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Name & Designation

Dr.Parameshwari Srijayanth

        REGISTRAR (FAC)

 

Profile - Education

         MBBS M.Sc.  Epidemiology (PhD) 

 

Experience

   

Position

Name of Institution

From

To

CRRI

Stanley Medical college

1986

1987

Special Trainee

Government Kilpauk Medical College ( MBBS students)

1989

1990

Research Medical officer

“ACCERT” – Institue of Child Health,Egmore (undergraduate students)

1991

1993

Research Medical officer

Clinical Epidemiology Unit- Madras Medical College (under graduate students)

1993

1995

Research Medical Officer/Tutor

Department of Experimental Medicine, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

1995

2009

Assistant Professor

Department of Experimental Medicine, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

March, 2009

12th December, 2012

M.Sc.Epidemiology

Department of Epidemiology,The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

August , 2009

September,2011

HOD i/c

Department of medical Education & Curriculum  Development

12th

December, 2011

28th January 2012

 

HOD i/c

Department of Epidemiology,The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

1st

February, 2012

 

Member of Senate

The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

2011

Till date

Standing Academic Board Member

The TN Dr.MGR Medical University

2011

Till date

 

 

 

Membership

 

Achievements

 

Projects

  

1.      “An Observational study of the sero prevalence of, and intervention to decrease risk of MTCT of HIV-1 in Tamilnadu,India” -Project Co ordinator for Indo US Colloborative PMTCT project between  NICHD, USA and The TN Dr.MGR Medical University.

 2.      To prevent Mother to Child Transmission of HIV in Registered/unregistered pregnant women in Namakkal District, TamilNadu, South India. Programme Co ordinator of Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation programme, USA. 

 3.      Resource person – Training Programme on Management of HIV/AIDS for Medical Doctors – APAC/USAID Project ( 200 Medical Doctors in 10 batches) January 2006 -  February 2007.

 4.      Resource person – Research Methodology & Biostatistics workshop of Department of Epidemiology and Department of Siddha, the TN Dr.MGR Medical University, Guindy, Chennai. July, 2010 – ongoing.

 

Publications

  • National & International Journals.

  1.R.Priyadarshini, Jasmine S Sundar, Valarmathi. S, Kalpana. S, Parameswari Srijayanth Impact of media on the physical health of urban school children of age group 11-17yrs in Chennai - A cross sectional study IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) Volume 9, Issue 5 (Mar. - Apr. 2013), PP 30-35 e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845.   

2.   Jasmine S Sundar,T Uma,S Parameswari, S Sekar, N Kabilan, Mayilvahanan Natarajan “A rare combination of disease presentation of HIV positive person, attending Government Hospital, Chennai – a case report”  BMC Infectious Disease 2012, 12(Suppl 1):P37

3.  S. Kalpana, Jasmine S. Sundar, S. Parameswari, P. Kuganantham, Jerard Maria Selvam, Ms. S. Valarmathi, Manjula Datta “ Isolation and Identification of Group A Streptococcal Infection Among Slum Children in the Age Group of 5-15 Years in Chennai - One Year Prospective Study - IOSR Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences (IOSRJPBS) ISSN : 2278-3008 Volume 2, Issue 1 (July-August 2012), PP 27-30  

4..Premalatha T*, Valarmathi S, Parameshwari Srijayanth, Jasmine S Sundar and Kalpana S “Prevalence of Anemia and its Associated Factors among Adolescent School Girls in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, INDIA”-Epidemiology open access-August 27 2012  

5.Mini Jacob,Anitha D,Vijayakumari JJ,Parameswari S,Sivakumar S. Detection of HIV drug resistance mutations in pregnant women receiving single dose Nevirapine in South India, Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology 2011

6.Antony Jenit, Mini Jacob, Parameswari S . Awareness and acceptability of circumcision among the long distance truck drivers in Namak.kal District of Tamilnadu, India National Medical Journal of India..2011   

