Dr. Shobha Broor, after her superannuated as Senior Professor of Microbiology from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, has joined SGT University as Professor and Head, Dept. of Microbiology in August 2014. She has been entrusted with the responsibilities of the Dean (Research & Development).
She is a Graduate (MBBS) from Govt. Medical College, Amritsar and Postgraduate (M.D.) from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. She has teaching and administrative experience of more than 35 years. She has guided numerous M.D. and 30 Ph.D. students. She has extensive research experience and received many national and international research grants during her tenure.
She was awarded Boot’s Oration by Indian Society of Gastroenterology and J.B. Srivastava Oration and S.C. Agarwal Oration by Indian Council of Medical Research and Indian Association of Medical Microbiology for her work in the field of Virology. She also received many research awards of ICMR and IAMM and ISG for her research work. She was also Associate Editor of the Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology. She is on the Advisory Board and Project Review Committees of many national bodies like ICMR, DST, DBT and NACO.
She has published more than 132 research papers in national and international journals of repute. She is a Fellow of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, International Medical Sciences Academy and Virology Society of India.
After her retirement from AIIMS, she was the Director of Laboratory at Inclen Trust international.
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