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ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਵੈਟਨਰੀ ਐਂਡ ਐਨੀਮਲ ਸਾਇੰਸਜ਼ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ
Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University

ADMISSION 2019-20
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College of Veterinary Science

Faculty Detail

Dr. Swaran Singh Randhawa

Designation: Director of Clinics, Professor cum Head TVCC
Contact Address:Department of Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141004
Telephone : 0161- 2414007
Mobile: 9463242612
Email:drswaran68@gmail.com

Academic Credentials

  • Ph.D.

Teaching and Other Appointments

  • Teaching, research, extension and as a clinician

Other Appointments

  • Veterinary Medicine

Area of Research Interests

  • Bovine lameness, Canine and equine gastroenterology 


Ongoing Projects

No.

PI / Co-PI

Title of the Project

Funding agency

Period

1

PI

Elucidating the etiology of chronic gastroenteropathies in dogs

DBT

(57.732 lakhs)

2018-21

2

Co - PI

Establishment of blood bank and blood grouping unit in dogs

DBT

(56.652 lakhs)

2018-21

3

PI

Strengthening of diagnostic facilities at MSVH of university

RKVY (144 lakhs)

2018-21

4

PI

Approved: Etiology, virulence profiling, antibiotic resistance and therapeutic studies in acute gastroenteropathies in dogs

DBT

(>50 lakhs)

