I am currently working as a professor in the Department of Public Health Dentistry, KGF college of dental sciences, Kolar affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. Having a total experience of 9yrs, after postgraduation from Bapuji dental college and hospital in 2007, I have been serving in various reputed institutions in India having both undergraduate and postgraduate training experience along with the interest in outreach activities, field programs, public health awareness programs to the various sectors of society. My research thrust areas are Early Childhood Caries, Evidence based dentistry, preventive methods in caries ccontrolontrol, social sciences in decision making. I am working as an editorial member of various medical and dental journals, and as a professional reviewer for numerous national and international journals. I was awarded for the Reviewer Appreciation by the Journal of Dental Education in the year 2013 and 2014 and has been working as a reviewer for the ADEA Annual Session and Exhibition since 2011. I have presented several papers at National and State conferences and has been awarded with Best Paper Award in 35th Karnataka State Dental Conference. I have been invited as a guest speaker and has numerous papers published till date in internationally indexed journals. I am a life member of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry.