Dr. Rahul Gajbhiye

Scientist D

Email: gajbhiyer[at]nirrh[dot]res[dot]in
Phone: +(91-22) 2419-2036
Department: Department of Clinical Research (DCR)

Academic Background

1999      M.B.B.S.

Amaravati University, INDIA

2008       Frontiers in Reproduction Course

Marine Biology Laboratory, Woods hole, MA, USA

2012      Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

University of Mumbai, INDIA

2017       Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Reproductive Genetics

Institute of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia AUSTRALIA

2019       Wellcome India Alliance Clinical and Public Health Intermediate Fellowship  

Professional Experience

Medical Officer Maharashtra state Medical and Health services
1999-2001
Demonstrator Department of forensic medicine and Toxicology:
D. Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune
2002-2003
Visiting Academic Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
2017-2018
Member Secretary, RAC-MRHRU Model Rural Health Research Unit (MRHRU), Dahanu, Maharashtra
2013-2017
Member Secretary,SAC & PRG ICMR-NIRRH Field Units (Former Human Reproduction Research Centers of ICMR)
2014-2017
Scientist NIRRH
2003-Till Date

Research Interests

  • Endometriosis
  • Male infertility
  • Post-partum hemorrhage
  • Tribal health
  • Snake bite
  • Tuberculosis
  • Neglected Tropical Disorders
  • Health Policy