Pulmo Mentor Sleep Medicine

Director’s Desk

We at Yashoda Hospitals, believe that enhancing skills of practicing doctors is of paramount importance to ensure high quality patient care. The Pulmo Mentor masterclass series is curated specifically to cater to the needs of aspiring Pulmonologists, Physicians and Post graduates in upgrading their clinical knowledge and procedural skills to enhance their day to day practice. The theme of the current masterclass is to impart the delegates with knowledge and clinical skills pertaining to sleep medicine.

The masterclass is designed to include didactic academic discussions, case based panel discussions along with hands on workshop. We aim and hope that this endeavour will cater to your need in acquiring better skills for your clinical practice related to sleep disorders.

Programme Highlights

  • Expert Talks by National & International Faculties
  • Case Based Panel Discussion
  • Hands-on Workshop
  • Multidisciplinary Approach in Complex Sleep Disorders
  • Live Demonstration of DISE
  • Launch of State-of-art Dedicated Sleep Clinic


Dr. Pavan Gorukanti

Dr. Pavan Gorukanti
Pulmonary Critical Care (American Board Qualified)
Director – Yashoda Hospitals


Dr. Viswesvaran B

Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian
Consultant Interventional Pulmonology &
Sleep Medicine
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda


Dr. P. Navanith Sagar ReddyDr. P. Navanith Sagar Reddy
Consultant Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. D. Ragotham ReddyDr. D. Ragotham Reddy
Consultant Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. Peddi SrikanthDr. Peddi Srikanth
Consultant Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. Manoj CheerlaDr. Manoj Cheerla
Associate Consultant – Pulmonary Medicine
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda



08:45 am – 09:00 am :  Registration
09:00 am – 09:25 am Topic
:  Sleep Disorders – An overview
:  Prof. H. N. Mallick
09:25 am – 09:50 am Topic
:  Polysomnography – Nuts & Bolts
:  Dr. Debasis Behera
09:50 am – 10:15 am Topic
:  Scoring PSG in adults & Paediatrics – An update
:  Dr. Tripat Deep Singh
10:15 am – 10:40 am Topic
:  Obstructive Sleep Apnea – Screening & Diagnosis in 2023: An update
:  Dr. Indranil Halder
10:40 am – 11:05 am Topic
:  Phenotyping of OSA & Implications
:  Prof. Danny Eckert
11:05 am – 11:15 am :  TEA BREAK
11:15 am – 11:40 am Topic
:  Central sleep apnea and hypoventilation syndromes: An update
:  Prof. J. C. Suri
11:40 am – 12:05 pm Topic
:  Paediatric sleep study – Basics to advanced
:  Dr. Bharat Reddy
12:05 pm – 12:30 pm Topic
:  Interpretation of sleep study – Know from expert
:  Dr. Tripat Deep Singh
12:30 pm – 12:55 pm Topic
:  Overlap syndromes in OSA: When, What & How?
:  Dr. Tejas Suri
Session – V
12:55 pm – 01:20 pm Topic
:  PAP therapy in sleep disorders – An update
:  Dr. Rahul Sharma
01:20 pm – 1:45 pm Topic
:  ENT perspective – Diagnosis & Management of OSA
:  Dr. Vikas Agrawal
01:45 pm -0 2:30 pm :  LUNCH
02:30 pm – 02:55 pm Topic
:  Insomnia & Parasomnia – Evaluation & Management
:  Dr. Manjiri Tripathi
02:55 pm – 03:20 pm Topic
:  Excessive daytime sleepiness – Narcolepsy & beyond
:  Dr. Ravi Gupta
03:20 pm – 04:00 pm  : Case based panel discussion 
Case Presentor : Dr. Naveen Vennilevan 
Moderator  :  Dr. Viswesvaran
Panelists     : Dr. Konalakshmi, Dr. H. N. Mallick, Dr. KVSSRK Sastry,  Dr. Nalini Nallaga,
                       Dr. Latha Sharma, Dr. Paramjyothi, Dr. Ravi Gupta, Dr. Nagarjuna Maturu


04:00 pm – 06:00 pm Workshop
Station – 1 PAP – Machine & Interface
Workshop lead Faculty Dr. Nalini Nagalla
Workshop Faculty Dr. R. Suresh, Dr. Vivek Vardhan, Dr. Preeti Vidyasagar, Dr. Srikanth
Station – 2 Hooking up for a Level 1 sleep study
Workshop lead Faculty Dr. Debasis Behera
Workshop Faculty Dr. Nithin, Dr. Srikar Darisetty, Dr. Ughandhar Bhattu,
Dr. Satish C Reddy
Station – 3 Drug induced sleep endoscopy
Workshop lead Faculty Dr. Manusrut
Workshop Faculty Dr. Vikas Agrawal
Station – 4 Interpretation of sleep study – Case based learning
Workshop lead Faculty Dr. Mansi Gupta
Workshop Faculty Dr. Vamsi Krishna , Dr. Harshini Errabelli, Dr. Srikanth Peddi,
Dr. Chetan Rao
Station – 5 Paediatric sleep study – Technical aspects
Workshop lead Faculty Dr. Bharat Reddy
Workshop Faculty Dr. Lata Casturi, Dr. Naveen