7..Jennifer .S.Read, NM.Samuel, Parameshwari Srijayanth, S.Dharmarajan, Hannah.VanHook, Mini.Jacob,V.Junankar,James Bethel,Eunice U, Sonia Stoszek Infants of Human Immunodeficiency virus Type- 1 Infected women in rural South India. – Feeding patterns and risk o mother To Child Transmission . Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2010; vol 29:Number 1 –January 2010 page 14-17  

8.  Srijayanth Parameshwari, Jacob Mini S, Vijayakumari JJ, Diana Shalini, Sushi Mary, Sivakumar M.R. A successful program on Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV at Government hospital, Tiruchengode Taluk, Namakkal District. Indian Journal of Community Medicine July - Sep, 2009- vol  , issue  

9.  Radhakrishnan .R., Samuel NM., Mini Jacob. S., Murthy B.N., Parameshwari S., Kavitha D., HansJager.,Transmission ofCell free ( CFV)RNA through Breast feeding : A Pilot study in Chennai, India. The Libyan Journal of Infectious Diseases. Vol 3 No.1 : January 2009  

10.   Mini Jacob S MD, Anitha D MSc, Vishwanath R MSc, Parameshwari S MBBS, Samuel NM PhD. The use of dried blood spots on filter paper for the diagnosis of HIV-1 in infants born to  HIV seropositive women. Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. Year : 2008,Volume 26,Issue :1 Page :71-74

  11..NM.Samuel  P.Srijayanth,    S.Dharmarajan,   J.  Bethel,H.VanHook, M.Jacob,V.Junankar,J.Chamberlin,D.Collins, & J.S.Read “Acceptance of HIV-1 Education & Voluntary counseling/testing by & seroprevalence of HIV-1 among, pregnant women in rural South India”. Indian J Med Research 125, January 2007, pp 49- 64.  

12. Jennifer S. Read.N.M.Samuel,S.Parameshwari,Shoba Dharmarajan, Hannah  VanHook,S.Mini Jacob.Junankar, James Bethel, Jahong Xu, and Sonia K.    Stotszek. – J International Association of Physicians AIDS care (Chic III) 2007 6: 125 -136  

13.. Deepti Gupta, Dekey Lhea, R.Viswanath, S.Mni Jacob, S.Parameshwari, R.Radhakrishnan, Kristy Seidel,Lisa H.Frenkel, NM.Samuel and Ann J.Melwin.  “Effectiveness of Antenatal Group HIV Voluntary Counseling And Testing Services in Rural India” Journal of AIDS Education and Prevention.19 (3),187 – 197,2007  

14..Samuel N M, Parameshwari S, Swarnakumari - Zidovudine in HIV positive pregnant     women and their infants – National Medical Journal.1996:9,20.

PubMed Publication

1..K Mary Sushi, S Mini Jacob, R Viswanath, S Parameshwari, N M Samuel “External Quality assurance in voluntary counseling & testing centres in Southern India” The XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);B11136 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):B11136]  

2.S M Jacob, S Parameshwari, N M Samuel “ Implementation of HIV mother-to-child transmission prevention program in a Primary Health Center in India” The  XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);E12214 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):E12214] 

3.R Radhakrishnan, S Mini Jacob, S Parameshwari, R Rukmani, N M Samuel “ Infant feeding practices and its effect on infants born to HIV seropositive women – Tamil nadu, India” The XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);B11912 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):B11912]  

4.D Shoba, S Parameshwari, S M Jacob, N M Samuel “ Follow up of children of HIV seropositive women from a cohort in rural South India – A Clinical report” The XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);B12580 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):B12580]

5.S Parameshwari, J Saramini, K Mary Sushi, N M Samuel “Detection of  discordant couples in a routine PMTCT clinic in India The XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);B11112 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):B11112] 

