Dr.Prasanth Penumadu has been working in the department of Surgical Oncology, JIPMER since December, 2013.
Dr.Prasanth completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Manipal University. He then completed his training in general Surgery from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam in 2009. With a special interest in Oncology, he was awarded MCh (Master of Chirurgiae) degree in Surgical Oncology from the Prestigious Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai which is affiliated to Homi Babha National Institute (an aided institution of Department of Atomic Energy).
Dr.Prasanth was awarded the Gold Medal in MCh Surgical Ocnology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai and also awarded the “Outstanding MCh Student – Ten years of Excellence” by Homi Babha National Institute (HBNI) at Baba Atomic research center, Mumbai. in recognition of outstanding services rendered in medical field, he was felicitated with 'Arimathi Thennaganar Award'
Dr.Prasanth is a member of multiple National and international associations.