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Vice Chancellor

Dr. S. Geethalakshmi - Vice-Chancellor of TNMGRMU

Dr. S. Geethalakshmi

Vice-Chancellor of TNMGRMU

Name Dr.S.Geethalakshmi, M.D.,Ph.D.,
Address “Ceebros Shyamala Garden”
Block-1, 3J, No.136, Arcot Road,
Saligramam,
Chennai – 600 092.
Date of Birth 04.01.1958
Present Position Vice-Chancellor
The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University



Educational Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S. - Stanley Medical College - 1974 – 1979 – Madras University
  • M.D.(Microbiology) - Madras Medical College - 1985– Madras University
  • Ph.D., (Basic Science) - on Allergic Broncho Pulmonary Aspergillosis - 2007 The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University

Posts Held

  • Assistant Professor of Microbiology - Madras Medical College
  • Professor of Microbiology - Madras Medical College
  • Professor of Microbiology - Stanley Medical College
  • Professor of Microbiology - Kilpauk Medical College
  • Dean - Government Thiruvannamalai Medical College
  • Dean - Kilpauk Medical College
  • Dean - Stanley Medical College
  • Director of Medical Education from 31-1-2014 to 28-12-2015

Fellowships / Memberships of Scientific Bodies

  • Fellow of Indian Academy of Tropical Parasitology
  • Joint Secretary, Society for Indian Human and Animal Mycology
  • Life Member – Indian Association of Medical Microbiologist.
  • Life Member – Indian Academy of Clinical Microbiologist
  • Member – M.Sc. Basic Clinical Science Board, Pudhucherry University
  • Scientific Member, Selection Committee, Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.
  • Member – Selection Committee – JIPMER, Pudhucherry, India
  • Governing Council Member – India CLEN, India
  • Member and Treasurer – India CLEN, India
  • Member – Board of Study – Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Member – Board of Study – Microbiology – Pudhucherry University, Pudhucherry.
  • Member – Board of Studies – JIPMER, Pudhucherry.
  • Member – Board of Studies – Microbiology, University of Madras, Chennai
  • Member – Board of Studies – Microbiology, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.
  • Member – Curriculum Development of Second MBBS – Medical Council of India.
  • MCI Assessor for M.B.B.S. and M.D. (Microbiology)
  • Chairman – Screening Committee, Anna University, Chennai.
  • Chairman – Organ Transplantation, Authorization Committee.
  • Member – Medical Recruitment Board (MRB)
  • Member – Directorate of Public Library, Chennai
  • Organizing Secretary - 9th National Conference of Indian Academy of Tropical Parasitology.
  • Member – Research Committee – JIPMER, Pudhucherry.
  • Member – PG Board and Examination Committee, JIPMER, Pudhucherry.

Awards Won

  • Awarded “BEST TEACHER AWARD 2011 and 2014” by the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University and Tamil Nadu Medical Council .
  • Best Administrator Award 2012” by the Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University, Guindy, Chennai – 600 032 and Lions Club.
  • “Best Administrator Award” by Blood Bank Association of India, 2012
  • Awarded “Contributional Work” by the Institute of Microbiology, Madras Medical College – 2012.
  • Certificate of Merit for the year 2011 for Meritorious Service – Government Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai – 600 010.
  • ECMM travel awardees IX National Conference of SIHAM, Siliguri, India,10-12 February 2012 - April 20, 2012 - 15:27 - congress care.
  • Got “Best Medical Colleges of South” during the Tenure at Madras Medical College as Vice Principal and as Dean at Stanley Medical College in India Today and Outlook Magazine – 2009 and 2013.
  • Honoured by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for effective management of rescue operations of Mugalivakkam building collapse.
  • Award of Appreciation for the cooperation and rendering Timely help in 108 services by Indian Red Cross Society, Tamil Nadu Branch.
  • Life Time Achievement award conferred by The Organizing of the Conference - ARISE 2015 & I.A.M.M. ( Indian Association of Medical Microbiology) at S.R.M. Medical College & Hospital.

Research Paper Publications

  • Total number of Research papers published are - 16 (National & International Journals)
  • Total no of guest lectures given are - 3

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