Dr. D.G.Dighe

EDUCATION

Post Doctorate in Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine

Concentrations: Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive medicine

Dissertations: Sero-epidemiological studies on Bovine Viral diarrhea

Dissertation Advisor: Dr.R.Manickam,Ex-HOD of Dept. of Preventive medicine,Madras Veterinary College

Post Graduate In Veterinary Medicine

Concentrations: Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Kidney diseases, skin infections

Dissertations: Efficacy of Intermittent peritoneal dialysis in experimentally induced acute renal failure in dogs

Dissertation Advisor: Dr.A.B.Sathe, Ex-Associate Professor of Dept. of Veterinary Medicine,Mumbai Veterinary College

Diploma in Business Management(Welinkar Institute Of Management)

Concentrations: Business management,

Dissertations: –

Dissertation Advisor: –

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Add.House Surgeon 1987-1990

Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth

Courses: Ambulatory Medicine

Assistant Professor(SMS),Dept. of Extension Education,MVC  1990-98

Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth

Courses: Ambulatory Medicine,Bacterial,fungal ,Parasitic and viral diseases of animals

Assistant Professor,Dept. of Medicine from 1998-2017

Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth(1998-2000)

Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University(2000-2017)

Courses: Bacterial, fungal ,Parasitic and viral diseases of animals,Production diseases,Juris Prudence,Zoo & wild life Medicine

Professor ,Dept. of Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine,MVC 2017

Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University(2000-2017)

Courses: Bacterial, fungal ,Parasitic and viral diseases of animals, Production diseases, Juris Prudence

Zoo & wild life Medicine

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Post Graduate Studies(1985-87)

Mumbai Veterinary College,Parel, Mumbai-12

Doctoral Studies(1995-1998)

Madras Veterinary College,Chennai

Guided  13 Post graduate Students uptill now

 

        PUBLICATIONS

  • Dighe D.G. and Kazi J.H (1990) Onion Poisoning in sloth bear-a case study. Indian J. Vet. Med. 10: 37-38

·         Dighe D.G., Sathe A.B., Jagadish S. & Bhalerao D.P.(1990 )Efficacy of Intermittent peritoneal dialysis in experimentally induced acute renal failure in dogs. Indian J. Vet. Medicine 10: 24-30

  • Dighe D.G. and Kudale M.L.(1991) Management of Acute Gastric Torsion in Dogs. Indian J. Vet. Surg.120: 31-32
  • Dighe D.G. (1992) Treatment of Papillomas (Warts) with Antimonium Crudum. Indian J. Vet. Medicine 12: 45
  • Jagadish S., Bhalerao D.P., Dighe D.G. (1993) Treatment of Psoroptic Mange in a horse with deltametrin (Butox). Blue Cross Book 4: 18-19
  • Bhalerao D.P. Dighe D.G., Jagadish S. and Kulkarni S.A.(1993) Therapeutic and prophylactic efficacy of calcium propionate against sub clinical bovine ketosis. J. Bombay Vet. College 5: 63-65
  • Dighe D.G. (1994) Terfenadine Toxicity in dogs a case report. . J. Bombay Vet. College 5: 71
  • Dighe D.G (1995) Management of Levamisole Toxicity in piglets-a case report. Indian J. Vet. Medicine 15: 54
  • A.V. Khanvilkar, Pendse M.D. Dighe D.G. and Ambatkar S.V. (1995) Effect of feeding of yeast culture on milk yield and composition of milk in dairy cows. Dairy Guide 9: 10-11
  • Dighe D.G. Govindrajan R and R. Manickam (2000) Seroprevalence of bovine viral diarrhea by agar gel precipitation (AGPT) and passive haemaglutination (PHA) test. J. Bombay Vet. College 8: 23-26
  • Dighe D.G. Govindrajan R and R. Manickam (2002) Prevalence of bovine viral diarrhea antibody by indirect ELISA.  J. Bombay Vet. College 10(1&2): 23-24

