Dr. Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy - Urologists in Bangalore


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Chief Urologist & Chairman,Medical Director NU Hospitals

Academic Qualifications

  •  MBBS:

    Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore – 575 001 (1976-81)

  • M.S. (General Surgery):

    Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore – 575 001 (Jan.83 – Dec.85)

  •  M.Ch. (Urology):

    Kasturba Medical College, MANIPAL – 576 119, INDIA (Aug.86 –Jun 89)

  • FRCS:
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons from Glasgow,UK (March 2014)

Papers Presented/ Awards

1985

Talk on ‘Neurogenic Bladder’ at the annual C.M.E. Programme in Surgery. Best lecture award

December 1986

Annual Conference of A.S.I. Presented a paper titled ‘A Comparative Study of brush Cytology and Endoscopic Biopsy in Gastro-oesophageal malignancies’

March 1987

Annual Conference – Calicut Urology Club. Presented a paper Titled ‘Routine endocrine screening in male primary infertility’.

October 1987

Annual Conference U.S.I. Presented a paper titled ‘Prognostic unreliability of Cystometry in non-neurogenic bladder retention’

March 1988

Annual Conference – Calicut Urology Club. Presented a paper Titled ‘Benefits of clean intermittent catheterization in non-neurogenic Bladder Obstruction’.

Annual Conference – Calicut Urology Club. Best lecture award for my talk ‘My expectations about Urology Training’.

October 1988

Annual Conference U.S.I. Presented a paper titled ‘Partial Cystectomy – a retrospective’.

November 1988

Annual Conference Urological Association of Kerala. Presented a paper titled ‘Hyperuricosuric Calcium Oxalate Urolithiasis’.

February 1989

Annual Conference of Karnataka Chapter of ASI. Presented a paper titled ‘Inhibitors of Crystallization in Urolithiasis’.

March 1989

attended and won the Urology-Quiz competition at the Annual Conference of Calicut Urology Club.

August 1998

Indian Academy of Human Reproduction – BSOG meets – in panel discussion – “Obstetricians on Trial”. – Bangalore

October 1998

Faculty in the Workshop on “The Stricture Urethra”, organized by South Zone -USI, at Tiruvalla.

Faculty on panel discussion at the 9th annual conference of the South Zone – USI- “Management of Large Ureters in Children”.

November 1998

Faculty member UROGYN meet held at KLE Hospital, Belgaum. Moderator and Faculty member – discussion on “Black Pearls in Urology” – III Annual KUA conference – Belgaum.

August 1999

Speaker – South Zone USI, Chennai – Symposium on “Screening for Prostate Cancer is a Wasteful Exercise” Faculty – A Moot Court Session, at the 19th Annual meet of Thanjavur Obstetric & Gynecological Society, Thanjavur – on – “Medico-Legal Problems and the Practitioner”.

October 1999

Moderator – 4th KUACON, Bellary – ‘Black-pearl” Session. Speaker – Health Awareness 99’ program, Bangalore, on – “Lithotripsy”.

October 2000

Discussion – 5TH KUACON, Mysore, Moderator “Vexing problems in urology- Chronic Orchalgia”. Speaker – Jnanajyothi – Forum of Senior Citizens, on “Prostate Problems in the Elderly”. Chairperson – CME Programme in Pediatric Nephrology conducted by Indian Academy of Pediatrics and Nephrology Association of Karnataka – “Pediatric Urology for practicing pediatrician”

June 2001

Paper presented on “TRACTION URETERIC STENTING” at 13th Video Urology World Congress, held at Gdansk / Poland, from 27-30 June 2001 (Paper presented on 28.6.2001)

July 2001

Presented a paper on TRACTION URETERIC STENTING” at ASUCON 2001, Bangalore held on 13th July 2001.

Paper presented on “CONTINENCE PROVISION IN BLADDER EXTROPHY BY JUSTIN KELLY’S OPERATION”, TAPASUCON 2001 (at Kodaikanal) on 1.12.2001.

October 2002

Presented paper on Convened the KUA Video Session & presented a paper titled TUR –P at the 7th Annual Conference of KUACON – 2002, held on 5 & 6th October, 2002 at Manipal.

Participated in the 12th West-Zone USICON annual conference held at Nadiad from 25th to 27th October 2002.

July 2003

Attended SZ – USICON 2003 held at Chennai and participated in a debate on ‘Early Realignment vs. Delayed Urethroplasty in Traumatic Posterior Urethral Injury’. Also presented a paper titled ‘Black Pearl Session’.

