The principal investigator, Dr.B.A Uma has more than eight years of professional experience in Ayurvedic Medical system . She is a versatile Ayurvedic doctor with vast knowledge and research experience in this field. She has conducted more than 50 one day free Ayurvedic Camps benefiting about ten thousand people. The beneficiaries include women, children and old people with various ailments such as Gynecological, asthmatic, rheumatic, E.N.T and orthopedic disorders. Further, the patients hail from agricultural families of this region. Hence she plans to integrate Ayuvedic medicine with Agricultural activities such as cultivation of medicinal and vegetable plants, establishment of Beehives & harnessing renewable energy like solar energy and recycling the organic waste to produce biomanure.
Kalpaviruksha has received “Best Ecofriendly construction 2011” award from the British council for the unique and ecofriendly construction techniques used in Kalpaviruksha Ayurveda hospital
Dr.Uma is also the author of few journals like pregnancy journal and the Ayuvreda Journal .
Dr.B.A.Uma, B.A.M.S. (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and surgery finisht her graduation in Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai with merit award of
University Rank in Panchakarma treatment.
Trainings undergone :
1.Certified therapeutic yogasana course at Arya Vaidya Pharmacy Hospital , Coimbatore
2.Panchakarma training at the 100 year old Samajam Hospital—Shoranur , Kerala
3.Panchakarma training at the International Conference, Chennai
Seminars Participated/Presentations :
1.International Ayurveda Congress meet, Chennai (1999)
2. International Ayurveda Congress, Cochin, Kerala (2003)
3. International Ayurveda Seminar , Bangalore (2003)
4.International Panchakarma Workshop, Chennai (2006)
5.International Conference on Globalization of Indian Medical system, Tamil
Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore (2006)
6. Importance of Herbs and Herbal Garden , Avinashilingam Deemed
University, Coimbatore (2006)
7. Quiet a large number of presentations about Health, wellness and Ayurveda to the public through ladies club of coimbatore, Rotary club of coimbatore and Health Awareness programme conducted by professionals.