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Muar, Johor, 84000, Malaysia
March 29, 2019

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Core Competencies

Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Teaching & Training management

Healthcare Services

Clinical Decision Making

Continuous Quality Improvement

Clinical and Operative Surgeries

Gynaec. & Caesarean Operations

People Management & Leadership


1982: MD (Obst. & Gyn.) from Nagarjuna University, A.P., India

1974: MBBS from Andhra University, A.P., India

Soft skills

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Profile Summary

Successfully conducted 25,000 Double Puncture Lap. Tubectomies and 1500 Single Puncture Lap. Tubectomies in Rural and Urban areas of 11 districts of A.P.

Currently providing teaching and training to the MBBS students of Melaka-Manipal Medical College, Melaka, Malaysia

Provided assistance in normal deliveries and instrumental deliveries like outlet forceps, mid-low forceps, vacuum delivery, repair of perineal lacerations including complete tear perineum, McDonald cervical encirclage, internal podalic version, and manual removal of placenta, instrumental evacuation in incomplete abortion, and evacuation of vesicular mole.

Trained in Laparoscopic tubectomy and ‘Trainer’ in DPL Tubectomy in the State of Andhra Pradesh

Conducted Cancer Screening Camps

Excellence in supervising & training the Post Graduates & Asst. Professors with regard to obstetrics and gynecological care and management of patients in hospital

Experience in laparoscopic procedures both diagnostic and therauptic procedures like salpingectomy in ectopic pregnancies and ovarian cystectomy.

Skilled at managing high risk pregnancies, gestational hypertension, pre-eclampsia, eclampsia, heart disease, anaemia and other complicated pregnancies.

Experience in teaching and training of MBBS and MD (Post Graduate) students for the past 3 decades.

Notable Accomplishments Across Career


oBold Doctor Award from Govt. of Andhra Pradesh on World AIDS day - Dec. 2007

oCertificate of Appreciation from Govt. of Andhra Pradesh - August 2006

oBest PLWHA Friendly Centre - A.P. State AIDS Control Society - Dec. 2005

oBest DPL Tubectomy Surgeon Award - Guntur District (A.P.) - 2000-01

oCertificate of Excellence-India International Society for Unity, New-Delhi-Apr 2k

oBest DPL Tubectomy Surgeon Award - Guntur District (A.P.) - 1999-2000

oBest DPL Tubectomy Surgeon Award - Guntur District (A.P.) - 1998-1999

oGood Service Certificate - Principal, Guntur Medical College, Guntur - Aug. 1996

Doubles, Winners-A.P. College Teachers Shuttle Badminton Tournament - 1985

Organizational Experience

Aug’08 to Nov’14: NRI Medical College & General Hospital, Chinakakani, A.P. as Prof. & HOD (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

May’02 to Jul’08: Guntur Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur, A.P. as Prof. & HOD (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

May’00 to Apr’02: Guntur Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur, A.P. as Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Dec’99 to Apr’00: S.V. Medical College/Govt. Maternity Hospital, Tirupathi as Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Jul’98 to Nov’99: Guntur Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur, A.P. as Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Jan’97 to Jun’98: Kurnool Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Kurnool, A.P. as Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Aug’83 to Dec’96: Guntur Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur, A.P. as Asst. Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Apr’83 to Jul’83: Primary Health Centre, Nadendla, Guntur Dt., A.P. as Medical Officer (Medical & Health Dept., Govt. of AP)

Jan’81 to Dec’82: Guntur Medical College/Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur, A.P. as Post Graduate Student (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Dec’75 to Nov’80: Flt. Lt. Indian Air Force (Medical Branch) as Squadron Medical Officer (Armed Forces Medical Services)

Key Result Areas: (Across the career)

Administrating activities related to setting-up of Gynecology & Obstetrics services


oTubal ligations, Laparotomies and Hysterectomy Operations and managing Intensive Care Unit.

oLaparoscopy, hysteroscopy and conventional surgeries including minor surgical procedures like D&C, MTPs and also undertaking normal and instrumental deliveries

oObstetric operations including Caesarean sections, Rent repair in cases of rupture uterus, Caesarean hysterectomy, Reposition of inversion of uterus, Devascularisation in PPH

oPerforming total abdominal hysterectomy with or without Bilateral Salpingo-oopherectomy for fibroid uterus, adenomyosis and malignant ovarian tumours; Myomectomy, Cervicopexy for nulliparous prolapse, Vaginal hysterectomy with pelvic floor repair, Fothergill operation, Sims operation for VVF

