Dr. Ambika Prasad

Dr. Ambika
Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
Additional Professor and HOD
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Former Faculty
Medical Registration number: 
No:14940/2002 Odisha Medical Council
Academic Qualifications: 

MBBS, MD (Forensic Medicine and Toxicology), MBA(Hospital Administration), FRCP (UK)

Special Area of Interest: 
Medical Ethics, Humanitarian Forensic, Legal Medicine, Clinical Forensic Medicine, Forensic Toxicology, Traffic Medicine, Forensic Psychiatry, Forensic Pathology and Hospital Administration.


Positions Held: 
  1. Deputy Medical Superintendent,
  2. Warden (Osler Hostel)
  3. Deputy Controller of examinations
  4. Editor of the Journal of Indian Society of Toxicology, the official publication of Indian Society of Toxicology (2015-2020)
  5. Resource faculty for Dept. of Medical Education and Emergency Medicine & Trauma
  6. Quality Implementation and Monitoring Officer (QIMO) for the department and representative for NABH Accreditation Process
  7. Judge for JIPMER research day 2019-20 poster presentations.
  8. Linen Committee member
  9. Institute representative for MBBS/MD/MS/PhD Entrance exams conducted by the JIPMER.
  10. Departmental representative for Kayakalp requirement process.
  11. Medicolegal expert to the panel made for the cases of CBI-Cochin, Kerala, and CBI-Chennai
  12. Medicolegal expert to Madras High court, queries through Madurai bench.
  13. Affiliate of Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine, UK, London, and fellow to the Royal College of Physicians.
  14. Member of Indian Society of Toxicology, South India medicolegal Association, and Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine.
  15. Referee and member of International Academy of Legal Medicine (IALM), Lausanne, Switzerland.
  16. Office bearer for the Indian Society of Toxicology
  17. Executive member of South India Medicolegal Association of Puducherry
  18. Editorial board member/associate editor/reviewer for the Journals-
    • Human and Experimental Toxicology,
    • Journal of Forensic & Legal Medicine,
    • Forensic Science International
    • Journal of Indian society of toxicology
    • Journal of Forensic Research
    • Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine
    • Journal of Legal Medicine
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