Work History
Work History
Mar 2015 - Present
Research Analyst
University of Saskatchewan
  • Currently handling various health projects and analyzing the data pertaining to Canadian Health Measures Survey(CHMS), Physical activity and Cancer data from Alberta and Cardio-Diabetic microdata from Research Data Center(RDC-Statistics Canada)
  • Conducting spatial analysis of health data and develop disease maps using ArcGIS Preparing analysis summaries and assisting the research team with the preparation of reports describing the analytic methods and results
Apr 2014 - Sep 2014
Intern - Network Connectivity Analysis and Stress Mapping
Department of Community Health and Epidemiology

Analyzed road network file from City of Saskatoon by using R statistical language. Recreated the Saskatoon bike map using ArcGIS and merged the new R code to bike maps in ArcGIS

Interpreted and prepared report on the newly developed bike maps with respect to the different levels of traffic stress and submitted the work to Saskatoon Cycles in an effort to advocate for safer biking infrastructure

Aug 2011 - May 2013
Therapy Manager
Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp

Implemented segmentation analysis of the HCP's through retail customer prescription analysis to get better insights and customized marketing plans that increased the sales by 60%

Partnered with Non-profit organizations to implement Non-traditional approaches that enhanced awareness and treatment rates for Osteoporosis and resulted in increased market reach and revenues by 80%

Enhanced the business network of over 100 health care professionals through actively engaging them through thought leadership seminars and information workshops

Nov 2010 - Aug 2011
Product Analyst
Biocon Limited

Instrumental in launching new strategic business unit of Immunotherapy and devised strategies to carry out extensive market survey and analysis

Developed and analyzed client's customer database for commercial strategies and helped to reduce market access barriers that increased the business revenues by 130%

May 2010 - Oct 2010
Executive
Novartis AG

Carried out pre-launch activities for a patented therapeutic molecule focused on COPD and conducted prescriber and prescription analysis with top 120 health care professionals that resulted in increase of the potential market by 33%

Managed relationships with key stakeholders and reengineered the process to enhance trust in the stake holders that increased sales by 55%

Education
Education
Sep 2014 - Dec 2015
Professional Specialization Certification In Population Health Data Analysis
University of Victoria
  • Working with Administrative Health Data
  • Longitudinal Data Analysis and Multilevel Modelling
Aug 2013 - Jun 2015
MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH
University of Saskatchewan
Aug 2004 - Feb 2009
Bachelor of Pharmacy
The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University
Certifications
Certifications
Diploma in Information Technology (DIT)

MS Office Suite, MS-Windows, BASIC Language

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (PGDCA)

C Language, C++, Auto Cad

Skills
Skills
Summary

Target oriented health care professional with more than 4 years of experience in Pharmaceutical Sales and Marketing, Statistical analysis and Disease mapping (Spatial Analysis)

DATA

Proficient in building, transforming, merging and reporting large data sets of Ministry of Health (MOH), Canadian Health Measures Survey (CHMS) and National Population Health Survey (NPHS) in a Secure Research Environment (SRL) Skilled in analyzing spatially referenced data using ArcGIS (Geographic Information Systems)

Modelling

Professional in broad range of statistical techniques including Survival analysis, Longitudinal data analysis & Multi-level Modelling, Regression Modelling and Analysis of Administrative data

Tools

Technical expert in SPSS, SAS (Base, Advanced and Analytics), R language, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Access and C language