Dr. Nikhil Krishna Haridas

Assistant Professor

Department: Clinical Haematology & Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical Oncology
Qualification:  MD (General Medicine), DNB (Medical Oncology)

Professional Experience :

Assistant Professor and Consultant, Department of Medical Oncology and Haematology/Division of Stem Cell Transplant, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi (February 2019 – Present).

DNB Training Senior Resident in Medical Oncology at OMEGA Hospitals, Hyderabad, Telangana from February 2016 to March 2019.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of General Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi from September 2014 to 20th February 2016.

MD Training Junior Resident in General Medicine at Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur from May 2011 to August 2014.

Tutor in Department of Neurology, Amrita institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi December 2009 to August 2010.

Compulsory Rotating Internship at KLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital & MRC, Belgaum September 2008 to September 2009.

Academic Qualifications :

DNB (MEDICAL ONCOLOGY) under National Boards of Examination – June 2019 Session.

MD (GENERAL MEDICINE) at Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram Kerala under Kerala University of Health Sciences Thrissur, Kerala – May 2014.

MBBS at Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College Belgaum Karnataka under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka 2009.

Professional Registration :

Travancore Cochin Medical Council – Reg No: 41087

Member, European Society of Medical Oncology – ID No : 475699

Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology – ID No : 7203203

Member, Medical Oncology Forum, Hyderabad

Member, Association of Medical and Pediatric Oncologists of Kerala

Member, API, Kerala Chapter

Member, IMA Kochi Chapter

Thesis :

A Study of Novel baseline Prognostic Index in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma- a prospective study December 2018 – DNB Medical Oncology

Clinical profile of DSH in a tertiary care center in North Kerala December 2013 – MD General medicine

Areas of Specific Interest :

Stem Cell and other cellular therapy, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Genitourinary Oncology, Molecular Oncology, Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma, Research Methodology, Clinical Trials, Palliative Medicine and Quality of Life.

Have performed more than 20 allogenic stem cell transplants including haplo-transplants along with autologous stem cell transplant till date as a part of stem cell transplant team.

Publications :

Janarthan, Babu & Nikhil, Krishna et al (2019). A Retrospective Study of the Clinico-pathological Profile of Primary Extra Nodal Lymphomas in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Global Journal of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. V-5. 1-5. 10.15379/2408-9877.2019.06.01.01.

Workshops and Conferences Attended :

APBMT 2020 Virtual Conference (9 – 11 October 2020).

COPE( Cancer Institute Orientation Program), WIA, Adayar (22-23 February 2019).

RGCON 2019, Delhi : Thoracic Oncology – Translating Research into Practice (8-10 February 2019).

Year in Review Breast Cancer, Mumbai : WCI (Tata Memorial Hospital) and Nag Foundation (19-20 January 2019).

LYMPHOCON 2019 – An International update on Lymphomas, Department of Medical Oncology, Kidwai Cancer Institute, Bengaluru and KMIO Medical Oncologists Alumni Association (12-13 January 2019).

Cochin Oncology Group – 2018 Oncology Updates (9 Dec 2018).

HAEMATOCON 2018, Indian Society of Haematology and Blood Transfusion (25-28 October, 2018).

ONCOLOGY 2018 – Multidisciplinary management of common cancers (28-30 September 2018).

Indian Breast Cancer Conference, Jaipur (5-7 October, 2018).

ISNOCON 2018, AIIMS Delhi (5-8 April 2018).

Indian Myeloma Congress, Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi (9-11 February 2018).

National Cardio-Oncology Summit 2017, Kochi (30 July 2017).

Systems Oncology 2017, Kochi (10-12 March 2017).

International Update on Plasma cell dyscrasias, KMIO, Bengaluru (11-12 February 2017).

API Kerala Chapter, Quarterly Meeting, Perinthalmanna, Kerala (30 October 2016).

Basics of mechanical ventilation, USG guided vascular access, 2D Echo and Ethics, End of life care – International Symposium on Hospital Medicine in India held at AIMS, Kochi (4 December 2015).

Annual Clinical Neurology Teaching Course by Kerala Association of Neurologists held at Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram (10-11 January 2015).