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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Dr. Aashish Choudhary

Dr. Aashish Choudhary

Assistant Professor, Virology Section

 

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Aashish is an alumnus of AIIMS, New Delhi. He completed his MD in Microbiology in 2007, and is currently working at the post of Assistant Professor in the Virology section of the department since May 2014.

His areas of interest include congenital viral infections (HCMV, Rubella), Viral hepatitis (HBV, HCV, HEV), Post-Tx SOT/HSCT  infections (HCMV, BK virus), sexually-transmitted infections (HPV, HSV-2), viral hemorrhagic fevers (Dengue fever), cell culture and molecular virology. 

Research Projects/Collaborations

Agency

Designation

Duration 

Title

AIIMS

Principal Investigator

2015 - 2017

Molecular characterization of Occult hepatitis C infection (OCI) in patients with cryptogenic liver disease.

CDC, Atlanta

Co-Investigator

2014 - Ongoing

Epidemiological study of respiratory pathogens in acute respiratory infections among children and elderly in India.

ICMR

Co-Investigator

2010 - 2012

Transplant-related herpes viruses (HCMV, EBV, HSV 1&2 & VZV) in liver allograft recipients

CSIR

Senior Research Associate

2013 - 2014

Congenital HCMV infection and SNHL in rural India

 

Awards

Year

Award

Work

2005

Meghna Baweja Award for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, IAMM Delhi

Detection and Genotyping of Human Cytomegalovirus (HCMV) from Neonates with Congenitalinfection.  

2009

Best Poster Award- IAMM Delhi

Screening for Cryptosporidium muris infection in fecal smears from patients with by modified acid-fast staining and micrometry.

2009

Best Poster Award- IAMM Delhi  

Morphological variations in intestinal coccidian oocysts by modified Kinyoun acid-fast staining of archived fecal smears.

2012

Sanjay Sardana Memorial Award for Immunodiagnostic techniques, IAMM Delhi

Significance of anti-HCV signal-to-cutoff ratio (S/Co) in predicting HCV viremia in patients with suspected HCV infection.

2015

IAMM prize for Best Published Paper in Virology (Ind J Med Microbiol)

Comparison of Conventional, Immunological and Molecular techniques for the diagnosis of Congenital HCMV infection.

 

 

 

 

 

MD/PhD thesis- Details of work as a Guide/Co-Guide

 

Candidate

Role

Duration  of work

Title

Dr. Swati Khullar

(MD candidate)

Chief Guide

2015 - 2017

Molecular detection of occult hepatitis C infection (OCI) using ultracentrifuged plasma in patients with cryptogenic liver disease

Ms. Divya Namdeo

(PhD candidate)

Co-Guide

2014 - 2018

Quantitative real time PCR and genotyping of Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) in Ulcerative colitis.

 

Dr. Mahima Lall

(PhD candidate)

Co-Guide

2014 - 2017

A molecular study on DNA viruses of the genital tract in HIV positive women.

 

 

 

Publications in indexed journals- 12

Book Chapters- 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

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