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consultant , microbiologist , science educator

Suhas Chandra Sanyal, Indian Microbiologist, science educator, consultant.


Sanyal, Suhas Chandra was born on January 1, 1942 in Mymensingh, Bengal, India.


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College, Calcutta, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Calcutta University, 1969. Doctor of Medicine, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1974.


Research officer, NICED, Calcutta, 1969-1970; lecturer Institute Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu U., 1970-1973; reader Institute Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu U., 1973-1979; professor, head microbiology department Institute Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu U., 1979-1995; senior international scientist, ICDDR, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1981-1984; senior consultant microbiologist, director laboratories, Ministry of Health, Safat, Kuwait, since 1992. Advisor Indian Council Medical Research, New Delhi, 1978-1992, Council Scientificand Industrial Research, New Delhi, 1984-1992, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 1984-1985, Ministry of Health, Government of India, 1977-1992, Department Biotechnology, Government of India, 1985-1992. Consultant ICDDR, 1985.

Member of advisory board International Diorrhoeal Disease Information and Documentation Center, International Development Center, Dhaka. Editorial board Journal Medical Microbiology, Revs. in Medical Microbiology, Journal Diarrhoeal Diseases Research. Referee Indian Journal Medical Research, Indian Journal Microbiology, Indian Journal Experimental Biology, Indian Journal Veterinary Sciences and World Health Organization Bulletin.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor 195 articles to professional journals.


Fellow Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, National Academy Medical Sciences, Indian National Science Academy, International Academy Medical Sciences, Royal College Pathologists, Indian Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences. Member International Society on Toxinology (president Asia-Pacific section 1990-1993, secretary 1987-1990), Association Microbiologists of India (president 1989-1990), International Committee on Systemic Bactieriology, International Working Group on Vibrios (founding).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading history, socio-political writings.


Son of Sudhir Chandraand Leelaboti (Bagchi) S. M. Kalyani Chakrabarti, May 8, 1970. Children: Rubella, Rupan.

Sudhir Chandraand Leelaboti (Bagchi) S. Sanyal

Rubella Sanyal

Rupan Sanyal