Consultant Pediatrics and Neonatology
Area of Expertise: Dr. Neha Rai’s clinical area of expertise is Pediatric Emergency, Pediatric
Intensive Care and Neonatology.
Professional Qualification: Dr. Neha has earned her medical degrees – M.B.B.S, from CNMC
(Calcutta University), M.D Pediatrics from Institute of Medical Sciences (B.H.U). Thereafter she
did her senior residency from Asia’s largest and busiest children hospital, Lady Harding Medical
College (LHMC) & associated Kalawati Children Hospital, New Delhi. She underwent fellowship
training in Pediatric Emergency Medicine from Indo-US trauma collaborative. Dr Neha Rai has
more than 10 years of experience in Pediatrics and Neonatology.
Credentials: Dr Neha Rai has received numerous awards, medals and distinctions in her
undergraduate and post graduate days. She has been awarded distinction certificate in 8 subjects in
her undergraduate career. (Anatomy, Pathology, Microbiology, ENT, PSM, Pharmacology,
Ophthalmology & General Surgery). She has received medals in Microbiology Pharamacology and
ENT. She has been a national scholarship holder in her undergraduate as well as post graduate
career. She has presented more than a dozen papers in both national and international conferences
and has been awarded the best research paper as well as young scientist award by the National
Statistics Association.
Dr Neha is author of over 20 peer reviewed scientific papers published in various international
journals of repute. Her main area of research has been malnutrition and low birth weight babies.
Her work on survival of extremely low birth weight babies has been included by WHO
for their meta-analysis on maternal anemia. She has also been invited by Prof Neena Modi
president RCPCH London for research in UK. She is the first Pediatrician in the country to be
selected as national instructor of Advanced Trauma And Life Support (ATLS). She has been
invited as faculty in ATLS courses at AIIMS and numerous conferences both nationally and
internationally. Dr. Neha is one of the first few Pediatricians’s to have received training in
vaccination and has been certified by IAP as expert resource person in vaccine related
programs. She is PALS as well as NALS certified.