Designation / Role: Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, JSSMC, JSSAHER
  • Publications: Original articles -180; International –152, National -28, Books –3, Book chapters – 8, h-index – 53 and i10-index – 98, Total Citations – 46,886, Average Impact factor 16.2
  • Areas of special interest: Asthma, COPD, Air pollution, Food Allergy, Drug allergy
  • Special awards and recognition: Young Scientist-ICAAI, Raju award – ICAAI, WAO travel grant, Best thematic paper at NAPCON, Tatachari award for best research paper – JSS, Best referee Lung India, Shivpuri Oration 2017 (ICAAI), OA Sarma oration 2019 (ICS)
  • Serving on 9 committees of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, USA, 
  • Served on Difficult Asthma  and Climate change and Allergy working groups AAAAI
  • Global Council of Governors (2018-2020) and Airway Network Steering Committees (2017-2022) of the American College Chest Physicians
  • Reviewer for European Respiratory Society annual congress 2011-2015, American College of Chest Physicians annual congress 2014-2018 and World Congress, Global Health Equity Scholarship (USA) 2014-2016, Combined Universities for Global Health, USA (2017,18, 19), AAAAI (2019)
  • Reviewer for 39 journals (5 National and 34 International), Grant reviewer for Indian Council of Medical Research and Rajiv Gandhi Health University, Associate Editor, BMC Pulmonary Medicine
  • Funding agencies: ICMR, European Commission, DST, UGC, FIP (Netherlands), DBT, Indo US (NIH), GHES (NIH, USA), GID (NIH, USA), MRC (UK), RNTCP, Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation, Wellcome DBT, LaTrobe University (Australia) - Total grants of 23 crores (INR)
  • Collaborator for large International and national studies: Europrevall (Food Allergy), BOLD I & II (COPD), Global Burden of Disease (GBD), ICMR – Asthma and COPD, GLIMP, Embarc, Global Asthma Network. Between 2000-2020: completed household and school survey of >100,000 subjects), 
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