Students Supervised

  • For Post Doctoral Fellowship:
  • Virology Research Group: Dr. Arshi Munawwar
  • Toxoplasma Research Group: Dr. Prem Shankar (Presently)
  • Leishmania Research Group: Dr. Prem Shankar, Dr. Awakash Sony, Dr. Diwakar Kumar
  • Tuberculosis Research Group: Dr. Jitendra Singh, Dr. Amit Singh, Dr. Anil Gupta, Dr. Parveen Kumar, Dr. Syed Beenish Rufai
  • For Degree of Ph.D.:
  • As Chief Guide:
  • Dr. Saba Shahdad: Species identification of Mycobacteria using 16S rRNA gene sequencing. 1999.
  • Dr. Mohapatra DP: Studies on the stage specific antigenic proteins of Toxoplasma gondii and their possible diagnostic and immunoprophylactic application. 2000.
  • Dr. Ramu Sivakumar: Studies on Kinesin related antigen gene of Leishmania donovani and its diagnostic application.2001.
  • Ms. Sudha Garg: Studying the genetic basis of drug resistance in Leishmania donovani.2000.
  • Ms. Manjot Kaur: Study of the utility of automated Mycobacterial culture system (Bactec-960) and PCR technique for Mycobacterial disease diagnosis. 2001.
  • Dr. Ayan Dey: Developing chimeric DNA vaccines for Leishmaniasis and Tuberculosis. 2004.
  • Dr. Krishnamoorthy Gopinath: PCR and sequence-based identification of Mycobacterium sp from extrapulmonary tuberculosis cases. 2004.
  • Ms. R.Kumud: Clinical and Molecular evaluation of Drug resistance patterns in HIV positive and negative patients. 2005.
  • Mr. Sandeep Kumar: Genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using Molecular methods,Spoligotyping and IS6110 RFLP Contact investigations in tuberculosis. 2005.
  • Ms. Anubha Saxena: Study of molecular mechanism of Miltefosine induced drug resistance in Leishmania donovani.2005.
  • Dr. Umakant Sharma: Isolation and Purification of active compounds with Anti-Leishmanial activity from Indian flora. 2006.
  • Dr. Jyotsna Mishra: Elucidating the expression profile of the genes involved in apoptosis ofL. Donovani& their possible role in miltefosine resistance. 2006.
  • Dr. Manimuthu Mani Sankar: Detection of Mycobacterium in patients of suspected extra pulmonary tuberculosis. 2006.
  • Dr. Manoj Kumar:Prevalence of Beijing and non-Beijing genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from different human body sites. 2007.
  • Dr. Amit Singh: Identification, molecular cloning and characterization of protein(s) involved in multi-drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. 2008.
  • Ds. ArshiMunawwar: To study the Role of Various Human Herpes Viruses in the Sexual Mode of Transmission and Pathogenesis of HIV-1. 2008.
  • Dr. Parveen Kumar: Development of a Loop Mediated ISO thermal Amplification Assay (LAMP) for rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis & Non tuberculosis Mycobacteria (NTM) for clinical samples. 2010.
  • Dr. JitendraSingh: Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from various parts of India. 2010.
  • Dr. Prem Shankar: Isolation and characterization of Leishmania and Leishmania like parasites from seropositive goats. 2011.
  • Dr. Dinesh Kumar: To see the prevalence of Microsporidia in stool samples of HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative adult and paediatric patients with diarrhoea.2011.
  • Dr. Anil Kumar Gupta: Raising mono and polyclonal antibodies against novel antigens of M. tuberculosis and their diagnostic value in clinical samples.2012.
  • Dr. Syed Beenish Rufai: “Development of new molecular test(s) for rapid diagnosis of India specific Pre -XDR/XDR- TB. 2012.
  • Dr. Saumya Srivastava. Cloning expression and purification of the novel recombinant protein from Toxoplasma gondii and its evaluation for the diagnosis of human toxoplasmosis. 2014.
  • Ms.Arti Shrivas: Towards development of in-house diagnostic test for detection of low level mutations associated with drug resistance in rpoB gene. 2018 (Ongoing).
  • Ms. S Rashmi Mudliar: Understanding genomic landscape of mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates of Arunachal Pradesh, India. 2018 (Ongoing).
  • Ms. Payal Soni: Isolation and Speciation of Mycobacterium Species from Animal Necropsy Samples from India. 2018 (Ongoing).
  • As Co-guide:
  • Dr. Raj Kumari: Sequence based species identification of Mycobacteria from tubercular lymphadenitis and environment. (Shri Shahu Ji Maharaj Kanpur University).2001-2008.
  • Dr. Nagendra Kumar Kaushik: Effects of Stress proteins in Infectious Diseases. Delhi University, Delhi, 2007-2011.
  • Dr. Mohammed Naseem Mansoor: Study of genetic predisposition and biochemical risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia. Department of Laboratory Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2005-2011.
  • Dr. Nidhi Bhardwaj: Department of Laboratory Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2010-2017.
  • Dr. Ritu Singh: Survival Strategy of Mycobacteria in Dormancy through Transcriptional Control. Faculty of Life Sciences, Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur.
