Dr. Mohan Singh Kwatra

Born in Mahal, Amritsar on 6 April 1938. Educated at Khalsa Collegiate High School, Amritsar, Punjab, 1943-53; Khalsa College, Amritsar, 1953-55; Government Medical College, Amritsar, 1955-56; Punjab College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Hisar, 1956-60; Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, 1962-67; BVSc.& AH, MVSc. 1962, Ph.D. 1968.

Research Assistant, IVRI, Mukteshwar-Kumaon, U.P, 1962-63; Research Officer, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Delhi 1967-69; Associate Professor Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Sciences, Punjab Agricultural University, Hisar/Ludhiana campuses, 1969-74; Professor Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Sciences, Assam Agricultural University, Guwahati-Jorhat, 1974-78; Senior Scientist (Veterinary Disease Investigation) 1978-93; Additional Director of Research (Veterinary and Animal Sciences), PAU, Ludhiana, Punjab, 1993-98.

Awards/Honours: Felicitated for overall contributions in the development of Veterinary Pathology by the Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists (Assam Unit), 2011.

Research Areas: Veterinary pathology, veterinary epidemiology, veterinary public health and disease investigation

Address: 60-B, Rajguru Nagar, Ludhiana 141012, Punjab; [Tel: Res. (0161) 2460151, Cell: 9872233636; Email: mskwatra1@rediffmail.com]