Dr. Devkanta Pradhan

Director & HOD, Laboratory Medicine

MBBS, MD (Microbiology)

Dr Devakant Pradhan is an experienced microbiologist with 14 years of rich experience. He has worked with several well-known NABH and NABL accredited organisations in different parts of the country. Dr Pradhan is an expert in bacteriology, molecular diagnostics and infection control.

Experience

  • HOD, Lab Services & Infection Control officer at The Mission Hospital, Durgapur
  • Microbiologist at Tata Main Hospital, Jamshedpur
  • Microbiologist at SRL Religare Lab, Kolkata (NABL accredited)
  • Assistant Professor in Microbiology at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Karnataka

Accomplishments

Published several research papers including – A case of Coexistent Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Celiac Disease in Indian Journal Allergy Asthma Immunology 2013, Autoimmune Hepatitis with Anti Centromere Antibodies and many others.

Areas of interest

  • Bacteriology
  • Mycobacteriology
  • Mycology
  • Virology
  • Molecular biology
  • Serology
  • Infection control

Memberships

  • Indian Association of Medical Microbiology (IAMM)