Chair, Basic Sciences (Florida)
Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences
Sridharan Manavalan is an anatomist who specializes in all branches of anatomy namely gross anatomy, histology, embryology and neuroanatomy. He has a bachelor of science in zoology and master of science in human anatomy from the University of Madras, India. He is currently pursuing his PhD in neuroendocrinology at the University of Pecs Medical School, Hungary.
Dr. Manavalan has taught all the sub-specialties of anatomy at medical schools in more than half a dozen countries including India, United Kingdom, Russia, Malaysia, Libya, Dominica and the United States. His research interests in neuroscience include neuroendocrinology, diabetic retinopathy, ischemic retinal degeneration and its repair.
Dr. Manavalan has been with the NUHS Florida site since its inception in fall of 2009 and is currently the Chair of Basic Sciences at this location.