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Vipin Mohan Vashishtha, MD, FIAP
Director & Consultant,
Mangla Hospital & Research Center,
Tel.: (01342 ) 262931, 265102
Full name: Vipin Mohan Vashishtha
Date of Birth: 26th April, 1964 Sex: Male.
Dr Vipin M. Vashishtha,
Director & Consultant,
Mangla Hospital & Research Center,
Tel: +91-1342-262931, Telefax: +91-1342-265102, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Websites: www.manglahospital.org ; www.pediascene.com ________________________________________
Director & Consultant Pediatrician, Mangla Hospital, Shakti Chowk, Bijnor-246701 (UP).
Currently involved with Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) as its National Convener of Advisory Committee of Vaccines and Immunization Practices (ACVIP) since January 2013.
Editor & Publisher, Pediascene- a quarterly news-bulletin published un-interruptedly for last 13 years.
Core Committee member of an innovative Infectious Disease Surveillance project, IDSurve www.idsurve.org Joint secretary and one of the trustees of Child Health Foundation, India (www.childhealthfoundation.net ) One of the main trustees of a charitable hospital, “Kalawati Memorial Charitable Hospital”, Panchvati Colony, Bijnor ________________________________________
MBBS, Agra University, S.N. Medical College, Agra, December 2006.
MD, Pediatrics, Agra University, S.N. Medical College, Agra, April 1991.
Fellowship in Advanced Vaccinology (ADVAC-9), Annecy, France 2008.
Teaching and/or Professional Experience:
Junior Resident, Pediatrics S.N. Medical College, Agra 1988-1991 Senior Resident, Pediatrics Mool Chand Hospital, New Delhi 1991-92 Batra Hospital & MRC, New Delhi Director & Consultant Pediatrician, Mangla Hospital, Bijnor From 1992 (till now) Neonatologist ________________________________________
Key achievements (Summary) National convener, IAP Advisory Committee of Vaccines and Immunization Practices (ACVIP), 2013-14 National convener, IAP Committee on Immunization 2011-13 National convener, Polio Eradication Committee, IAP, 2007-08, 2009-10 Fellowship of Indian Academy of Pediatrics, 2005 Fellowship in Advanced Vaccinology (ADVAC-9), Annecy, France 2008.
National Convener, IAP Science of Vaccinology Program, 2007, 2009-10.
National Co-convener, Polio Eradication Committee, IAP 2003-06 EB member, Central IAP in 2001 & 2002, Founder, Editor & Publisher, Pediascene since 1998 Member, IAP Committee on Immunization, 2009-10.
Member, India Expert Advisory Group on Polio Eradication 2007-08 Executive board member, ID chapter IAP-2002-03, 06-07 Trustee & Joint secretary, Child Health Foundation, India Trustee, Kalawati Memorial Charitable Trust & Hospital, Bijnor Core Committee member of Infectious Disease Surveillance project, IDSurve Published over 150 papers, articles in various national & international scientific journals, textbooks, periodicals, and bulletins.
Edited & published 12 books on VPDs & vaccines Contributed more than 25 chapters in many books of pediatrics Chief Editor of popular books on Vaccines & Vaccination Practices Reviewer of many national & international indexed journals.
Publications Editorial Services (i) PEDIASCENE : Founder, Editor-in-chief, and publisher since 1998. Ten year of uninterrupted publication.
(ii) Bulletin of Polio Eradication Committee of IAP; Editor (since 2007) and Co-editor, Quarterly publication, 15, 000 copies per issue, associated with the bulletin since 2003-08.
(iii) Reviewer of Indian Pediatrics, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.
(iv) Bulletin of Infectious Disease Chapter of IAP, National Executive Board member, 2004-2005 (v) Reviewer of “Indian Journal of Medical Sciences”, Monthly publication, Medknow Publication Mumbai, Indexed in Index Medicus, Pubmed, Medline etc (vi) Guest Editor, Asian Journal of Pediatric Practice, August 2004, (vii) Reviewer of Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2006 onwards.
(viii) Reviewer of Expert Review on Vaccines, 2009.
(ix) Reviewer of BMJ, 2009 (x) Reviewer of PLOS One 2009 (xi) Reviewer of Indian Journal of Medical Research, 2009.
(xii) Reviewer of The Lancet Infectious Diseases Journal 2011.