Rs.51.7 lakhs


Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Fellow of National Academy of Veterinary Science (India)
  • Fellow of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine
  • University Best Teacher Award for clinical subjects for 2017-2018.
  • Editor of “Indian Journal of Veterinary Medicine” (A journal of Indian society for Veterinary Medicine) from 2018-2023
  • DST International travel fellowship for attending 16th Symposium and 8th conference on Lameness in Ruminants” Rotorua, New Zealand, Feb. 28th – March 3rd, 2011
  • International fellowship by WCVM, University of Saskatchewan, Canada for 2 months for collaborative work in the project “Pathogenesis of laminitis in horses” from 1st May to June 30th, 2011.  
Best Oral/poster presentation awards: More than 20 
  • Best Oral Presentation Award for the year 2007 on Silver jubliee convention of  Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine for the article, “Effect of formalin footbath on various foot lesions, lameness score and rear leg view index in dairy cattle“.
  • Best Research Article Award for the year 2000 by Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine for the article, “Subclinical Hypocuprosis in Sheep in relation to Soil-Mineral status in Punjab.
  • Best Research Article for the paper entitled “Randhawa S.Swaran ,Dua K, Kumar  A., and  Randhawa C.S. (2009) Zinc, copper, manganese and iron status of healthy and affected hoofs in cattle and buffaloes “in the ‘Production Diseases’ Session at  International Summit on “Advancing Veterinary Medicine Care: Challanges and Strategies” and 27th Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine Convention Satellite Seminars on veterinary Internal Medicine held at Madras Veterinary College, TANUVAS, Chennai, Feb 19-21, 2009.
  • Best Oral Presentation Award: Presented a paper entitled “Therapeutic Management of Outbreak of Cryptosporidiosis in Cross bred Cow calves” by S S Randhawa, Swaran S Randhawa, U N Zahid, L D Singla & P D Juyal. at 28th Annual Convention of ISVM held at Hyderabad from 17th to 19th Feburary, 2010.
  • Best Poster Presentation Award: Presented a paper entitled “Halofuginone therapy against cryptosporidiosis in cross bred dairy calves”   by S S Randhawa, U N Zahid, Swaran S Randhawa, P D Juyal, L D Singla and S K Uppal. at Xth Indian Veterinary Congress and XVII Annual Conference of IAAVR held at Jabalpur from 11th to 12th March 2010.
  • Best Oral Presentation Award: Presented a paper entitled “Occurrence of Balandium coli in diarrhoeic faecal samples of cattle and buffaloes” by Ashuma, Randhawa S N S, Bal M. S., Gupta M.P., Kumar H., Kaur, K., Filia G., Verma S., Swaran S. Randhawa and Singla L.D. at XX National Congress of Veterinary Parasitology, CCS HAU, Hisar held on 18-20 February, 2010.
  • Best Oral Presentation Award for “Diagnosis and therapeutic management of an outbreak of chlamydiosis in goats in Punjab” at 30th ISVM National Symposium on “Animal Health vis –a- vis Animal Welfare with Application of Biotechnology with Special Reference to North- Eastern Region”  & Annual Convention of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine (ISVM) held from February 1-3, 2012.
  • Best Poster Presentation Award for “Variations in plasma inorganic phosphorus in buffaloes in relation to time of sampling, fodder, parity and milk yield” by B. Paul, Charanjit Singh, Swaran Singh and K Dua at International symposium on One health: Way Forward to Challenges in Food Safety and Zoonosis in 21st century and XIth Annual Conference of Indian Association of Veterinary Public Health Specialists (IAVPHS) at GADVASU, Ludhiana, December 13-14, 2012.
  • Best Oral Presentation Award for “An outbreak of Listeriosis in sheep in eastern Punjab” by Swaran Singh, C. Singh, K. Gupta, M. Chandra, N.K. Sood and V. Mahajan at 31st Annual Convention of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine (ISVM) and national Symposium on “Advancing Veterinary Medicine and its Specialties for Augmented Productivity and Health: Issues and Strategies in Farm and Companion Animals at Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Mhow, N.D.V.S.U., Jabalpur (M.P.) January 9-11, 2013. 
  • Best Oral presentation Award for paper entitled “An unusual case of strangles in a mare – a case report” by A. K. Sharma, Adarsh Prasher, P.S Dhaliwal, Swaran S. Randhawa, B.K.Bansal and Mudit Chandra (2014) presented at XXXII Annual Convention of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine (ISVM) and International Symposium on “The 21st Century Road Map for Veterinary Practice, Education and Research In India and Developing Countries at Division of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry,SKUAST, Jammu R.S.Pura, Jammu (J&K) February 14-16, 2014.
  • Third Best Oral Presentation Award for paper entitled “Reticular abscessation in Cattle and Buffaloes: Clinical study of 12 cases” by S.A.Hussain, S.K.Uppal, Swaran S. Randhawa, Ashwani Kumar and Vandana Sangwan presented at XXXII Annual Convention of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine (ISVM) and International Symposium on “The 21st Century Road Map for Veterinary Practice, Education and Research In India and Developing Countries at Division of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry,SKUAST, Jammu R.S.Pura, Jammu (J&K) February 14-16, 2014. 
  • Second Best Oral presentation Award for paper entitled “Validation of portable ultrasound machine with convex probe for the measurement  of sole thickness in dairy cattle.” by Arvind Bagga, Swaran Singh, J.Mohindroo and S.S.Randhawa (2015) presented at XXXIII ISVM Annual Convention and National Symposium on “New Dimensions in veterinary Medicine: Technological Advances, One health Concept and Animal Welfare Concerns” Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Pookode, Wayanad, Kerala, January 22-24, 2015.
  • Best Oral Presentation award for the paper entitled “Diagnosis of nasal polyps in horses” by Rajdeep Brar, Swaran Singh, C S Randhawa, Ashwani Kumar, N K Sood, B K Bansal, S K Uppal, S N S Randhawa and Asmita Narang 
  • Third Best Oral Presentation award for the paper entitled “A rare case of Splenic abscess with local peritonitis in a Murrah Buffalo” by Swaran Singh, Neetu Saini, Gurpreet Singh, Reetu Verma and S.K.Uppal 
  • Third Best Oral Presentation Award for paper entitled “Ultrasonography as a diagnostic tool in equine colic cases” by Rajeev Kumar Mishra, Swaran Singh and C. S. Randhawa, 2018. presented at 36th Annual Convention of ISVM and National Symposium on “Animal Health Service Delivery-the Priorities of the Professionals for Enhancing Farmers’ income” held at COVS, OUAT, Bhubaneswar (Odisha) from 01 to 03 February, 2018, pp:149
  • Awards at 37th Annual Convention and National Symposium of ISVM
  • Best Poster Presentation for “Pleuropneumonia in cattle” to Asmita Narang, Charanjit Singh, Swaran Singh, Ashwani K. Sharma and Naresh Kumar Sood. 
  • Third Best Oral Presentation for “A rare case of disseminated hydatidosis causing wasting in buffalo” by Swaran Singh, Ishaan, Shukriti Sharma, Asmita Narang, Rajapartap and Kanchan. 
  • Second Best Oral Presentation for “Diagnosis and therapeutic management of bacterial pleuropneumonia in a mare” to Swaran Singh, Harnoor Kaur Dawra, Asmita Narang, Nitika Sharma, Shukriti Sharma and Naresh Kumar Sood. 
  • Second Best Oral Presentation for “A rare case of dilated cardiomyopathy in a crossbred cattle” to Swaran Singh, Shabnam Sidhu, Neetu Saini, Asmita Narang and Shukriti Sharma.
  • Awards at 38th Annual Convention and National Symposium of ISVM
  • Second Best Poster Presentation for “Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma in a Labrador Retriever Dog” by  Kaur Jasleen, Singh Swaran, Gupta Kuldip, Randhawa C. S., Sachdeva Lakhan and Anand Arun
  •  Best Oral Presentation award for “Homeopathic remedy for management of chronic diarrhoea due to protothecosis” by Dogra Sheetal, Singh Swaran, Kaur Jasleen and Gupta Kuldip
  •  Best Oral Presentation award for "Rhodococcus Pneumonia in Foals- Diagnosis by Tracheal Wash Cytology, PCR Assay and Its Clinical Management" by Darshan M, Singh S, Narang A, Gupta S  and Randhawa C.S
  • Third Best Poster Presentation award in for "Tracheal Wash and Bronchoalveolar Lavage for Diagnosis of Lower Respiratory Tract Affections in Horses" by Darshan M, Singh S, Narang A, Sharma A.K, Singh R.S and Uppal S.K

