Completed his MBBS from S.V. Medical College Tirupathi NTRUHS, India (2001-2007)
Completed his DNB – Pediatrics from KKCTH, Chennai 2008-2011
Completed his Pediatric Oncology and SCT fellowship from TATA medical Centre, Kolkata (2012-2013)
Completed his DM- Medical Oncology from JIPMER (2013-2016)
Omega hospitals,Guntur institute of oncology
American oncology institute at NRI medical college, Vijayawada.
Skills / Expertise
Central and peripheral venous catheters insertion
Hickmann catheters insertion
Chemoport under general anesthesia [individually done 26 as of 06/11/2018]
Apheresis procedures for stem cell collection and cryo mixing and storing
Simple FNAC and biopsies
Palliative procedures like pleural tapping, ICD insertion, pleurodesis
Intrathecal drug delivery
.DyskeratosisCongenita with Acute Pre B Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia in a 10-year-old Girl. VijayashekaranKalasekhar, SrivaishnavaRanjith, the Indian Journal of Pediatrics, September 2015, Volume 82, Issue 9, pp 867-868.
“The Impact Of Oncologist Initiated Selective Review Of Pathology Specimens In Multidisciplinary Onco-Pathological Discussions On The Management Of Malignancies In A University Hospital In India.”British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research 17(7): 1-6, 2016.
Study of gefitinib maintenance in unselected patients with metastatic primary lung adenocarcinoma-A descriptive study. Indian journal of cancer,vol 54,issue 1;jan-march 2017.
Gemcitabine and carboplatin in metastatic non small cell lung cancer: experience from a tertiary cancer center in south India. Indian journal of cancer,vol 54,issue 1;jan-march 2017.
Cefepime vs. Cefeperazone/sulbactum in combination with amikacin as empirical antibiotic therapy in febrile neutropenia.Supportive care in oncology ,17 may 2018.
Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Indian oncology residents on clinical trials –An observational study,has been accepted for publication in journal of cancer therapy.
Role of IgE in health and disease, Pediatric allergy update bulletin 1st volume,2010
Editor for manual of neonatal ventilator workshop book, for National neonatal conference 2011
Author for 8 topics in Scott Pediatrics 3rd edition (Clinical methods for Pediatric postgraduates)
Research & Presentations
Awards & Recognition
2nd prize in IAP pediatric undergraduate quiz at state level in 2006.
2nd prize in pediatric endocrinology quiz at national IAP pediatric endocrinology conference in Chennai 2011.
1st prize in pediatric asthma quiz inter collage competition in 2009 at KKCTH, Chennai.
1st prize in pediatric asthma quiz competition for postgraduates in may 2010 at KKCTH,Chennai.
Oral presentation on Prevalence of Minimal hepatic encephalopathy in national IAP Pediatric gastro enterology in 2010 at Calicut,kerala, got 2nd prize in pediatric hepatology
Poster presentation on “profile of Choledochal cyst” in a tertiary care center, got 1st prize in hepatology, in national IAP pediatric gastro enterology 2010 at Calicut, kerala.
Best paper award on breast feeding in world breast feeding week in 2010 at KKCTH
2nd prize in OSCE training program for year 2010 in KKCTH.
2nd prize in pediatric PG training program in RIPE 2010 at SRMC,Chennai.
Gold medal in DNB pediatric for year 2011 all over India.
Best outgoing student award from KKCTH in year 2011.
CK Handoo Award for Best Poster Presentation in ISMPOCON 2014,Kolkata,India.