  • Dr. Manisha Bhatnagar: Evaluation of anti-leishmanial and antimycobacterial activity of herbal products. Amity University, NOIDA, India.
  • D.M.
  • As Co-guide
  • Dr. Atul Kumar Srivastava:
    Assessment of risk factors, clinical profile and outcome of early versus late CMV infection in Living Renal allograft Recipients, in Indian Context. With Department of Nephrology,2014-2016.
  • Dr.Shreepriya Joshi:
    Pulmonary infections in renal transplant recipients: a prospective cohort observational study. With Department of Nephrology,2015-2017.
  • Dr.Nishita Mohan Philip:
    Impact of universal CMV prophylaxis with valganciclovir on CMV infection in live renal transplant recipients in Indian setting. With Department of Nephrology. 2016-2018.
  • M.D.
  • As Chief Guide
  • Dr. Alok Mohanty: The incidence of hepatitis E virus infection in pregnant women with hepatitis seen at AIIMS and pregnancy outcome in those infected. 1999-2001.
  • 2. Dr. Naveen Kumar: Standardization and evaluation of PCR technique for early diagnosis of congenital HCMV infection. 2001-2003.
    3. Dr.TaranPritSaluja: Evaluation of fast plaque TB (Bacteriophage) assay in the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and its comparison with conventional culture methods and Polymerase chain reaction. 2002-2004.
    4. Dr. Richa Gupta: Transmission rate of HBV and HCV in family members of dually infected patient. 2005-2007.
    5. Dr. Ashish Hota: Hepatitis B viral load monitoring in patients undergoing Anti-HBV therapy using Quantitative Real-Time PCR. 2006-2008.
    6. Dr. Varsha Singhal: Hepatitis B in Health Care Workers: Prevalence, Vaccination and relation to occupational factor. 2007-2009.
    7. Dr. Rajeswari Jaykumar: Hepatitis B viral load monitoring in patients undergoing anti-HBV therapy using quantitative Real Time PCR. 2009-2011.
    8. Dr. Praveen Kumar:To Study the prevalence of UL97 gene mutation in Gangyclovir non-responders vis-à-vis responder in Indian renal transplant patients. 2011-2013.
    9. Dr.Ranjit Kumar: To study the performance of Xpert MTB/RIF in urine of patients with pulmonary and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis. 2015-2017.
  • As Co-guide:
  • Dr. Urmila Gupta: Study of the efficacy of ketoconazole in visceral leishmaniasis. Department of Medicine, 1992-1994.
  • Dr. Sesham Uma Rani: Prenatal diagnosis of congenital Toxoplasmosis using PCR on amniotic fluid. Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 1996-1998.
  • Dr. A.B. Singh: Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma infection among primigravida women attending antenatal clinical at C.R.H.S, Ballabhgarh, Haryana. Department of community medicine, AIIMS. 1998-2000.
  • Dr. Dharmendra Gupta: Evaluation of various diagnostic modalities in suspected cases of tubercular lymphadenitis. VP Chest Institute, Delhi University, 1999.
  • Dr. Abhijit Ghosh: Laboratory evaluation of renal functions in severe anaemia. Department of Laboratory Medicine, 2000-2002.
  • Dr. Jaya Sinha: Comparison of antibodies to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors and non-receptor muscle autoantigens in myasthenia gravis. Department of Laboratory Medicine, 2000-2002.
  • Dr. Niladri Mal: Serum adenosine deaminase isoenzymes in myasthenia gravis. Department of Laboratory Medicine, 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Rachna Rustgi: Evaluation of immune status of Rubella in adolescent unmarried girls and pregnant women. (Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, AIIMS). 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Lokesh Pant: Evaluation of Diagnostic tests in suspected TBM patients. Department of Medicine, BHU, Varanasi. 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Santosh L Wakode: Absorption of glucose, water and electrolytes from commercially available oral rehydration solutions in small intestine of rats. Department of Physiology, AIIMS. 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Mrinal Nanda: Profile of nosocomial infections in the paediatric ICU. Department of Paediatrics, AIIMS. 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Manjeera Jagannati: Opportunistic infections in AIDS patients attending AIIMS. Department of Medicine. 2002-2004.
  • Dr. Chanaveerappa B: Spectrum of Opportunistic parasitic infections in AIDS patients. With Department of Medicine. 2003-2005.
  • Dr. BN Vinodh: Prevalence of Bacteraemia and fungemia in HIV/AIDS. With Department of Medicine, 2004-2006.
  • Dr. DK Muduly: Focussed abdominal sonography in trauma (FAST) in patients with blunt trauma abdomen. With Department of Surgery, 2006-2008.
  • Dr. Pawan Kumar Sarda: To study reintroduction of anti-tuberculosis drugs and risk factors for anti-tuberculosis treatment induced hepatotoxicity. With Department of Medicine, 2004-2006.
