Dr. Dhanya

Dr. Dhanya Dharmapalan
MD (Paediatrics), PG Diploma in PID (Oxford, UK)

Dr. Dhanya Dharmapalan, MD (Paediatrics), PG Diploma in PID (Oxford, UK) is a Consultant, Paediatrics  Infectious Diseasesl at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. She comes with more than 9 years of experience  in Paediatrics Care. 

Post completing her MD in India, she joined University of Oxford (UK) to complete her diploma in  Paediatric infectious diseases in 2015. She also underwent one month observership in the renowned liver  transplant unit at Birmingham Children hospital, UK in February 2017. She has also been trained in  infection control course approved by the Infectious Disease Society of America. 

Dr. Dhanya has served as the Editor for Paediatric Infectious Journal of the Indian Academy of  Paediatrics from 2009-2016. She has been on the editorial board of various popular textbooks including  IAP textbook of Paediatrics, IAP Colour Atlas of Paediatrics and Atlas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.  She has also been a national convener and writing committee member for regional antibiotic practice  module for general paediatricians. 

Her research study on antibiotics has been recognised by World Health Organisation (WHOI &  appreciated by various print and social media channels. She has numerous publications in international  and national journals to her credit and has been avid speaker for many regional and national  conferences. 

Dr. Dhanya holds the memberships of the following professional bodies: 

Member, Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) 

European Society of Pediatric Infectious Disease (ESPIDI (Young ESPID member] Life Member, Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) 

Life Member, IAP Infectious Disease Chapter (IAP IDC) Life member, Indian Medical Association (IMA)