6.NM Samuel, S Mini Jacob, S Parameshwari, R Vishwanathan, CV Bhirmanandham, G Arunagiri, JJ Vijayakumari, K Dheenabandhu “Prevention of mother to infant programme in Rural India has facilitated HIV Prevention, ART and Care of the infected”. The XV International AIDS Conference 2004 July 11;6(3);ThPeB7078 [eJIAS, 2004 Jul11;1(1):ThPeB7078]

 Abstracts presented

   1.       Adherence level of Antiretroviral treatment (ART) and Antiretroviral prophylaxis among HIV positive women in Prevention of Parent To Child Transmission (PPTCT) centres,Chennai- 5th National conference of Aids Society of India 23-25 November2012,Bangalore

2.       Dr.E.Rajalakshmi, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam- A Profile of Childhood Tuberculosis in DOTS centres in Chennai- Jan3-5, 2013-International conference on “Global Public Health and Social Work”- Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Cochin, Kerala-

3.       Dr.E.Rajalakshmi, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam -Paediatric Tuberculosis (0-15) - A cross sectional survey in RNTCP centres in Chennai- Feb1-3, 2013-57th Annual Conference IPHACON 2013, Kolkata- Indian Public Health Association

4.       Dr.E.Rajalakshmi, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam-BCG Vaccination status and risk of childhood tuberculosis estimated in RNTCP centres in Chennai - Jan 11-12, 2013 6th National conference on Student’s Medical Research - Govt Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

5.       Dr.E.Rajalakshmi , S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam -Pediatric (0-14) Tuberculosis- Burden and its risk factors estimated in RNTCP Centres in Chennai- Feb8-10, 2013- 67th National Conference on Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases NATCON- 2012, Bihar Tuberculosis Association, Patna 6.       Dr.J.Carl Lewis, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam – Prevalence of Hypertension among school teachers in Chennai- Jan3-5, 2013-International conference on “Global Public Health and Social Work”- Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Cochin, Kerala- Poster presentation

7.       Dr.J.Carl Lewis, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam – Prevalence of prehypertension among school teachers in Chennai- Feb1-3, 2013-57th Annual Conference IPHACON 2013, Kolkata- Indian Public Health Association

8.       Dr.J.Carl Lewis, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.D.Shantharam - Prevalence of hypertension among PG Asst school teachers in Chennai - Jan 11-12, 2013 6th National conference on Student’s Medical Research - Govt Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

9.       Dr.J.Carl Lewis, S.Valarmathi, Dr.Jasmine S.Sundar, Dr.S.Kalpana, Dr.S.Parameswari, Dr.D.Shantharam- Prevalence of Hypertension among Private school teachers in Chennai-2nd & 3rd March 2013- Indiaclen annual conference on clinical epidemiology, Lucknow

10.  T. Uma, Parameswari Srijayanth, S. Valarmathi, S. Sekar, N. Kabilan, Mayil Vahanan Natarajan, “Sociodemographic profile of HIV/AIDS Patients at ART centre in Chennai” - International Science Symposium on HIV and Infectious Diseases 2012. YRG Care, Chennai January 20- 22, 2012.  

11.  Jasmine S Sundar, Joseph Maria Adaikalam, Parameswari S., Valarmathi S., Kabilan N., Mayil vahanan Natarajan.  “Prevalence and determinants of hypertension among urban school children in the age group of 13- 17 years in, Chennai, Tamilnadu.” - 56th National Conference by Indian Public Health Association Cochin feb 10-12 , 2012  

12.    T. Uma, Parameswari Srijayanth., A.S. Valan, Bubby Sasikumar, S. Sekar, N. Kabilan “Recent Trends of opportunistic infections  among Naïve HIV/AIDS patients in Chennai” - 4th National Conference ASICON 2011 at SGPGI, Lucknow 16 – 18, December 2011  

13.  Premalatha T., S. Valarmathi, Parameswari Srijayanth, Jasmine S. Sundar, Kabilan N., “Estimation of Prevalence of Anemia Among adolescent girls in the Age group of 13- 17 years in Chennai.” 56th   National Conference by Indian Public Health Association, Cochin feb 10-12, 2012.  

