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Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal

Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal

Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control Officer

MD Microbiology

Department:

Laboratory Medicine

Years of Practice: 

7 years

Languages Spoken: 

English, Hindi, Marathi

OPD Timings:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal, MD Microbiology, is a seasoned Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control Officer with seven years of experience in Laboratory Medicine. Fluent in English, Hindi, and Marathi, she is dedicated to advancing healthcare through her expertise. Dr. Gilada-Toshniwal earned her MD Microbiology from KEM Hospital and completed a Fellowship in HIV and DR-TB from the prestigious Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), Durban. She previously served as a Consultant Microbiologist at the Group of TB Hospitals, Sewree, and Prince Aly Khan Hospital. Driven by a passion for topics such as HIV, TB, anti-microbial resistance, and Point of Care tests for rapid and early diagnosis, she is committed to contributing to advancements in infectious diseases and microbiology.

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Areas of Expertise

Microbiology & Infection Prevention and Control

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Education & Fellowships

Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal holds an MBBS degree and completed her MD in Microbiology at Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital. Her pursuit of specialized knowledge led her to achieve a Fellowship in HIV and DR-TB from the renowned Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa.

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Experience

Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal has a diverse professional background, serving as a Consultant Microbiologist at the Group of TB Hospitals, Sewree from 2016 to February 2018. Following this, she assumed the role of Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control Officer at Prince Aly Khan Hospital from March 2018 to October 2021. Concurrently, she worked as a Consultant Microbiologist at Picture this by Jankharia from December 2018 to May 2020. Dr. Gilada-Toshniwal currently holds the position of Infection Control Officer at PAH-Head and Neck Cancer Institute of India since December 2023. Additionally, she serves as an Independent Director at Thyrocare Technologies Limited since July 2023. Dr. Gilada-Toshniwal is an active member of the Indian Association of Medical Microbiology and AIDS Society of India.

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Awards & Honours

Dr. Prapti Gilada-Toshniwal has undergone the following training sessions:

1. The ToT training on the detection of M. tuberculosis Complex and its resistance to Fluoroquinolones, Aminoglycosides, and Cyclic Peptides from sputum specimens and cultivated samples using line probe assay - GenoType MTBDRsl v2.0 test at ICELT-National Tuberculosis Institute, Bangalore, held on May 11-12, 2017.

2. National ToT on the expansion of Bedaquiline and Shorter MDR-TB Regimen with updated guidelines for PMDT in India, held in New Delhi on April 18-20, 2017.

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