Associate Professor, Dept of Community Medicine, Zoram Medical College , Mizoram, India
• Dr Ganesh .S.A has been working in the field of HIV/AIDS since 2006 in India .Has worked as Tamil nadu State AIDS Control (TANSACS) STI medical officer , ART medical officer and HIV Community care centre medical officer . After under graduation , completed his fellowship in HIV Medicine from Government Hospital of Thoracic Medicine (GHTM), Tambaram , which is a centre of excellence for HIV treatment , care and support in India. Has been selected as best outgoing fellow and worked as chief fellow in International Training and Education Centre for Health , India. Subsequently completed his MD in Community Medicine from Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital (SBMCH) , Bharath University, Chennai. He was the first person as principal investigator to study about discordant response to ART in patients enrolled in a Government programme in India. Has done International Presentations of his research work in Africa , UK , India , Singapore , France , and in USA with many publications .Has been nominated by GHTM and SBMCH for the SAARC Prize on HIV/AIDS 2016 pertaining to his contributions in HIV research.
He was conferred with Vocational Excellence Award by Rotary club of Anna Nagar , Chennai for Community Services and HIV Research. Conferred with Bharat Vikas Award , National Award given by Institute of Self Reliance , Bubaneshwar , Odissa for his contributions to HIV Research and community services done during 2015 Chennai flood relief medical camp activities. Best clinical Researcher in Community Medicine and in HIV Medicine certificate received from ICCREEE (International Consortium for Clinical Research Excellence , Ethics and Education) for two of his publications related to HIV. While working as Assistant Professor in SBMCH , under his leadership free medical camps were conducted in various parts of Chennai continously for a period of 3 years and his affiliated Bharath University was awarded NO 1 Rank in all India level in outreach activity by National Institutional Ranking Frame work in 2017. His area of research interest are discordant response to ART , virology , quality of life , clinical immunology and public health . Currently working as Associate Professor in Zoram Medical College , Mizoram , India in Department of Community Medicine.