·         D.G.Dighe R.Govindarajan and R.Manickam (2003) Detection of bovine virus diarrhea antibody in cattle sera by dot immunobinding assay. Indian J.Vet. Med.23: 108-109

 

·         Adur M.K., D.G.Dighe, A. Samad,D.V.Keskar, R.V.Gaikwad and R.D.Velhankar (2007) Evaluation of the sero conversion rate of a new combination DNA vaccine agaist rabies in dogs J. Bombay Vet. College 15(1&2): 1-3

·         Patil J.U.,A.Samad,D.V.Keskar,R.V.Gaikwad and D.G.Dighe (2007)Herd health and production management programs in selected dairy co-operatives in Maharashtra and Gujrat state. J. Bombay Vet. College 15: 30-33

·          Bijargi S.R.,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar,R.V.Gaikwad and D.V.Keskar (2007)Acute cystitis in a castrated male percian cat-a case report J. Bombay Vet. College 15(1&2): 145

·         S.J.Ahire ,D.G.Dighe, D.V.Keskar, R.V.Gaikwad, R.A.Nale,K.H.Ingole,and A.Samad   (2008)Somatic cell count in udder secretions of dry buffaloes. Indian J.Vet. Med.28: 48

 

·         S.J.Ahire , R.A.Nale D.G.Dighe, D.V.Keskar and A.Samad (2008)Bacterial flora in       udder secretion of buffaloes during dry period. Indian J.Vet. Med.28: 61-62

·         R.D.Velhankar,D.G.Dighe,R.V.Gaikwad and D.V.Keskar (2008)Multifocal paroxysmal ventricvular tachycardia subsequent to pyometra in a bitch.J.Canine Develo.Res.5:13-15

·         Sankhe R.A.,Thorat K.S.,ManerS.K.,Pawar V.N.,Dighe D.G.,Velhankar R.D.,Muley V.D. and Keskar D.V.(2009)Therapeutic management of open pyometra in abitch –a case report J. Bombay Vet. College 17(1): 79-80

·         D.G.Dighe and R.Govindarajan (2009) Seroepidemiological studies on bovine viral diarrhea Indian J.Vet. Med.29: 108-109

·         V.D.Muley, D.G.Dighe, R.D.Velhankar and D.V.Keskar (2009)Treatment of Canine Parvo viral(CPV)infection in a pup-a therapeutic and nutrceutical approach,Intal Polyvet 10(II):371-372

·         S.S.Ugile,V.D.Muley,R.D.Velhankar,D.G.Dighe,A.M.Chowdhari,K.V.Garud,S.S.Ingole,J.Bhattacharya &D.V.Keskar(2009) Therapeutic management of snake bite in a Grate Dane –a case report. Vet. Practitioner 10(1):55-56

·         P.K.Amrute,V.D.Muley,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar& D.V.Keskar(2009) Chronic bronchopneumonia in a Grate Dane Vet.World2(8):358-359

·         V.D.Muley,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar,J.Bhattacharya,S.S.Ugile,K.V.Garud& D.V.Keskar(2009) Therapeutic management of permethrin toxicity in akitten-a case report 10(2): 157-158

·         A.D.Sarode,,V.D.Muley,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar &D.V.Keskar(2009) Management of idiopathic vestibular syndrome in anon descript dog Vet.World,2(8):325-326

·         V.D.Muley, D.G.Dighe, R.V.Gaikwad, S.S.Ugile, K.V.Garud, R.D.Velhankar and D.V.Keskar (2010)Congenital hypothyroidism in Lhasa apso pup Vet.World 3(3): 137

·         V.D.Muley, D.G.Dighe, R.D.Velhankar and D.V.Keskar(2010) Therapeutic Management of Peripheral Vestibular Dysfunction in a German Shepherd Dog-a Case Report J. Bombay Vet. College 16(1): 71

·         D.G.Dighe, R.D.Velhankar, V.D.Muley, N.R.Kulkarni, V.N.Pawar  and       D.V.Keskar(2010) Osteodystropia Fibrosa in a Horse-a Case Report J. Bombay Vet. College 16(1): 72-73