14.  T.Uma, Parameswari Srijayanth, S. Valarmathi, N. Kabilan, Mayil vahanan Natarajan “Behavioural  aspects of HIV/AIDS Patients at  ART centres in Chennai.” National Conference by Indian Public Health Association, Cochin. Feb 10-12,2012.   

15..Parameswari. S., Sadhana., Nandhagopal., Kabilan.N.,Jerard Maria Selvam.,Mayilvahanan Natrajan . Assessment of Adherence level among serpopositive pregnant women attending ART Center at Chennai, IAS Pathogenesis Conference . Rome, Italy, July, 2011.

16. Jerard M Selvam, Saramini Jacob, Parameswari S.,Vijayakumari J., Valarmathi S., Mayil Vahanan Natarajan Epidemiological profile of seropositive women attending PMTCT center, Namakkal,Tamilnadu. IAS Pathogenesis  Conference . Rome, Italy , July 2011.

 17. Parameshwari. S., Mini Jacob.S., Vijayakumari.JJ.,Antony Jennit .,Sivakumar MR., Meer Mustafa Hussain . K.Baseline Clinical Assessment of Pediatric HIV Patients at a Rural PMTCT Center. India – International Pediatric AIDS Conference – ( poster presentation) Infosys Auditorium, Mysore- November21 -22 , 2009

18.  J. Read1, N.M. Samuel2, P. Srijayanth2, S. Dharmarajan2, H. Van Hook3, M. Jacob2, V. Junankar3, J. Bethel3, E. Yu3, S. Stoszek3, Infants of HIV-1-Infected Women in Rural South India: Feeding Patterns and Risk of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV-1 July 2009 IAS meeting

19.  Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob, Vijayakumari JJ, Antony Jennit, Thilagavathi VC , Sivakuamr MR, Meer Mustafa Hussain K . Outcome of Different antiretroviral prophylaxis Administration Strategies in Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) Programs in rural India.,2nd National Conference Of AIDS Society of India, 27th February – 1st March 2009. Birla Convention center,Jaipur.

20.A study on HIV related Deaths at Namakkal District Headquarters Hospital at South India. Parameshwari. S., Dharmaraj., Mini Jacob, Antony Jennit, Sivakumar M.R. and Meer Mustafa Hussain. K XVII International AIDS Conference Mexico City, 3-8 August 2008

21.Awareness and acceptability of circumcision among the long distance truck drivers in Namakkal District of Tamilnadu, India . Antony Jennit, Mini S, Parameshwari . S., Sivakumar. M.R., Meer Mustafa Hussain XVII International AIDS Conference Mexico City, 3-8 August 2008

22. Vijayakumari JJ, S Anandhi, Jacob SM, Parameshwari S, Samuel NM Seroconversion among discordant couples in Namakkal PMTCT Program, Tamilnadu, India, Sivakumar MR XVII International AIDS Conference Mexico City, 3-8 August 2008 

23.  Ganesan A, Anitha D, Jacob Mini, Parameswari S, Sivakumar .M.R., Meer Mustafa Hussain. K .Leptospira Infection in Seropositive HIV Subjects in Chennai, South India. HIV

Congress 2008 March 21st – 23rd, Mumbai, India.

24.  S.Parameshwari,S.Mini Jacob,JJ.Vijayakumari., Antony Jennit., NM.Samuel, MR.Sivakumar,K.Meer Mustafa Hussain .Prevention of Mother To Child Transmission of HIV Program in Rural South India  ( ANC as a Entry Point). HIV Congress 2008 March 21st – 23rd, Mumbai, India.  

25.  Thilagavathy Chinnusamy, Antony Jennit, Vijayakumari JJ, Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob, Samuel NM . Outcome of the lower segment caesarian section (LSCS) in HIV positive women at District Head Quarter Hospital, Namakkal.. International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens in AIDS. Conference Proceedings. January 27-29, New Delhi, 2008, OP-15, p137.  

