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Biochemist , educator

Dhastagir Sultan Sheriff, Indian biochemist, educator World Health Organization fellow, Populatin Council fellow. Fellow: National Academy Clinical Biochemistry.


Sheriff, Dhastagir Sultan was born July 6, 1947 in Tiruchi, Tamilnadu, India. Son of Shaik Dhastagir and Zamany Hussein; 1 child Son of Omer.


Master of Science, Madras Medical College, India, 1971; Doctor of Philosophy, Madras Medical College, India, 1977.


Professor, head department Amhedkar Medical College, Banglore, India, 1990—1993, VMKV Medical College, Salem, India, 1995—2002, dean India, 2001; professor, head department Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur, India, since 2003; Author: (poems) Rylechan, 2001, (book) Medical Biochemistry, 2004.


  • Fellow: National Academy Clinical Biochemistry


He is a Rotary President, Governor Group Representative. He was a Round Table Member.Had conducted National Levels conference in Salem, India as well as International conference on Ethics in Science and Medicine. He was Life counselor, sex educationist who conducted many workshops including a National Workshop on AIDS and released a Book on Sex education. He has many first to his credits including being selected as adhoc president of Research Scholar Association, Madras University, Student Council Chairman IISc, Banglore,He was voted as the best teacher of the decade by Libyan students, favorite teacher in VMKV Medical College, Salem for several years. Had worked for a Antigua medical university as President. He was a student's professor and had a very positive influence on their careers, He was a Resource Person for UNESCO South Asia Region and had contributed immensely to medical ethics.


  • Philosophers & Thinkers

    Dr.Radhakrishnan, Dr.Abdul Kalam, Betrand Russel

  • Politicians

    Nelson Mandela, Gandhiji

  • Writers

    Milton, Shakespeare, Khuswanth Singh

  • Artists

    MF Hussein

  • Sport & Clubs

    Cricket, tennis and chess

  • Athletes

    Hussain Bolt, Mohamed Ali, Sachin Tendulkar, Pete Sampras, Steffi Graf

  • Other Interests

    Public speaking, personality development

  • Music & Bands

    Lionel Richie


Spouse H. Fathima, September 12, 1974.

Shaik Dhastagir - Indian