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Sridevi Devaraj PhD

Sridevi Devaraj PhD


  • ABBOTT ARCHITECT
  • ABBOTT Architect
  • DiaSorin LIAISON XL
  • Siemens Osmo1

Scientific Specialty:
Chemistry, Point of Care

Domain Specialty:
Career Advice, Public Speaking, Clinical Research, Teaching, Training, Quality, Multidisciplinary Collaboration, Validation, CAP, CLIA

Technical Expertise:
Electrophoresis, ELISA, Mass Spectrometry, Multiplex Immunoassay, Immunoassay

Platform Expertise:
Abbott, Siemens, DiaSorin

Location:
United States of America

Description:

Sridevi Devaraj is a medical director and professor with more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare sector. Having worked in numerous clinical research centers, Devaraj seeks to make a unique breakthrough in the field of Clinical Chemistry. With many notable academic appointments to her name, Devaraj has lectured countless students in the department of Pathology across different universities in the States. She started her health career in 1894 at the University of Madras (India) where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (B.S) in Zoology. She also acquired a Master’s degree in Clinical Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the same university. She has since been a postdoctoral fellow of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. 


Currently holding the role of Medical Director and Professor at TCH Lab, Baylor College of Medicine; Devaraj exhibits a level of competence that is rare. She is a worthy member of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry, American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association. She has also received several awards and honors for her hard work, which include 2018’s Global Ambassador award of AACC Asia Pacific Region and Clinical Mentor Award of the Department of Pathology, TCH.


Devaraj’s glittering career is evident in the number of research support grants she has received. She is the co-investigator of several research projects carried out by organisations like American Diabetes Association, Genzyme Diagnostics and Roche Vitamins; among many others. She is featured in hundreds of publications and is a regular speaker and presenter at notable meetings, most recently the Asia Pacific Federation of Clinical Biochemistry Annual Meeting in India.


WORK EXPERIENCE

2013-present

Director, Clinical Chemistry Fellowship Program, Baylor College of Medicine/TCH

2012-present

Medical Director, Texas Children’s Health Centers, Cyfair and Texas Children’s Centers for Children and Women

2011-present

Director, Clinical Chemistry and POCT

2006-2011 

Director, Special Chemistry and Toxicology, Department of Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center

2007-2011   

Lab Core Director, UCDavis CTSC Clinical Research Center

2003    

Interim Director of Clinical Chemistry and Director of Toxicology, University of California, Davis Medical Center

2002-2011  

Director, Toxicology, Department of Pathology, University of California, Davis Medical Center


EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS

B.S. in Zoology,

University of Madras, India.

M.S. in Clinical Biochemistry,

Post-graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, India.

Ph.D. in Biochemistry,

Post-graduate Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, India

Postdoctoral fellow, Center for Human Nutrition,

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Diplomate, American Board of Clinical Chemistry

Certified Clinical Research Professional, SoCRA

Certified Clinical and Lab Leadership Management Course, AACC