Team

Name: Dr. Abhay Saraf

Qualifications: M.B.B.S., M.D., D.H.M.

Designation: Head, SCOPE & Academics

Areas of Expertise: Dr. Saraf has around 27 years of experience of working with the State Government, WHO, UNICEF and NGOs. He has received many prestigious awards from various agencies and the government for outstanding work in the field of training, operational research, IEC, service delivery and program management. He was also the lead architect for the bronze medal nominated best website for National Awards for e-Governance in 2008-09. His areas of expertise are Capacity Building, Maternal and Child Health, Surveillance and Project Management. In addition to his aforementioned accomplishments, he has rendered the medical relief and planned, activated and monitored the post disaster surveillance operations for Mumbai Floods 2005, Kashmir Earthquake 2005, Bihar Floods 2007 and 2008, on behalf of UNICEF India.

Current Profile: Dr Saraf is leading planning, development and implementation of current and new distance education and blended learning programs, developing academic and research partnerships and projects and implementing community health services through Symbiosis Community Outreach Programme Extension (SCOPE) Activities.


Name: Dr. Samir Barve

Qualification: B.A.M.S., M.P.H. (Masters in Public Health), M.A. (Counselling Psychology), PGDEMS (PG Diploma in Emergency Services)

Designation: Medical Officer (SCOPE, Research)

Areas of Expertise: Epidemiology, Health management, Research methodology

Current Profile: Overall planning and management of SCOPE project. Proposal writing and conducting public health research projects.


Name: Dr. Niranjan Atmaram Patil

Qualification: B.A.M.S., PGDEMS, ACLS, BLS, Certificate course in Anaesthesiology

Designation: Medical Officer (FDC)

Areas of Expertise: Health camps, Emergency case management

Current Profile: In-charge of Family Doctor Clinic (FDC)


Name: Dr. Avinash Sarate

Qualification: B.A.M.S, B.L.S.

Designation: Medical Officer (MMU)

Areas of Expertise: Health camps, Emergency case management

Current Profile: In-charge of Mobile Medical Unit (MMU)


Name: Ms. Revati Pathak

Qualification: B.Sc. (Home-Science), M.S.W. (Family and Child Welfare Specialization) B.Sc. (Applied Bio-medical Technology)

Designation: Medical Social Worker

Areas of Expertise: Counselling, Community mobilization, Health education

Current Profile: Implementation and coordination of community based activities under SCOPE


Contact Details

Office Address

Symbiosis Centre of Health Care, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune-411004, (MS), India.

Phone: +91-020-25655023/+91-020-25667164/+91-020-20255051

Telefax: 020-25678680


Family Doctor Clinic (FDC)

Location: Family Doctor Clinic, Near Bus stand, Sus, Tal: Mulshi, Dist: Pune.

Contact no.: +91-9552508058


Mobile Medical Unit (MMU)

Contact no.: +91-9552501686