Dr Anitha Ramesh

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Dr Anitha Ramesh

MBBS, DCH(UK), MD(RT), DNB(RT), DM(Med onco), MSc(Onco UK), MBA

Radiation Oncologist

Apollo Speciality Hospitals Vanagaram
  • 15 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Telugu,Tamil,Bengali
  • 11 Recommendations
  •  MON-SAT | 02:00 PM-04:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Scholarship awarded to attend and present a paper in the ECCLU 2009 Educational  Convention to be held at Lugano , Switzerland , July 2009.
  • Developing Nations Travel Grant awarded to attend and present a paper in the 13 World Congress on Gastro-Intestinal Cancer 22-25 June 2011, Barcelona, Spain.
  • SIOP Scholarship awarded to attend and present a paper in 43rd Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology, 26-30 October 2011, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • UAE Cancer Congress received the “Best Abstract Award “October 2015.
  • International Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia Foundation Fellowship in Imperial College London April 2015
  • Developing Nations Travel Grant  awarded to attend and present a paper in the 17 World Congress on Gastro-Intestinal Cancer 1-4 July 2015 , Barcelona , Spain.

Research and Publications

  • Over 60 publications in national and international journals; Latest few:
  • Pleuropulmonary blastoma in young Adult . 13th World Conference on Lung Cancer . Chandra A. , Martin J.   31 July to 4 August 2009 in San Francisco, California, USA..
  • Three -day course of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in patients on chemotherapy for cancer is a safe and cost-effective schedule to maintain dose-intensity. a study from India . Chandra A , Martin J. ECCO 15/ESMO 34 - Berlin 20 - 24 September 2009. Annals of Oncology 2009.
  • Survival outcome of gefitinib antitumor activity in  Asian chemonaive patients with      advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer. Chandra A , Martin J. 13th World Conference on Lung Cancer, 31 July to 4 August  2009 in San Francisco, California, USA. Abstract printed.
  • Treatment of progressive capillary hemangioma in infant presenting with thrombocytopenia with low dose chemotherapy and immunotherapy. Chandra  A , Ravikumar  K . SIOP 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Experience  and Economic Evaluation of a New Antiemetic Drug - Palonosetron as antiemetic treatment for patients undergoing highly or moderately emetogenic chemotherapy.  Study  from India. Chandra A ,  Martin J.  MASCC/ISOO 2009 International Symposium Supportive Care in Cancer , July 2009 . Rome Italy. Abstract Printed.
  • Bone Lymphoma Treated with Targetted Therapy . Chandra A  , Martin J. Educational Cancer Convention Lugano – ECCLU, 2-4 July 2009, Lugano, Switzerland. Annals of  Oncol  Suppl 5 , v 28 . 2009.
  • The role of Oral Chemotherapy containing Capecitabine and Etoposidein Advanced and Progressive metastatic disease. Apatient friendly palliative optionthat result in longterm disease control. A study from India .  Presented in ASCO 2010 as publication only in JCO.
  • Implementation of Insurance Coverage per Gastrointestinal Cancer Patients. A Study from India. Anitha Chandra , Jovitha Martin. Presented in ESMO 13 th World Congress on Gastro Intestinal cancer held on 22-25 june 2011 in Spain.
  • Tolerabililty of Metronomic chemotherapy in patients with hematological Malignancies. A Study from Inda. A. Chandra, J. Martin. Published in The Official Journal of the European School Of Oncology , held on 21- 22 april 2012 , Lugano, Switzerland
  • “Oral Metronomic Chemotherapy for locally advanced recurrent metastatic gastric carcinoma: A single Group prospective Phase 2 study in India”. Abstract in Annals of Oncology. Proceedings of the Meeting 17 World Congress on Gastrointestinal cancer 2015.


MBBS, DCH(UK), MD(RT), DNB(RT), DM(Med onco), MSc(Onco UK), MBA

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor  Medical Oncology- Cancer Institute (WIA) , Chennai, India-6 years 5months.
  • Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute,Sri Ramachandra University , India-
  • Associate Professor Medical Oncology-1year 11 months
  • Professor Medical Oncology-6.5 years.

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Member of  International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP).
  • Member of European Society of Medical Oncology   (ESMO).
  • Corresponding Membership United Kingdom Children Cancer Study Group( UKCCSG).
  • Member of American Society of Clinical Oncology ( ASCO).
  • Member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics( IAP).
  • Member of Stem cell Research Committee of Sri Ramachandra Medical College.

Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • Oncology Adult & Paediatrics


Radiation Therapy