Prof Jayashree M





Professor Jayashree Muralidharan
Chief PICU and Emergency Units
Advanced Pediatrics Centre,
Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)


Professional Experience:

Current Position(s):

  1. Professor, PGIMER Chandigarh, India
  2. Chief PICU and Emergency Units, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, PGIMER Chandigarh, India

Other Professional Activities (Current):

  1. Life member of Indian Academy Pediatrics (Central IAP)
  2. Life member of Chandigarh Chapter of I.A.P.
  3. Life member of Pediatric Intensive Care Chapter of I.A.P.
  4. Life member of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine – ISSCM India
  5. Joint Member of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) and European Society of Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC).
  6. Joint Member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and Pediatric Section of SCCM
  7. Member of Institute Ethics Committee, PGIMER
  8. Member of the ICMR Core Group on Development of National Child Health Research Guidelines‏
  9. Member of Hospital Infection Committee, PGIMER
  10. Member Institute Bio-Banking Committee, PGIMER
  11. Member of the Institute Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee

Research Interest:

My areas of research include infections especially cerebral malaria, diphtheria, disseminated staphylococcal infections, bacterial pericarditis and nosocomial infections. Besides these I have great interest in endocrine issues in critically ill, diabetic ketoacidosis, fluid and electrolyte problems, health related quality of life after intensive care and  poisonings.