  • Dr. Venkanna: Prevalence and treatment response of coccidian parasitic infections in HIV positive patients at AIIMS. With Department of Medicine, 2005-2007.
  • Dr. Rohit Singla: To study reintroduction of anti-tuberculosis drugs and risk factors for anti-tuberculosis treatment induced hepatotoxicity. With Department of Medicine, 2007-2009.
  • Dr. Malik Ajharuddin: Study of Mycobacteremia in Patients with extrapulmonary and disseminated tuberculosis. With Department of Medicine. 2007-2009.
  • Dr.Moka Praneeth: Study of Mycobacteremia in Milliary and disseminated tuberculosis. With Department of Medicine. 2009-2011.
  • Dr. Varun Raghavan: Viral hepatitis co-infection among HIV/AIDS. With Department of Medicine. 2009-2011.
  • Dr. Anil Satyaraddi: Estimation of Free Rifampicin Drug Levels in Patients on Anti-Tuberculosis Therapy. With Department of Medicine. 2010-2012.
  • Dr. Aditya Singh Katiyal: Study of Haemostasis parameters in Tuberculosis. Department of Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 2010-13.
  • Dr. Dibyasundar Mahanta: To study the diagnosis utility of GeneXpert in diagnosis of pleural and lymph node tuberculosis. With Department of Medicine. 2012-2014.
  • Dr. Shailesh Patel: Rapid diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by GeneXpert in gastric aspirate of children with smear negative pulmonary tuberculosis. With Department of Paediatric Dr. RML Hospital and PGIMER, New Delhi, 2014-2016.
  • Neha Bidhuri: Rapid Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by GeneXpert in gastric aspirates of children with clinically and radiologically diagnosed cases of pulmonary tuberculosis. With Department of Paediatric Dr. RML Hospital and PGIMER, New Delhi, 2015-2017.
  • Pronita Banerjee: Rapid Diagnosis of Suspected Pulmonary TB in Children Less Than 18yrs by Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification. With Department of Paediatric Dr. RML Hospital and PGIMER, New Delhi, 2017-2020.
  • MSc. /M. Tech Students (only Recent)
  • 2005
    Pawan Dharkee, CCS University, Meerut
    Naveen Kumar Bhardwaj, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
    Vijaya Bharti, Dept. of Biomedical Science, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
    Dilip Kumar, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra
    Prasant Kumari, Dr.Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra
    Vinay Sagar, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
    Varish Ahmed, Dept. of Biotechnology, Madhav Institute of Technology, Gwalior
  • 2006
    Preeti Tripathi, Dept of Biotechnology, CSJM University, Kanpur
    Mona Singh, Allahabad Agriculture Institute, Allahabad
    Anjali, Dept. of Biosciences, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat
    Prodiksha Chaturvedi, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Chandni Trehan, Dept. of Biotechnology, Guru Jambeshwar University, Hissar
    ParulAggarwal, Extol Faculty of Life Sciences Bhopal
    ArshiMunawwar, Extol Faculty of Life Sciences, Bhopal
    Shivani Chhabra, Dolphin Institute of Biomedical & Natural Science, HNB Garhwal Univ. Srinagar
    Stephan Carpenter, University of Massachusetts Medical School’s
    Jogendra Singh Nim, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Ginni Singh, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Garima Sharma, Banasthali Vidyapeeth
  • 2007
    ShatakshiSood, Bioengineering Research Centre, Rai Foundation College, Delhi
    Hem Kumar, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Dolly Dixit, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Harishankar Yadav, EFLS Extol College, Bhopal
    Shah Alam, JRN-RVP-University, Udaipur
    Sharad Kr. Nimlekar, Bundelkhand University
    Dr. Rajani Malla (Ph.D.), Department of Microbiology, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • 2008
    Kumar SiddharthTalakdar, Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida
    Deepak Parashar, I.P. College, Bulandshahr
    Mamta Mishra, Punjab Technical University, Delhi
    Mohd. Tarique, Deptt. of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi
    Raj Narayan Yadav, Allahabad Agriculture Institute, Deemed University, Allahabad
  • 2009
    Tanika Singh, Punjab Technical University, Delhi
    Cynthiya, Madurai Kamraj University, Madurai
    Manisha Jain, Punjab Technical University, Delhi
    Pratiksha Singh, CCS University, Meerut
    Pratima Devi, Dr. BR Ambedkar University, Agra
    Ravi Rajput, Deptt. of Microbiology, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Ravi Raj Singh, Deptt. of Microbiology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Himank Kumar, College of Nursing, L.H.M.C., New Delhi
    Rhea Tyagi, Amity University
    Shefali Jain, Dept. of Microbiology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Nayeem Ahmed, Deptt. of Microbiology, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
  • 2010
    Ravi Raj Singh, Deptt. of Microbiology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior

