Dr. M. Pradeep Kumar did Fellowship in Clinical Genetics at Mediscan Systems. His awards and achievements include; He Secured first place in D.C.H. at RMMCH in April 2006. He was awarded the best ongoing student of the year by RMMCH - in May 2006. He received an award for best scientific paper by I.A.P. He has received the Dr. V. Balagopalaraju award, Dr. B. R. Santhanakrishnan award, and Keya Lahiri award. He was awarded the second-best scientific paper presentation award at the Academy of Medical Sciences from Annamalai University in January 2006. He contributed the topic 'CVS Examination In Pediatrics' to the study of a module for undergraduates released by the Indian Academy of Pediatrics in January 2007 He received an award for the second-best scientific paper presentation at National Neurology Conference in November 2012 He was awarded BR Santhanakrishnan Award for best scientific paper in Kongu Pedicon in 2017. Research Papers: He has undergone a course in "Health Research Methodology and Evidence-Based Medicine" conducted by St. John's Medical College and Research Institute in collaboration with McMaster University, Canada. He has also undergone training in Research methodology at RMMC and Hospital in the year 2005 to 2006. 1. Mercury Poisoning In New Born (2004-2006) Guide: Dr. S. Ramesh M.D., D.C.H., Prof. & H.O.D. Department of Pediatrics, RMMC, and Hospital. 2. A Comparative Study To Evaluate The Immunogenicity And Reactogenicity Of Tetract Hib Vs. Easy Four Vaccines (2005-2006). Guide: DR. S. Ramesh M.D., D.C.H., Prof. & H.O.D. Department of Pediatrics, RMMC, and Hospital. 3. To Study The Clinical Profile Of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM) In Children And The Recovery Pattern Of These Children Following Treatment With Methyl Prednisolone (2007-2009). Guide: Dr.R.Manivasakan, MD.DCH.DM. Consultant Pediatric Neurologist, Masonic Medical Centre for Children, Coimbatore. Dissertation submitted to The National Board of Examination, New Delhi. 4. An Analysis Of The Clinical Profile Of Serologically Confirmed Dengue. Hemorrhagic Fever Cases in Regards to the WHO Criteria (2008-2009). Guide: Dr. M. Ramaswamy A.B. Pediatrics, Head of the Department, Masonic medical center for Children, Coimbatore. Dr. B. R. Santhanakrishnan Award for Teaching Hospital at Iap-Tnsc, Kanchi Pedicon, August 2009. 5. Correlation of Cord Blood Gas Analysis with Stages Of HIE and Mortality (2010). Guide: Dr. S. Ramesh M.D., D.C.H., Prof. & H.O.D. Department of Pediatrics, RMMC and Hospital. Presented in JIPMER NEOCON 2010, Pondicherry - November 2010. 6. Incidence, Clinical Profile and Outcome of Preterm Neonates with Intraventricular Hemorrhage (2010-2012), Guide: Dr. S.Ramesh M.D., D.C.H., Prof. & H.O.D. Department of Pediatrics, RMMC&H. Dissertation submitted for M.D., Pediatrics, October 2011 7. To Evaluate The Etiology, Clinical Profile, Outcome, And Prevalence Of Respiratory. Syncytial Virus in Children with Respiratory Distress (2010-2011). Guide: Dr. S. Ramesh M.D., D.C.H., Prof. & H.O.D. Department of Pediatrics, RMMC&H. Keya Lahiri Award Papers at National conference, RESPICON, Pune, November 2011. 8. Response To Enzyme Replacement Therapy in a Cohort Of Infantile Pompe Disease (2012). Guide: Dr.Sujatha Jagadeesh, D.C.H., Dip. N.B., Consultant Geneticist & Dysmorphologist, Fetal Care Research Foundation, Mediscan Systems, Chennai Awarded Second Best Scientific Paper at National neurology conference, November 2012. 9. Does early mutation identification make an impact on prenatal diagnosis and prevention of single-gene disorders? - a single-center experience – Awarded the best scientific paper award - Dr. B. R. Santhanakrishnan Award for a Non-Teaching Hospital at IAP-TNSC, Kongu Pedicon, 2017. 10. Cb1C type methylmalonic aciduria with a novel homozygous mutation – A case report in "International Journal of Pediatrics" September 2018. 11. Authored a chapter in the "Differential Diagnosis in Pediatrics' textbook from the Indian Academy of Pediatrics.