·         V.N.Pawar,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar & D.V.Keskar(2010) Tetanus in a donkey-a case report Indian J.Vet. Med. 30(1): 65-66

·         V.N.Pawar,D.G.Dighe,R.D.Velhankar,R.V.Gaikwad& D.V.Keskar  (2010) Osteodystophia fibrosa in a kid-a case report Indian J.Vet. Med. 30:138

·         S.M.Metkari,R.V.Gaikwad,D.G.Dighe ,R.D.Velhankar,C.N.galdhar,P.S.Khangal & Mukesh Srivastav(2014) Hematobiochemical alterations in canine atopic dermatitis J.Canine Develop.& Research 10:23-27

·         R.D.Velhankar, D.V.Keskar, R.V.Gaikwad, D.G.Dighe & A.Samad (2014) Epidemiological observations in dialated cardiomyopathy in dog. J.Canine Develop.& Research10:43-47

·         R.D.Velhankar, Prakash Khangal, Mukesh Srivastav, R.V.Gaikwad, D.G.Dighe, S.M.Metkari and H.V.Mali. (2015) Tricuspid valve dysplasia and its therapeutic management in dog. IJCP :7 (1) pp 1-5

 

·         P.S.Khangal , R.V.Gaikwad, R.D.Velhankar, C.N.Galdhar, D.G.Dighe, and S.M. Metkari(2016) Studies on serum biochemical profile of dogs suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy.  Journal of Canine Development & Research  : 10 pp 35-41

·         A.H.Doctor , R..D. Velhankar, D.G. Dighe, R.V. Gaikwad  and K.V. GarudChylous ascites associated with congestive heart failure – A case study. Journal of Canine Development & Research  : 11 pp 15-19

·         Dighe D.G.(2017)Application of Epidemiological tools for investigation of Hydatidosis,Cysticercosis and Trichinellosis, Compendium cum course mannualof National Capacity building workshop on “Recent Diagnostic tools for Hydatidosis,Cysticercosis and Trichinellosis” held during 5th-7th Jan 2017

·         Alak Choudhari,Dhananjay Dighe,Rajendra Velhankar,Arunava Sarkar and Sani Nandi(2017)Evaluation of multicomponent vaccine in dogs,Int. J. Biological ResearchVol.5 (2)

PRESENTATIONS(Recent)

·         “Immunogenecity and Safety studies of Canine Nasal Parvovirus Vaccine in Pups” authored by “D.G. Dighe, D.A. Pawalkar J.U. Patil and R.V. Gaikwad” Presented in ISVM conference held at Bikaner on 1-3 Feb.2019

GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS

·         Senior Research Fellowship, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi for the years 1995‑98, Awarded on the basis of All India Competitive Examination.

AWARDS AND HONORS

1.       Awarded best research paper award (third prize) in ISVM conference held at Bikaner held between 1-3 Feb. 2019.

2.       Awarded appreciation award by Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine during ISVM conference held at Mumbai Veterinary  College during 2011.

3.       Awarded Gold Medal for best PhD thesis in Preventive Medicine in year 2000.

4.       Best Teacher award honoured by Dean,BVC.

5.       Senior Research Fellowship, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi for the years 1995‑98, Awarded on the basis of All India Competitive Examination.

6.       Awarded National Eligibility test in Veterinary Medicine in 1997.

7.     Merit scholarship of Govt. of Maharashtra for the years, 1982‑85

8.     Awarded National Merit Scholarship in 1980

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

·         Life Member of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine

·         Life member of Indian Society for Preventive Medicine

·         Life member of Indian Society for Veterinary Research

RELEVANT SKILLS

·         Writing Marathi drama scripts(Written scripts for more than 70 radio programmes of AIR for farmers

·         Completed MSCIT course for Computer data Management

·         Capable to organize ralleys/training programmes/conferences

·         Fluent in English,Marathi and Hindi