7th Vice Chancellor
Dr. Mayil Vahanan Natarajan M.S.Orth., M.Ch.Orth.(L'pool), Ph.D.(Orth.Onco.), F.R.C.S.(Eng),D.Sc.
7th Vice-Chancellor of TNMGRMU
|Name||Dr. Mayil Vahanan Natarajan M.S.Orth., M.Ch.Orth.(L'pool), Ph.D.(Orth.Onco.), F.R.C.S.(Eng),D.Sc.|
|Father's Name||M. Natarajan|
|Date of Birth||24th Dec 1954|
|Address for Communication||No. 4, Lakshmi Street,
Chennai - 600 010. Tamil Nadu, India.
|Position||7th Vice-Chancellor The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University|
|Period||from 11.12.2009 to 10.12.2012|
Brief Curriculam Vitae
Positions Held in Academic Bodies
Designed and invented 8 types of Custom Mega Prosthesis which have been Patented and 15 Prosthetic designs have been registered with the Controller General of Patents.
Achievements in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Dept.of Government General Hospital
He is the pioneer of Orthopaedic Oncology who introduced the concept of Limb Salvage Surgery in Bone Tumours by Custom Mega Prosthesis as early as 1988. He established Orthopaedic Oncology as a sub-speciality in Orthopaedic Surgery in India, by his personal series of over 1750 surgeries of Custom Mega Prosthesis in a period of 22 years. This is the highest number by a single surgeon in the whole world.
He has also been instrumental in starting the Bone Bank at the Government Rajiv Gandhi General Hospital, Chennai. Cadaveric Bones will be processed and made available as Allografts for the poor and needy patients attending the Public Hospitals in Chennai.
Disaster Management Project
Recently he has submitted the project on “Disaster Management Health Care Perspective” to the Government of Tamil Nadu (2006) and Ministry of Health, Government of India (2006). This pilot project outlines Hospital protocol for the management of major disasters and mass causalities. This will be a model to be followed in all hospitals in India.