Designation and address
Assistant Professor,
Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine,
Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal – 637 002.

M.V.Sc. (Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine)
Ph.D.(Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine)

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Specializing field : Avian diseases
Current Projects
Completed Projects
Recent Research Publications
  • M.Geetha, K.M.Palanivel and G.Selvaraju, 2014. Assessing the infection status of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in small ruminants. Indian Veterinary Journal. 9 (12): 74-76.
  • S. Saravanan, K.M. Palanivel, M. Geetha and R. Rishikesavan, 2014. Epidemiology of leptospirosis in humans with pyrexia of unknown origin, Journal of Pure and Applied Microbiology, 8 (3):2501-2503.
  • M.Geetha. 2013. Molecular identification of Campylobacteri jejuni in chicken meat by polymerase chain reaction. Indian Veterinary Journal, 90 (12):87.
  • Selvaraju, G., G.A. Balasubramaniam, S. Saravanan, M. Geetha and K.M. Palanivel. 2013. Epidemiological measures of causal association between bluetongue and its extrinsic determinants. Indian Veterinary Journal. 90:92.
  • Selvaraju, G., A. Balasubramaniam, D. Rajendran, D. Kannan and M. Geetha, 2013. Multiple linear regression model for forecasting bluetongue disease outbreak in sheep of North-west agroclimatic zone of Tamil Nadu, India. Veterinary World.(6): 321-324
Honours & Awards
  • TTK Pharma award for best M.V.Sc. thesis in Preventive Medicine (2002)
  • Winner –VET CARE essay competition on "Role of vitamin E and Selenium in mastitis"