Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah's Profile

Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah

Director, Neonatology at Fortis La Femme and the co-founder of Amaara
BMF was co-founded by Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah, Director, Neonatology, Fortis La Femme and co-founder Amaara, and Dr. Ankit Srivastava co-founder Amaara in 2015 with the aim to establish human milk banks across India to provide breast milk for the most vulnerable babies.

Human Breast Milk Bank - Interview with Co-Founder of Amaara

Highlights:
  • Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah is the Director, Neonatology at Fortis La Femme and the co-founder of Amaara, India's first public human milk bank
  • Amaara started its first public human milk bank in Delhi to create a better space for infants to thrive and is now all set to launch its next bank in Bengaluru
  • Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah spoke to Medindia about "Amaara"
The Human Milk Bank Amaara was started in Delhi in 2016 by the Breast Milk Foundation (BMF), which is a non-profit organization that focuses on providing donor milk to high-risk infants. BMF was co-founded by Dr. Raghuram Mallaiah, Director, Neonatology, Fortis La Femme and co-founder Amaara, and Dr. Ankit Srivastava co-founder Amaara in 2015 with the aim to establish human milk banks across India to provide breast milk for the most vulnerable babies.

Breast milk is the safest and healthiest source of essential nutrients for infants. A human milk bank is a service that collects the donated human milk, ensures milk safety and makes it available for all premature and critically-ill babies. Amaara Human Milk Bank holds high standards for professionalism in breast milk donation. ...

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