Dr.Arun Babu T

Dr.Arun Babu T


Designation : Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2005) from JIPMER, Pondicherry,

MD in Pediatrics (2009) from JIPMER, Pondicherry,

FRCPC Fellowship in Neonatal Perinatal Medicine (2016) from Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada,

MBA in Hospital Management (2012) from Alagappa University , Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu,

DAA in Allergy & Asthma (2013) from Christian Medical College, Vellore,

NTTC in National Teachers Training Course – Medical Education (2011) from JIPMER, Pondicherry.

Email :babuarun@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Area of Interest

    • Pediatric infectious diseases (Scrub typhus)
    • Obesity
    • Neonatology
    • Medical Education
    • Medical informatics
    • Research Methodology / Medical ethics


    • Indian Academy of Pediatrics,
    • National Neonatology Forum,
    • Indian Medical Association

Honors / Awards

  • Conducted more than 70 research projects including funded research and has more than 310 publications and 1700+ citations.(H index – 19 and i10 index – 39).
  • Best-selling Author – Published 34 books as ‘Editor in Chief’ and sold more than 200 thousand copies worldwide. Author of Best-selling ‘Pediatrics for Medical Graduates’ (ELSEVIER), ‘TARGET JIPMER’ (PEEPEE), ‘TARGET Pediatrics’ (Wolters Kluwer Lippincott) & TARGET ‘NEET-PG’ Review (PEEPEE) Book Series.
  • Contributed more than 20 chapters in various Textbooks.
  • Chief editor of Pediatrics subject for the ‘Clinical Key’ Student Assessment (CKSA)’ based on Competency Based Curriculum by ELSEVIER (Web based platform)
  • Presented papers in International (Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. BANFF, Calgary, Canada) and national Conferences (PEDICON, NEOCONetc).
  • Associate Editor of BMC Pediatrics – International PUBMED/MEDLINE Indexed Journal with impact factor of 2.567
  • Editorial member of JIGIMS /Frontiers in Pediatrics &Webmedcentral
  • Peer Reviewer with >200 verified reviews in Publons/ORCID in leading journals like Lancet Southeast Asia, AAP Pediatrics, Medical Teacher, Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Lung India etc
  • Innovator / Patent Holder (2 Patents) / Creator of many android apps including the popular ‘ POG Calc’ used for calculating gestational age in pregnant women which has 50,000 downloads in google playstore.
  • Member of Andhra Pradesh State Pediatric COVID Task Force
  • Former Member (Clinician expert) of Institutional Ethics committee (IEC), AIIMS Mangalagiri
  • Member of Medical Education Unit (MEU), AIIMS, Mangalagiri
  • Winner of “Outstanding Medico of the year – 2019” Award at 2019 edition of IIHPA, Pune
  • National Neonatology Forum (NNF) Gold Medal for winning the National level NNF PG Quiz in Neonatology held at NEOCON 2007 PUNE; Winner of National level IAP – PG Quiz – 2007


Check Google scholar /ResearchGate Profile for complete list of Publications.