Mr Shashi Prasad Rama (Consultant)

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About Mr Shashi Prasad Rama

  • Role: Consultant
  • Location of Medical Training: • Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education, Pondicherry, India • All India Institute for Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India • Health Education Northwest, Liverpool
  • Date Joined University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire: 2016
  • Other Professional Details:
    • MBBS
    • PhD (Bristol)
    • FRCS (ORL-HNS)
    • FRCS (Edinburgh)
    • FRCS (Glasgow)
    • MS
    • Diplomate National Board

    • Sialendoscopy fellowship: European Sialendoscopy Training Centre, Geneva, Switzerland.
    • International fellow: Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, Australia
    • Rowan Nick Travel fellowship, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
    • NCI (USA)/NTRAC (UK)/Cancer Research UK translational research fellowship – University of Bristol, UK and Yale University, USA

    • Xomed-Treace Award for Best Piece of Substantial Work, Otolaryngology Research Society, UK
    • Outstanding Service and Care Awards 2020: Excellence through Ideas, Improvement and Innovation Award winner

    • Prasad S, Fong E, Ooi EH. Systematic review of patient-reported outcomes after revision endoscopic sinus surgery. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2017 Jul 1;31(4):248-255.
    • Pezier TF, Prasad S, Marchal F. Towards an international database of benign salivary disease: RE: Management of obstructive salivary disorders by sialendoscopy: a systematic review. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Mar 16. pii: S0266-4356.
    • Prasad S, Pezier T, Faure, F and Marchal FM. Cody V, Sialendoscopy: what is it and what is its awareness? Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Dec 31
    • Prasad S, Cody V, Saucier-Sawyer JK, Fadel TR, Edelson RL, Birchall MA, Hanlon DJ. Optimization of stability, encapsulation, release, and cross- priming of tumor antigen-containing PLGA nanoparticles. Pharm Res. 2012 Sep; 29(9):2565-2577.
    • S Prasad, V Cody, J Saucier-Sawyer, W M Saltzman, C T Sasaki, R L Edelson, M A Birchall and D J Hanlon. Polymer nanoparticles containing tumor lysates as antigen delivery vehicles for dendritic cell–based antitumor immunotherapy. Journal: Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 2011; 7: 1–10. This was identified as work with high clinical relevance and was the cover page article in the February 2011 issue of the journal.
    • K R S Prasad, A S Jones, M Birchall, J Krajacevic, T R Helliwell.Immunocytochemical analysis of malignant melanoma of the nasal cavity and sinuses using tissue microarray. Histopath 2007; 50 (4): 516–519.
  • Special Interests:
    Areas of specialist clinical interest:
    • Voice, swallowing and airway disorders
    • Salivary gland diseases
    • Minimally invasive laryngeal surgery
    • Minimally invasive salivary gland surgery including sialendoscopy
    • Office-based awake upper airway surgery
    • Coblation surgery for obstructive sleep apnoea
    • Multi-disciplinary management of chronic cough
    • Healthcare technology innovation
    • Management of drooling

    Research Interests:
    • Digital pathology/Artificial intelligence/novel biomarkers in prognosticating head and neck mucosal disease
    • Immunotherapy of head and neck squamous cell cancer

Contact Information

2nd Floor, East Wing, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX

Office: +44(0)2476 965684 (internal 25684)

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