Dr. Santosh Kumar

Dr. Santosh Kumar

Micrologist

Dr. Santosh Kumar is the lead full time microbiologist in the Department of Microbiology. He also works as Manager, Operations & Head, at Molecular Quest Healthcare Private Ltd., Gurgaon, India. His interest lies in the key areas of healthcare associated infections and antimicrobial resistance (AMR) with special emphasis on tuberculosis (TB). He bears excellent academic as well as professional career with many awards and distinctions. He has accomplished his PhD in Microbiology “To study the carbapenemases Characterization in clinical isolates with special reference to metallo-β-lactamases”. He has been instrumental in improving the day-to-day functioning of the diagnostic services. He believes that quality is never due to an accident but is a result of concerted planned activities and continuous improvement strategies are being formulated to bring the laboratory to achieve the set vision. He has extensively contributed in collaboration of the laboratory with the National agencies conducting EQAS program for the specialized departments (Haematology, Microbiology, Biochemistry etc.) in order to deliver quality services to its customers in the field of diagnostics.

positions: Manager, Microbiologist, Operations & Head
treatments: Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), Special Emphasis on Tuberculosis (TB)
office: 28-29, Sector 18, Electronic City, Udyog Vihar, Gurgaon-122001, Haryana, India
workingdays: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday