Feroze A Ganaie
Feroze Ganaie is a Senior Research Scholar in Department of Microbiology of Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences affiliated to RGUHS, Bangalore. He is working in the field of pneumococcal research since 2012. His research interests includes, Molecular-based pneumococcal diagnostics, Molecular epidemiology, development of molecular techniques for genotyping of S. pneumoniae. Antimicrobial resistance under one health approach, Understanding the pathogenicity of S. pneumoniae in different niches. He has been associated with various population and laboratory based multicenteric pneumococcal surveillance studies. He has served as senior research fellow in Foot and Mouth Disease Research Laboratory, Bangalore, wherein he was involved in the development of a live attenuated vaccine for FMD. He has worked as a Scientist on multiple research projects, focused on tuberculosis, MDR-Tuberculosis and Malaria in Chomous Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore. During his professional and academic career, has published 25 original articles and has presented 30 papers in international scientific events. He has also qualified ICAR-National Eligibility Test, 2017. He is the recipient of travel grant award from ISPPD-9, 10 & 11, WSPID-2015 & 2017, ESPID-2016. He has also received the best abstract award in the 8th annual congress of Gulf thoracic society 2017, Dubai. In addition to his educational credentials, he also holds MBA degree in marketing management.