15+ Yrs




Helped 600000 patients






Professional Bio

Professional Bio

Senior Consultant and Specialist Advisor in Tropical and Community Child health and Paediatric Nutrition with 20 years combined experience in Academic, Research and Clinical Paediatrics with special interest and experience in Tropical Paediatrics and Neonatology.
Academics & Trainings

Academics & Trainings



University Of Liverpool




Staffordshire Univrsity




Amserdam/london Uk


Awards & Publications

Awards & Publications

Young Investigators award (UK) -European Academy of Pediatric Conference, Nice, France (2008) Got selected among the top five innovators in Pediatrics by the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child health for my work on air pollution, smoking and child health which was further selected for presentation in the Pecha Kucha style. Publications in peer reviewed journals including textbook chapters and books: 40 Presentations at local, national and international pediatric and public health conferences, meetings, symposiums, seminars, journal clubs and invited lectures: 26 Fellowships with three Royal Societies and UK Universities Higher Education Academy: Fellow of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (FRSTM&H), Fellow of Royal Society of Public health (FRSPH),Fellow of Royal Statistical Society (FRSS), Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child health (FRCPCH). Albers L, Sobotzki C, Kuß O, Koshy G et al. Maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring overweight: is there a dose-response relationship? An individual patient data meta-analysis. Int J Obes (Lond) Nature 2018 Jul;42 (7):1249-1264 Van Ejik AM, Larsen DA, Kayentao K, Koshy G et al. Effect of Plasmodium falciparum sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance on the effectiveness of intermittent preventive therapy for malaria in pregnancy in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 May;19 (5):546-556 Riedel C, Schönberger K, Koshy G et al. Parental smoking and childhood obesity: higher effect estimates for maternal smoking in pregnancy compared with paternal smoking-a meta-analysis. Int J Epidemiol 2014 Oct;43(5):1593-606 other relevant Published articles Koshy G, Brabin BJ, Parental compliance – an emerging problem in Liverpool community child health surveys 1991– 2006 BMC Medical Research Methodology 2012;12:53 Koshy G, Akrouf KA, Kelly Y, Delpisheh A, Brabin BJ Asthma in Children in Relation to Pre-term Birth and Fetal Growth Restriction. Matern Child Health J. 2013; 17 :1119 -29 Koshy G. Pregnancy smoking, Child health and Nutrition, PhD Thesis. University of Amsterdam April 2012 Koshy G, Delpisheh A, Brabin BJ. Childhood obesity and parental smoking as risk factors for childhood ADHD in Liverpool children. Atten Defic Hyperact Disord 2011 Mar; 3(1):21-8. Epub 2010 Dec 15. Koshy G, Delpisheh A, Brabin BJ. Dose response association of pregnancy cigarette smoke exposure, childhood stature, overweight and obesity. Eur J Public Health 2011 Jun; 21(3):286-91. Epub 2010 Dec 1. Koshy G, Delpisheh A, Brabin L, Attia E, Brabin BJ. Parental smoking and increased likelihood of female births. Ann Hum Biol 2010 Nov; 37(6):789-800. Epub 2010 Jun 14. Koshy G, Delpisheh A, Brabin BJ. Trends in prevalence of childhood and parental asthma in Merseyside, 1991-2006. J Public Health (Oxf). 2010 Dec; 32(4):488-95. Epub 2010 Apr 21. Koshy G, Elizabeth KE, (named investigator). Magpie Trial Follow-Up Study Collaborative Group. The Magpie Trial: a randomized trial comparing magnesium sulphate with placebo for pre-eclampsia. Outcome for women at 2 years. British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2007; 114(3):300–309 Koshy G, Elizabeth KE, (named investigator). Magpie Trial Follow Up Study Collaborative Group. The Magpie Trial: a randomized trial comparing magnesium sulphate with placebo for pre-eclampsia. Outcome for children at 18 months. British Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2007; 114(3)289-299 Koshy G, Elizabeth KE, (named investigator) Magpie Trial Follow-Up Study Collaborative Group; The Magpie trial of Magnesium sulphate to treat pre-eclampsia; compiled by Ruth Richardson; Vintage papers from Lancet, Vol 360 (9342); p 437; Elsevier,2006 Senga EL, Harper G, Koshy G, Kazembe PN, Brabin BJ. Reduced risk for placental malaria in iron deficient women. Malar J. 2011 Feb 23; 10:47. Senga EL, Koshy G, Brabin BJ. Zinc erythrocyte protoporphyrin as marker of malaria risk in pregnancy - a retrospective cross-sectional and longitudinal study Malar J 2012; 11: 249. Elizabeth K, Gopakumar H, Koshy G. Red Tide Phenomenon Leading to Panic Attack and Mass Casualty among Children in Coastal Kerala. Indian J Community Med 2010 Apr; 35(2):342-3. No abstract available. Elizabeth KE, Koshy G. Treatment dilemma in Osteopetrorickets. Indian Pediatrics 2005 Jun; 42(6):614-5. No abstract available.

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