September 13th & 14th 2019

8th International Patient Safety Conference 2019

[ Dr.Vikram Guduri ]

Over 13 years in the areas of Wound care, Infection prevention, quality improvement and infection control in the hospital.

Currently Professional Regional Clinical Consultant for 3M Critical and Chronic Care Solutions Division where I play a key role in the development of practices for skin integrity and wound care in the hospital(s).

Has extensive experience in developing training modules, supervision and implementation of the capacity building initiatives and has been actively involved in developing scientific marketing initiatives.

Lead in the implementation of the maiden Wound Care Certification Program in India.

Had initiated the point surveillance audit program for MARSI and IAD in India.

Has designed the quality improvement program to enhance the skin and wound care guidelines in India. The program is aimed to identify and address the gaps in the implementation of best practices.

Lead from industry to partner with National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) and Consortium of Accredited hospitals (CAHO) on the education towards skin & wound care (MARSI, IAD and Chronic Wound Care), infection prevention.

Lectured in more than 300 national and international seminars, conferences.

Founding member and member educational committee – Infusion Nursing Society, India.


1 design patent on the new skin-friendly adhesive platform for securing devices


“Use of barrier film (3MTM CavilonTM No Sting Barrier Film) to reduce local skin complications around PICC lines” in WCET Journal, USA

Basic manual on sterilization assurance which is endorsed by CAHO, India.

Standards and Guidelines

Contributed to the development of Infusion Nursing Standards for India 2014

Certified trainer by JCI (Joint Commission International) on peri-operative processes

Initiation, Execution and management of the project “Operating Room Excellence” to further the best practices towards the reduction of Surgical Site Infection

Key contributor and project lead on CSSD Center of Excellence – an initiative to help CSSD centres in India to achieve global standards

Developed toolkits on surveillance and monitoring of healthcare-associated infections

Worked in the core group to adapt the IMAI /IMCI publications (Integrated Management of Adolescent and Adult Illness/Integrated Management of Childhood Illness) by WHO for the local needs in India in 2008

Awards and Recognition

Pinnacle of Excellence Award – 2013

Recipient of the “Global Marketing Excellence” – 2011, 2013, 2015

PARAM award 2016

Four-time recipient of the coveted “Mc Knights Award” for positively impacting the business through educational initiatives and scientific marketing

APAC Certificate of Excellence 2008

Two-time recipient of the excellence in professional service initiatives at the group level, 3M India