Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Dr Kishore Murthy

Dr Kishore Murthy, Director, IHMR (The Institute of Health Management Research), Bangalore
June 10, 2009, 10 am


Murali said...

Dr. Kishore Murthy is a Medical Graduate from St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore with Post Graduate qualifications in Hospital and Health Management from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and Tulane University/BITS, Pilani. He has over 2 decades of experience in the field of Hospital and Health Care Administration. He has served as Chief Executive Officer of several leading hospitals in the city. He has set up several hospitals which included from conceptual planning to commissioning various hospital projects such as Puttaparthy Super Speciality Hospital, Bangalore Hospital, Hosmat etc. Till recently, he was with A.F Ferguson & Co. as the National Senior Manager incharge of their Hospital and Health Care consulting practice for the whole country and presently, he is the Chief Executive Officer of Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital a 200 bed Multi Speciality Hospital. He was also associated with the World Bank, UNDP, WHO & Government of Karnataka and Government of India as a consultant and carried out several assignments including research for these Organisations in Health Care and Hospital Management.

He has been an active organizer and planner of several community outreach programmes both for the various hospitals he has been associated with especially St. Johns Medical College, Sri Sathya Sai Institute and also with several Non-Government Organisations and other Organisations. He was involved as a consultant with the Task Force on Health Government of Karnataka and was the prime author on public private partnership in health care, medical tourism. He was actively involved with the planning and implementation of the World Bank aided Government Hospitals Project to improve the Government Hospitals and deliver quality care. He is an active researcher on community based problems in health care especially with focus on hospital and health care administration. He is involved academically also by conducting various training and research programmes in hospital and health care administration for the State Government and Indira Gandhi National Open University. He has trained a No. of medical professionals in hospital and health care management. He is also an advisor to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and helped the university in preparing the syllabus of the post graduate course in hospital and health care administration. He is an active member of professional bodies such as IMA, AHA etc.,

Murali said...

About Institute of Health Management Research:

IHMR, established in 2004, is the Southern campus of Society for Indian Institute of Health Management Research. IHMR is a premier institution in the area of Hospital Management, Health Management, Research and Training in South India.

IHMR is an institution dedicated to improvement in standards of health through better management of health care and related programs. It seeks to accomplish this through management research, training, consultation and institutional networking in a national and global perspective.

It has three main activities:

1. Post Graduate Program in Hospital Management
2. Management Development Programs
3. Research Projects and consultancy

The institute has a 100% placement record. Students have been placed in middle and senior level managerial positions in corporate hospitals like Fortis Hospitals, Max Health Care, Apollo Hospitals, Escorts, Wockhardt Hospitals, Asian Heart Foundation, Columbia Asia Hospitals, BGS Global Hospitals; international healthcare organizations like UNICEF, UNFPA, UNDP; IT companies like TCS, Covansys; health insurance companies like ICICI Lombard, Bajaj Allianz, Tata AIG, TTK, etc.

IHMR also boasts of a faculty with a high degree of experience and expertise in the industry. IHMR has a new campus now with high class infrastructure in the Knowledge town of Electronic City, near Wipro campus. Hostel accommodation is also provided for outstation students.

For more details:


Contact: Dr. Kishore Murthy, Director


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