Dr. Sarnarinder Singh Randhawa
Fellow, Elected 1998

Born in Ludhiana, India on 23 September 1955. Educated at Government Model School, Ludhiana, 1968-70; Govt. College, Ludhiana, 1970-73; College of Veterinary Science, PAU, Ludhiana 1973-79; CSA Univ. Agril. & Tech., Kanpur, India, 1992-93; B.V.Sc.&A.H. 1977; M.V.Sc. 1979; Ph.D. 1993.

Director of Research, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, 2010 to date

Research/Teaching Assoc. 1979-80, 1981-82, Assistant Prof. of Veterinary Medicine, 1982-86, Associate Prof. Vety. Medicine 1986-95, Professor of Veterinary Extension 1995-96, Professor of Veterinary Medicine, 1996-98, Professor & Head, Department of Veterinary Medicine 1998-2000, Professor & Head, 2000-03, Professor, 1998-2010, Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence; Dean, Postgraduate Studies, 2010-15, Director of Extension Education, (Additional charge), 2014-15, GADVASU, Ludhiana.

Awards/Honours: ISVM Young Scientist Award, 1986; ICAR Award for Team Research, 1989-90; PSCS&T Appreciation Award, 1990-93; ICAR Jawaharlal Nehru Award, 1994; Gold Medal for Bovine Medicine 1995; D.C. Blood Gold Medal 1996; Prof. G.R. Murki Bhavi Medal 2000; Shri Ram Lal Aggrawal Gold Medal 2003; Shiksha Rattan Puraskar, 2008; Bharat Jyoti Award, 2010; General Secretary, 1996-2000, and Vice-President, Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine, 2010 - 2012. Editorial Board of Intas Polivet (2013), Editorial Board, Indian Journal of Canine Practice; Member, Research Advisory Committee, CSWRI, Avikanagar, Rajasthan 2002-2005; Member Veterinary Council of India, Inspection team for Veterinary College, Jabalpur (M.P) 2010; Ex-member, Board of Management, GADVASU, Ludhiana, 2010-2012; Member, QRT, ICAR Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna, Bihar, 2011-2012; Expert member, Research Review of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Jammu (J&K), 2012, 2013; Member, ICAR, Peer Review Team for Accreditation of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture & Technology, Srinagar (J&K); Member, Research Advisory Committee, National Innovation Foundation- India; President, Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine from December 2014 to date.

Fellow: National Academy of Veterinary Sciences; Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine; Academy of Sciences for Animal Welfare; Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research.

Research Areas: Veterinary medicine, clinical medicine, geo-medicine

Address: Director of Research, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; 6/5, PAU Campus, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; [Tel: Off. (0161) 2553346-47; Res. (0161) 2432294, Cell: 09814634094; Fax: (0161) 2553346; Email: sarnarinder@gmail.com]