26.  Mini Jacob, Anitha D, Viswanath R, Ganesan A, Parameshwari S.Feasibility of using DNA PCR on Dried Blood Spots for diagnosis of HIV-1 in infants in a PMTCT program in South India. , International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens in AIDS. Conference Proceedings. January 27-29, New Delhi, 2008, PP-08, p150.  

27.E Ramesh Kumar, R Ravikumar, Jagadeesan, Mini Jacob, Parameshwari, NM Samuel. The Efficacy and adverse effects of combination of stavudine/lamivudine/nevirapine among adult HIV patients in Namakkal, Tamilnadu. International Conference on Opportunistic Pathogens in AIDS. Conference Proceedings. January 27-29, New Delhi, 2008, No.16, p175.

28. Mini Jacob, Parameshwari Srijayanth, Shoba Dharmarajan, Samuel NM,Doreen Collins, Sonia Stoszek, Viju Junankar, , James Bethel, Jennifer S Read. Severe Neutropenia among HIV-1-Exposed Infants according to Maternal Antiretroviral Prophylaxis Regimen..

Eighth International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection Nov 12th – 16th Nov, 2006

29.Shoba Dharmarajan, Samuel NM, Parameshwari Srijayanth, James Bethel, Hannah Vanhook, Mini Jacob, VijuJunankar,Doreen Collin, Jennifer Read. Hemoglobin among HIV- Infected Pregnant women in Rural India according to   antiretroviral prophylaxis regimens. Eighth International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection Nov 12th – 16th Nov, 2006  

30.Srijayanth P, Dharmarajan S, Read J, Jacob M, Samuel N, Elango R, Junankar V, Collins D, Van Hook H, Bethel J. Baseline knowledge regarding HIV infection and transmission among pregnant women in rural Tamil Nadu, India. Program and Abstracts of the 3rd IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 24-27, 2005) (abstract TuPe5.5P13).

31..Dharmarajan S, Srijayanth P, Read J, Samuel N, Jacob M, Van Hook H, Elango R, Collins D, Junankar V, Bethel J.  Risk factors for HIV-1 seropositivity among pregnant women in rural Tamil Nadu, India. Program and Abstracts of the 3rd IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment  (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 24-27, 2005) (abstract TuPe5.1P05).

32.Read JS, Srijayanth P, Dharmarajan S, Van Hook H, Jacob M, Junankar V, Samuel NM, Bethel J. Operational research (prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 in rural Tamil Nadu, India): risk factors for maternal HIV-1 seropositivity. Program and Abstracts of the 2005 Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies (Washington, D.C., May 2005) (abstract 1423).  

33.Read JS, Samuel NM, Srijayanth P, Van Hook H, Dharmarajan S, Jacob M, Junankar V, Bethel J. HIV infection among pregnant women in rural Tamil Nadu, India. Program and Abstracts of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (abstract 938).  

34.Read JS,Samuel NM, Srijayannth P, Van Hook H, Dharmarajan S, Jacob SM, Junankar V, Bethel J.  Seroprevalence of HIV infection among pregnant women in rural Tamil Nadu, India.  XV International AIDS Conference (Bangkok, Thailand; July 11-16, 2004) Program and Abstracts (abstract ThPeC7300).  

