Dr.I S Chaitanya

Dr.I S Chaitanya


Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification :

MBBS(2008), MD(2012)

Email :chaitanya.ihbt@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

  • Platelet serology

  • NAT testing

  • Hemoglobinopathies and Hemophilia management

  • Stem cell transplantation


  • Life Member of Indian Society of Blood Transfusion and Immunohaematology(ISBTI)

  • Life Member of Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine(ISTM)

  • Life Member of Insdian Society of Haematology and Transfusion Medicine(ISHTM)

  • Vice President (Motivational), AP Chapter Indian Society of Blood Transfusion and Immunohaematology.

Honors / Awards

First MD Transfusion Medicine (ImmunoHaematology and Blood Transfusion) passed out from the state of combined Andhra Pradesh

Many gold and silver medals during MBBS and prizes won for quizzes and essay writing during MD

Organized the National Conference of ISBTI (TRANSCON 2018) in AP at Visakhapatnam during the year 2018 as Vice Chairman of the Organizing Committee

Previously worked as the Joint Director, Blood Safety in AndhraPradesh AIDS Control Society, State Programme Manager- Andhra Pradesh State Blood Cell, Member Secretary of Andhra Pradesh State Blood Transfusion Council, Assistant Professor and Incharge Head, Transfusion Medicine Department- ACSR Government Medical College, Executive Committee member of ACSRGMC-APGDA

Resource Person for National AIDS Control Organization, training of blood bank medical officers, technicians and nursing officers for the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Gujarat, Odisha.

Books / Chapters

Training manual for Blood bank personnel by NIB/NHM

Andhra Pradesh HIV Sentinel Surveillance Report 2017-18


Kumar ISC, Babu BS, Arun R, Babu KVS, Sriranjitha TVN. A study to assess the ABO blood group antigen phenotype and gene distribution among blood donors at a tertiary care research institute in south India. Int J Sci Res 2019;1:70-1

Kumar ISC, Bai DSJ, Babu KVS, Mohan A, Sriram P. A prospective study to assess the efficacy of single donor vs Random donor platelet therapy in thrombocytopenic patients. Int J Sci Res 2019;1:21-3.

Suresh B, Kumar ISC, Arun R, Babu KVS. An audit of fresh frozen plasma usage in a tertiary care teaching Hospital in southern India: a cross-sectional study. Int J Sci Res 2019;1:44-6.

Kumar ISC, Babu BS, Babu KVS. Nucleic acid amplification testing- a paradigm shift. Accepted for publication in Journal of Clinical and Scientific Research

Group I Blood Group Discrepancy in a Case of Multiple Myeloma- under review in Journal of Clinical and Scientific Research.