    Nisha Fatima, Deptt. of Biotechnology, Institute of Engg. & Technology, Meerut
    ParamjeetKinha, Vanasthali Vidyapeeth University, Rajasthan
    Nayeem Ahmed, Deptt. of Microbiology, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut
    Ravi Rajput, Deptt. of Microbiology, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut

  • 2011
    Sanchit Bhatnagar, Amity University, NOIDA
    Abhay Jeet Singh, Amity University, NOIDA
    Shreyanshi Paul, Amity University, NOIDA
    Iqram Singh, Amity University, NOIDA
    Siddhartha Singh Shisodia, Amity University, NOIDA
    Syed Beenish Rufai, H.N.B. Garhwal University Uttarakhand
  • 2012
    PreetiGujan, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Bhairab Mondal, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Sakshi Rawat, N.C. College of Engineering, Kurukshetra University
    Niharika Marmat, Vikram University, Ujjain
    Karuna Goswami, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
    Alpana Singh, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
  • 2014
    Vivek Singh Rawat, HNB University, Garhwal
    Divya Sharma, Banashthali Vidyapeeth, Jaipur
  • 2016
    ShrutiKahol, Jamia Hamdard University, Delhi
    PavitaranAlambyan, Department of Biophysics, AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Short Term Trainings Imparted:
  • Conducted a three Months Certificate Course on Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis (Govt. of India Programme), March- June 1996.
  • Several M.Sc. and Ph.D. students from various universities from within and outside India have been offered summer and other short term training on the molecular biology and diagnostic microbiology in my laboratory.
  • National level Continuing Medical Education Programme on Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, AIIMS, November 21, 1997.
  • One MD Student from University of Karolinska (Sweden) was taught AIDS and trained for diagnosing the opportunistic infectious diseases in AIDS patients, under International Collaborative Programme for 15 days in 1998-99.
  • Conducted a Ten days hands-on molecular biology training programme sponsored by World Health Organisation and National Institute of Biologicals. July 6-15, 1999.
  • Conducted a hands-on-training programme on gene amplification techniques including NASBA for senior scientists. January 21-15, 2000.
  • Conducted a hands-on DBT sponsored workshop on Molecular methods for Infectious Disease Diagnosis for Mid-career Laboratory Managers from December 1-21, 2000.
  • Three months summer training given to 5 PG /PhD students from AMU, Aligarh; Dr. BR Ambedkar University, Agra; University of Patiala and Patliputra University, Patna, in 2001.
  • In year 2002, Six months training was imparted to 6 PG/PhD students from, Vikram University, Ujjain; Garhwal University, Srinagar; Jamia Millia University, Delhi and IIT, Bombay in 2002.
  • Six months training on molecular biology was imparted to 5 PG/PhD students from Vikram University, Ujjain, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi and MD University, Rohtak in 2003.
  • Eight students, 4 from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi; 2 from JP Institute of Technology, Himachal Pradesh, 1 from Allahabad University, Allahabad and 1 PG Doctor from Cuttack, Orissa underwent short term training in Molecular Biology during 2004.
  • One MD student (Eric Fauvel) from University of Paris underwent training in TB laboratory under my guidance for 3 months, August-November, 2004.
  • Nine students, 4 from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi; 2 from CCS University, Meerut; 2 from Dr.Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, Agra; and 1 from Madhav Institute of Technology Science, Gwalior; underwent short term training in Molecular Biology in 2005.
  • Nine students, 2 from Bhopal University, Bhopal, 1 from Guru Jambeshwar University, Hissar, 1 from Sardar Patel University, Anand, Gujarat, 1 from Madhav Institute of Technology Science, Gwalior, 1 from CSJM University, Kanpur, 1 from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, 1 from Allahabad Agricultural University, Allahabad, 1 from Jiwaji University, Gwalior underwent short term training in Molecular Biology during 2006.
