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Medical educator

Chandrasekharan Cheranellore Kartha, Indian medical educator. National Merit scholar Government India, 1966-1974. Vice chairman Health Action by People, Trivandrum, 1994-2003. Fellow Indian College Pathology, National Academy of Sciences (India), Indian Academy of Sciences, National Academy Medical Sciences (India), International Academy Cardiovasc. Sciences, Council Indian Academy Scis, Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute.

Background

Kartha, Chandrasekharan Cheranellore was born on December 14, 1951 in Ernakulam, India. Son of Janardanan Kartha and Bharathy Kunjamma.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, Trivandrum Medical College, India, 1974. Doctor of Medicine, All India Inst Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1979.

Career

Lecturer in pathology Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, 1979-1982, assistant professor, 1982-1985, associate professor pathology, 1986-1988, additional professor pathology, 1988-1993, professor and head division cell molecular cardiology, 1993—2006, dean academy affairs, 2000—2003. Senior professor, 2006—2008. Professor emenence Disease Biology Mol.

Medicine, Rajiv Gandhi Center Biotechnology, Trivandrum.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Modern Medicine-Transitions and Promises, 2000. Contributing author: India's Environment: Problems and Perspectives, 1986, Wound Healing in Cardiovascular Disease, 1995, Frontiers in Cardiovascular Health, 2003. Editor: Endomyocardial Fibrosis, 1993, Health Problems of This Century, 2003, Disease Diagnosis and Treatments: Recent Trends, 2003, Kerala Fifty Years and Beyond, 2007.

      Member editorial board Current Science, India, 1991—2007, Indian Journal Pathology and Microbiology, 2003-2007, The Open Nitric Oxide Journal. Editorial advisor Indian Heart Journal, 1995-2000, Indian Journal Cardiology, 2004. Section editor Journal Basic and Applied Biomedicine, India, 1994.

Membership

Vice chairman Health Action by People, Trivandrum, 1994-2003. Fellow Indian College Pathology, National Academy of Sciences (India), Indian Academy of Sciences, National Academy Medical Sciences (India), International Academy Cardiovasc. Sciences, Council Indian Academy Scis, Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing popular science articles, gardening, classical music.

Connections

Married Mira Mohanty, June 18, 1981.

father:
Janardanan Kartha

mother:
Bharathy Kunjamma

spouse:
Mira Mohanty