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Doctor Dr Irfan Akther

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Dr Irfan Akther

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  • Consultant Microbiologist & Infection Control Officer, Fortis Hospitals, Kolkata



  • Author –Viral Hepatitis with special reference to Hepatitis B virus in India overview. Journal of Indian Medical Association Vol- 111, Number 02, Feb 2013:121-122.
  • Co-author -Study of Metallo-beta lactamase producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Pravara Rural Hospital. Pravara Med Rev 2010; 5(3):16-19.
  • Co-author –The Incidence of Tinea capitis in a Tertiary Care Rural Hospital – A study. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2011 April,Vol-5(2):307-311.
  • Co-author -Thrombocytopenia In Childhood Malaria: A Study From Tertiary Care Hospital Kolkata. International Journal of Bio pharmaceutics, Volume 6, Issue 3 , 2015:76-80.
  • Co-author – Evaluation of fliC-d based Direct Blood PCR Assays for Typhoid Diagnosis. BMC Microbiology (2016), 16:108. MEMBERSHIPS:
  • Member, Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists. • Member, Hospital Infection Control Society of India, West Bengal Chapter
  • Member, India Medical Association. • Assistant Secretary (2017-18), India Medical Association, Kidder pore Branch.
  • Reviewer, Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research. • Organizing secretary, KIMACON 2017
  • Faculty, Hospital Infection Control & Prevention Course for nurses, 2016.
  • Joint Organizing secretary, PANFORIC (Infection Control Conclave), 2015, Kolkata