Dr. Madhukar Rai is an experienced and Expert Professor of Medicine and Physician specialising in Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Endocrinology.
Presently, he is designated as a Professor and HOD (Department of Medicine) at the Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in Varanasi.
He has finished his MBBS in 1989 and went to do his MD in General Medicine in 1989 and followed by a DM in Endocrinology in 1991, all from BHU.
By attending a large number of training programmes, workshops, conferences and symposia in India and abroad, he gained much knowledge and expertise in this field.
He worked as a lecturer till 1992 and moved up from lecture to senior lecturer. He is currently working as a Professor since 2007.
He is also a member of research projects funded by esteemed organisations such as the National Institute of Health, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the Infectious Disease Research Institute, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the European Commission and the World Health Organisation.
Dr. Madhukar Rai has published over 50 research papers in national and international journals and also a Co-Editor of a book on Paediatric Endocrinology.