SUMAN KANUNGO
SCIENTIST D

  SUMAN KANUNGO

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 01-09-2016

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CHOLERA AND ENTERIC DISEASES
P-33, CIT ROAD SCHEME XM P.O.BOX 177 BELIAGHATA
KOLKATA - 700010 .
Telephone (off): 91-33-23633373/1222/0448
Fax : 91-33-2370-5066
Email : sumankanungo@gmail.com,kanungosuman@rediffmail.com
Educational Qualifications:

  • MBBS
  • DIH
  • Ph.D

  • Fogarty Fellowship for post graduate training in Epidemiology under AITRP (AIDS International Training Program) in University of California, Los Angeles, under Dr. Roger Detels from 2005-2007
  • Fellowship awarded for the “Advanced Vaccinology Course 2010 (ADVAC2010)” in 2010 in Annecy, France

Discipline:
EPIDEMIOLOGY



Research Experience:

Principal Investigator

  1. A Survey of What Information Research Participants Would like to Know in Informed Consent Forms in Biomedical Research, coordinated by Indian council of Medical Research ( 2017)

Co-Principal Investigator :

  1. Establishing a network of population based influenza surveillance platforms for elderly persons in India, a multi centric project coordinated and Funded by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in collaboration with Centre for Disease Control, Atlanta, USA

  2. National Surveillance System for Enteric Fever in India, multi centric project coordinated and Funded by Christian Medical College, Vellore, India (2017-2019)

Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  • Life Member: Indian Medical Association
  • Life Member: Indian Public Health Asscociation
  • Life member: Indian Science Congress Association
Workshops/Conferences/Symposiums :

  1. Participated and represented the institute in Sundarban Kristi Meala o Loko Sanskiti Utsab held on 20-29th Dec 2015, in Kultali, South 24 Parganas and disseminated horizon of work of the institute and explained the importance of cleanliness, personal hygiene in prevention of diarrhea and cholera
  2. Poster Presentation titled Cholera vaccination in endemic areas: time to redefine dosing interval” at the “Cholera Panel Meeting” under United States-Japan (US-Japan) Cooperative Medical Sciences Program (CMSP) 50th anniversary celebration and 18th International Conference on “Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID) in the Pacific Rim” held from 11th - 15th Jan 2016 at Bethesda, MD, USA, invited by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

  3. Oral Presentation titled “Disease impact of rotavirus in India: Current Updates and nuances of vaccination ” at the 60th National Annual Conference of Indian Public Health Association, Dehradun from 4th-6th Mar 2016

  4. Delegate in African Advanced Course of Vaccinology Course (Afro-ADVAC) held on 18-29 Sep 2016 in Muldersdrift, Johannesburg, South Africa.

  5. Guest Speaker at the preconference CME at 44th Annual National Conference IAPSMCON 2017 on topic Enteric Vaccines : Current updates at Kolkata on 9th Feb 2017

Journal Reviewer:

  1. Epidemiology and Infection

  2. Bull WHO

  3. PLoS One

Foreign Visits:
  1. PARTICIPATION IN THE 2016 ADVANCED VACCINOLOGY COURSE (AFRO- ADVAC). TO SOUTH AFRICA
    FROM 2016-09-18 TO 2016-09-29

  2. MEETING OF THE PROJECT ENTITLED "EXPLORATION OF BIOLOGIC BASIS FOR OPV & ROTAVIRUS VACCINE UNDERPERFORMANCE IN INDIA. TO BANGLADESH
    FROM 2011-07-24 TO 2011-07-25

  3. PARTICIPATION IN THE 3RD ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MALNUTRITION AND ENTERIC DISEASES NETWORK. TO U.S.A.
    FROM 2011-05-02 TO 2011-05-05

  4. PARTICIPATION IN THE 6TH PDVI FIELD SITE CONSORTIUM MEETING. TO U.S.A.
    FROM 2010-06-02 TO 2010-06-04

  5. TO PARTICIPATE IN THE WORKSHOP TITLED "ELEVENTH ADVANCED VACCINOLOGY COURSE(ADVAC 2010). TO FRANCE
    FROM 2010-05-09 TO 2010-05-21

  6. TRAINING WORKSHOP 'EPIDEMIOLOGY AND VACCINOLOGY WORKSHOP FOR REPRODUCTIVES OF THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S OF KOREA. TO VIETNAM
    FROM 2010-01-18 TO 2010-01-22

  7. PARTICIPATION IN THE FIFTH PDVI FIELD SITE CONSORTIUM INVESTIGATORS MEETING. TO U.S.A.
    FROM 2009-06-03 TO 2009-06-05

  8. PARTICIPATION IN THE 12TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE IN ICEDDDR,B. TO BANGLADESH
    FROM 2009-02-09 TO 2009-02-12

  9. PARTICIPATION IN THE MEETING ENTITLED "IMPACT EVALUATION OF CHOLERA VACCINE INTRODUCTION. TO BANGLADESH
    FROM 2008-04-01 TO 2008-05-01


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