October 2003

Presented papers at KUA – Hubli on :

  •  Our experience in PCNL
  • Post-TURP irrigation – Is it required?
June 2004

Attended the Annual CMEP – 2004 of Indian Academy of Pediatrics 2004 and presented a paper on “Nocturnal Enuresis”

July 2004

Presented papers at SZ-UZI – Vijayawada on :

  • Our experience with Buccal Mucosal Urethroplasty
  • Poster – Alkaputonuria
  • PUV – Management Algorithm
  • Poster: Rare case of Eosinophilic cystitis
October 2004

Presented papers at KUA – Mangalore on:

  • Follow-up study of post-TURP irrigation – Is it required?
  • Is routine estimation of PSA relevant in India Scenario?
  • PCNL in calyceal divertivulae

Presented a paper on Urinary Tract Infection and Urine Analysis – MEDICON 2004

January 2005

Presented papers at USICON – Ahmedabad on :

  • A novel minimally invasive technique for insertion of peritoneal dialysis catheter
  • Posterior Urethral valves and need for regular follow up
July 2005

Presented papers at SZ-USI / KUA – Bangalore on :

  • Economics of Care : Emphysematous pyelonephritis: The NU Trust hospital experience
  • Nocturnal Enuresis – Management Algorithm
  •  Role of Urodynamics in stress incontinence
  • Poster: Anterior Urethral valve
July 2006

Presented papers on SZ-USI – Trivandrum on :

  • Doppler Ultrasound to predict dialyzable AVFistula
  • Cost effectiveness of CT-Hours field Units in predicting the fragment ability of stones by ESWL
October 2006

Presented papers at TAPASUCON – Pondichery on :

  •  Evaluation of learning curve of PCNL
  •  Metabolic evaluation of Urolithiasis
  • Neurogenic bladder – Are we doing enough?

Presented papers at KUA – Davangere on :

  • Is metabolic evaluation required for recurrent Urolithiasis?
  • SNOB – Its identification and management in children with valve bladder syndrome October 2007

Presented papers at TAPASUCON -Tamilnadu & Pondicherry on:

  •  Nocturia – Paradigm Shift in BPH Management
  •  Balloon dilatation-unrecognized cost effective nephrostomy access
  •  Ideas and Innovations – Tips and Tricks in PCNL
November 2007

Presented papers at Surgical Society of Bangalore ASICC

  • Titled : NOCTURNAL POLYURIA
January 2008

Participated in the 41st USICON annual conference held at Chennai from 17th to 20th

January 2008
July 2008

Received Dr. B C Roy award on 5th July 2008 at Bangalore Medical college Alumni

Association Auditorium, Bangalore

Presented paper at SZUSICON – Tirupati on 11th July 2008

  •  The Urologist and Vascular access

Talk on Purposive body project body art – on 18th July 2008 in Rotary Club, Bangalore

September 2008

Presented a paper at KUACON – Kodai Kanal on 5th to 7th September 2008

  • PCN in Minimally dilated system
  • Silver bullets PCNL
October 2008

Participated – 9th Asian congress of Urology of the Urological Association of Asia organized by the Urological Society of India in New Delhi from 2nd to 5th October 2008

November 2008

Faculty on Dr. T.S. Jayaram Memorial Cue 2008 held at St.Martha’s Hospital, Bangalore on November 2, 2008 – “Live Operative Workshop on Urogynecology”

May 2009

Faculty on Jayaramdas Patel Academic Centre 2008 held at Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital, Nadiad on 29th & 30th May, 2009 – “Stone War”

July 2009

Presented a paper at International Pediatric Urology Workshop on 9th July 2009 at Belgaum

  • Dysfunctional Elimination Syndrome
April 2010

Delivered Lecture on “Organ Transplant” held at Jnanajyothi – Forum of Senior Citizens, Bangalore on April 19, 2010

February 2011

Presented a paper at MEDRECON-2011 on 11th and 12th February 2011 at Hyderabad

  • “Digitizing Medical Records for a Superspeciality Hospital”
July 2011

Presented a paper at SZUSICON-2011 on 8th – 10th July 2011 at Mahabalipuram – Best Paper award for my paper “Length of the Indian Urethra”

August 2011

Participated – Lab Endofusion 2011 in Cochin from 13th & 14th August 2011

October 2011

Delivered Lecture on “GU Koch’s Current Trends and Updates” held at 16th Annual Conference of Karnataka Urology Association, hosted by Dept. of Urology and Renal Transplant, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal on 15th & 16th October 2011, at Manipal

January 2012

Presented a paper at USICON-2012 Bangalore ‘Length of urethra in the Indian adult male population; Organised and Chaired the pediatric urology session during USICON-2012

July 2012

Delivered Guest Lecture at SZUSICON-2012 at Hyderabad, Pediatric Urology CME ‘Best practice of Urine Collection in Children’ ‘Fallacies in evaluation of PUJ Obstruction’ and ‘Urolgy training in India’.

