Dr Anitha Devadoss

SAFENANO Senior Aerosol Scientist

Biography

Dr. Anitha Devadoss is the Senior Aerosol Scientist at IOM within the SAFENANO team. Anitha’s research focus is to develop Aerosol Risks Diagnosis and Intervention platform to investigate the pathways of nanomaterials mediated aerosol risks to human health & environment and develop new indicator materials and analysis methods for occupational disease diagnosis and intervention. She is particularly keen to explore and assess the aerosol induced health risks (dermatitis, asthma, lung diseases and cancer) and smarten the disease diagnosis pathways via developing/adapting innovative technologies, and standardising the diagnostics methods. She is actively engaging with industries, stakeholders and government agencies to identify, provide expert advice and assess diagnostic methods to identify the gaps and improve healthcare services.

Anitha is a PhD graduate in Chemical Sciences from Biomedical Diagnostics Institute, Dublin City University, Ireland (2008-2011). Following that she had international post-doctoral research experience in South Korea (2011-2013), Japan (2014-2015) and UK (2015-2017). She was a Ser Cymru II MSCA COFUND Fellow at Swansea University which was jointly funded by European Commission and Welsh Government under ERDF (2017-2021) to establish her independent research team. Anitha has over 10 years of research expertise in nanomaterials synthesis & analysis, innovative nanobiosensors development, advanced healthcare technologies and point-of-care diagnostics. Anitha has developed various proof-of-concept sensors (enzymatic, non-enzymatic and immunosensors) for the detection of various analytes such as glucose, H2O2, glutathione, proteins. Past research projects as PI and Co-I includes the development of graphene based sensors for the point-of-care diagnosis of Cancer, Hepatitis, and Dementia, funded by European commission, Welsh Government, EPSRC and Innovate UK.

Contact Details:

Email: Anitha.Devadoss@iom-world.org

Qualifications:

  • PhD in Chemical Sciences, Biomedical Diagnostics Institute, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland.

Committee and Society Memberships:

  • Member of Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Member of The Bioelectrochemical Society

Research interests:

Nanomaterials

Electrochemical biosensors

Innovative Nanobiosensors

Risk assessments

Point-of-need Diagnostics

 

  • IOMworld Posted: 2 days ago
    Check out how IOM, with the support of @skillsdevscot, is helping our staff to realise their potential.… https://t.co/6wTYMaoGNr
  • IOMworld Posted: 8 days ago
    How occupational health and hygiene can work together. Check out our guest blog on how it can improve upon workplac… https://t.co/Nj9kw4tpFU
  • IOMworld Posted: 9 days ago
    As the #OH2022 conference has now come to an end, we wish to thank everyone for visiting our stand. We have enjoyed… https://t.co/iXrbt5Z0aj
  • IOMworld Posted: 10 days ago
    Workplace stress is a common issue. To support both employers & employees of small businesses to improve their work… https://t.co/vSZsA1kaBC
  • IOMworld Posted: 11 days ago
    4 ways occupational health has improved your life without you knowing. Check out our guest blog on how is it helpi… https://t.co/nX0Ar8PHf8
  • IOMworld Posted: 11 days ago
    The OH2022 Conference is now in full swing. Come and visit IOM on stand 3, where our experts will be delighted to a… https://t.co/dR6xMb6GLI
  • IOMworld Posted: 11 days ago
    Today! Join IOM’s Miranda Loh at 15:30 in the grand ballroom where she will be sharing research insights into occup… https://t.co/FbJb8vrBjV
  • IOMworld Posted: 12 days ago
    Don’t forget to visit IOM on stand 3 at the British Occupational Hygiene Society OH2022 Sustainable Workplace Healt… https://t.co/5AE31Qx229
  • IOMworld Posted: 16 days ago
    Clean air is important both inside and outside. Below are some of the potential pollutants that you could be breath… https://t.co/w2PhImyTrG
  • IOMworld Posted: 19 days ago
    RT @BuildingNews: The @IOMworld spoke to figures across the construction sector, concluding that better use of data and technology could be…