No. of Publications




Research: 83
Extension: 44   
Books: 01   
Manuals: 07

Publications

  • Amandeep Singh, Swaran Singh, Dhiraj K. Gupta, and Baljinder K. Bansal. 2018. Relationship of lameness to body condition score, udder health and milk quality in crossbred dairy cattle. Veterinarski Arhiv 88 (2), 179-190, 2018, doi: 10.24099/vet.arhiv.160907. (NAAS rating: 6.29).
  • Swaran Singh, K Dua, S S Singh and N Dhand. 2016. Prevalence of common claw lesions of lameness in cattle and buffaloes of central Punjab region of India. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 86 (10): 1103–1110. (NAAS rating: 6.28)
  • Amandeep Singh, Swaran Singh Randhawa, R. S. Singh. The effect of biotin and zinc supplementation on dairy cow hoof health and milk quality. Veterinarski Arhiv, 89: 799-820 (NAAS rating:6.29)
  • Swaran S Randhawa, K Dua, R S Grewal, M Javed and P Malhotra (2014). “Claw statistics and conformation in relation to age, lactation, body weight, heart girth, rump width and lesions score in dairy cattle and buffaloes” Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 84 (6): 647–651. (NAAS rating:6.28)
  • Swaran S. Randhawa, K.dua, S.T. Singh and C.S.Randhawa. (2014).” Trace mineral status of wall and sole portions of healthy and diseased hoofs in cattle and buffaloes” Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 84 (4): 417–421. (NAAS rating:6.28)
  • Swaran S Randhawa, K Dua, R S Singh, P S Dhaliwal and A K Sharma (2012). Effect of supplementation of zinc methionine on digital characteristics in crossbred dairy cattle. Indian Journal of Animal Science, 82(3): 304-308. (NAAS rating:6.28)
  • Swaran S Randhawa, K Dua, H S Banga and S S Singh (2012). Arteriosclerosis in buffalo hooves- an age related change or a pathology of lameness. Indian Journal of Animal Science, 82 (7): 697–701. (NAAS rating:6.28)
  • Swaran S. Randhawa, K.Dua, P.S.Dhaliwal, S.K.Uppal and S.T.Singh (2008). Effect of formalin footbathing on prevalence of foot lesions and conformational indices in cattle. Veterinary Record, 163:335-337. (NAAS rating:8.05)
  • Swaran S. Randhawa, K.Dua, C.S. Randhawa, S.S. Randhawa and S.K Munshi (2008). Effect of biotin supplementation on hoof health and ceramide composition in dairy cattle. Veterinary Research Communication, 32:599-608. (NAAS rating:7.93)
  • Randhawa Swaran S., Randhawa S.S. and Arora C.L. (2003) Effect of molybdenosis induced hypocuprosis on mineral concentrations in plasma, tissues and wool of sheep. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 73(2): 1312-1315. (NAAS rating:6.28)