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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
September 07, 2019

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Dr. Jayagar Prabakaran, M.B.B.S, M.P.H(USA), M.S(ENT)

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Mobile : 0091-944-***-****

DOB: 2nd June 1986

Sex- Male;

Resident- 12/6, New Bangaru Colony, West KK Nagar, Chennai-600078, India.


To secure an ENT (Otorhinolaryngology) Associate professor/ENT specialist position in an esteemed medical institution and to widen as well as impart my knowledge and cognition for the betterment of it.


Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (M.B.B.S), Meenakshi Medical College, Hospital & RI, Kanchipuram,

The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai, India. (August 2003 to March 2009).

Masters of Public Health (M.P.H) program, (major: Health Education), Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA- 42101. (August 2009-May2011)

Graduate Leadership Studies, Center for Leadership Excellence, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA-42101.

Master of Surgery (M.S.-ENT) in Otorhinolaryngology, Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Pondicherry, Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, India. (2011-2014).


January 2011 - May 2011: Internship at Health Education department- WKU Health Services, Kentucky, USA.

April 2008 March 2009: Worked as a medical house-surgeon/intern at Meenakshi Medical College Hospital, India.

Teaching experience: -Junior Resident at the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Aarupadai Veedu Medical College,Pondicherry, India-3years duration (2011-2014)

-Assistant Professor at Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry from March 2015-March 2017.

-Assistant Professor at Tagore Medical College- March2017 to present.

Hospital Experience:

Currently employed as Assistant Professor at Tagore Medical College,Chennai from Mar'17. Also practice at Apollo Clinic, Valasaravakkam now in the evenings.

Worked as Asst.Prof. at.Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry March 2015-March 2017. Owned and practised in the evenings at private Clinic in Pondicherry from 2012-2017.

Worked as Senior Registrar-Dept. of ENT, Head & Neck Surgery at Global Hospitals & Health City, Chennai, India, working under Prof.Dr.Jacinth Cornelius, M.S.,D.L.O.(Head of Dept.-ENT), and Dr.Sundhari, M.B.B.S,D.N.B(Senior consultant-ENT) with hands-on experience in Coblation, Micro-debrider, Endoscope/Microscope assisted ENT surgeries from 2014-15.

Worked in a Multi-specialty Hospital as a Duty/ Casualty Resident Medical Officer at Santosh Multispecialty Hospitals Pvt. Ltd. Besant Nagar, Chennai, India (2009).

Worked as Part-time health counselor and advisor in Ehrlich laboratory, Chennai, India (Accredited by College of American Pathologists (C.A.P)).

Worked as trainee doctor (Shree Devi Hospital & St. Joseph Hospital, Tamil Nadu, India) for one year.

Undergone two months observer-ship at C.S.I (Church of South India) Dr. Anne Booth Mission Hospital, Dharapuram, India).

Certification Courses:


Hands-on Temporal Bone Dissection course by Prof.Dr.K.K.Ramalingam & Prof.Dr.Ravi Ramalingam at KKR ENT hospital and Research Center, Chennai, India.

Hands-on Instructional course on Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic surgery, at JSS Medical College, Mysore, India.

Live Surgical workshop on Endoscopic Skull-Base surgery by Dr.Janakiram, at Madras Medical College, Chennai, India.

Live Surgical workshop on Cochlear Implant surgery by Dr.Manoj, at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry, India.

Live Surgical workshop on Thyroid Surgeries, at Annapoorna Medical College, Salem, India.

Skull-base surgery symposium by Dr.Renuka Bradoo, Pondicherry, India.

Neurosurgery Symposium by Australian Neuro-surgeons- SRM Medical College, at Hotel Hilton, Chennai, India.


Health literacy for Public Health professionals The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S.A- Office of Extramural Research certification course on Protecting Human Research Participants .

American Medical Association (AMA) PRA Category-1 credits 1.25.

Autism Course certification, Autism Society of America.

Certificate of achievement under Meritorious level on Global health having completed seven courses with 100% scores in each from USAID and John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (the oldest and largest public health training facility in the world ranked first in the 2008 U.S. News & World Report public health school rankings).

The seven individual courses are Immunization Essentials, Family Planning Programming- Elements of Success, Family Planning/Reproductive Health for people living with HIV, HIV Basics, Population, Health and Environment Basics, Malaria and Fostering Change in Health Services .

CITI (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative) course Program on “Human Subjects Research and Responsible Conduct of Research”

Leadership DISC behavioral assessment and secured a report stating as having a Highly Influential leadership behavior .

Paper/Poster Presentations:


Presented a paper on Perception on intake of fruits and vegetables among college students at Kentucky Public Health Association-KPHA Annual conference at Kentucky, USA. (Contributed to Best Student Chapter award - 3 consecutive years.)


Presented a poster on Long standing foreign body of the ear canal- A rare case report at AOICON-2014 National ENT conference, Mysore, India.

Presented Paper on a case of Acute Limb Ischemia at ASICON (All India Surgeons Conference) held at Meenakshi Medical College, Kanchipuram, India.


Presented paper on Olfactory function following Nasal trauma at Tamilnadu State conference, Kodai-ORL, Kodaikanal, India.

