Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2012) from, Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital Mumbai. (MUHS, Nashik).

MD in Immunohaematology and Blood Transfusion (2016) from, Tata Memorial Hospital, TMC, Mumbai.(HBNI, Mumbai).

DNB in Immunohaematology and Blood Transfusion (2018) from, National Board of Examinations, New Delhi.

MBA-PGDM-HCM-HB in Healthcare Management (2018) from Prin. L.N.Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Matunga, Mumbai.

PGDCR (2020) from SSODL, Symbiosis International University, Pune.

PGDMLS (2020) from SSODL, Symbiosis International University, Pune.

Email :dranand.ihbt@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Area of Interest

    • Immunohematology and blood component therapy
    • Apheresis Technology and Therapeutics
    • Benign haematology (Hemoglobinopathies and Hemophilia)
    • HSCT – collection, preservation and transplant
    • Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics in Transfusion Medicine and Organ transplant
    • Flow Cytometry
    • Cord blood banking
    • Cellular therapy & Regenerative Medicine


    • Life Member of Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine (ISTM)
    • Life Member of Mumbai Hematology Group (MHG)
    • Life Member of The Cytometry Society (TCS) (India)
    • Life Member of Indian Society of Blood Transfusion and Immuno-haematology (ISBTI)
    • Membership of Indian Society of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ISHI)

Honors / Awards

  1. Poster presentation– HLA and KIR Ligand repertory in AML patients in an Indian cohort.  A Bodade, M Tambe, A Patel, S D’silva, S Kadam, S Rajadhyaksha, N Khattry, M Singh; presented in Regional congress of ISBT, Bella Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark, June, 2017.
  2. Awarded 1st prize for oral presentation for “HLA associated susceptibility and resistance to AML patients in an Indian cohort: A case control study”. A Bodade, A Patel, M Tambe, S Rajadhyaksha, M Singh in International Conference on Revolution of Laboratory Medicine In Modern Biology by National institute of Immunohematology (ICMR), February, 2017.
  3. Awarded Best E-Poster Prize-“In-silico analysis of mutations in Gilbert’s Syndrome associated in Indian Sickle Cell Disease patients”. S Sachdeva, *A Bodade in 61stAnnual Conference of the Indian Society of Haematology & Blood Transfusion (HAEMATOCON Virtual 2020), November 2020.
  4. Awarded 2nd prize for oral presentation for “Impact of Donor Specific Antibodies (DSA) in Haploidentical HSCT: A single centre experience” in Thane Hematology Group in June 2018. A Bodade, R Sawant, S Tulpule, S Sen, V Vadera.
  5. Awarded Best Poster Prize-“A study of haemolysis in red cell concentrates during transportation” A Bodade, S Rajadhyaksha, P Desai, S Ojha, P Chavan in 2nd International Conclave of Total Quality Management & Recent trends in Transfusion Medicine, held at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Research Institute, February, 2016.
  6. Awarded 2nd prize in quiz competition held in 41st Annual National Conference TRANSCON 2016 ISHBTI, Bharti Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College, Pune, 26-28th August, 2016.
  7. Awarded 2nd prize in quiz competition held in 16th Annual AATM and 3rd AABB & AATM joint congress at Jaipur (virtual) on 3-4th December, 2021.
  8. Poster– “Case Report: Role of Therapeutic Phlebotomy in a case of Polycythemia Vera.” Gupta A, Tendulkar A, Jain P, Navkudkar A, Joseph S, Bodade A. in 2nd International Conclave of Total Quality Management & Recent trends in Transfusion Medicine, held at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Research Institute on 19-21st February, 2016.
  9. Poster– “Massive transfusion with restrictive approach: A case report from tertiary care oncology centre.” Nisseem D, Anisha N, Neelima M, Anand B, Priti D, Sunil R. in International Conference on revolution of laboratory medicine in modern biology by National institute Of Immunohaematology (ICMR), 15th- 17th February, 2017.
  10. Oral presentation– “Therapeutic leukocyte reduction for acute and chronic myeloid leukaemias: a four year experience from an oncology centre in India.”5th National Conference of Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine, TRANSMEDCON, 2016. Tendulkar A, Gupta A, Bodade A, Navkudkar
  11. Oral presentation on “ Autologous PBSC collection in an infant weighing 6.2 kg” in Thane Hematology group in June 2018, Anand B, Rajesh S, Shantanu S, Sameer T, Varsha V.
  12.  Poster– “Massive transfusion in a perioperative case of Hepatocellular carcinoma- A case report” A Bodade, D Patil, P Desai, S Rajadhyaksha, held at 38th Annual conference of Mumbai Hematology Group (MHG), 14th -15th March, 2015.
  • Certification courses :
        1. Clinical Kidney, Pancreas and Islet Transplantation, Universiteit Leiden and Leiden University Medical Center , offered through Coursera ,Online – May 2020
        2. Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cells: Collection and Manufacturing Challenges; Joint providership of CME Outfitters, LLC, and AABB eCast On-Demand, June 2020
        3. LIFECODES, Luminex platform, for HLA Ag an Ab screening and Identification 2018
        4. Health Research Fundamentals, NPTEL, Funded by Ministry of HRD, GOI. March 2020
        5. Human Molecular Genetics NPTEL, Funded by Ministry of HRD, GOI. March 2020
        6. GCP, Good Clinical Practices, NIDA Clinical Trials Network, April 2019.
        7. MSCIT, 2011 (score 92%)
        8. Flow Cytometry: Principles, Applications, Experimental Designing and Data Analysis Flow cytometry solutions and Supported by Trust for Education and Training in Cytometry, June 2020.

Books / Chapters

  1. *Bodade RG, Bodade AG. Microencapsulation of bioactive compounds and enzymes for therapeutic applications. In Biopolymer-Based Formulations 2020 Jan 1 (pp. 381-404). Elsevier.


  • *Anand GB, Vrinda KK (2020) Arterial Thrombosis in Hb-E Beta Thalassemia: A Mystery Unrevealed. J Blood Res Hematol Dis 5:2. Doi:10.37532/Jbhrd.2020.5(2).119
  • Sanya S, Ragini GB, *Anand GB. Journal of Clinical and Scientific Research; “A systemic analysis of the association between UGT1A1 polymorphisms in Gilbert’s Syndrome and in Hemoglobinopathies “, accepted for publication.
  • Bhagwat S, Sharma J, *Bodade A. Evaluation of a Cell Separator for Effectiveness in the collection of aphaeresis platelets in a tertiary care hospital. Int J Med Lab Res. 2021; 6(1):28-34.
  • *Bodade A, Bodade R. Basics of Human Leukocyte Antigens (HLA) System and its Application in Clinical Specialties. Int J Med Lab Res. 2020;5(2):51-68.
  • *Bodade AG, Bodade RG. National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Accreditation System for healthcare sector in India: An overview. MGM Journal of Medical Sciences. 2021 Jan 1;8(1):66.
  • Successful liver transplantation in a major ABO incompatible scenario, using immune-adsorption column and therapeutic plasma exchange using COM.TEC cell separator. *Sawant R, Mehara R, Bodade A: Fresenius Kabi Journal on Transfusion Medicine, scientific journal, India, issue 2. August 2018.