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Dr. Jayasree Shivadasan

MD (Microbiology)

Consultant, Clinical Microbiology and Serology

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Dr. Jayasree Shivadasan is with Apollo Hospital as a Consultant & Head of Department of Microbiology. She is also the infection control Officer. She has vast experience in the field of Microbiology.



  • Dr. Jayashree is an expert in the laboratory diagnosis of Tuberculosis, HIV, Dengue, Multidrug Resistant Organisms, Extending Spectrum Beta Lactamase Organisms, Hepatitis, Rabies, Japanese Encephalitis, SSPE.
  • She is also the infection control officer and is responsible for planning, developing, directing, implementing and evaluating infection prevention and control activities.
  • She has worked as an Assistant Professor in the department of Microbiology and has taught both Undergraduate and Post graduate students.

Specialty Interest

  • Infectious and immune mediated diseases.
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of tuberculosis, HIV, Dengue, Hepatitis, Multidrug Resistant Organisms, Extended spectrum Beta Lactamase Organisms, Auto immune diseases like Rheumatoid arthritis & SLE.

Research & Publications

  • Comparison of Conventional Nested PCR with Real Time PCR for detection of Herpes Simplex DNA from Clinical samples.
  • Prevalence of MRSA in a tertiary care centre.
  • Nosocomial pathogens in ICU & their antibiotic sensitivity pattern.
  • Electroencephalographic and imaging profile in a sub acute sclerosingpanencephalitis (SSPE) cohort: a correlative study ( Paper published in International Journal).
  • Speciation & Antifungal Susceptibility pattern of Candida Isolates.

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