Dr. A.M.V.R Narendra pursued MBBS from University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada in 1993
MD (Internal Medicine) from Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Hyderabad in 1998
DM (Clinical Hematology) from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi in 2007
Dr. Narendra has more than 15 years of experience working in the Department of Hematology at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad
Done first successful syngenic stem cell transplantation in united Andhra Pradesh in 2008 followed by establishing a successful allogeneic stem cell transplantation and transplantation done for all types of blood disorders including congenital, acquired bone marrow failure, Thalassemia, Myelodysplastic syndrome blood disorders like HLH (Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis syndrome and acute Leukemia’s
Anti-thymocyte globulin therapy for aplastic anemia patients in 2002, and it’s being continued successfully
Arsenic Trioxide therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia for the first time in NIMS
Treatment of Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytic Syndrome for the first time in NIMS
Skills / Expertise
Allergenic stem cell transplantation including Matched unrelated stem cell transplantation.
Fudarabine, cyclophosphamide and horse antithymocyte globulin conditioning regimen for allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation performed in non – HEPA filter rooms for multiply transfused patients with severe aplastic anemia R Kumar, S Prem, M Mahapatra, T Seth, DR Chowdhary, P Mishra, L Pillai, AMVR Narendra, NK Mehra, R Saxena and VP Choudhry –Bone Marrow Transplantation (2006) 37, 745 – 749.
Synchronous Thyroid involvement in Plasma cell Leukemia masquerading as Hoshimoto’s Thyroiditis: Role of Ancillary Cytology Techniques in Diagnostic Work up Ashwin Tandon, T.Roshini Paul, Rekha Singh and A.M.V.R.Narendra Endocrine pathology DOI 10.1007/s 12022-015-9392-5.
Parvovirus B 19 induced transient Aplastic Crisis in an Immunocompetent child- Letter to Editor Meetu Agrawal, Roshini T Paul, Pramod Pamu. And Narendra AMVR Turkish J of Pathology (2015) vol 31, No.2, 158-159.
Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis – A case report AMVR Narendra, G.Varun Kumar, V.R. Srinivasan, A. Krishna Prasad, Shetty Mallikarjuna Indian J of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (2012)–DOI 10.1007/s 12288- 012-0210-7.
Study of Aplastic Anemia with Cyclosporine in resource poor setting Mallikarjuna Shetty, A.M.V.R.Narendra. et al Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 2016 June, Vol-10(6): OC 15- OC 18.
Research & Presentations
Member of Indian Society of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine
Awards & Recognition
Was awarded first prize in the Free Paper Presentation session at 4th Annual Conference – AP State Chapter of Indian Society of Hematology and Blood transfusion (2012), Hyderabad