July 2012

Presented a paper at SZ-USICON2012 on 13th – 15h July 2012 at Hyderabad – awarded with “Dr. Sethuraman Best Paper Prize”.

July 2012

Award of Honour by The Executive Committee of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry Association of Urologists in appreciation of conducting BOE Session TAPASUCON 2012 at Coimbatore.

July 2012

Participated as a faculty and presented a paper on “Indications for Nephrectomy in children: What has changed ? ” at USICON-2013 held on 17th – 20th Jan 2013 at Pune.

July 2013

Presented papers at SZ-USICON2013 held at Mysore on 12 – 14th July : Point of Technique – “How I do it ? – PCNL puncture” Board of Education Series (Lecture) – “The Urologist and Antiplatelet therapy – Free for All !”

September 2013:

Participated as a faculty in the 18th Annual Conference of TAPASUCON 2013 and delivered a Speech titled “Antiplatelet agents and the Urologist” under the Board of Education Session held at Tiruchirapalli 27, 28 & 29th September 2013

March 2014

Awarded a Honorary FRCS by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons from Glasgow, UK

June 2014

The Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike honoured “Kempegowda Award” on June 27 2014

Papers Published

  • MCYT: Cytotherapy 2010 – Functional recovery after transplantation of bone marrow derived human mesenchymal stromal cells in rat model of spinal cord injury –Cytotherapy – By: Pal; Gopinath; Rao; Banerjee; Krishnamoorthy; Venkataramana; Totey
  • The Medicine and Surgery. August 1988: 34-36. Posterior Lumbotomy approach for Renal and Upper Ureteral Calculi
  • 1988 – Indian Journal of Urology: ‘Clean intermittent catheterization in Non- neurogenic urinary retention’.
  •  1997 – Renal Oncocytomas – Indian Journal of Surgery.? 1997 – Renal Oncocytomas – Indian Journal of Surgery
  • 2012 –Indian Journal of Urology -False Urethral Anastomosis: Ind. J. Urol. Apr-Jun 2012: 28;222-3.
  • 2012 – Indian Journal of Urology – “Length of urethra in the Indian adult male population” (Jul-Sep 2012, Vol. 28, Issue 3, Page 297-299).
  •  Written a chapter in “A Handbook of Patient Safety” – “What are Process and SOPs?” published by RGUHS in 2012.
  • 2013 – International Journal of Brazilian Urology – “Results of urinary dissolution therapy for radiolucent calculi” by Maneesh Sinha, Kumar Prabhu, Prasanna Venkatesh, Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy (Vol. 39 (1): 103-107, Jan – Feb, 2013)
  • 2013 – Indian Journal of Nephrology  – “Native Valve Escherichia coli  endocarditis following urosepsis”  by  D. Rangarajan, S. Ramakrishnan, K .C. Patro, S. Devaraj, V. Krishnamurthy, Y.Kothari, N. Satyaki ( May-June 2013, Volume 23, Issue 3) 2014
2014

Book chapter on “Bladder Perforation during Transurethral Resection of the Prostate” book entitled ‘Common Urologic Problems Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia’.

2014

“STERRAD Changes the Face of Sterilisation” Dr Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy – ehealth magazine, May 2014.

2015

“Use of a vegetable model as a training tool for PCNL puncture” by Maneesh Sinha and Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy (Indian Journal of Urology, Apr-Jun 2015, Volume 31, Issue

 

Clinical Expereince :

1986-89

By training at the Kasturba Hospital, Manipal, I received extensive experience both in basic and advanced urology techniques, especially endoscopic urology and neuro-urology. Lacking a nephrology unit however, my exposure to co-existent CRF and renal transplant work was very minimal

1989

Appointed Consultant Urologist at Bangalore Kidney Foundation, a voluntary Organization providing assistance to needy kidney patients. Here I participated in and gained considerable experience in renal failure work as well as in renal transplants

1990

Have been part of a transplant team since 1990, and to date have assisted and performed over 500 transplants, involving both donor and recipient surgeries Appointed as a Consultant Urologist in 1990 at the Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, an advanced-care tertiary medical facility occupied this position till 1997 July

1995

Started retroperitoneal Laparoscopic Urological surgery in Karnataka for the first time, and have since performed upper urinary tract surgeries including nephrectomy

1996

Performed for the first time in Karnataka, intraurethral stenting for Strictures of the urethra

