Dr. Palat K. Menon

Contact Info

+971 4 41 44444

Designation: HOCD Clinical Lab
Specialty: Specialist Microbiology and Molecular Biology
Languages: English, Hindi, and Malayalam

Core Competencies

  • Microbiology, Immunology, Virology
  • Molecular Biolog
  • Lab management and Lab quality
  • Infection control

Brief Profile

  • An experienced laboratory professional with over 40 years in clinical laboratory
  • Professor, Examiner, and Ph.D. Guide at Universities in India, UAE, and Egypt
  • Expert in molecular diagnostics (infectious disease) and high complexity testing
  • International Auditor for College of American Pathologists, International Accreditation Service, And ISO 15189 (NABL)
  • Experience in running accredited Reference Labs

Dr. Palat has also won 12 research awards, has published 52 peer-reviewed papers and six chapters in various books.


  • MBBS, MD, Ph.D., MBA, CPHQ

Nationality: Indian

Number of Years of Experience: 39 years as a Clinical Professional and 32 years as a Microbiologist