Dr. Ravikiran Barigala is an Infectious Disease Specialist working at Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He has 15 years of experience in his field. He has done his MBBS from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad (2000).
After his MBBS, Dr. Ravikiran went to US for further studies and did a Master’s in Public Health (MPH)- Western Kentucky University, USA(2001-2003 where he got in-depth knowledge of various areas of public health like epidemiology, biostatistics, health awareness, sexual health, international health etc. which gave him a different perspective to look at disease from a community and public health standpoint rather than focusing on one person at a time.
He has extensive experience with using electronic medical records (EMR) since 2003. He has used EMR like meditech, VA EMR, EPIC etc. and has participated in rolling out of EMR in multiple hospitals.
He has been an avid presenter at several conferences, webinars and hospital meetings in Hyderabad, nationally and internationally. He has participated in several TV and radio shows on various topics of infectious diseases.