Dean (Research)

Prof. S. Sowmya MBBS, MD
Professor Dr. S. Sowmya is having 23 years of undergraduate teaching and 16 years of postgraduate teaching experience. She has joined Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute in the year 2017 and joined Dean Research in the year 2021. Her special interest includes histopathology, Cytopathology, Molecular Pathology, and Medical Education. She has 32 research publications in peer-reviewed medical journals.
His original contribution on biliary lithogenesis in India including importance of multimodal analysis leading to a novel concept of the sequence in biliary lithogenesis based on crystallography and epitaxial growth has been received well and published in the Indian Journal of Medical Research in four parts in consecutive issues.

Recipients of several awards, Prof. N.Ananthakrishnan  has been Included in the Marquis Who’s Who of the World (USA) and the dictionary of International Biography (UK) for his outstanding contribution to science.

At Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Prof.N.Ananthakrishnan spearheaded the efforts to usher in competency based postgraduate education, the first of its kind in the country. Prior to taking up the post of Dean of Faculty, Prof. N.Ananthakrishnan had  served Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth with distinction in his capacity as Dean of Research and Allied Health sciences.

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Prof. S. Sowmya