Dr. Sharan Badiger was born in 1968. He completed his MD in Internal Medicine, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India in 1994 and MBBS, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India in 1989. He is presently working as Professor and Head in the Department of Medicine, Sri. B. M. Patil Medical College, Vijayapur, Karnataka, India affiliated to BLDE University Vijayapur, Karnataka, India. He's recently been awarded Senior Scientist award – 2019 in 7th convocation 2019. His main research interests are in Internal Medicine, Echocardiography and Imaging in Medicine. He has 60 publications in International/National Journals and Proceedings of the conferences. He is a Life Member of Association of Physicians of India (API) since 1996, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI) since 2005, Indian Society of Cardiology (ISC) since 2006, Indian Society of Electro-cardiology (ISE) since 2010, Indian Academy of Geriatrics (IAG) since 2010, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore since 2010. He is an Associate Member of American College of Cardiology; he is serving as editor-in-chief, editorial board member, the peer reviewer and advisory board member of various journals of national and international repute.