35.Parameshwari S,Vijayakumari J,Mini Jacob,Vishwanath R, Anitha D, Samuel NM Nevirapine in Unregistered Seropositive Mother at Namakkal Govt.Hospital – In South India, XIV International AIDS Conference,Barcelona, July 7th-12th 2002  

36.Sushi KM, Mini Jacob, Parameshwari S,Vishwanath R, Samuel NM- Importance of External Quality control scheme for HIV Testing in Resource limited setting in India-XIV International AIDS Conference,Barcelona, July 7th-12th 2002

37.Sara Mini Jacob, Parameshwari S, Vishwanath R, Sushi M, Samuel NM, Impact of HIV/AIDS Education among Students in Rural TamilNadu,India -XIV International AIDS Conference,Barcelona, July 7th-12th 2002  

38.R.RadhaKrishnan,Mini J,Parameshwari S, Vijayakumari J,Sushi M,Vishvanath ,Anitha.D, Samuel NM-, Breast feeding a marker for discrimination in HIV Positive mother -XIV International AIDS Conference,Barcelona, July 7th-12th 2002  

39.R.RadhaKrishnan, Mini J, Parameshwari S, Vijayakumari J,Sushi M,Vishvanath,  D.Anitha,Samuel NM- Breast feeding Patterns in TamilNadu,South India-XIV International AIDS Conference,Barcelona, July 7th-12th 2002  

40.Samuel NM, Parameshwari S, Anitha D- Observational Study To Administer AZT, Lamivudine and Nevirapine To Pregnant women to reduce Mother to Child Transmission in Namakkal,South India. VI International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV infection,17-21 Nov 2002 Glasgow,UK  

41.Samuel NM, Mini Jacob S, Parameshwari S, Vijayakumari J,An Initiative To Prove ARV Therapy to Women Who Experienced ARV Prophylaxis In Rural Nmakkal,South India. VI International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV infection,17-21 Nov 2002 Glasgow,UK.  

42 .Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob, Viswanath R, Vijayakumari, Samuel NM, Uma Maheswari, Uma P, Thirumozhi K – MTCT Prevention Center in Namakkal - 3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.  

43.Mini Jacob, Parameshwari S, Mary Sushi, Vishwanath R, Anitha S, Samuel N M - Is viral load essential for ARV - 3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.  

44.Mini Jacob, Radhakrishnan, Parameshwari S, Samuel N M - Breast feeding patterns in Tamilnadu -

3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.

45.Radhakrishnan, Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob, Samuel N M - Breast feeding a marker for discrimination in HIV positive mothers - 3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.  

46.Sirhari B J, Mini Jacob, Parameshwari S, Tripathy S P, Samuel N M - HIV 1 subtypes circulating in Namakkal, Tamilnadu - 3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.

47.Samuel N M, Parameshwari S, Vijayakumari – Our women want microbicides – 3rd International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Dec 2nd-5th 2001.  

48.Parameshwari S, Samuel N M, Raja D – Indian Experience of administration of Zidovudine to HIV seropositive mothers and infants - First International Conference on AIDS India 2000, Chennai, Nov 27th-Dec 1st 1997.  

49.Parameshwari S, Manoharan G, Sheela Shyam Prasad, Raja D, Samuel N M – Results of MTCT observational study at Chennai – Round Table Conference, Prevention of HIV transmission from Mothers to Infants – Strategies for India, Chennai, November 6th&7th 1998.  

50.Mini Jacob, Parameshwari S, Samuel N M – To use HIV Rapid test in pregnant women attending Namakkal Government Hospital in South India – 3rd Conference on Global Strategies 2001.  

51.Samuel N M, Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob – Evaluation of the efficacy and tolerance of Nevirapine in unregistered pregnant women in Namakkal, South India – 3rd Conference Global Strategies, 2001.  

52.Samuel N M, Parameshwari S, Mini Jacob, Viswanath R – Assessing Intervention to reduce vertical transmission of HIV in Namakkal-Rural Hospital in South India – 1st IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and treatment, 2001, No.891.  

53.Samuel N M, Parameshwari S, Raja D, Mini Jacob, Brian Naidoo – Immunological   and Virological analysis of a Triple Combination pilot study and traditional drugs in HIV-1 infected patients in South India – 12th World AIDS Conference, Geneva, 1998-Abs 42395.  

54.Samuel N M, Viswanathan R, Parameshwari S, Olaleye D, Dietrich U – The Emerging Diversity of HIV-1 in South India – 1st International Conference on AIDS India 1997 - 233.  

