President, Apollo Telemedicine Networking Foundation, Chennai, India
Prof. K. Ganapathy is a former Secretary and Past President of the Neurological Society of India and a former Secretary of the Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgery.
An Adjunct Professor, at the IIT Madras, Tamilnadu Medical University & Anna University, Chennai. Dr. Ganapathy was formerly Honorary Consultant and Advisor in Neurosurgery Armed Forces Medical Services.
A former examiner and Inspector for the National Board of Examinations Ministry of Health, Govt. of India. He was also an overseas examiner to the Universiti Sains Malaysia and the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
He is also member of the Editorial Board of 4 International and 3 National Journals in Neurosciences and was the first neurosurgeon from South Asia to be formally trained in Stereotactic radiosurgery in 1995 and later in robotic radiosurgery in 2008.
A pioneer in introducing Telemedicine in India Dr. Ganapathy has been working relentlessly from 1999, for the growth and development of Telemedicine in India. A Member of the National Task Force on Telemedicine and he is a also the co-founder of the Telemedicine Society of India.
As a member of the hi-power Programme Advisory Committee (Health Sciences) Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, he reviews research projects for funding.