(xiii) Reviewer of Journal of Pediatric Sciences (xiv). Guest editor of a symposium on vaccination for an international pediatric journal, Journal of Pediatric Sciences; 2010 (xv) Reviewer of Pediatrics in 2015 (xvi) Reviewer for IJMR in 2015 (xvii) Reviewer for IJP in 2015 Medical Books published 1-Newborn Baby and You (Hindi).
2-Proceeding and Recommendations: Workshop on Polio Eradication and Improvement of Routine Immunization,English, 2001.
3-Polio Unmoolan: Ek Aakhiri Dhakke Ke Intezar Mein! (Hindi) Q&A series, 2002, Editor and Publisher, Paras Publishers and Printers, Bijnor, 4-Polio Eradication: Waiting For A Final Push (English), 2002, Editor and publisher, Five Star Computers, Bijnor, 500 copies, multiple authors, 2002, 5-Final Push to Polio: (English) Co-editor, Polio Eradication Committee of IAP, UNICEF, 2004, mono author, 14, 000 copies, honorary work.
6-Background material, National Consultative Meeting on Polio Eradication & Improvement of RI, November 24-25, 2007, Delhi, Indian Academy of Pediatrics.
7- Editor-in-Chief of FAQ book on vaccines & vaccination practices, Jaypee Brothers,2012, New Delhi.
8- Editor-in-Chief, IAP Textbook of Vaccines, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Jaypee Brothers, 2014, New Delhi.
9-Editor, Pediatric Vaccination, First edition, Kothari Publishers, 2014.
10-Co-editor, Diarrhea, Clinic Consult Series, Diarrhea, Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, 2014.
11-Editor, IAP Guidebook on immunization, 2013-14, Indian academy of Pediatrics, IAP NPH, Gwalior, 2014.
12-Editor-in-Chief of FAQ book on vaccines & vaccination practices, 2nd Edition, Jaypee Brothers,2015, New Delhi.
Contribution to Chapters to Books:
1-Polio Eradication: Current Scenario and End Game Strategies, co-author. In Recent Advances in Pediatrics, 2005, Volume 15, Edited by Suraj Gupte, Publisher Jaypee brothers, New Delhi.
2-Immunization Against Japanese Encephalitis, Author In Immunization in Clinical Practice, 2005, Eds Naveen Thacker and Nitin Shah, Publisher Jaypee brothers, New Delhi.
3-Influenza Vaccination Today, author. In Recent Advances in Pediatrics, 2005, Volume 15, Edited by Suraj Gupte, Publisher Jaypee brothers, New Delhi.
4-Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, author. In Recent Advances in Pediatrics, 2004, Special Volume 14, Edited by Suraj Gupte, Publisher Jaypee brothers, New Delhi.
5-Polio Eradication: Current Situation and Future Perspective, co-author. In Recent Advances in Pediatrics, 2003, Volume 13, Edited by Suraj Gupte, Publisher Jaypee brothers, New Delhi.
6-Global Polio eradication-Current status, co-author, In Infectious Diseases in Children and Newer Vaccines; Part 1, Edited by Tapan K. Ghosh, published by Infectioud Disease chapter of IAP, Ahemedabad: Kolkata, 2003.
7-Japanese Encephalitis-An Overviews, Author, In Infectious Diseases in Children and Newer Vaccines;
Part 1, Edited by Tapan K. Ghosh and Ajay Kalra, published by Infectioud Disease chapter of IAP, Ahemedabad: Kolkata: Agra 2003.
8-Computer Related Injuries. Co-author, In Bhave’s Textbook of Adolescent Medicine, Editors Drs Swati Y.Bhave, A. Parthasarthy, PSN Menon, MKC Nair, E. Garudener, published by Jaypee brothers, New Delhi, 1st edition, 2006.
9-National Immunization Days (NIDs) as a vital component of Eradication strategy. IAP Textbook of Pedi`atrics, 4th edition, IAP, Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi 2009.
10-Vashishtha VM, Kumar P. Acute Infective Gastroenteritis in Children.. In IAP specialty series on Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2006, Published by Indian Academy of Pediatrics, 1st Edn, pp 146-173.
11-Future of Polio Vaccination in India: Does India need a New Polio Vaccine Policy? A chapter in the Proceedings of Ranbaxy Round Table Conference on Polio Eradicatio in New Delhi on March 19, 2010.
12-Contributed an article on IPV: Future Perspectives to a book published by scientific committee of Jaipur Pedicon for delegates.
13- Authored & co-authored 10 chapters in FAQ book on Vaccines and Vaccination Practices, Jaypee bros, New Delhi, 2011.
