RAHUL K. GAJBHIYE
SCIENTIST B

  RAHUL K. GAJBHIYE

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 17-04-2003

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN REPRODUCTIVE
HEALTH JEHANGIR MERWANJI STREET PAREL
MUMBAI - 400012 .
Address (Res):
Telephone (off): 022-24192036
Fax : 022-24139412
Email : gajbhiyer@nirrh.res.in
Educational Qualifications:

Sr. No.

Degree

Year

University/Institution

1

M.B.B.S.

1999

Amravati University, Maharashtra State

Dr. P. D. M. Medical College, Amravati, M.S.

2

Ph. D.

2012

Mumbai University, Maharashtra State

National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health J.M. Street, Parel, Mumbai


Professional Experience:

Medical Officer

Maharashtra state Medical and Health services

1999-2001

Demonstrator

Department of forensic medicine and Toxicology: 
D. Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune

2002-2003

Scientist B

NIRRH

2003-Till date

Discipline:
ENDOCRINOLOGY
INTERNAL MEDICINE


Research Experience:

Research Interests

Endometriosis, Male infertility, Post-partum hemorrhage, Tribal health, Snake bite, Tuberculosis, Neglected Tropical Disorders, Health Policy

Indian Patent : 01

Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  1. Life member of Indian Society for Study of Reproduction and Fertility
  2. Life member of Endometriosis Society of India
Workshops/Conferences/Symposiums :

  • WHO sponsored workshop in Research methodology (2004)
  • Course on Good clinical practice (2004)
  • Ethics training conducted by Family Health International (2004) 

Conference:

Ist National congress of endometriosis society of India at Kolkatta held between 9-12 December 2004

Awards:

S. No

Name of Award

Awarding Agency

Year

1.

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Indo Australia Early and Mid-Career Research Fellowship at the University of Queensland Australia

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Indo- Australia Early and Mid-Career Researcher Fellowship

2017

2.

1st Prize for Best Poster presentation at The “Ovary Unraveled 2009”

Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction

2009

3.

Research Fellowship-

Frontiers in Reproduction: Molecular and Cellular concepts and applications at Woods Hole Boston MA USA

Burroughs Welcome Fund, USA

2008

  • Member Secretary, Research Advisory Committee, Model Rural Health Research Unit (MRHRU) Sub District Hospital, Dahanu, Maharashtra
  • Member Secretary, Project Review Group Member Secretary, Scientific Advisory Committee, NIRRH Field Units (Former Human Reproduction Research Centers of ICMR)

Extramural/Intramural research projects and Funding agencies:

Extramural Projects:

Principal investigator: 05 (DBT-2, BRNS-DAE-1, DST-1, ICMR-1)

Co-Principal Investigator: 01 (DBT-1)

Co- investigator: 02 (ICMR-1, WHO-SEARO-1)

Intramural Projects:

Principal investigator: 03 (NIRRH-ICMR)

Sl. No

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Duration, Present status

Role

1

Identification and characterization of antigens detected using sera of women with Endometriosis.

DBT

2005-2008

Completed

PI

2

Autoimmune markers for diagnosis of endometriosis

DBT

2012-2016

Completed

PI

 

3

A study on cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene screening in Indian infertile men having congenital bilateral absence of vas deferens.

BRNS, DAE

2013-2016

Completed

PI

4

Study of Prevalence of HIV in unbooked hospital deliveries: a retrospective study in Maharashtra

WHO-SEARO

2011-2012

Completed

Co-I

5.

Study of preterm birth and neonatal outcome among women conceived by assisted reproduction techniques in Mumbai

ICMR

2012-2014

Completed

Co-I

6.

A highway to endometriosis intersects pathways to oncogenesis

DBT

2015-2018

Ongoing

Co-PI

7.

Pregnancy outcomes in Indian women with Endometriosis and Biomarker Correlation: A Cohort Study

DST

2017-20120

Ongoing

PI

8.

Prevention and management of snake bite and scorpion bite envenomation including complications within primary health care system in tribal block of Dahanu, Palghar, Maharashtra: An implementation research Project

ICMR-Tribal Health

2017-2018

Ongoing

PI

9.

Non- Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment (NASG) As a First Aid Device for Improving the Maternal Survival following Post-Partum Hemorrhage – A Pilot study in Palghar District of Maharashtra

MRHRU Core Grant

2017-2019

Ongoing

PI

Newsletters/Book chapters:

S. No

Title

Publisher

Year of Publication

1

Cystic fibrosis, CFTR gene, and male infertility

Book Chapter

Springer

2017

2

Endometriosis Research in India: The Current Scenario and the Challenges for the Future. Newsletter.

Endometriosis Society of India

2012

Clinical Collaborator: 09

 

Foreign Visits:
  1. PARTICIPATE IN MARINE BIOLOGY LAB.TRAINING COURSE "FRONTIERS IN REPRODUCTION MOLECULAR & CELLULAR CONCEPTS &APPLICATIONS" TO U.S.A.
    FROM 2008-05-04 TO 2008-06-15

  2. PARTICIPATION IN THE 4TH INDO-AUSTRALIAN CONFERENCE ON BIOTECHNOLOGY. TO AUSTRALIA
    FROM 2007-05-07 TO 2007-05-09


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