Council

Sukumar Piruthivi

Sukumar Piruthivi MBBS. MMST, PhD

Assistant Professor

Field of Expertise
Diabetes and Obesity
Address
(Formerly) Department of Biotechnology Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati, Assam
Email: p.sukumar@iitg.ernet.in

Piruthivi Sukumar has done his MBBS from TN Dr MGR medical University and went on to do Masters in Medical Science and Technology from IIT Kharagpur. He has done his doctoral studies in the field of cardiovascular sciences from University of Leeds. He has done postdoctoral fellowship in Leeds itself in the areas of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Presently he is working as Assistant Professor in the Dept of Bio-sciences and Bio-engineering at IIT Guwahati. His primary focus of research is diabetes induced cardiovascular dysfunction.