Presented paper on Olfactory function following Nasal trauma at Karnataka State conference, AOIKCON, Manipal, India.

Presentation in Inter-college Symposium on Childhood Tuberculosis conducted by Dept. of Pediatrics at Meenakshi Medical College, Kanchipuram, India.

Professional/Research Experience:

Worked as Graduate Research Assistant at the Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University, U.S.A.

Submitted Capstone dissertation on “Association between Alcohol Consumption and Greek organizational affiliation among WKU students”, as part of Masters of Public Health Program, WKU, Kentucky, USA.

Submitted dissertation on Epidemiology, clinical features and management of Secretory Otitis Media among children in Pondicherry, as part of Master of Surgery (Otorhinolaryngology) program, Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, India.

Worked on Promoting Fruits and Vegetables among students of Western Kentucky University Project along with the Barren River Health Department, Kentucky, USA.

Conducted Research based on Official Development Assistance to Least Developed Countries, under Prof. Dr. Frank Fan.

Conducted Research focusing on Health-care expenditure in the United States, under Prof. Dr. Frank Fan.

Analysis paper on Traumatic Brain Injury- health concern and importance at Western Kentucky University

Researched QEP on Obesity as a Health Concern at Western Kentucky University.

Computer Skills:

Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Apple-Mac, Ubuntu.

Softwares: IBM- “SPSS” (Statistical Package for Social Sciences - Bio-statistical Software), Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Image Ready, Adobe Premiere Pro-Video animation, HTML, dHTML

Software Applications: Microsoft Office ( Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher)

Certifications: HTML, dHTML, Windows, Internet, Adobe Photoshop

Worked as Computer Lab manager, possessing excellent computer troubleshooting capability in software as well as basic hardware problems at Helm s Library Student Technology Center, Western Kentucky University, USA.

Languages known:

English/Tamil/French- Speaking, Reading & Writing;


Hindi-Reading & Writing

Extra-curricular/Leadership Activities:

Involved as reviewer in editing process of three renowned medical journals.

As an active participant in Juvenile Detention Center teaching program- teaching health education to juvenile prisoners- (Bowling Green, Kentucky); with a special letter of recommendation from the United States Justice Department.

“Smile Kentucky program ( a Kentucky state program for teaching dental hygiene to Kentucky School children)

Big Brother in Big Brother Big Sister of America program”

Involved in organizing various events, programs, symposiums and conferences and also maintained a cordial relationship with my professors being elected as, The General Secretary of Students Council in my under graduate college for four consecutive years.

Served as the Captain of Volleyball team both in my school and college teams and have taken my team to zonal level tournament. I have also taken part as a captain of volleyball team in Intramural and Co-Rec Volleyball tournament at Western Kentucky University.

Received Zuheir Sofia scholarship for best academic and research performance at Kentucky,USA.

Interested in football, cricket and field events and have won prizes in these during my school and college days.

First Prize winner out of 69 other school participants in an Inter-school Science Exhibition organized by “Rotaspark” (Rotary Club, India) at Chinmaya Vidyalaya school, Chennai, India), in school senior level

Member of Association of Otorhinolaryngologists of India, Pondicherry, (AOI-Pondy).

Member of Kentucky Public Health Association (KPHA).

Member of TopperWell- Peer Health Educators at Western Kentucky University.

Participated in the 62nd annual Kentucky Public Health Association (Louisville, Kentucky) conference.

Member of Training Finder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network (TRAIN) - the premier learning resource for professionals who protect the public's health.

Active member of Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU) and Relay for Life- Voluntary agency for helping Cancer patients.

Research Publication:

1.“Asymptomatic long-standing foreign body of the ear canal in International Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Sciences, ISSN: 2277-2103, Vol .4 No.1 Jan-Apr 2014.

2. "Birth injury related anterior nares partial atresia- a rare case report" in Journal of Evidence based Medicine,2016.

3. "Prevalence and management of otitis media with effusion among school going children in a rural area of Pondicherry" - in Bengal Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck surgery, April 2016.

4. Correlation between blood eosinophil count and nasal smear eosinophils with severity

of clinical score in allergic rhinitis patients- A cross sectional study.Dr Jayagar Prabakaran et al JMSCR Volume 06 Issue 07 July 2018 .

5. Prospective comparative study of two topical medications- 10% Ichthammol gycerine pack vs Steroid-Antibiotic pack for the treatment of Acute Otitis Externa.Dr. Jayagar Prabakaran et al. International Journal of Medical Science and Current Research (IJMSCR). July-August 2018 Vol 1 Issue 2

6. Correlation of BMI and Neck circumference with severity of AHI in patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.Dr Jayagar Prabakaran et al JMSCR Volume 07 Issue 01 January 2019.


1.)Prof.Dr.K.Asokarathinam, M.S.,D.L.O,

Professor of ENT,, Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Pondicherry, India.

Email:, Phone: 0091- 944-***-****.

2.)Dr. Marilyn Gardner, M.P.H, Ph.D.,

Associate Professor of Public Health (Academic Complex 129C), Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky- 42101, U.S.A.

Email:, Phone: 270-***-****.

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