55.Parameshwari S, Samuel N M, Mini Jacob – MTCT Training (VHN) in Namakkal District – 3rd Conference on Global Strategies 2001.  

56.Samuel N M, Parameshwari S – South Indian experience of Administration of Zidovudine of HIV seropositive mothers and infants – Conference on Global Strategies for the prevention of HIV transmission from mothers to infants, Washington, USA, 1997;31.

57.   Parameshwari S, Samuel N M, Lakshmi R, Raja D - Anonymous unlinked screening of HIV infection among pregnant women - IAMM, Agra-1995.

58.   Parameshwari S, Padmini J, Jayachandran, Raja D, Samuel N M - Cervical Biopsy Analysis in women with HIV infection 60893 –– 12th World AIDS Conference, Geneva, June 28th-July 3rd 1998

 

Conference/Workshop

  • ·         Certificate Course on HIV/TB – Dept. of Experimental Medicine, The TN. Dr.MGR Medical University ,Chennai – 1994 
    ·         Clinical Epidemiology workshop at Tanjore Medical College – 1993 
    ·         Participated in Cold Chain Monitoring and Polio Surveillance for the city of Chennai – Institute of Child Health,Chennai – 1992-1994  
    ·         Attended 45th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists, Bangalore – APCON – 1996
    ·         Attended seminar on Role & Responsibility of women for the Prevention of RTI/STD/HIV/AIDS conducted by TANSACS – 1997 
    ·         Underwent Training programme in Randomised Clinical Control Trial at the Institute of Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR) – 1999 TRC, Chetpet 
    ·         Attended 12th World AIDS Conference, Geneva & Switzerland– 1998 
    ·         Underwent Training programme on Clinical Management of HIV/AIDS – Munich Germany – 1998 
    ·         Participated 3rd Conference on Global Strategies on Prevention of Mother to Child transmission of HIV, Montreal, Canada – 2000 
    ·         HIV/AIDS Meeting- Launching of Nevirapine – Uganda, South Africa, 2001 
    ·         Underwent Training Programme in Clinical Management of HIV, International Antiretroviral Therapy Evaluation Centre, University of Amsterdam – 2001  
    ·         Attended Indo US collaborative Project Meeting at WESTAT, Maryland,Washington DC, USA – For NICHD Project .November 2001 & August 5th-9th 2002 
    ·         Participated XIII International AIDS Conference, Barcelona .July 7th – 12th 2002  
    ·         Resource person for Workshop on Occupational Health – CME programme of o Indian Medical Association June, 2003  
    ·         Participated 2nd IAS Pathogenesis Conference on HIV/AIDS , Paris July 2003. 
    ·         Participated in HIV/STI Research workshop and Training Programme at University of Washington, Seattle, USA– July 18th – 25th July, 2005. 
    ·         Clinical Training on HIV/AIDS – Children’s Hospital, Seattle, USA July 13th – August 5th,2006. 
    ·         NARI, Pune for a project meeting on 9th,10th and 11th of January,2006 
    ·         “Training on HIV/AIDS Management for Medical Doctors” Sponsored by APAC – Between August 2006 -  June, 2007 – Resource person for 10 batches of                      Training ( Each batch – 20 Medical Doctors)  
    ·         “International Workshop On Defining the Future-HIV/AIDS-Next 25 years - An event to mark the 25 years of documenting the first cases of HIV - December                 18,19 & 20th 2006 ( at the University of Hyderabad)
    ·         Project Meeting by EGPAF Sponsors on 31st of October to 2nd of November, 2007 at Hyderabad 
    ·         Training in “GCP Concepts” organised by Madras Medical College and Aesculape on 30th of January to 1st February, 2008 at Hotel Breeze  and YWCA ,Egmore   ·         Microbicides 2008 Conference, 24 – 27 February, 2008 at Hotel Ashok , New Delhi.
    ·         Presented a Scientific Paper at HIV, Congress 2008, Hotel Taj Lands, Mumbai, March 21st, 22nd and 23rd – 2008.  
    ·         Resource Person – HIV INTERNATIONAL UPDATE – April 11, 2008 – The TN Dr.MGR Medical University 
    ·         EGPAF consortium meeting at Sri Ramanashree Guest House, Bangalore from 20th – 22nd May, 2008 
    ·         2nd National Conference of AIDS Society of India – 27th February-1st March, 2009 – Birla Convention Center, Jaipur ( Poster Presentation)  
    ·         Consortium Meeting of EGPAF -  Hotel Taj, Bangalore – 20th and 21st March, 2009. 
    ·         Strategic Plannic Meeting – INDIACLEN – Hotel Atrium, Clatridges, Suraj kund, Delhi. – August 16th – 18th, 2009  
    ·         Socioeconomic Impact on Diabetes and its complication , Russian Cultural center- Chennai – 12th September, 2009  
    ·         Regional Conference on Reducing Mercurial toxicity and E waste 17th September, 2009 at Olympia Technology Park Guindy Chennai.  
    ·         Religion  &  Terminal  illness:  A  Holistic  approach  22nd   23rd   October  2009. University of Madras, Chennai. 
    ·         Seminar on Micronutrients Malnutrition with special emphasis on USI- School  of  Public  Health  SRM  University  &  UNICEF  Chennai.  29th   &  30th October            2009.
    ·         Capacity building workshop on Operations Research in HIV/AIDS : Focusing Research Methodology .16 - 20 th of November, 2009 at National Institute of                     Epidemiology (NIE), Ayapakkam, Chennai.  Microarraay Technique – 22/12/2009. Department of Immunology, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University. 
    ·         Epidemic & Pandemic Preparedness and Response . 22nd – 27th March, 2010 School of Public Health, SRM University,Kattankullathur,Tamilnadu. 
    ·         23rd Research Methodology & Bio Statistics Workshop – Department of Epidemiology, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University. 19th – 23rd July, 2010.  

