Dr. Murlimanju B.V. presently works as Associate Professor in the Department of Anatomy at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Manipal University, India. He completed MBBS from J.J.M. Medical College, Davangere, India and MD in Human Anatomy from Manipal University, Manipal, India. He has teaching experience in Anatomy for more than 10 years. He also worked as a junior resident in the Department of Neurosurgery for 2 years. He has published more than 50 scientific articles which are indexed in Pubmed/Medline. His area of interest in the research include Clinical Anatomy, Morphology and Anthropology. He has attended 9 International conferences across the world and presented his scientific papers. He has accomplished good teacher award in Anatomy from the Manipal University in 2016. He was rewarded Dr. Prakash H.S. gold medal for the highest number of publications in the year 2012 by the Anatomica Karnataka. He is a peer reviewer for more than 20 journals which are indexed in Scopus/Medline/Web of Science.