1997

Appointed as Medical Director at the Bangalore Kidney Foundation Chande Nephro-Urology Centre, A voluntary organization providing specialty service in Nephrology and Urology

July 1998

Appointed Honorary Surgeon, Command Hospital – Air Force, Bangalore

August 1999

Appointed Honorary Surgeon, Command Hospital – Air Force, Bangalore

Feb 2004

Visiting Transplant Surgeon – BGS Apollo Hospitals Instrumental in establishing renal transplant programmes at:

  •  1995 – Kasturba Hospital, Manipal
  •  1997 – KLE Hospital – Belgaum
  • 1998 – Air Force – Command Hospital, Bangalore Invited Lectures
November 1996

8th National Pediatric Nephrology Update – Guest lecture on “Neurogenic Bladder”

August 1997

Indian Academy of Pediatrics – Bangalore Pediatric Society – “Guest lecture on “UTI in Children”

March 1998

Conducted and participated in workshop on – TUR-P – Bellur – Adichunchangiri Institute of Medical Sciences

Conducted and participated in workshop on – Stricture Urethra at Hubli Cancer Hospital – of the Karnataka Urology Association

July 1998

Invited Lecture – Bangalore Urology Society, T.S. Jairam Memorial CME on “Intra Operative Consultations”

November 1998

Guest lecture – IMA, Hassan on – “Doctors and the Criminal Law”

1998

Lecture presentation at the National Law School of India University – “Organ Transplantation Law.”

October 1999

Guest Lecture – IMA, Bangalore on – “Need for Medical Protection Scheme”

November 1999

Guest Lecture – ICF, at Bangalore on – “History, Physical Examination and Voiding diary”.

January 2005

Guest Lecture on “Mootrapindagalu” Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan USICON 2005, Ahmedabad – Member Transplant Specialty Meeting

F.P.Natcon, Bangalore – presented a scientific paper on “Management of Ureteric Colic” and “Urine Analysis”.

F.P.Natcon, Bangalore – presented a scientific paper on “Persistent Urinary Tract Infection”

F.P.Natcon, Hubli – presented a paper on “Managing costs in hospital”

March 2007

IMA, Bellary – presented a scientific paper on “Common Urology Problems”

August 2007

Attended as Moderator on “Paediatric Urology” on 11th August 2007 and Guest Lecture on “Management of Antenatally Detected Hydronephrosis” on 12th August 2007, at Institute of Nephro Urology CUE 2007, Bangalore.

January 2008

Guest Lecture on “Management of the Valve Bladder Syndrome” on 17th January 2008, at USICON 2008, Chennai

February 2008

Guest Lecture at IMA Ongole Andhra Pradesh on “Prostate Enlargement” on 21st February 2008.

May 2008

Guest lecture at Madhrai Nephro Urology Society (Manus) on “VUR-New thoughts” on 2nd May 2008

July 2008

Guest lecture at Association of Physician of India (API) Bhavan, Bangalore on “Indian Medical Care are we there yet?” on 19th July 2008

November 2009

Guest Lecture – IMA, Salem on “Voiding Dysfunction in Children “22nd November, 2009

December 2009

Guest Lecture at Nephro-Urology CME JSS Medical College & Hospital, Mysore on “Dysfunctional Elimination Syndrome” 12th December, 2009

Guest Lecture – IMA, Mandya CME Programme on “Dysfunctional Elimination Syndrome” 22nd December, 2009. 3rd & 4th November 2012

Moderator – Davangere PG Symposium – KUACON 17th Annual Conference at Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga.

5th & 6th October 2013

Guest Lecture on “Progress of Deceased Donor Renal Transplants with reference to Karnataka” in the 31st Annual Conference CUM Convocation of IMSACON 2013, held at Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.

21st & 22nd September 2013 :

Participated as faculty in the CME conducted by Board of Education – USI on “Renal & Bladder Cancers Consensus & Controversies” held at Madras Medical College, Chennai

27, 28 & 29th September 2013 :

Participated as a CME Faculty held at 18th Annual Conference of Tamilnadu & Pondicherry Association of Urologists, hosted by Trichy Renal Sciences Club, Tiruchirapalli.

5th & 6th October 2013:

Guest Lecture on “Progress of Deceased Donor Renal Transplants with reference to Karnataka” in the 31st Annual Conference CUM Convocation of IMSACON 2013, held at Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.

24th November 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “The lower ureter vascularity” in the ‘ASU-Prof H S Bhat Mid Term Workshop’ held on 24th November, 2013 at Chennai

27th December 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “BOTOX in UROLOGY” in the ‘Bangalore Urology Society Meeting’ held on 27th Dec, 2013 at Bangalore

18th January 2014

Participated as a Faculty on “Urinary Tract in Pregnancy” in the CME conducted by AINU held on 18th January, 2014 at Hyderabad

28th February & 1st March 2014

Participated as a Faculty on “Mock Examination” conducted by board of education, USI at Bangalore.

