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Somasekhariah Prasanna Kumar Edit Profile

researcher , Veterinary medicine educator

Somasekhariah Prasanna Kumar, Indian veterinary medicine educator, researcher. Member Indian Veterinary Association (life, Doctor K.S. Nair's Memorial prize 1975), Indian Society Veterinary Medicine (life), Society Postgraduate in Veterinary Medicine (life), Chinmaya Seva Sangha (life), Karnataka Veterinary Association (life, Best Veterinary 1990-1991), Phi Zeta (Kappa chapter).

Background

Kumar, Somasekhariah Prasanna was born on November 18, 1946 in Ariyur, Karnataka, India. Son of Ariyur Thotadevaru Somasekhariah and Thammaiah Sarvamangalamma.

Education

The Bachelor of Veterinary Science, Veterinary College, Bangalore, India, 1968. Master of Veterinary Science, College Veterinary Medicine, Pantnagar, India, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, College Veterinary Medicine, St. Paul, United States of America, 1979.

Career

Veterinary assistant surgeon, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Svc., Sindhanur, India, 1970; research assistant Veterinary College, U. Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1971-1974; instructor Veterinary College, U. Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1974-1986; assistant professor Veterinary College, U. Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1986-1987; associate professor Veterinary College, U. Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, 1987-1992; professor, head of department Veterinary College, U. Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India, since 1992.

Membership

Member Indian Veterinary Association (life, Doctor K.S. Nair's Memorial prize 1975), Indian Society Veterinary Medicine (life), Society Postgraduate in Veterinary Medicine (life), Chinmaya Seva Sangha (life), Karnataka Veterinary Association (life, Best Veterinary 1990-1991), Phi Zeta (Kappa chapter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cricket, novels, music, horse racing, tennis.

Connections

Son of Ariyur Thotadevaru Somasekhariah and Thammaiah Sarvamangalamma. M.Rampura Puttasomanna Bramaramba, June 30, 1991. Children: Shivasagar, Vishwas.

father:
Ariyur Thotadevaru Somasekhariah

mother:
Thammaiah Sarvamangalamma

spouse:
Rampura Puttasomanna Bramaramba

child:
Shivasagar Kumar

child:
Vishwas Kumar