Institute of Life Sciences (Department of Biotechnology) Women Sceintist
Neera Singh holds a post-graduate degree in Biotechnology and a PhD in Biochemistry. She is currently working at Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar in a DBT-funded project under BioCARe scheme for women scientists. She is trying to identify non-invasive diagnostic markers for oral cancer screening. She has previously worked in organization like MD Anderson Cancer Centre, USA and IIT Mumbai and Novartis, Hyderabad. She has a passion for scientific and medical writing and believes that good communication skills are key to success in any endeavor of life. Dr. Neera Singh is also associated with new start-ups and aspires to work towards women related issues especially concerning their rights, safety, access to affordable healthcare, education and financial independence. She believes that each one of us can bring a positive change in the society simply by networking and sharing our knowledge and resources.