28th & 29th March 2014

Participated as a Faculty in “The Single Theme Workshop on Pediatric Urethral Strictures” held on 28th & 29th March 2014 at Bangalore.

2nd & 3rd May 2014

Participated as a Faculty in “The Urology Masterclass, 4th Continuing Urological Education Programme” held on 2nd & 3rd May 2014 at CMC Vellore.

18th May 2014

Participated as a Faculty and spoke about ‘Tri Modal therapy for Bladder Cancer – What is the current evidence, Bladder preservation in TCC’’ in the ‘’TAPASU MID TERM CUE– URO ONCOLOGY’’ held at SRM Hotel, Trichy.

6th June 2014

Invited Lecture on “UTI in Children and Dysfunctional Voiding” in the CME program entitled “Updates in Clinical Urology” held on 6th of June 2014 at New Medical Centre, Dusit Thani Hotel Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

13th & 14th September 2014

Participated as a Faculty and spoke about “Controversies and recent updates on VUR” and “Management and follow up of PUJ obstruction” in the 19th annual conference of Karnataka Urology Association held on 13th and 14th September at Bangalore.

14th October 2014

Participated as a Faculty and spoke about “Urolithiasis” in UROCLINICS 2014 CME Programme held on October 19th, 2014 at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

23rd November 2014

Participated as a Faculty in 2nd annual ASU-Prof.H.S.Bhat Midterm workshop, IMA House, Kochi

5-6th June 2015

Participated as faculty in the 5th Continuing Urological Education programme held on 5- 6th June 2015 at Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore.

Associated Academic / Society Activities

June 1996

Founder member and Hon.Secretary of the Karnataka Urology Association.

January 1997

Convener – ALERT – an organization devoted to spreading awareness of legal and ethical issues in relation to therapeutics.

October 1998

Speaker “Frontier of Endoscopic Surgery for the next Millennium – on Endourology”.

November 1999

Participated in the panel discussion at M S Ramaiah Medical Teaching Hospital, Bangalore, on – ‘Medicine and Law”.

January 2000

Speaker – ‘Senior Citizens Club’, on – “Urinary Stones”.

March 2000

Panel discussion – Doordarshan, Bangalore, on – “Blood Donation”.

April 2000

Guest Lecture – C.S.E.P., Karnataka Institute of Med. Sciences, Hubli, on –“Urolithiasis”.

July 2000

Guest Lecture – 6th Arun Kumar Memorial Oration Lecture on “Diagnosis of Urological

Problems – Yesterday Today Tomorrow”.

August 2000

Speaker – CME programme for DNB Post graduates, at Gunasheela Surgical & Maternity Hospital, Bangalore, on “Vesico Vaginal Fistula”.

November 2000

Guest Lecture – ESI Directorate Conference Hall, Bangalore – on “Practical Management of Urolithiasis”.

March 2001

Speaker – CME for IAGP members, KSCA Auditorium, Bangalore – on “Paediatric Urinary Infection”

Organised CME in “Uro-Radiology” (URAD – 2001) at Hotel Ashok, Bangalore

April 2001

Organised CME – “Operative workshop in Extrophy and Epispadias” on 31st March (Hotel Atria) 1st April 2001 at BKF Chande Nephro-Urology Centre, Bangalore.

May 2001

Panel discussion – on “Cadaver Organ Transplant in India”, on 23rd May at Bangalore South Rotary Auditorium, Bangalore, conducted by Rotary Bangalore South.

Speaker – “Paediatric Urinary Infection”, on 27th May at IMA, Hassan.

July 2001

Hon. Rotarianship for the year 2001-2002 – from Rotary Bangalore Southwest. (Dist.3190) Participated – ASUCON 2001, conducted at IISC, Bangalore from 13-15th of July 2001.

Chairperson – for scientific programme ‘IDEAS AND INNOVATIONS’ on 15th July 2001, at SZ-USI conference held at Bangalore.

Speaker – “Paediatric Urinary Infections – early diagnosis and management”, an Annual CME conducted by BKF Chande Nephro-Urology Centre, on 29.7.2001.

September 2001

Speaker – on “UTI in Children”, at CME Programme conducted by Indian Academy of Paediatrics & IMA, Mandya Branch, at IMA Hall, Mandya (9.9.2001)

Speaker – “ESWL”, at monthly meeting conducted by Bangalore Urology Association. (17.9.2001)

January 2002

Speaker – on “Making NO BEANS about your kidneys “at Hotel Ashok, Bangalore, Programme conducted by Rotary Midtown on 12.1.2002.