Supervising the labor room patients, indoor high risk & complicated antenatal patients while attending all kinds of obstetrics & gynecological emergencies

Examining female patients & ensuing healthy reproductive services

Providing medical attention for women during menstrual disorders, conception, pregnancy, birth and post-partum stages

Discussing with expectant mothers about reproductive health, child birth procedures and other maternal concerns

Monitoring reproductive health conditions & treatment progress & document findings and observations

Re-evaluating treatment programs as necessary

Ensuring there is appropriate documentation of clinical care in the medical record in accordance with current standards

Deliver babies, determining the method most appropriate to ensure health and safety of both infant and mother

Attending Gynecology & Obstetrics emergency theatre as and when required

Contributing to quality improvement for achieving and maintaining high quality care for obstetrics & gynecology patients

Conducting major and minor surgeries in Gynecology Theatre & attend the Consultant Gynecological OPD Clinics; admitting Gynae patients & emergencies

Participating in clinical review and clinical risk management activities including reporting of clinical incidents


Managed major patient issues such as discrimination and stigmatization against HIV +ve women, took effective steps such as training Health Care Providers like Specialists, Medical Officers, Post Graduate students, Nurses and Paramedical personnel to resolve the discrimination and stigmatization.

Received the “Bold Doctor Award” from Govt. of A.P. in recognition of the services rendered to the HIV +ve pregnant women and the HIV +ve women with gynaecological problems.

Conducting training for Obstetricians and physicians who have specialized in pregnancy management, prenatal care and labor

Successfully performed more than 10,000 caesarean sections and other surgical procedures as needed to preserve patients' health and deliver babies safely

Pivotal role in streamlining gynecological processes through measures such as trainings

Training Programs Organized

Training of Medical Officers of Primary Health Centres of Guntur District in I trimester MTP

Training and evaluation of Medical Officers of Primary Health Centres of Guntur District in Minilap tubectomy

Training coordinator for Prevention of Mother -To-Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS, 2002-2008

Organized more than 45-50 training programmes, under UNICEF, NACO and APSACS for the Specialists of teaching hospitals, District hospitals, Area hospitals of A.P., Medical Officers of Primary Health Centres, Medical students and PG students of Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Staff Nurses of Teaching Hospitals, District Hospitals, and Area Hospitals, Student Nurses of GNRM and B.Sc.(N) students, Nurse Practitioners of ICTC project

Conducted many C.M.E. Programmes and workshops

Successfully delivered guest lectures in various C.M.E. Programmes

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 19th July 1950

Languages Known: English, Hindi and Telugu

Nationality: Indian

Address: Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Melaka-Manipal Medical College, Bandar Parit Bunga,

84000 Muar, Johor, Malaysia

Medical Registration:

Andhra Medical Council No: 8509

Malaysian Medical Council No: 67434

(Refer annexure for further details)


Professional (Official) Activities

Member of the Selection Committee: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)New-Delhi, in October 2005

Member of the Sub-committee of National AIDS Control Organization, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, for framing the STI/RTI Guidelines 2012

Chairman, PC&PNDT Act, Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh from 2002-2007

Programme Officer (1997-2002) and Project Director (2002-208) Post-Partum Programme Unit, Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur

Programme Officer, Prevention of Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS at Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur from 2002-2008

Affiliation to Professional Bodies

Member of Guntur Obstetrics & Gynecological Society, Guntur affiliated to the Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecological Societies of India, Mumbai, since 1983

Life Member of Indian Medical Association, New-Delhi, 1985

Hon. Treasurer, Guntur Obstetrics & Gynecological Society from 1987 to 1996

Hon. Secretary, Guntur Obstetric & Gynecological Society from 1998 to 2002

President of Guntur Obstetrics & Gynecological Society from 2002-2008

Member of Malaysian Medical Association since 2015

Member of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Society of Malaysia since 2015

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Associate Member since August 2018

