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Dr. Rashmi V Nair

HOD-Paediatrics, Senior Consultan

  • LocationErnakulam
  • EducationHOD-Paediatrics, MBBS, MD (Paediatrics), EPIC (Critical Care), PG Dip (Paediatric Infectious Diseases), DAA (Allergy)

Associated Hospitals & Departments

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VPS Lakeshore Paediatrics & Neonatology Lakeshore Book Now


Started career as a resident paediatrician at an exclusive children’s hospital in Kenya. Later joined the University of Nairobi - Kenya, as Lecturer and Consultant Paediatrician, in the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine. Established the first Paediatric Critical Care Unit at the tertiary level national hospital, the first of its kind in Kenya, which led to a tremendous impact in outcome among critically ill children who previously could not access such services. Continued as the Unit Head and in-charge, Paediatric Critical Care Unit, at the National Hospital in Kenya. Spearheaded development and successfully launched the Paediatric Critical Care fellowship programme in Kenya, in collaboration with University of Washington, USA. Involved as a teacher and exam coordinator in undergraduate, postgraduate and fellowship training programmes. Involved in the management of critically ill children as a visiting Paediatric Critical Care, ID and allergy consultant, at various private hospitals in Kenya