Dr. Sujit Kumar Behera

  • Dr. Sujit did his M.V.Sc and Ph.D from Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), an institute of national importance. Dr. Behera was the recipient of Merit Scholarship of IVRI, KVAFSU. He has published more than 12 research articles in national and international peer reviewed journals. Dr. Behera is a veterinarian, and his research interests are in zoonotic diseases at the human, animal and environmental interface.

  • To characterize the mastitis causing organisms isolated from clinical settings in Pondicherry and Tamil Nadu. His future research would focus on developing markers for rapid detection of infectious organisms affecting animal health and epidemiology of Leptospirosis in context to One Health.
  • Behera, S.K., Sabrinath, T., Kumar, A., Das, S.C., Palai, T.K., Patra, D. and Chaudhary, P. 2014. Seroprevalence of Leptospirosis among Suspected Cattle in Eastern Part of India. A Comparative Study between Recombinat Lipl32 ELISA and MAT. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research, 15(3):285-89
  • Behera, S.K., Sabrinath, T., Khatua, S., Pal, D., Das, S.C., Sarangi, G., Chaudhary, P. and Kumar, A. 2015. Recombinant LipL32 Based Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay for Seroprevalence Studies of Leptospirosis in Livestock Farmers Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci. 85:873-877
  • Mohanta, Y.K. and Behera, S.K. 2014. Biosynthesis, characterization and antimicrobial activity of silver nanoparticles by Streptomyces sp.SS2. Bioprocess and Bio systems Engineering (Springer). DOI 10.1007/s00449-014-1205-6
  • Biswa Ranjan Maharana Baithalu, R. Behera S.K. et al. 2016. Vet Rapidex: a ready Reckoner to Veterinary Science, Animal Science, Animal Biochemistry and Biotechnology. Kalyani Publishers, 2nd Ed. ISBN: 9789327269031, 9327269039
  • Behera, S.K., Sabarinath, T., Kumar, A., Ali, S. A. and Chaudhuri, P. 2016. Evaluation of Recombinant LigB Based in-house Latex Agglutination Assay for Sero-surveillance of Canine Leptospirosis. Journal of Veterinary Public Health. 14: 19-23
  • Ph.D., IVRI, Izatnagar; 2016
  • M.V.Sc., IVRI, Izatnagar; 2012
  • BVSc. & AH., C.V.Sc. & AH., BANGALORE, KVAFSU Bidar; 2010
  • ARS-National Eligibility Test, Indian Council of Agriculture Research, New Delhi for Veterinary Public Health; 2013
  • UGC-National Eligibility Test, University Grant Commission, New Delhi for Social Medicine & Community Health; 2013
  • IVRI Institutional scholarship for pursuing Doctorate in Veterinary Sciences; 2012
  • IVRI Institutional scholarship for pursuing Master in Veterinary Sciences; 2010
  • Life Member of Odisha Veterinary Council
  • Life Member of Veterinary Council of India
  • Life Member of Indian Association of Veterinary Public Health Specialists