Mirudhubashini Govindarajan

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Mirudhubashini Govindarajan (born 1947) is an Indian-born healthcare consultant, focussing on women's healthcare and infertility management[1] in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

Background[edit]

Govindarajan was born in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. Her father was a lawyer, freedom fighter and politician focussing on organic farming. Govindarajan's mother was a doctor in Coimbatore.

Her early education was in Coimbatore, India and then she moved on to the alma mater of her mother, Stanley Medical College in Chennai to obtain her medical degree. On completion of her medical studies in Chennai, she moved to New York and then to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She later became a Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in 1977 and a lecturer at the University of Manitoba, Canada.

On her return to India in 1981, Mirudhubashini joined Sri Ramakrishna Hospital and started their Obstetrics and Gynecology department. She was instrumental in the formation of Womens Center. In early 2011, she moved into a new facility of her own Womens Center, located in the Northern part of Coimbatore providing all women's healthcare services under a single roof. She holds a patent in relation to methods for the treatment of endometriosis and related disorders and conditions.[2][3]

Current Positions[edit]

Source:[4]

  • Clinical Director, Womens Center, Coimbatore
  • Clinical Director, Assisted Reproductive Technology Center Coimbatore
  • Director, Center for Perinatal Care Coimbatore Pvt Ltd
  • Director, Womens Center and Hospitals Private Limited, Coimbatore
  • Adjunct Professor, The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University[5]

Publications and research[edit]

  • Inheritance of Infertility[6]
  • Journal of Human Reproductive Medicine[7]
  • Fertilization and Development: Theory and Practice[8]
  • ART, PGD effective treatment for infertility[9]

Memberships[edit]

Source:[10]

Awards[edit]

  • Rotary for the Sake of Honor Award for the services in Women’s Health care
  • Dinamalar award for Women "Achievement in Medical science"
  • Distinguished alumni award for lifetime achievement from Mani High School
  • The Professor Arnold H. Einhorn's Endowment Orator in 2008[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 30 June 2010. Retrieved 29 November 2008. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) GG Hospital
  2. ^ [1] Patent Info
  3. ^ [2] Patent Filing
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 20 November 2008. Retrieved 29 November 2008. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Sri Ramakrishna Hospital
  5. ^ [3] DR MGR Medical University
  6. ^ [4] Google Books
  7. ^ [5] Journal of Human Reproductive Medicine Online
  8. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 29 November 2008. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Jaypee Brothers
  9. ^ [6]
  10. ^ [7] Womens Center
  11. ^ [8] Maryland Community Newspapers