It has been two years since the first cases of Covid-19 were reported as a mysterious viral pneumonia outbreak. We are still in the midst of a global health crisis. India is now witnessing its third wave with a resurgence of new infections. It has been seen that initial aggressive treatment of mild-to-moderate patients is important to prevent further progression to severe disease, hospitalization, or mortality. In this webinar, an expert panel discusses the newly approved antiviral drug, clinical evidence to support the drug, eligible patients, regimen recommendations, and clear the air on recent controversies surrounding molnupiravir.
Medical Superintendent at Saint Georges Hospital, Mumbai (Govt. of Maharshtra)
Dr. Akash Khobragade is a Medical Superintendent at Saint Georges Hospital, Mumbai (Govt. of Maharshtra). He completed MBBS from MGM's Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra in May 2000 - Dec 2005 and MD (Pharmacology) from Grant Medical Colleg & Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai in May 2007 - Apr 2010.
Director Santosh Group, Executive members of Private hospital of Bangalore
Dr. Santosh Saklecha is a Rheumatologist and Internal Medicine specialist and has an experience of 8 years in these fields. He practices at Santosh Hospital in Frazer Town, Bangalore and Sujatha Hospital in Indiranagar, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar in 2006, MD - General Medicine from M S Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore in 2010 and Fellowship in Rheumatology from Eular Geneva in 2014. He is a member of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM) and Indian Rheumatology association.
Assistant Professor, Department of IHBT, MCH, Kolkata
Dr. Biplabendu Talukdar is a Assistant Professor, Department of IHBT, MCH, Kolkata and State Program Officer, SBC & HCP, West Bengal. Dr. Biplabendu Talukder completed his MBBS from R.G. Kar Medical College Hospital, Kolkata, MD in Immuno-Haemotogy and Blood transfusion from MCH, Department of IHBT, Kolkata and M.Phil (PDT) in Regenerative Medicine from STM, Kolkata.
Emergency & Critical Care Physician, Shanmuga Hospital, Salem, Tamil Nadu
Dr. Vaiyali Ramu is a renowned Emergency Doctor in Salem and currently practices at VIMS Hospital, Salem. For the past 7 years, Dr. Vaiyali Ramu has worked as a Emergency Specialist and gained proficient skills and knowledge in the segments. Dr. Vaiyali Ramu pursued degree of MBBS and MD - Accident and Emergency Medicine.
Associate Professor, Department of General Medicine, Malabar Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Modakallur, Calicut, Kerala
Dr. Mohammed Mirvaz Zulfikar is a Associate Professor, Department of General Medicine, Malabar Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Modakallur, Calicut, Kerala.