April 9, 2023 | 9 am to 6 pm
10th Floor, Auditorium,
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Registration Fees: INR 3000/-
( Limited to 50 participants )

RSVP: Dr. Manoj Cheerla
+91 955 087 1707


Prof. Danny EckertProf. Danny Eckert
Director – Adelaide Institute of
Sleep Health, Flinders University
Public Health, South Australia

Prof. J. C. SuriProf. J. C. Suri
Director & Head -Dept. of Pulmonary,
Critical Care & Sleep Medicine,
Fortis Health Care, New Delhi

Prof. H. N. MallickProf. H. N. Mallick
Professor Physiology
AIIMS Delhi, India

Dr. Tripat Deep SinghDr. Tripat Deep Singh
Founder – Academy of
Sleep wake science

Prof. Ravi GuptaProf. Ravi Gupta
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry
and Division of Sleep Medicine,
AIIMS, Rishikesh

Dr. Indranil HalderDr. Indranil Halder
Assistant Professor,
Depart. of Pulmonary Medicine,
College of Medicine & JNM Hospital,
Kalyani, Nadia

Dr. Manjari TripathiDr. Manjari Tripathi
Professor Neurology,
Head Unit II Neurology
NIH Fellow (UCLA)
Department of Neurology
All India Institute of Medical
Sciences, New Delhi

Dr. Vikas AgrawalDr. Vikas Agrawal
ENT & Sleep Apnea Surgeon,

Dr. Bharat ReddyDr. Bharat Reddy
CEO at Shishuka Children’s
Specialty Hospital
Pediatric Pulmonologist and
Sleep Specialist, Program Director &
Co-founder at Naps & Nibbles/Author
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Dr. Rahul SharmaDr. Rahul Sharma
Additional Director –
Department of Pulmonology &
Critical Care, Fortis, Noida

Dr. G. K. ParamjyothiDr. G. K. Paramjyothi
Prof. & HOD Dept. of
Pulmonary Medicine
NIMS, Hyderabad

Dr. Nalini NallagallaDr. Nalini Nallagalla
Sr. Consultant Pulmonologist
Continental Institute of Pulmonary &
Sleep Disorders

Dr. Latha SharmaDr. Latha Sharma
Senior Consultant Pulmonologist
KIMS Hospital, Hyderabad

Dr. Debasis BeheraDr. Debasis Behera
Assistant Professor
KIMS, Bhubaneshwar

Dr. Mansi GuptaDr. Mansi Gupta
Asst Professor – Pulmonary Medicine,
SGPGI, Lucknow

Dr. Tejas SuriDr. Tejas Suri
Assistant Professor –
Depart. of Pulmonary Medicine,
AIIMS, New Delhi

Dr. Lata CasturiDr. Lata Casturi
Sleep Technology Specialist

Dr. Kona Lakshmi KumariDr. Kona Lakshmi Kumari
Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist,
Minimal Access GI Surgeon,
Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeon
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. KVSSRK SastryDr. KVSSRK Sastry
Consultant Endoscopic
ENT Surgeon
Yashoda Hospitals,

Dr. Nagarjuna MaturuDr. Nagarjuna Maturu
Senior Consultant, Clinical and
Interventional Pulmonology
Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City

Dr. ManusrutDr. Manusrut
Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. R. SureshDr. R. Suresh
Consultant Pulmonary &
Sleep Medicine,Warangal

Dr. Vivek VardhanDr. Vivek Vardhan
Consultant Pulmonary Medicine,
Swasa Hospital, Hyderabad

Dr. Harshini ErraballiDr. Harshini Erraballi
Founder Director at Sleep
Therapeutics & Pulmonologist
The Breathe Clinic, Hyderabad

Dr. Nithin Kumar ReddyDr. Nithin Kumar Reddy
Consultant Pulmonary Medicine &
Sleep medicine

Dr. Ugandhar Bhattu CDr. Ugandhar Bhattu C
Consultant Interventional
Yashoda Hospitals, Malakpet

Dr. Vamsi Krishna MDr. Vamsi Krishna M
Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Malakpet

Dr Preeti VidyasagarDr Preeti Vidyasagar
Consultant Interventional
Yashoda Hospitals, Secunderabad

Dr. Sathish C Reddy SDr. Sathish C Reddy S
Consultant Interventional
Yashoda Hospitals, Malakpet

Dr. SrikanthDr. Srikanth
Consultant Pulmonary Medicine
KIMS, Secundrabad

Dr. Srikar DarisettyDr. Srikar Darisetty
Consultant Pulmonary Medicine
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad

Dr. Peddi SrikanthDr. Peddi Srikanth
Consultant Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda

Dr. Chetan Rao VDr. Chetan Rao V
Consultant Interventional &
Transplant Pulmonologist
Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City

Dr. Naveen Vennilavan RDr. Naveen Vennilavan R
Associate consultant,
Max Super Speciality Hospital and
Cancer care center, Delhi NCR

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