Head - Division of Clinical & Haematopathology & Consultant Haematopathologist
MBBS, MD PATH, DNB PATH , PDCC Haemato Oncology
Indian Academy of Pathologists and Microbiologists.
The Cytometry Society, TCS-India.
The Indian Society for Primary Immune Deficiency, ISPID, India
Tamil, English and Hindi
Trained in Flowcytometry from CMC, Vellore, TATA memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
Trained in Stem Cell harvesting procedures from Tata Memorial Center, The Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC), Mumabi.
Specialized in Haematopathology with special interest in the diagnosis of Lymphoma, Leukemia, Haemoglobinopathies Stem cell transplantion and diagnosis of Primary Immunodeficiency disorders.
He is an MBA in Hospital Management with a keen interest in laboratory information systems and Quality management.
Awards & Achievements
Quality Management System and Internal Audit in Medical Laboratories as per ISO 15189:2012, September 2017.
‘Lean Six Sigma Green Belt’ by Manipal Prolean Education Services, Bangalore September 2017.
MBA degree in Hospital Management from Bharathiar University, Tamil Nadu, 2018.
Research and Publications
Research worked on:
‘Detection of double Hit Lymphoma in High grade B-non Hodgkin lymphoma’ at Christian Medical College, Vellore as Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Haematopathology project. 2012-2014.
‘Detection of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) infection by gene amplification technique using Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)and its correlation with cervical cytology in cases showing abnormal cervical findings on gynecological examination’ at Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India as Dissertation project submitted for MD Pathology.
‘Prevalence and Species profile of Dermatophytosis among HIV positive patients in rural referral centre’. Short TermResearchStudentship Project funded by ICMR, New Delhi.2004.
‘Sero prevalence of HBV/HCV among STD clinic attendees in the HIV/AIDS’. Short Term Research Studentship Project funded by ICMR, New Delhi.2003.
Karmacharya K, Batra RB, Kandasamy S. A Case Control Study of HPV and Abnormal Cervical Cytology Among HIV Infected and Non Infected Females. Medical Journal of Shree Birendra 2017;17(2):3-9
Palanisamy A, Kandasamy S, Vadivel S, Kothandapany S. Type one segmental Darier’s disease. Indian J Dermatopathol Diagn Dermatol 2015;2:34-6.
Arunprasath P, Singh B, Padmavathy L, Subramaniam K. An uncommon disease at an unusual site in a female child. Indian J Dermatol 2015;60:638 .
Subramaniam K, Marie T Manipadam1, Sheila Nair1, Aby Abraham2, Biju George2, Rekha Pai1, B Poonkuzhali2, Vivi Srivastava. Lymphoma developing concurrently in patients with Myeloproliferative Neoplasm – report of 2 case. Abstract published on Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus (Oct-Dec 2013) 29(4):320.
Varghese SS, Sasidharan B, Kandasamy S, Manipadam MT, Backianathan S. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma-A Histological Surprise in a Male Patient who was Suspected to have Breast Cancer. J Clin Diagn Res. 2013 Apr;7(4):749-51.
Subramaniam K, Marie Therese Manipadam, Sheila Nair. Lymphoma Involving Spleen and its Histopathological pattern in a Tertiary Care Hospital in South India: A Five year study. Abstract published on Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus (Oct-Dec 2012) 28(4):233.
Rajesh R, Subramaniam K, Padmavathy B.K, Vasanthi S, Uma S. Sero prevalence of HBV/HCV among STD clinic attendees in the HIV/AIDS. Indian J Sex Transm Dis. 2006; Vol. 27 No 2, 56.
Rajesh R, Subramaniam K, Padmavathy B.K, Vasanthi S. Prevalence and species profile of Dermatophytosis among HIV positive patients in rural referral centre. Indian J Sex Transm Dis. 2006; Vol. 27 No 2, 70.