Academic Appointments

Member, Board of Studies, Final MBBS, Modern Medicine, DR. NTR University of Health Sciences, A.P., Vijayawada

Chairman, PG Board of Studies, Modern Medicine, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada from 2010-2012

Examiner: (MBBS, Post Graduate Degree (MD) and Diploma (DGO)

Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences of A.P., Vijayawada

Dr. MGR Tamil Nadu University, Chennai

Dr. Rajiv Gandhi University of Medical Sciences, Karnataka, Bangalore

Maharashtra Health University, Nasik, Maharashtra

Paper Setter for PG diploma (DGO) Nagpur University, Nagpur

Paper Setter for PG diploma (DGO) Meenakshi University, Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu

Paper Setter for PG degree MD (OBG), Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, Bangalore


National Board of Examinations, Ministry of Health, Medical and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New-Delhi

Member of the Inspection Team of Dr.NTR University of Health Sciences of A.P., Vijayawada

Actively Coordinated

OB-GYAN 2011, Post Graduate CME organized by PES Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Kuppam, Andhra Pradesh, in Nov. 2011

Orientation Training Programme for State Resource Pool of South Zone for STI, organized by Tamil Nadu State AIDS Control Society at Chennai, in June 2008

Panel Discussion on Blood Transfusion by Academy of Medical Sciences, Guntur Medical College/ Govt. General Hospital, Guntur in March 2007

Post Graduate CME organized by Bangalore Obstetric & Gynecological Society, Bangalore in June 2004

Training Programme on PMTCT of HIV/AIDS, by Dept. of OBG of Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada, (A.P.) in May 2004

Jyotsna-2001, organized by Obstetrics and Gynecological Society of Hyderabad on Medical Abortion in July 2001

Courses & Conferences Attended

RCOG World Congress 2018, Sun Tec. City, Singapore in Mar. 2018

Creating Ideal OSCE question, MMMC, Melaka in Feb. 2018

Seminar on USG in Obst. Emergencies, Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun, Ipoh in Jan. 2018

Statistics in Research Workshop, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Nov. 2017

Implementing Instructional Initiatives, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Apr. 2017

Asia Pacific Congress in Maternal and Foetal Medicine, Penang, Malaysia in Oct. 2016

Clinical SDL in Medical Education, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Apr. 2016

Scientific Writing & Research Methods, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Mar. 2016

Faculty Development Workshop, MMMC, Muar campus in Oct. 2015

Portfolio & WPBA Workshop, MMMC, Melaka in Aug. 2015

Assessment in our Curriculum, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Feb. 2015

Internal Quality Auditor Training, Manipal Medical College, Melaka in Dec. 2014

Faculty Development Workshop Level-1, NRI Medical College & NTR UHS in Nov. 2011

Clinical Research & Publications

Guided PG students of MD (OBG) in preparing and submitting the following ‘Dissertations’ to the Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, India from April 1998 to October 2014):

oThe study of efficacy of Single Dose Magnesium Sulphate Vs. Standard Regimen in the Prophylaxis of Preeclampsia - Oct. 2014

oComparative study of Efficacy of Vaginal Misoprostol Vs. Sublingual Misoprostol in induction of labour - Nov. 2013

oComparison of efficacy of Labetalol Vs. Nifedipine in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension - Nov. 2012

oScreening for GDM in all trimesters of pregnancy - Nov. 2011

oComparative study of efficacy of Labetolol Vs. Nifedipine in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension - Oct. 2008

oOvarian volume measurement in normal Vs. infertile woman by USG - May 2008

oComparative study of expectant management Vs. active management with 50 mcg of sublingual misoprostol in PROM - May 2008

oUse of L-Arginine in improving growth of foetus and oligohydramnios in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension - April 2007

oComparative study of conservative management Vs. active management with 50 mcg of vaginal misoprostol in PROM - February 2007

oUse of multiple growth parameters in 3rd trimester gestational age determination by USG - April 2006

oTransvaginal Sonosalpingography in cases of infertility - January 2006

oStudy of safety and efficacy of intra vaginal misoprostol Vs. intra cervical Dinoprostone gel for cervical ripening and induction of labour - May 2005

oVaginal misoprostol as an effective alternative to mechanical dilatation for suction evacuation in 1st trimester pregnancy termination - January 2006

oComparative study of extra amniotic Ethacridine lactate solution with or without 20 units of oxytocin in 2nd trimester abortion - April 2002

oDiagnostic hysteroscopy - April 2000

oEfficacy of Phenytoin sodium in eclampsia - April 1998


Prevention of Parent-To-Child Transmission of HIV - NRIMCGH Experience: Dr. Maithri, Dr. C. Vasanth Kumar at XV APCOG, in July 2013 at Hyderabad

