Feroze A Ganaie
Dr. Feroze A. Ganaie is currently functioning as the Post-doctoral Researcher in WHO Pneumococcal Reference Laboratory, Division of Pulmonary/Allergy/Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA. His research interests include; Molecular-based pneumococcal diagnostics, molecular epidemiology, development of molecular techniques for genotyping of S. pneumoniae. Understanding the impact of Pneumococcal vaccines, pathogenicity and capsular biology of S. pneumoniae in different niches.
Dr. Feroze was actively associated with various population and laboratory-based pneumococcal molecular-surveillance studies in India.
Dr. Feroze worked as a Project Lead at NIVEDI, Bangalore for the projects focused on AMR under the One-Health approach to build and strengthen AMR capacity in India.
He has served as SRF in FMD Research Laboratory, Bangalore, to develop a live attenuated vaccine. He has worked as a Scientist on multiple research projects, focused on TB, MDR-TB and Malaria in Chomous Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore.
So far, he has published over 25 peer-reviewed original articles and has presented over 30 research papers in various international scientific meetings.
He is the recipient of travel grant award from various scientific committees: ISPPD, WSPID, ESPID, ECCMID, Gulf Thoracic.
In addition to his educational credentials, he has qualified ICAR-National Eligibility Test, 2017 and he also holds MBA degree from Jain University, Bangalore.