Memoirs By Dr. Elsie Damien
Dr Elsie Damien,
56 Hertford Road,
I have joined Kerala Veterinary College in 1976 and graduated in 1980
and was the Ladies hostel secretary during 1978-79 and ever since lost
touch with Mannuthy! Since 1983, after marriage, I have been settled in
UK, got 2 daughters, 21 and 15 yrs. Attached is a family photo from my
elder daughter's engagement (UK, Nov 2005) and the wedding is in Sept
2006 in UK.
I have attained 3 Masters
degrees, Chartered and PhD (all from University of London and all in
human medicine) while working as an academic, conducting research and
teaching at Vet school (RVC) and medical school (UCL) in the last 20
yrs. During this period authored over 100 peer reviewed articles, wrote
many chapters in orthopaedic and material science text books, presented
internationally in over 80 conferences, given lectures (orthopaedics,
material science and bone biology) in CA, NY, MN, New Orleans, LA,
Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, China, India, Italy, France, Spain,
Germany, Portugal, Netherlands, UK, etc etc and travelled all over the
world, except African continent, visited India 14 times; currently
joined the ministry as a senior civil servant/consultant (orthopaedics)
in Dept of Health, UK.
Warm wishes for a happy, peaceful and blessed 2006 to all, especially to
all of 1976 batch.
Love and regards,
Dr Elsie Damien, UK.