Radha Rama Devi
Consultant, Diagnostics Division
PG in Pediatrics from Andhra Medical College, Vizag
Radha Rama Devi is a post graduate in Pediatrics from Andhra Medical College, Vizag and is the recipient of a number of Awards and Medals like President's Medal in MBBS, Gold Medal in Medicine etc. A holder of certificate in Genetic Engineering by IISc, Bangalore, she has worked as a Medical Officer at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore (1977-94). She was instrumental in setting up the first Neonatal Screening in India. She has published in National and International journals in the fields of Inbreeding, Neonatal Screening and Metabolic Disorders and has presented her work at IInd International conference on Neonatal Screening at Japan and 4th Asia Pacific Conference on Neonatal Screening at Manila, Philippines (2001). Her special interests are in Inborn Errors of Metabolism.
She was awarded the National Women Bio-Scientist (Senior) award in the year 2005 by the Department of Biotechnology, government of India.