Santosh Kumar Dasari pursued his M.Sc. in Biotechnology (2005) from University of Hyderabad followed by Ph.D (2012) in Molecular Reproduction from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. Then he moved to Israel for his postdoctoral work (2013-2017) at Weizmann Institute of Science. Later he moved to MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, initially as a postdoc (2018-2021) and later promoted to an instructor (2021-2022) in the department of gynaecologic oncology and reproductive medicine. He Joined NIAB on 11th October 2022.
Awards and Honours:
1. Awarded Graduate Research scholarship (CSIR-JRF/NET-December 2004) and was invited for Shyam Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) fellowship interview.
2. Qualified GATE-2005 in Life Sciences with AIR=77
3. Awarded G P Talwar’s gold medal for best poster presentation in ISSRF conference, INDIA, 2007.
4. Awarded best poster prize at Cell Death in Development and Disease conference, ISRAEL, 2017