Affiliation: Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine KAMINENI HOSPITALS, HYDERABAD, India;
Award / titles received: Academic Excellence - 2010 - Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists
Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: EPM - WFSA Course Co-ordinator & Instructor Programme Head - WFSA Fellowship on Acute & Chronic Pain Management Honorary Secretary - Indian Society for Study of Pain
DR. MURALIDHAR JOSHI
Dr. Muralidhar joshi .MD, DNB, is the Director of Pain Management Centre, Kamineni Hospitals, King Koti at Hyderabad, encompassing a multidisciplinary pain programme. He is considered as the one of the pioneers practicing Pain management in Asia.
After graduating from Government Medical College Bellary, Gulburga University in Karnataka, India, he completed his post-graduation in Anaesthesiology from Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India & he was awarded a medal in the MD examination. He went onto finish the Diplomate of National Board in Anaesthesiology from National Board of Examination, New Delhi.
Many articles of his are published in various national & international journals. He has authored six books & also he is the author of first textbook on pain management in India. He was instrumental in starting various teaching programme like online pain course, fellowship in pain management, in India for the first time. He was the first person to produce android application in Interventional Pain Management in the World.
At present, he is the south Asian representative at Asian & Australasian regional section of World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA). He heads the WFSA fellowship programme on Acute & Chronic Pain Management as the Director of the Programme at Kamineni Hospitals in Hyderabad, India.
In view of his contribution to academics and scientific knowledge propagation, he has been aptly awarded ISA AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE for the year 2010 by National Body of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists.
Currently he is,
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