Profile of Dr. V. D. Sharma

Sharma, V.D

Elected Fellow 2007

Veterinary Sciences & Fisheries

DB: 08-11-1943

Birth place

Brijipur, Rampur, Uttar Pradeh


Educated in G.B. Pant Univ. of Agric. & Tech. Pantnagar, B.V.Sc.& A.H.(1965) M.V.Sc. (1967) (Univ. of Illinois) (USA)  Ph.D. (1974)

Positions held 

Dean, Life Sciences, Sai Institute of Paramedical and Allied Sciences, Dehradun, to date, Joint Director Research, GBPUA & T, Pantnagar (2001-03); Prof. & Head, Vety. Microbiology(1995-98); Position held at the time of Retirement : Jt. Director Res./ Prof.  GB Pant Univ. of Ag. & Tech. Pantnagar, Dt. U.S. Nagar (UK).

Research Area

Veterinary Sciences, Microbiology, Salmonellosis (prevalence, toxins and development of vaccines).

Awards and fellowships

Late Sri Shyam Singh and Smt Balamati Memorial Award (1999); Best Researcher Award, CVSc, GBPUA&T, Pantnagar (2002); Life Time Achievement Award for Poultry Scientist, Dr.B.V.Rao Res. Foundation (2001). Fellow of National Academy of Veterinary Sciences (FNAVS); Indian Assoc. for Advancement of Veterinary Research (FIAAVR), Indian Assoc. of Vety. Pubic Health Specialists ( FIAVPS) Soc. of Phi-Zeta, USA
National Fellow, ICAR (1984-2001);


Dean, Life Sciences, Sai Instt. of Paramedical and Allied Sciences, 26/26A Rajpur Road, Dehradun (UK) 248 001


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