Doyen of Clinical Research – India
MBBS from JN Medical College Belgaum in 1979
Over 3 years’ residency and senior residency in General Medicine and CCU/ICU care at St. Martha’s affiliated to St John’s Medical College, Bangalore
MD Clinical Pharmacology from Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore University 1986
Lecturer/ Asst. Prof Pharmacology- St. John’s Medical College Bangalore 1986-1989
Medical Advisor and Senior Manager- KAPL a Public Sector Pharmaceutical Company-1989-1996
Senior Medical Advisor- Astra —IDL/ ASTRA-ZENECA India 19961999
Medical Director South East Asia and International Medical Director Aventis Pasteur -1999-2001
Medical Director- South East Asia- Novo Nordisk India. 2001-2002
Senior Vice President Biocon India and Clinigene between 2002- 2003
Medical Director- South East Asia- Eli Lilly India 2003-2004
Chief Executive Officer and Head of Manipal Acunova & Stempeutics 2005-2007
President and Deputy Dean of CREMA India Pvt Ltd 2007
CEO – Khoday Stem Cell Research & Medical Center
Head – Medical Services & Clinical Development, The Himalaya Drug Company During the above period I have gained wide therapeutic area experience in diverse fields of Medicine, Immunology, Oncology, Diabetology and Vaccininology etc.
- International Man of the Year – 1998
- Marquis – 2006, WHO’S WHO in medicine &, healthcare.
- Life Time Health Achievement Award-2007 from Health & Education Development Association.
- CEO Stempeutics- Protocol for Stemcell Clinical trial and approval of Phase II POC by DCGI. Responsible for the Stemcell guidelines by ICMR in 2006-2007.
Note from XcelCareer Director:
Dr Nadig Sir, comes to you as a humble, down to earth and elegant persona with whom you wish to spend hours together to listen and get mesmerised. Having great oratory skills one can become spell bound listening to his in depth knowledge on any topics within and outside of Clinical Research.
He is one living legend & philanthropist, who has shaped up many Clinical Research Professional careers with his mentorship and references.
Knowing Dr.Nadig sir for more than a decade, XcelCareer always take inspiration and guidance in our path for excellence.
We are indebted to Dr Nadig Sir, for accepting XcelCareer request to mentor and support budding Clinical Research Professionals(students) come out of XcelCareer.
Happy for all those XcelCareer students who would get his Guest classes on a time to time basis.