  • One student from University of Massachusetts, USA worked successfully on a research project in my laboratory from August to November 2006.
  • Organised workshop on Right to information for government employees, on 27th April 2007.
  • Ten national and international participants were trained on NASBA system for HIV Viral Load monitoring during the Preconference International workshop on January 25, 2008.
  • Twenty five participants were trained on recent advances in the diagnosis of intestinal parasitic diseases during the Pre-IAMM conference workshop November 21, 2012.
  • Ten participants from NER India were trained during a Short term training course on recent techniques in infectious disease diagnosis for mid-career doctors/scientists of North East Region in India from 29thApril to 9th May 2013.
  • ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES/ MEETINGS
  • Member- National Congress of Medical Microbiologists, at All India Institute of Sciences, New Delhi, October, 1992.
  • XXXIII National Conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, November 1992.
  • Organising Secretary- National Symposium on Toxoplasmosis in India. First symposium held at AIIMS, New Delhi from September 27-28, 1995.
  • Member- International CME on Laboratory Approach to Paediatric Problems, at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, October 11-13, 1995.
  • Course Director- Three Months Certificate Course on Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis (Govt. of India Programme) March- June 1996.
  • Organising Secretary- National Continuing Medical Education Programme on Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, AIIMS, November 21, 1997.
  • Organising Secretary- National Symposium on Rapid Diagnosis of Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts, AIIMS, November, 22-23, 1997.
  • Course Co-ordinator for WHO-AIIMS-NIB Hands-on Workshop on Molecular methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis. July 5-15, 1999.
  • Organising Secretary- First National Conference of Laboratory Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi from January 27-29, 2000.
  • Course Co-ordinator- Hands-on Workshop on Molecular Methods in Disease Diagnosis. AIIMS, New Delhi, January 21-25, 2000.
  • Course Director- DBT-AIIMS, Hands-on Wet Workshop on Automation and Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease diagnosis. December 1-23, 2000.
  • Organising Secretary- Hands-on Workshop on Molecular Methods in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, AIIMS, New Delhi, February 16-20, 2002.
  • Organising Secretary- Second National Conference of Laboratory Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, February. 21-23, 2002.
  • Organising Secretary- International Symposium on Leishmaniasis, New Delhi, Feb. 23-24, 2002.
  • Course Director- DBT-AIIMS Hands-on Workshop on Molecular Biology in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, May 1-23, 2002.
  • Course Director- DBT-AIIMS Hands-on Workshop on Molecular Biology in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, August 4-23, 2003.
  • Course Director- DBT-AIIMS Hands- on Workshop on Molecular Biology in Infectious Disease Diagnosis, February 17- March 5, 2005.
  • Course Director- Hands-on Workshop on HIV Viral Load monitoring, AIIMS, New Delhi, March 25-26, 2006.
  • Course Director- Hands-on Workshop on Molecular Diagnosis of Tuberculosis, AIIMS, New Delhi, March 25-26, 2006.
  • Course Director- Hands-on Workshop on Laboratory Diagnosis of Opportunistic Intestinal Parasites in AIDS Patients, AIIMS, New Delhi, March 25-26, 2006.
  • Course Director- Hands-on Workshop on Laboratory Diagnosis of acute Toxoplasmosis in AIDS, AIIMS, New Delhi, March 26, 2006.
  • Organising Secretary, International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens in AIDS (ICOPA-INDIA), New Delhi, February 27-29, 2006.
  • Chairman, International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens in AIDS (ICOPA-INDIA), New Delhi, February 27-29, 2008.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, Second National Conference of Tropical Parasitology (Tropacon-2), New Delhi, October 30- November 2, 2008.
