Neurology Thesis): as Chief Guide :Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 2020