Vivekananda Institute for Leadership Development

An Initiative of Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement

VLEAD Faculty Members

Well Qualified Staff


Dr. (Flt Lt) M.A. Balasubramanya has more than 30 years of experience  of volunteering and working in the non-profit sector. He has also served the Indian Airforce as a Senior Medical Officer for 5 years. Currently he is working as CEO & Secretary, Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement.



He has pioneered various public-private partnership initiatives, some of which are national models in the sectors of Health, especially HIV/AIDS and non-profit management. He has been member of various planning and policy committees at the National, Government, State Government and Academic bodies. He is a Paul Harris Fellow awarded by Rotary International. He has presented  several research papers related to Health, Development, and Non Profit Management in various State, National and International Seminars and conferences.

Education/ Degree

  • Diplomate of National Board in Anesthesiology, National Board of Examinations, Government of India, New Delhi; pursued the course in Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India - 1998
  •  Post-graduate Diploma in Anesthesiology (Government Medical College, Mysore);1997; University of Mysore
  • Certificate in Medical Officers Basic Course, Army Medical Corps Centre & School, Lucknow 1992
  • Graduate in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) (Government Medical College, Mysore);1990; University of Mysore
  • Certificate in Introductory Course in Aviation Medicine; Institute of aerospace medicine, Bangalore.


His areas of special interest include leadership development, tribal and rural development, non-profit management, Human Rights, Reproductive & child Health, Hospital Administration, HIV/AIDS and comprehensive management of chronic illnesses.

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