February 2002

Speaker – “Kidney Disease and Awareness”, at Century Club, Bangalore, programme conducted by Lions Club of Bangalore – Madhavanagar on 16.2.2002.

Guest Lecture – for the members of Lions Club-Madhavanagar – on “Kidney Disease & Awareness” on 16th February 2002, at Century Club, Bangalore.

April, 2002

Conducted a Media workshop on “Human Organ Donation: Medical, Legal, Social and Ethical Dimensions” at National Law School of India University, Bangalore on 27.4.2002.

May 2002

Attended “Phone-in-Programme” on “UTI in children”, on 1.5.2002, conducted by Doordarshan, Bangalore.

July 2002

Organised CME in “Uro-Radiology” (URAD – 2002) at CSIC Auditorium, IISc Campus, Bangalore

Speaker – “Radiation Issues in Urology Procedures”, at URAD – 2002 on 14th July, 2002

Attended Kidney Transplantation programme on Doordarshan.

Hon. Rotarianship for the year 2002-2003 – from Rotary Bangalore Southwest. (Dist.3190)

August 2002

Received PRSI National Award for Excellence 2001-02 for Social Concern on August 9. 2002 at Hotel Grand Ashok.

September 2002

Speaker – “Kidneys & its Functions” conducted at IIMB on 6th September 2002

November 2002

Participated in the TAPASUCON 2002 held on 23rd & 24th November at Yercaud.

January 2003

Attended the International Workshop-cum-Symposium on Paediatric Urology & Joint Meeting of Asian Society for Paediatric Urology & Indian Society for Paediatric Urology

June 2003

Organised CME in “Uro-Radiology” (URAD – 2003)

August 2003

Attended the CME workshop and the ISOT conference held at Hyderabad

November 2003

Participated as a registered delegate at the 5th Scientific Meeting of the Asian Society for Female Urology organized by the Indian Continence Foundation at Bangalore from 14th to 16th November 2003

January 2004

AIR – Phone in programme on ‘Renal Stones’

February 2004

Presented a paper on ‘Know your Kidneys” at Kendriya Sadan Guest lecture on Financial Costing of Nursing Homes at the NIMHANS Auditorium

March 2004

Guest lecture on Financial Costings of Nursing Homes at the Bangalore Hospital

June 2004

Presented a paper on “Infection Prevention In Small Hospitals & Nursing Homes” at the 3M Healthcare

August 2004

Guest Lecture on “Paediatric Urolithiasis” during the Paediatric Urology CUE Programme

September 2004

Guest lecture on “Instrumentation – how far and how much” hosted by PHANA

October 2004

Chaired the video session at KUA CON 2004

July 2006

Participated in the 17th Annual conference of South Zone Urological Society of India as a faculty

August 2006

National Surgical Update – conducted panel discussion on BPH.

September 2006

RECON-UROL 2006 – Live International workshop on Reconstructive Urology Live Operative Workshop on Upper Tract Endourology including lasers – participated actively. Certificate issued by Indian Society for Paediatric Urology – accepted as a Member, Membership No.74/01.

F.I.S.P.U (Fellow) Certificate issued by Indian Society for Paediatric Urology.

Participated in Pika Uro Quiz and was awarded First Prize for the year 2005-06.

March 2007

Participated in the 4th Live Workshop on Hypospadias on 24th & 25th March, 2007 at Asopa Hospital & Research, Agra as a Delegate.

July 2007

Participated in the 18th Annual Conference of SZUSICON 2007 as Chair Person & Delegate in USG workshop on 13th to 15th July 2007 at Coimbatore.

Participated in the 18th Annual Conference of SZUSICON 2007 as Delegate & Podium

Presentation on 13th to 15th July 2007 at Coimbatore.

October 2007

Participated in the 12th Annual Conference of Tapasucon 2007 as Podium Presentation on 6th & 7th October 2007 at Pudicherry.

January 2008

Underwent advanced training programme on “Data Management and Bio-Statistics” at National Institute of Animal Nutrition & Physiology Bangalore on 22nd January to 2nd

February 2008.

July 1st 2008

AIR -Live Phone in Programme

July 13th 2008

Participated in the 19th Annual of SZ-USICON 2008 as Chair Person & Scientific Session on 11th to 13th July 2008 at Tirupati

August 19th 2008

AIR – Live Phone in Programme on voiding dysfunction in Children

October 2008

Participated in the “Workshop on Stricture Urethra” held at NU Hospitals, Bangalore on

25th to 26th October 2008.

