Dr. Srikant A.
Assistant Professor
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PhD in Applied Biology (Cancer Genomics) University of Mumbai

MSc Bio-technology, University of Mysore

BSc Biochemistry, Chemistry, Botany, Nagpur University

Post-doctoral Research Associate, MRC-Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK,September 2016- September 2018

Post-doctoral Fellow, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France, July 2012- September 2016

Gold medal from the University of Mysore for securing highest marks in MSc Bio-technology 2004, Mysore, India

Best outgoing student of St. Francis de Sales College, 2002 Nagpur, India

Sam Mistry Travel award to attend the Institute of Cancer Research centenary conference cancer genes: discovery and exploitation 2009, London, UK

Molecular epidemiology of chronic diseases

Ramalingaswami Fellowship, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (2018)

IARC Postdoctoral Fellowship, Lyon, France partially supported by the EC FP7 Marie Curie Actions- People- Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND, 2012)

Junior Research Fellowship from the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR, 2005)

Junior Research Fellowship from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR, 2005)

Junior Research Fellowship from the Department of Biotechnology (DBT, 2004)

NET Lectureship from the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR, 2003)

Life member- The Indian Association for Cancer Research (IACR)

Life member- The Indian Society of Human Genetics (ISHG)

1. Delineating the role of DNA methylation in insulin resistance driven breast cancer development and progression (Funded by Ramalingswami Fellowship, DBT)

2. Triaging high-risk HPV-positive women for cervical cancer screening in tribal populations from Kerala: a feasibility study (Funded by Intramural Grant of SCTIMST)