14- Written two chapters on Polio and Polio Eradication and Febrile Encephalopathy in handbook of Pediatric Infectious disease published by IAP ID chapter 2011.
15-Chapter on “PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF IMMUNIZATION” for IAP Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases edited by Dr A. Parthasarthy, jaypee 2013, New Delhi..
16-IDSurv & VPD surveillance, In Mission Uday Manual by IAP, 2013.
17-Pertussis vaccines. In IAP Textbook of Vaccines,Ed. Vipin M. vashishtha VM, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Jaypee Brothers, 2014, New Delhi, pp 194-213.
18-National vaccine Policy of India. In IAP Textbook of Vaccines,Ed. Vipin M. vashishtha VM, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Jaypee Brothers, 2014, New Delhi, pp 531-540.
19-Edited a section on Immunization for Postgraduate Textbook of Pediatrics, Ed. Piyush Gupta, Jaypee Bros, New Delhi, 2015.
20- Pneumococcal Vaccines. Puneet Kumar, Vipin M. Vashishtha. In Postgraduate Textbook of Pediatrics, Ed. Piyush Gupta, Jaypee Bros, New Delhi, 2015.
21-Poliovirus Vaccines,Puneet Kumar, Vipin M Vashishtha.. In Postgraduate Textbook of Pediatrics, Ed.
Piyush Gupta, Jaypee Bros, New Delhi, 2015.
22- Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis Vaccines, Puneet Kumar, Vipin M Vashishtha. In Postgraduate Textbook of Pediatrics, Ed. Piyush Gupta, Jaypee Bros, New Delhi, 2015.
23-Scheduling of Vaccines, Vipin M Vashishtha. In Postgraduate Textbook of Pediatrics, Ed. Piyush Gupta, Jaypee Bros, New Delhi, 2015.
Indexed Medical Journals (International) 1-Vashishtha VM. Emergence of multidrug resistant pneumococci in India. BMJ. 2000 Oct 21;321(7267):1022-3.
2-Vashishtha VM. Oral rehydration solution. Doctors in India still seem not to be convinced.
BMJ. 2001 Nov 3;323(7320):1068-9.
3- Vashishtha VM., Kumar P. Controversies and Challenges in Pediatric Vaccination Today. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2010; 5: e42.
4-Kumar P., Vashishtha VM. The issues related to introduction of a new vaccine in National Immunization Program of a developing country. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2010; 5: e45.
5-Vashishtha V.M., Thacker N. Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI): Future Perspectives and Need for a New Generation of Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2010; 5: e47.
6-Vashishtha V.M., Kumar P., Amol M. Sero-epidemiology of Streptococcal Pneumoniae in developing countries and Issues Related to Vaccination. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2010; 5: e49.
7-Wairagkar N, Chowdhury D, Vaidya S, et al. Molecular epidemiology of measles in India, 2005-2010. J Infect Dis. 2011 Jul;204 Suppl 1:S403-13.
8- Attitudes and perceptions of private pediatricians regarding polio immunization in India.
Choudhury P, Thacker N, Gargano LM, Weiss PS, Vashishtha VM, Amladi T, Pazol K, Orenstein WA, Omer SB, Hughes JM. Vaccine. 2011 Oct 26;29(46):8317-22. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.08.099. Epub 2011 Sep 3.
9- Thacker N, Choudhury P, Gargano LM, Weiss PS, Pazol K, Bahl S, Jafari HS, Arora M, Dubey AP, Vashishtha VM, Agarwal R, Kumar A, Orenstein WA, Omer SB, Hughes JM. Comparison of attitudes about polio, polio immunization, and barriers to polio eradication between primary health center physicians and private pediatricians in India. Int J Infect Dis. 2012 Jun;16(6):e417-23.
10-John TJ, Vashishtha VM. Polio vaccination in Pakistan. Lancet. 2012 Nov 10;380(9854):1645.
11-Thacker N, Choudhury P, Gargano LM, Weiss PS, Pazol K, Vashishtha VM, Bahl S, Jafari HS, Kumar A, Arora M, Venczel L, Orenstein WA, Omer SB, Hughes JM. Attitudes and Practices of Auxiliary Nurse Midwives and Accredited Social Health Activists in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar Regarding Polio Immunization in India. J Trop Pediatr. 2013 Feb 22. [Epub ahead of print] 12-Thacker N, Vashishtha VM, Awunyo-Akaba J, Mistry RF. Civil society organizations, the implementing partners of the Global Vaccine Action Plan. Vaccine 31S (2013) B97– B102.
