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Conferences & Workshops Attended: 15 Workshops & 9 Conferences

Presentations: 8

Publications: 11

Conferences & Workshops Organized: 2





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Academic Qualification: M.D.(Siddha)




Additional Qualification:

Completed PDCR

ICMR-NIE - Online course Introduction to Biostatistics

ICMR-NIE - Online course Health Research Fundamentals

ICMR-NIE - Online course "Scientific Writing in Health Research"

Personal Details :

Marital Status : Married

Date of Joining : 09-01-2017

Research Experience & Area of Specialisation

  • Worked as a Co-Investigatior in “A prospective non-randomised open label controlled interventional study on the effect of Siddha intervention Nilavembu kudineer/kabasura kudineer as a prophylactic measure among high risk population (Health Care Workers/Containment Zone population) exposed to COVID 19”.
  • Clinical evaluation of Siddha herbal formulation naayuruvi kuzhi thylam for the treatment of Suvasa irumal (Bronchial Asthma).
  • Worked as a Committee member regarding preparation of AYUSH India specific guidelines Diagnosis & Management of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome organised by Kasthurba Health Society Medical Research Centre.
  • Reproductive and Child Health.


An open double arm randomized comparative clinical trial to evaluate and compare the efficacy of Siddha herbal formulations Kalingadhy thailam and Inji churnam in reducing pain among Reproductive age group with Dhoorasoolai NAMSTPZAA1.8 (Primary dysmenorrhea) at SCRI OPD Chennai- A pilot study.

Co-Investigator in “A Three Arm Randomized parallel study to compare the effectiveness of Bethimaruthuvam(Theraputic purgation) in vitiated Vatham among Santhuvatham(NAMSTP:Z26) patients attending SCRI, Chennai”.

Co-Investigator in Siddha intervention – Kaba Sura Kudineer (KSK) as a Prophylactic measure among high risk population (Health Care Workers/Containment Zone population) exposed to COVID-19 (SIDDHALION).

Books Published

  1. AGATHIYAR Monograph
  2. SPROUT protocol for external therapy
  3. International code for diseases ICD
  4. WHO terminology


  • Got appreciation mail from WHO for “Standard Terminology of Siddha Medicine”, who developed its “Zero Draft” in 2019 from Dr Geetha Krishnan GOPALAKRISHNA PILLAI, Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Medicine Unit, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia,1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland on 19/04/2020
  • Received certificate and Memento for COVID related publication in Indexed Journal.