January 2009

Participated in the 42nd Annual USICON 2009 as Scientific Deliberation on 22nd to 25th

January 2009 at Indore.

February 2009

Attended “Health Programme” on “Urinary Incontinence in Women & UTI in Children”, on

3rd February 2009, conducted by TV-9, Bangalore

June 2009

Faculty in the USI PG CME on13th & 14th June 2009 organized by Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, at Hyderabad

July 2009

Participated in the 20th Annual of SZ-USICON 2009 as a Delegate on 10th to 12th July 2009 at Belgaum

Participated in the 14th Annual of KUACON 2009 on 10th July 2009 at Belgaum Attended “CME Workshop” on “Bedside Teaching, Research Methods and Evaluation for Consultants”, as a delegate on 25th & 26th July 2009, conducted by National Board of Examination at Command Hospital, Air Force Bangalore.

August 2009

Attended in the “IGICH Workshop” on “Current concept in Hypospadias – 2009” as an Active participant on 14th & 15th August 2009, conducted by Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore

September 2009

Participated in the 14th Annual of TAPASUCON 2009 as a Delegate/Speaker/Chairperson/Faculty on 25th to 27th September, 2009 at Poovar

October 2009

Participated in the Medical Writing Workshop on 23rd & 24th October 2009, conducted by the Indian Journal of Urology at Christian Medical College, Vellore.

November 2009

Attended “CME Workshop” on “Ca. Prostate”, held at NU Hospitals, Bangalore on 7th & 8th November, 2009.

December 2009

Participated in the “Workshop on Stricture Urethra” held at NU Hospitals, Bangalore on

26th to 27th December 2009.

February 2010

Faculty on CME held at the Calicut Urology Club, Calicut on 28th February, 2010

Presented a paper “Catheter Associated with Urinary Tract Infection”.

April 2010

Participated in the “Live Operative Workshop on Advanced Endourology & Laparoscopy” held at Marriott Hotel, Hyderabad on 9th & 10th April 2010.

6th August 2010

Participated in the “21st Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India – South Zone As a Convener/CME – Upper tract Endourology – difficulties and complications” held at THRISSUR, Kerala.

3rd October 2010

Participated as faculty in the “International Pediatric Nephro – Urology 2010” held at St. John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore on 3rd October 2010.

22nd December 2010

Talk at Bangalore Club in Library Auditorium, Bangalore on 22nd December 2010.

27th December 2010

Examiner on KLE held at Belgaum on 27th December 2010.

29th December 2010

DD Chandana Live Programme “Urine Tract Infection in Children” on 29th Dember 210

at 12.00 PM to 1.00 PM.

2nd & 3rd April 2011

Participated as faculty in the Annual Continuing Urological Education Programme held at Christian Medical College, Vellor on 2nd & 3rd April , 2011.

2th May 2011

Speaker – on “Spilling the Bs on Kidneys” at Rotary club, Bangalore., Programme conducted by Rotary House of Learning on 12th May 2011 .

15th September 2011

Speaker – CME programme for Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, at Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences on 15th September 2011.

5th to 8th January 2012

Chairman in the USICON 2012 which was held on 5th to 8th January 2012 at Bangalore.

11th & 12th February 2012

Participated as faculty in the Amrita Continuing Urology Education held at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences on 11th and 12th of February, 2012.

28th & 29th April

Participated in the “Assuring Quality, Standardization and Efficiency in Laboratory” held at Asian Society of Continuing Medical Education, Mumbai.

13th to 15th July 2012

Delegate and participated in the 23rd SZ-USICON2012 annual conference of the Association of Southern Urologist held at Hyderabad.

29th & 30th September 2012

Participated in the “15th TS Jairam Memorial CUE and Live operative workshop” on “Urinary Incontinence”, held at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore.

20th October 2012

Attended and participated as faculty in the “Regional Convention on Patient Safety” held at Dhanvantri Hall, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science, Bangalore

7th –  8th  June, 2013

Participated as faculty in the “Continuing Urological Education programme” of the Department of Urology, Christian Medical College, Vellore.

16th – 21st July 2013

Faculty in the “GURS-International Urethroplasty Operative Workshop” held on 16th –21st July at Pune.

26th to 28th July 2013

Participated in the 3 day Workshop on “Internal Counsellor Programme on NABH Standards” conducted by Quality Council of India, held at Bangalore.

21st and 22nd September 2013

Participated as faculty in the CME conducted by Board of Education – USI on “Renal & Bladder Cancers Consensus & Controversies” held at Madras Medical College, Chennai.

