Dr. Abhina M. completed BVSc & A.H from RIVER, Puducherry, and M.V.sc. Degree from KVASU, Kerala, India. She has joined as a Research Associate cum animal house veterinarian in an NGO. After working as Junior Veterinarian in a Veterinary hospital, she is pursuing her Ph.D. from JIPMER, India. The UOM has awarded a travel grant and compensatory registration for a presentation at iCOMOS 2016 in Minneapolis, USA. She was selected to participate in the Active Learning Delegates session in Tokyo at National Centre for Global Health and Medicine with a bursary award. She has published 4 original research papers, 5 conference proceedings papers, 1 review article as the first author from M.V.Sc research, and 3 articles of Ph.D. work are under review with reputed journals.