Dr. Georgi Abraham Professor of Medicine, Pondicherry Institute of Medicine Sciences. Consult and Director of Nephrology Madras Medical Mission Hospital.
Founder President of the peritoneal Dialysis Society of India(1997-99)
Initiated Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis(CAPD) as a treatment for terminal kidney failure patients in India in 1991 at Chennai and expanded the treatment to other South Asian countries. Trained Doctor and nurses from the Middle East, Africa, South Asia in Nephrology, transplantation, and CAPD.
Dr. Georgi Abraham, Nephrologists has started a Peritoneal Dialysis training programme, a first of its kind in Chennai. The Haemodialysis department has shown a marked increase in the number of dialysis.
Chairman of Global Outreach program in Nephrology by International Society of Nephrology South Asia (2006-12)