    ·         Interdepartmental Meeting at The TN Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai.

    ·         Lectures delivered on : ( 2001 )
    ·         “  Mother To Child Transmission of HIV infection”
    ·        “Leptospirosis” ·         “Hypertension” 
    ·         CME on “ Birth Defects” conducted by Department of Medical Genetics,The TN Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai - 22nd October, 2010.  

    ·         OSCE ( Objective Structured Clinical examination Work shop )workshop 3rd and 4th December, 2010 – The TN Dr. MGR Medical University,Chennai.

    ·         Inspection member for affiliation courses – Nursing Aid and Diploma in Medical laboratory technique at MV Diabetic center, Gopalapuram,Chennai – February              24th, 2011. 
    ·         Presented and participated – Training and development of curriculum on prevention of Non Communicable Diseases - Organised by MV Diabetic Research                   Center, Gopalapuram, Chennai.- 25th, February, 2011.  
    ·         “Introduction to Scientific and Medical Writing” - Senate Hall, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University.March 18th, 2011.  
    ·         17th Workshop on “ Evidence Based Medicine” – Department of Epidemiology, The TN Dr.MGR Medical University. 28th – 31 st , March, 2011.  
    ·         Guest Lecture on “ Advanced laboratory technique and psychological issues on HIV/AIDS – at ITECH Tambaram. April, 2011.
    ·         “Ageing and Prevention of Non Communicable Diseases” – National Institute of Epidemiology , Iyappakam, Chennai. 9th and 10th May, 2011.
    ·         Poster Presentation - 4th National Conference of AIDS Society of India, Lucknow. 16th – 18th December, 2011.
    ·         Poster Presentation – Training on Research Methodology , Biostatistics and Evidence Based Medicine for faculties and students – The TN Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai, India – 16th Annual Meet IAMSE conference at Portland, Oregon, USA June 23rd to 26th , 2012

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