13- Vashishtha VM, Dogra V, Choudhury P, Thacker N, Gupta SG, Gupta SK. Haemophilus influenza type b disease and vaccination in India: knowledge, attitude and practices of paediatricians. WHO South-East Asia J Public Health 2013;2:101-5.
14- Panigrahi GK, Yadav A, Yadav A, Ansari KM, Chaturvedi RK, Vashistha VM, Raisuddin S, Das M.
Hepatic transcriptional analysis in rats treated with Cassia occidentalis seed: involvement of oxidative stress and impairment in xenobiotic metabolism as a putative mechanism of toxicity. Toxicol Lett. 2014 Aug 17;229(1):273-83. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2014.06.037.
15-Panigrahi G, Tiwari S, Ansari KM, Chaturvedi RK, Khanna VK, Chaudhari BP, Vashistha VM, Raisuddin S, Das M. Association between children death and consumption of Cassia occidentalis seeds: clinical and experimental investigations. Food Chem Toxicol. 2014 May;67:236-48. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2014.03.005.
16- Panigrahi GK, Ch R, Mudiam M, Vashishtha VM, Raisuddin S, Das M. Activity guided chemo toxic profiling of Cassia occidentalis (CO) seeds: Detection of toxic compounds in body fluids of CO exposed patients and experimental rats. Chem Res Toxicol. 2015 Apr 27. [Epub ahead of print] Indexed Medical Journals (National) 17- Tandon JN, VashishthaVM. Kohli S, Kalra A. Cholecystitis with cholelithiasis in a male child.Indian Pediatr. 1991 Jun;28(6):684-5.
18- VashishthaVM, Kalra A, Kalra K. Acute respiratory infections in childhood. JAMS 1991; 4(2):
19-Kalra A, Chaturvedi N, Vashishtha VM, Dube KN, Kalra K. Per rectal diazepam therapy in convulsivedisorders. Indian Pediatr. 1992 Aug;29(8):975-8.
20-VashishthaVM, Kalra A, Kalra K, Jain VK. Prevalence of congenital heart disease in school children. Indian Pediatr. 1993 Nov;30(11):1337-40.
20-Vashistha VM, Kalra A, Kalra K, Jain VK. Prevalence of rheumatic heart disease in school children. Indian Pediatr. 1993 Jan;30(1):53-6.
21-A. Kalra, D. Kapoor, V.M. Vashishtha, V.K. Srivastava and K. Kalra. Cerebrospinal fluid LDH – Diagnostic & prognostic value. JAMS 6 (4) 194-199, 1993 22-VashishthaVM. Reye's syndrome--an interesting epidemiological correlation. Indian Pediatr.
23-VashishthaVM. Brief profile of an epidemic of acute encephalopathy in Western Uttar Pradesh. Indian Pediatr. 2003 Sep;40(9):920-2.
24-VashishthaVM. But do we have other options? Indian J Pediatr. 2004 Feb;71(2):183-4.
25-VashishthaVM. Mystery behind mysterious disease: far from unraveled! Indian Pediatr. 2004 Feb;41(2):204-5.
26-VashishthaVM. Travails of demystifying a mysterious disease in India. Indian Pediatr. 2004 Apr;41(4):403-4.
27-VashishthaVM. Computerization of clinics and hospitals. Asian Journal of Pediatric Practice 2004; Vol 7, No. 3, pp52-58.
28-Vashishtha VM, Kumar P. Japanese encephalitis vaccines. The Child and Newborn 2005;
29-Vashishtha VM., Thacker N, Krishna, SA. Polio Eradication: How far have we reached and where have we gone wrong? Pediatrics Today, Vol. VIII No. 5, Sept-Oct, 2005, pp 320-324.
30-Vashishtha VM, Thacker N. Polio Eradication: How Near and How Far? Indian J Practical Pediatr 2006; 8:220-231 31-Vashishtha VM. Japanese Encephalitis Vaccines-An Overview. Pediatrics Today 2006; 9 (JulyAugust): 196-201.
32- Wairagkar N, Khedekar D, Raibagkar S, Shaikh N, Vashishtha V. Genotypes in Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh). Annual report of ICMR 2005-06, pp 116.
33-Shah NK, John TJ, Thacker N, Vashishtha V, Kalra A, Ugra D. Polio eradication strategies in Indian recommendations under IAP Action Plan 2006. Indian Pediatr. 2006 Dec;43(12):1057-63.