Dr Chandra Kumar N

Senior Consultant (Neonatology)
Paediatrics and Neonatology

A Senior Consultant in the Department of Paediatrics and Neonatology, Dr Chandra Kumar N is a renowned neonatologist with over 14 years of experience. This JIPMER and AIIMS alumnus specialises in caring for extreme preterm and sick newborn infants who are the most vulnerable of all patients. He has a special interest in neonatal nutrition and hemodynamics, as well as in developing respiratory support devices for neonates which could deliver care to vulnerable neonates at affordable cost. He is a strong proponent of antibiotic stewardship programmes and hopes to minimise antibiotic use in the NICU.


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1995
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery)
The Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

2002
MD (Doctor of Medicine) in Pediatrics
JIPMER, Puducherry

2006
DNB (Diplomate of National Board) in Paediatrics
National Board of Examinations, New Delhi

2010
DM (Doctorate of Medicine) in Neonatology
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi

National Neonatology Forum, India

2002
Prof KMN Gold Medal in Surgery

2005
Dr Balakrishnan Gold Medal in MD Pediatrics
Vel Sokkanathan VST Gold Medal in MD Pediatrics

2012
NNF Gold Medal for Best Research Paper
National Neonatology Forum

2013
Young Investigator Award (Runner up)
Pediatric Academic Societies, Washington DC

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