Dr. Ramesh Chandra Sahoo is one of the senior teaching faculty members at Kasturba Medical College Hospital (KMC). He enjoys association with both the KMC centres (Attavar and Ambedkar Circle) in Mangalore city. He has been imparting training in Pulmonary Medicine at the aforementioned institutes since 1985, the year he joined Manipal University.

Dr. Sahoo has studied his MD in Pulmonary Medicine from one of the most prominent institutes for chest studies- Vallabhbhai Patel Chest... [+]


  • Member, Govt. of India Task Force on Sleep Apnea.

  • Fellow of Indian College of Allergy Asthma and Applied Immunology (FICAAAI). 2007.

  • Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (FACCP). 1998.

  • Fellow of National College of Chest Physicians (FNCCP). 1989.


Principal Investigator for Roflumilast and Indacaterol global clinical trials in Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore. 
Undertaken Asthma Pharmacogenomic Studies.

Approximately more than 70 publications. Around 25 in International Journals and 45 in National Journals.
Three chapters in KARIOU Medical Books.
Delivered radio talk shows on various aspects of Asthma and Allergy.

  • First from the state of Karnataka to deliver prestigious NCCP Oration. - 2006

40 guest lectures in national and regional conferences.

Delivered radio talk shows on various aspects of Asthma and Allergy.

Present Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Mangalore.