Dr. K. Ranganathan

Dr. K. Ranganathan  |Clyto Access

Professor and Head, Ragas Dental Hospital

Keynote Speaker

Expertise: HIV/AIDS, Oral pre-cancer and cancer, Stem cells and Salivary diagnostics

Dr.Ranganathan obtained his BDS and MDS from The Tamilnadu Government Dental College, Chennai in 1987 and 1990 respectively. In 1993 he enrolled as a graduate student in the Department of Oral Pathology at the Ohio State University, USA and graduated with a Masters degree in 1996. He successfully passed the fellowship exam of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology in 1996. The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University conferred him with PhD in 2010 for his work on Oral Submucous Fibrosis. He was awarded the Fellowship of Indian Association Of Oral Pathologists in 2010. He joined Ragas Dental College and Hospital in Chennai in 1996 as lecturer and now holds the post of Professor and Head Department of Oral Pathology. He was awarded the “Best Teacher Award” in 2011 for perpetuating academic excellence. He is in the doctoral committee of three Universities in Tamilnadu. He has served as a member of the Task force of the Department of Biotechnology and Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India, and has been the secretary of the Indian Association of Oral Pathologists for two consecutive terms (2008-2012). He has 105 publications as author/coauthor, including contribution to six texts. He has been the guide to 71 dissertations submitted for the conferral of Masters degree by the university.




Related Journals & Conferences :

Journal of HIV and STD Research