A rare case of Fallopian tube carcinoma: Ravali Veeramachineni, Lahari Surapaneni (Students of NRI Medical College, Chinakakani) Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar, OSMECON 2012 at Hyderabad

VP Shunt induced cyst mimicking as ovarian cyst: Dr. A.Sreelakshmi, Dr. M.Nageswara Rao, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar - XIII APCOG in July 2011 at Visakhapatnam

A case of Primary Amenorrhoea with congenital vaginal septum: Dr. Nazia Sheikh, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar, Dr. K. Anji Reddy, - XIII APCOG, at Visakhapatnam, in July 2011

Case report of Vaginal Leiomyoma: Dr. D. Vijaya, Dr. R.Sreedevi, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar, Dr. K. Anji Reddy in XIII APCOG at Visakhapatnam, in July 2011

Hypertensive Crisis - X A.P. State Chapter of Obstetric and Gynecological Societies, at Nellore, in July 2008

Successful outcome after a series of mishaps: Dr.P.S.L.K. Prashanthi, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar, South Indian Obst. & Gynecological Societies Conference, Dakshin-2007 at Hyderabad

PPTCT of HIV: IAP State Level Workshop on Pediatric HIV/AIDS - 2006 sponsored by UNICEF at Guntur in October 2006

Rare case of Sarcoma uterus (Malignant mixed mullerian tumour): Dr. S.Tulasi, Dr.V.A.A. Lakshmi, Dr. B.Venkat, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar - VIII APCOG Conference at Vijayawada in September 2006

Morbidity in Laparoscopic sterilization camps in Rural Andhra Pradesh in the Conference of Laparoscopic tubectomy surgeons of Govt. of A.P. convened by Commissioner of Family Welfare, Govt. f A.P. at Hyderabad in March 2006

Pre Conception & Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex selection) Act 1994: IMA State Conf. at Ongole 2006

Double Valve Manual Vacuum Aspiration - Guntur Experience - in the meeting of Specialists of OBG of Andhra Pradesh, convened by Commissioner of Family Welfare, Govt. of A.P., Hyderabad in March 2005

Workshop on Anti-Retroviral Therapy in HIV/AIDS for the Professors of OBG and Pediatrics of Medical Colleges of Gujarat and Specialists of OBG and Pediatrics of Sikkim, conducted by UNICEF at Ahmedabad in 2005

Standards of Female Sterilization for Medical Officers of Guntur & Prakasam districts, 2005

PMTCT of HIV - Guntur Experience in 3rd Shan Ratnam Obstetrics and Gynecology Update, January 2004

Management of eclampsia in Workshop on “Strengthening of Emergency Obstetric care in First Referral Units” for the Obstetricians & Gynecologists and Pediatricians of Primary Health Centres and APVVP Hospitals of Guntur and Prakasam districts sponsored by APVVP and UNICEF on June 2002 at Govt. Gen. Hospital, Guntur

Medical abortion: Presented to “Expert group on I trimester abortion” constituted by Govt. of India, at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New-Delhi in April 2001

A case of “Spontaneous rupture of uterus with small bowel: Dr. Jayanthi, Dr. K.Srinivasa Rao, Dr.C.Vasanth Kumar - II APCOG at Guntur in 2001

Presented Paper titled “Laparoscopy in Amenorrhoea” in 26th All India Obstetric & Gynecological Congress held at Pune in December 1982

Presented Paper in 25th All India Obstetric & Gynecological Congress held at Calcutta from 29-31 December 1981

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Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with a successful career of 4 decades with diverse roles distinguished by commended performance in Caesarean Operations, Tubal Ligations, Laparotomies & Hysterectomy Operations and in providing guidance to the students of both MBBS and MD (OBG)

Chittajallu Vasanth Kumar

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