Nancy Malla

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchIndia

Prof. Nancy Malla was awarded M.B.B.S. degree by Punjab University, Chandigarh, India in 1968 and received M.D. (Microbiology) degree from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India in December, 1975. She worked as faculty member in the departments of Microbiology, Medical College, Srinagar, Kashmir; Medical College, Jammu; Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar, Kashmir, and is currently holding post of Professor at PGIMER, Chandigarh, India. In recognition of her diagnostic and research capabilities, she was awarded many National level Academic Awards and British Council Fellowship. She is fellow of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Fellow, National Academy of Medical Sciences, India and member of many National and International Academic Societies. She was presented 'Moselio Schaechter Distinguished Service Travel Award, Honorable mention' by the American Society for Microbiology in 2010.

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Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections that are spread primarily through person to person sexual contact. There are more than 30 different sexually transmissible bacteria, viruses and parasites. STIs lead to high morbidity and complications. This book entitled as Sexually Transmitted Infections is not a text book but provides useful information for general reference work for physicians, researchers and students interested in the subject. Each chapter is abundant in tips useful to general readers as well. It also includes the Introductory chapter providing an overview with special emphasis on syndromic approach to the management of STIs in clinical setting.

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