Manipal Centre for Infectious Diseases (MAC ID)

  • Madhav Nagar, Room No. 5, Faculty rooms, Near KMC Administrative office

    576104 Manipal


Organization profile

Organisation profile

Manipal Center for Infectious Diseases (MAC ID) was launched with an aim of fostering research and training in the field of infectious and tropical diseases at MAHE, Manipal. MAC ID was inaugurated on 13th August 2016. The center has collaborative program with McGill University as Manipal McGill Program for Infectious Diseases (MAP ID)

Mission: To achieve excellence in infectious diseases research and training and to promote translation of knowledge into policy and practice.



  • To achieve excellence in Infectious Diseases Research
  • Hold educational activities in Infectious Diseases
  • Promote translation of knowledge into policy and practice
  • Faculty and student exchanges
  • International and Interdisciplinary collaboration



Dr. Kavitha Saravu,

Professor of Medicine, KMC, Manipal

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India Medicine & Life Sciences
Tertiary Care Centers Medicine & Life Sciences
Tertiary Healthcare Medicine & Life Sciences
HIV Medicine & Life Sciences
Melioidosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Tuberculosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Burkholderia pseudomallei Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1993 2020

Anti-Bacterial Agents
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Adverse effects of fluoroquinolones: A retrospective cohort study in a South Indian tertiary healthcare facility

Mathews, B., Thalody, A. A., Miraj, S. S., Kunhikatta, V., Rao, M. & Saravu, K., 01-09-2019, In : Antibiotics. 8, 3, 104.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tertiary Healthcare
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
1 Citation (Scopus)

A micro-Raman and chemometric study of urinary tract infection-causing bacterial pathogens in mixed cultures

Yogesha, M., Chawla, K., Bankapur, A., Acharya, M., D’Souza, J. S. & Chidangil, S., 19-05-2019, In : Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 411, 14, p. 3165-3177 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Least-Squares Analysis
Urinary Tract Infections
Support vector machines

Activities 2019 2019

  • 1 Invited talk

3rd Manipal International Infectious Diseases Conference

Kavitha Saravu (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk