Dr.Praveen G Pai
Dr Praveen G Pai is a public health specialist and a geriatrician with special interest in Gerontology and Palliative care with more than 17 years' experience in Palliative Care and care of older persons. He completed MBBS in the year 1999 from KMC Vellore. He then did palliative care from Institute of Palliative Care ,Calicut. He completed his diploma in Geriatrics and Gerontology from the UN International Institute on Ageing Malta with scholarship and followed this up with Master's degree in Gerontology from University of Southampton, Uk and Master's degree in Public Health from Sree Chithra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences, Trivandrum.
He has worked with several institutions such as Sree Sudheendra Medical Mission, Ernakulam, Amritha Institute of Medical Sciences, Ernakulam, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum and VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Ernakulam. He also served as State Consultant ,School health and National health Missions, Technical expert ,Kerala state Aids Control Society. He is the founder trustee and treasurer of Pain and Palliative Care Trust, Kollam. Founder and Chairman of the kochi based NGO MAGICS, State Convenor of Committee for care of elderly, Indian Medical Association. He is also the State Vice President of Geriatric Society of India.