27th to 29nd September 2013

Participated as a CME Faculty held at 18th Annual Conference of Tamilnadu & Pondicherry Association of Urologists, hosted by Trichy Renal Sciences Club, Tiruchirapalli.

19th and 20nd October 2013

Participated in the “16th T.S. Jairam Memorial CUE and Live operative workshop” on “Bladder Reconstruction and Diversions”, held at Nephro-Urology, Bangalore.

24 th November 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “The lower ureter vascularity” in the ‘ASU-Prof H S Bhat Mid Term Workshop’ held on 24th November, 2013 at Chennai.

27 th December 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “BOTOX in UROLOGY” in the ‘Bangalore Urology Society Meeting’ held on 27th Dec, 2013 at Bangalore.

19 th January 2014

Attended as a Chief Guest & Theme Speaker on “Kidney Care” in the Region meet of Region I conducted by Lions Clubs International, District 317A held on 19th January, 2014 at Bengaluru

29 th January 2014

Participated as a faculty in the 47th Annual Conference of USICON 2014 Convener –Instructional course on interpreting the urodynamic tracing. held at New Delhi between

30th January and 2nd February 2014.

9 th March 2014

Faculty in the CME program on “Understanding urinary tract infection” held at TCR-NU Kidney Hospitals, Krishnagiri.

24th November 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “The lower ureter vascularity” in the ‘ASU-Prof H S Bhat Mid Term Workshop’ held on 24th November, 2013 at Chennai

27th December 2013

Participated as a Faculty on “BOTOX in UROLOGY” in the ‘Bangalore Urology Society Meeting’ held on 27th Dec, 2013 at Bangalore

18th January 2014

Participated as a Faculty on “Urinary Tract in Pregnancy” in the CME conducted by AINU held on 18th January, 2014 at Hyderabad

28th February & 1st March 2014

Participated as a Faculty on “Mock Examination” conducted by board of education, USI at Bangalore.

28th & 29th March 2014

Participated as a Faculty in “The Single Theme Workshop on Pediatric Urethral Strictures” held on 28th & 29th March 2014 at Bangalore.

2nd & 3rd May 2014

Participated as a Faculty in “The Urology Masterclass, 4th Continuing Urological Education Programme” held on 2nd & 3rd May 2014 at CMC Vellore.

18th May 2014

Participated as a Faculty and spoke about ‘Tri Modal therapy for Bladder Cancer – What is the current evidence, Bladder preservation in TCC’ in the “TAPASU MID TERM CUE –URO ONCOLOGY” held at SRM Hotel, Trichy.

5-6th June 2015

Participated as faculty in the 5th Continuing Urological Education programme in Department of Urology held at Christian Medical College, Vellore

10-12th July 2015

Chaired a session on “Long term outcomes of posterior urethral valves” at the annual conference of Southern urologists association held at Vishakapatnam, AP

15-16th August 2015

Seminar given on factors affecting long term outcome of PUV fulguration and management in Consenus & Controversies in Pediatric Urology seminar at St.John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore Seminar given on Current concepts in evaluating child with VUR Vesicostomy in Consenus & Controversies in Pediatric Urology seminar at St.John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore.

26-27th September 2015

Participated as a faculty in the conference and chaired the Dr.N Krishnamoorthy Prize free papers session II in TAPASUCON 2015, 20th annual conference at Jawaharlala institute of postgraduate medical education and research, Pondicherry

3-5th October 2015

Presented a paper on What we look for when we write in 25th Annual conference of the Urological Society of India East Zone at Bodh Gaya, Bihar. Presented a paper on Understanding VUR in 25th Annual conference of the Urological Society of India East Zone at Bodh Gaya, Bihar

10-11th October 2015

Presented a paper on Current concepts in VUR managment in 29th Annual conference of the Urological association of Kerala at Hotel Raviz, Kollam

17-18th October 2015

Participated as delegate in Pediatric lapendo fusion held in T S Jairam memorial continuing urological education 2015 at Bangalore Urological Society in association with Institute of Nephrology, Bangalore.

30th October – 1st November 2015

Convener Panel discussion on Medicolegal Problems in Urology in 20th Annual conference of Karnataka Urology Association at Denissons Hotel, Hubli

Memberships

Life member of Nephrology Urology Transplantation Society (NUTS) of SAARC Urological Society of India – No. V-022 Founder Secretary Karnataka Urology Association

Corresponding Member

American Urology Association

European Urology Association

Society Internationale D’Urologie

Endourological Society

Society of Urologic Nurses and Association

Member of International Society of Nephrology

Member of TAPASU

Life Member of WZ USI

Member of SZ-USI