Dr. Srirangaraj Sreenivasan is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology at Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pondicherry, India. He completed his MBBS from Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur and M.D. in Microbiology from Mysore Medical College, Mysore. He secured the second rank in MD Microbiology from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. He has over 44 publications in various national and international journals to his credit. He has authored a monograph and also contributed a chapter on Microbiology in ‘JIPMER 2014’ and ‘JIPMER 2015’ book series.. He has presented 15 papers as oral or poster presentations in various regional, national and international conferences. He has won prizes in conferences- for best poster and in quiz competitions. He has been an external examiner for MBBS at Tamilnadu Dr.MGR University and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. He is also a reviewer for 7 pub-med indexed international and national journals like International journal of STD and AIDS, Indian journal of Medical Research, Journal of infection in developing countries, Journal of Epidemiology and molecular biology (Elsevier), Saudi Medical Journal, Sahara journal and Australasian Medical Journal. He also held the post of Deputy Controller of examinations, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University (SBVU) for 2 1/2 years and is currently Controller of Examinations, SBVU.
immunological monitoring of HIV (CD4 counts by flow cytometry), bacteriology of Vibrio and Salmonella, as well as Hospital-acquired infections.