Neonatal Intensive Care, Community Neonatology, Simulation Training
Clinical experience in Neonatology: 11 years
Teaching experience in Neonatology: 9 years
Experience in Administration: 4 years
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
For Appointment, Call:
044-45925800 EXT: 432
Fellowships / Memberships:
IAP, NNF Membership
Postnatal predictors for outcome in congenital diaphragmatic hernia – A Single centre retrospective cohort study from India. Indian Journal of Child Health 2016
Correlation among magnetic resonance imaging parameters of brain in preterm neonates at term equivalent age. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2016.
A Study in Neonatal Sepsis Using Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based DNA Sequencing to Detect the Aetiological Agent in the Peripheral Blood of the Neonates with Sepsis - International Journal of Current Microbiology And Applied Sciences 2015
Spectrum of magnetic resonance imaging in neonatal seizures in a tertiary care hospital in India. International Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics 2016.
Incidence of invasive candidal infection in very low birth weight neonates over a period of 5-year: A single institutional study. Indian Journal of Child Health 2016.
Screening based on incidence of severe retinopathy of prematurity in a tertiary care center in India-are Indian infants different? International Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics 2016.
Does diffusion restriction changes in magnetic resonance imaging predict neurological outcome in neonatal seizures? Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences 2015.
A Study in Neonatal Sepsis Using Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based DNA Sequencing to Detect the Aetiological Agent in the Peripheral Blood of the Neonates with Sepsis. International Journal of Current Microbiology And Applied Sciences 2015.
Pattern and antimicrobial susceptibility of organisms causing blood stream infection in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) from India. Asian Journal of Clinical Pediatrics and Neonatology 2014.
Pattern and antimicrobial susceptibility of carbapenem resistant organisms in tertiary care neonatal intensive care unit, India. Journal of Clinical Neonatology 2014.
OEIS complex, A case report. Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences 2014.
Fatal Transient Myeloproliferative Disorder in a Newborn With Down Syndrome Complicated By Tumor Lysis Syndrome And Hepatic Failure: A Case Report And Review Of Literature. Asian Journal of Clinical Pediatrics and Neonatology 2013.
A rare cause of neonatal cerebral abscess - Sri Ramachandra Journal of Medicine 2013.
Teaching of under graduates and postgraduate(MD,DM)
Training of doctors and Health care workers in Tamilnadu state (BNCRP)
Awards and Honours:
Dr. V Balagopal Raj Active Pediatrician Award - Total of 163 BNCRP providers courses were conducted from the year 2012 till date training 6045 Health Care Workers
Nominated for champions of NRP FGM in 2012.
First person to get Scholarship through Indian Giani Fund for attending Hot Topics Conference in Neonatology, Washington