16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Ravishankar M

Affiliation: Dept. of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care MAHATMA GANDHI MEDICAL COLLEGE AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE, Pondicherry, India;

Award / titles received: Awarded MD in Anaesthesiology in 1978. Awarded FRCP (Glasgow) in 2012 for the work in critical care.

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: National Mentor for propagation of Low Flow Anaesthesia using GasMan simulations. Consultant for designing of Anaesthesia machines and Anaesthesia ventilators

Link to department website: http://depts.mgmcri.res.in/anaesthesiology/

Biography: Born in India. Did medical education in JIPMER Pondicherry. Obtained MD Anaesthesiology in 1978 from JIPMER, Pondicherry. Awarded Commom wealth fellowship in Paediatric cardiac anaesthesia in 1988. Instrumental in setting up the cardiothoracic unit and Critical Care unit in JIPMER. Headed the department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care in JIPMER from 1997 – 2005. Paasionate about analysing breathing systems in anaesthesia. In the last 10 years concentrating on Safety practices in Anaesthesia. Awarded FRCP by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, 2012. Areas of interest Critical Care Obstetric analgesia Low flow anaesthesia Anaesthesia Equipments Ventilators Computer applications in anaesthesia

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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