  • Chairman, International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens (ICOPA-INDIA), New Delhi, September 27-30, 2010.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, One day TB awareness and anti-spitting rally and awareness programmes organized on the occasion of World TB Day, New Delhi, 24th March 2014.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, TB awareness Marathon, organized on the occasion of World TB Day, New Delhi, 24th March 2014.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, One day “Brain storming symposium on Tuberculosis: Challenges in diagnosis and management” and expert panel discussion, organized at the occasion of World TB Day, New Delhi, 24th March 2015.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, Hands On-Workshop on The laboratory Diagnosis of Intestinal Parasitic Diseases: under the aegis of Indian Association of Medical Microbiologist Delhi Chapter (MICRO-D-CON 2015). December 10, 2015.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, CME on Rapid Diagnostics: During the Bio-Asia Global Summit under the aegis of Federation of Asian Biotech Associations [FABA], Hotel Novotel, Hyderabad. February 8, 2016.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, National symposium on Challenges in Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Management: organized at the occasion of World TB Day, March 30, 2016.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, National Conference on Scientific Updates on Zoonotic Disease Control, at AIIMS, New Delhi, On the occasion of World zoonosis day- July 6, 2016.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, PG Assembly, 2016 for MD students titled “Preparing for the future” under the aegis of IAMM-Delhi, August 22-24, 2016.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, Hands on Workshop for Technical Staff for Quality Control in Serology. Under the aegis of IAMM-Delhi, September 9-12, 2016.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, Symposium on “Challenges in Diagnosis and Elimination of Tuberculosis” on World TB day-March 24, 2017.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists– Delhi Chapter meeting. March 25, 2017.
  • Chairman, Organising Committee, National Conference on Scientific Updates on Zoonotic Disease Control, at AIIMS, New Delhi, On the occasion of World zoonosis day- July 6, 2017.
  • Organising Chairman- 59 Annual Conference of National Academy of Medical Sciences, AIIMS, Bhopal, October, 11-13, 2019.
  • Organization of Medical and-Social Awareness Camps
  • Actively involved in social upliftment of underprivileged and providing free medical help and awareness programmes through medical camps, public lectures etc.
  • 2009, Organised a WORKSHOP ON SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT, at Jindal International School, Rohini on January 11, 2009.
  • 2008, Co-organised a Free Medical Check-up camp at Jindal International School, Sector, 28, Rohini, Delhi on Sunday, the 20th April.
  • 2007, Co-organised a Free Medical Check-up camp at Jindal International School, Sector, 28, Rohini, Delhi on Sunday, the 22nd April.
  • 2007, Organised a Seminar-Cum-Workshop on RTI, Act, 2005 on Sunday, the 27th. May, at AIIMS, New Delhi.
  • 2006, Organised One Day Free Medical Camp with CAP Foundation at Jindal Public School, Dashrathpuri, Dwarka Palam Road, New Delhi on Sunday, the 27th September.
  • 2004, Organised medical camp at Gurgaon through an NGO.
  • 2002, Organised kala-azar and malaria diagnostic camps various districts of Bihar.
  • 2000, Organised kala-azar detection camp in Samastipur district of Bihar.
  • 1998-9, Organised kala-azar detection camp in Samastipur, Vaishali, Patna, Hazipur, Bihar.
  • 1996-1997, Organised kala-azar detection camp in Darbhanga, Samastipur, Shahibganj, Dumka and Vaishali districts, Bihar.
  • 1993, Organised a medical camp to help, diagnose and treat the victims of poisonous smoke broke out in KardamPuri, Trans-Yamuna area of Delhi. Findings Published in Lancet.

