Consultant Pediatrician and Adolescent Physician.
A graduate from Bangalore Medical College, she secured the seventh rank in Bangalore University in her MBBS. She trained for DNB in Pediatrics in St. Martha’s Hospital and in Vani Vilas Children’s Hospital.
She is a Consultant in Pediatrics for the past twenty eight years. Having a special interest in Adolescent medicine, she did a post graduate diploma course in the subject from Kerala University in 2014. She is a member of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, is an active member of the Adolescent Health Academy sub chapter of the IAP and was an EB member of the Bangalore Branch of the Academy for 2016-17.
Has interacted with many middle and high school children and delivered talks at various private and government schools on health issues such as nutrition, hygiene, mental health, safety, sexual abuse prevention and social media and it’s effect on adolescent health. She has written articles for the national e Bulletin of the Adolescent Health Academy, Adolescent Today, and also contributed articles for souvenirs of local and state level conferences.