||: M.Sc., Ph.D. (Life Science)
||: Senior Scientific Officer & Head, Department of Cancer Biology
||: Cancer Biology
|Experience (in yrs.)
||: 34 years
Hari Ohm Ashram Endowed "Bhaikaka Inter University Smarak Trust Prize".
Dr. T. B. Patel Young Research Scientist award (Gold medal).
Research paper selected as ONE OF THE TOP FIVE OF INDIA for IFCC AVL International Award, ACBI.
Vibha Mehta Rotating Trophy awarded 14 times to Biochemistry Research Division and awarded thrice to cell Biology Division.
Awarded “Best invited lecture” at International conference on “Diabetes mellitus and Cancer” Annamalainagar.
PhD Guiding Teacher, Editorial Member, Reviewer, Member of various committees.
Invited for Guest Lectures in many National and State level Conferences and workshops.
Editor - GCS Research Journal (since 2012).
First Managing Editor- Indian Journal of Medical & Paediatric Oncology
Hon. Associate Business Editor - Gujarat Medical Journal (1992-1995)
ORISE Research Scientist Fellowship at US-FDA, USA
DST fellowship at 2nd Annual Congress and Expo of Molecular Diagnostics, China.
Fellowship from DST-GOI during 6th International conference on Head and Neck Cancer held at Washington, USA.
Area of Interest:
Cancer Proteomics (Oral Cancer, Breast Cancer).
Tobacco habits and lifestyle/ sociodemographic factors in etiology of tobacco related cancers.
Study of Glycosylation, MMPs, p53 mutations and polymorphism, XMEs, Salivary biomarkers.