Saba Shahdad:  Species identification of Mycobacteria using 16S rRNA gene sequencing.

R. Sivakumar: Studies on Kinesin related antigen gene of Leishmania donovani and its diagnostic application.

Manjot Kaur: Study of the utility of automated Mycobacterial culture system (Bactec-960) and PCR technique   for Mycobacterial disease diagnosis.

Ayan Dey: Developing chimeric DNA Vaccine against Leishmaniasis and Tuberculosis.

K. Gopinath: PCR and Sequence based identification of Mycobacterium spp. isolated from extra pulmonary tuberculosis cases.

Sandeep Kumar: Genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using Molecular methods,Spoligotyping and IS6110 RFLP Contact investigations in tuberculosis.

Umakant Sharma: Isolation and Purification of active compounds with Anti-Leishmanial activity from Indian flora.

M. Mani Sankar: Detection of Mycobacterium in patients of suspected extra pulmonary tuberculosis.

Manoj Mumar: Prevalence of Beijing & Non-Beijing genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from different human body site..

Jyotsna Mishra: Elucidating the expression profile of the genes involved in apoptosis of L. donovani & their possible role in miltefosine resistance.

Amit Singh: Identification, molecular cloning and characterization of protein(s) involved in multi-drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Arshi Munawwar: To study the role of Human Herpes Viruses in the transmission & pathogenesis of HIV-1.

Parveen Kumar: Development of a Loop Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) Assay for rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis & Non Tuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) from clinical samples.

Jitendra Singh: Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by spoligotyping and 24 locus Mycobacterial Interspersed Repetitive unit-Variable Number of Tandem Repeat typing from different geographical regions of India.

 

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