Lieutenant Governor's Commendation Certificate on the occasion of Independence Day, 2010 in recognition of 'Exceptional contribution in the field of Public Health Service' (15th August 2010).
Nominated by Director General, WHO as a member of Leptospirosis Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (LERG) to work on leptospirosis and to estimate the global disease burden of leptospirosis in May 2008.
ICMR International Fellowship for young biomedical scientists for the year 2005 to carryout research on 'Gene cloning' at University of Kentucky, Lexington USA
Awarded with ICMR Prize for Biomedical Research conducted in underdeveloped areas for the year 2000
European Union Fellowship to carryout research on 'Characterization of leptospiral isolates' at Department of Biomedical Research, Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 1998
Dr A P Sugunan
Awarded the best presentation award for work on “Multi-centric evaluation of indigenously developed Latex Agglutination Test ” at the conference of the International Leptospirosis Society at Kochi between September 21-24, 2009
Dr A N Shriram
Awarded T Ramachandra Rao -ICMR Prize for Biomedical Research conducted on Transmission dynamics of diurnally sub periodic filariasis in Andaman & Nicobar Islands for the year 2004
Dr N Muruganandam
Considered for the Lady Tata Memorial Trust Fellowship for carrying out research on Chikungunya