The Bachelor of Veterinary Science in Veterinary Medicine, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, India, 1999. Master of Veterinary Science in Animal Biotechnology, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, India, 2002.
Junior research fellow Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2003—2003. Research associate Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India, 2005—2006. Research project assistant Center Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad, India, 2006—2007.
Postdoctoral fellow Johns Hopkins University School Public Health, Baltimore, since 2007.