I am working as Professor in department of Pathology, Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysuru, India. I am a life member of Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists, Indian Medical Association and Indian Red Cross Society. I am an assessor of Internal audit and quality management systems certified by Foundation of Quality. My areas of research interest are surgical pathology and cytology. I have publications in international and national journals. I am a reviewer for some journals.