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Interviews

Interview: Dr. Vrisha Madhuri, Pediatric Orthopaedics

In this interview with Foundation board member, Dr. Raj Narayan (’69), Dr. Vrishra Madhuri (Batch ’75) discusses her work including an invention for correcting clubfoot, training medical professionals in underserved communities, and other projects made possible through international partnerships. ABOUT DR. VRISHRA MADHURI Dr. Vrisha Madhuri is a professor of Paediatric Orthopaedics at CMC. She …

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Interview: Dr. Gagandeep Kang, Gastrointestinal Sciences

In this interview with Foundation board member, Dr. Honorine Ward (Batch ’69), Dr. Gagandeep “Cherry” Kang (Batch ’81) speaks to the significance of her recent recognition, how the Jawadhi Hills model program can serve as a model for underserved populations, and CMC’s COVID-19 response. ABOUT DR. GAGANDEEP KANG Gagandeep “Cherry” Kang is a clinician scientist …

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Interview: Dr. Madelon Finkel, Foundation Board, and Dr. Rita Isaac, RUHSA

In this conversation, Dr. Madelon Finkel and Dr. Rita Isaac (Batch ’76) explore their 15 years of partnership and friendship in establishing models of care for non-communicable diseases in low-resource settings in India. ABOUT DR. MADELON FINKEL Dr. Madelon Finkel is a professor of Population Health Sciences at Weill Cornell Medicine. She is also Director …

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Interview: Dr. Sunil Abraham, Family Medicine

In this interview with the Foundation’s Director of Donor Development, Mabel Haro, Dr. Sunil Abraham highlights the Low-Cost Effective Care Unit’s community-based research project that is currently underway. ABOUT DR. SUNIL ABRAHAM Dr. Sunil Abraham is a professor and head of the department of Family Medicine at CMC. After completing his MBBS from Calicut Medical …

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Interview: Dr. Alok Srivastava, Hematology

In this interview with Foundation chairperson Philip Ninan (Batch ’69), Dr. Alok Srivastava (Batch ’76) shares the many breakthroughs of the Centre for Stem Cell Research, including the development of gene therapy products. ABOUT DR. ALOK SRIVASTAVA Dr. Alok Srivastava has helped build the comprehensive adult and pediatric haematology service and teaching programs at CMC …

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Interview: Dr. Suceena Alexander, Vice Principal of Research

In this conversation with Foundation board member and head of the Foundation’s research committee, Dr. Nissi Varki (Batch ’68), Dr. Suceena Alexander (Batch ’95) provides an overview of research achievements at CMC since its founding, and how research ties to clinical practice and the Vellore community. ABOUT DR. SUCEENA ALEXANDER Dr. Suceena Alexander is a …

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