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Physician , medical educator

Georgi Koodathummuriyil Abraham, Indian physician, medical educator. Recipient International Distinguished Medal, National Kidney Foundation, 2004.


Abraham, Georgi Koodathummuriyil was born on October 27, 1950 in Vennikulam, Kerala, India. Son of Eapen and Mariamma (Varkey) Abraham.


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Technical Director Medical College, Alleppey, India, 1975. Doctor of Medicine, Kasturba Medical School, Mangalore, India, 1979.


House surgeon Technical Director Medical College Hospital, Alleppey, India, 1974-1975. Senior house surgeon C.M.C. Hospital, Vellore, India, 1975-1976. Resident Government Wenlock Hosp, Mangalore, India, 1976-1979.

Research fellow C.M.C. Hospital, Vellore, India, 1979-1980. House surgeon, registrar National Health Service Hospitals, United Kingdom, 1980-1984. Senior registrar Nubarakal Mubayak-al Kabeer Hospital, Kuwait, 1984-1986.

Senior clinical fellow Toronto (Ontario, Canada) Western Hospital, 1986-1989. Consultant Alhada Armed Forces Hosp, Taif, Saudi Arabia, 1989-1990, Tamil Nad Hospital, Chennai, India, 1990-1996. Professor medicine Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, since 1996.


  • Other Work

    • Editor Indian Journal Operitoneal Dialysis, 1997. Member editorial board Peritoneal Dialysis International, Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy.


Founder, trustee Tanker, Chennai, since 1993. Fellow: Royal College Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow, Royal College Physicians London. Member: International Society Nephrology (council member south Asia, dialysis council member for Asia and Oceania), Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India (president 1997-1999).


Married Rene George, May 29, 1979.

Eapen Abraham

Mariamma (Varkey) Abraham

Rene George