Dr. Chandrika Anand
Dr Chandrika Anand is a senior consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with experience since 1995.
She graduated from the presitigiuos Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, as the “Best Outgoing Student Dr TMA Pai Gold Medal” year 1993, securing the First rank in Mangalore University with 8 gold medals.
She completed MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from Bangalore Medical College in 1998, securing the first rank in Bangalore University.
She also completed DNB in OBG in 2005. Dr Chandrika has worked as Associate Professor in OBG and Emergency Medicine at PESIMSR medical college, Kuppam.
She is a strong advocate of evidence based medicine and has extensive experience in managing normal and high risk pregnancies. Dr Chandrika has authored and presented many research papers in National conferences. She is a Patron Member of PCOS Society of India, South zone coordinator of Endocrinology Committee of FOGSI.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome(PCOS), high risk pregnancy and research are her areas of special interest. She is deeply concerned about the long term health effects of PCOS on young women. She has delivered many lectures to create awareness amongst school & college students, medical students, corporate employees. She has conducted free medical camps, screening 1000+ students in government degree colleges. She has spoken on TV, Radio educating the masses about PCOS.
Friday 13th october
Breaking the Silence: Healthcare Challenges of the 20 to 40 Age Group
Endometriosis - The Silent Disease
Exploring the often-overlooked world of endometriosis. The session will uncover the hidden challenges, and discuss advancements in diagnosis and management.
Breaking Taboos Around Sexual Health - Vaginismus in Indian Women
Studies suggest that it affects up to 5 to 17% of Indian women, with a higher incidence among those who have limited access to sexual health education and resources.
Dr. Chandrika Anand, Director, PCOS Centre, & Chief Consultant, Fortis Hospital
Dr. B Ooha Susmita, Neuropsychiatrist, Allo Health
Artika Singh, Community Building, Allo Health
Session Moderated By:
Anu Bhatnagar, Director Content & Community, Collab Function