Dr. Sharaf Anuradha was born on 30-09-1959 in Madanapalli, Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh, India. She has completed B.Sc Nursing from Government College of Nursing, Hyderabad in 1982 and started her career as Staff Nurse in 1982 at Government General Hospital, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh and worked for 11 months and transferred to SVRRGGH (RUIYA Hospital), Tirupathi in the year 1983 and after 1 year she was deputed to Government School of Nursing, Tirupathi i.e. in October 1984. She served as exemplary educator and molded the nursing students with dedication, of the same institution by working as a Tutor for 7 years. Madam Anuradha stood 1st in entrance test for M. Sc Nursingconducted by Dr. NTRUHS, Andhra Pradesh in the year 1991 and completed her Masters in Medical Surgical Nursing with First class in June 1993 (Government College of Nursing affiliated to Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh). Later madam got promoted as PHNI (Public Health Nurse Inspector) in 1993, worked in Regional Training Center, Kurnool for 6 months and transferred to ANM Girls School, Tirupati and after 3 months again got deputed to Govt School of Nursing, SVRRGGH, Tirupati for 2 years. After getting promotion as Lecturer she worked in Government College of Nursing, Kurnool from Feb 1996. In the year 1998 madam got deputed to College of Nursing, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences(SVIMS),Tirupati for 5 years. In 2006 madam got promoted as Assistant Professor and acted as Founder Incharge Principal at Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Government College of Nursing, Kadapa, A. P from 11.10.2006 to 21.11.2007. On 31st December, 2007 madam relieved from Government services on voluntary retirement basis.
Dr. S. Anuradha started her Professional Career in Private sector by joining in Sree Vidyanikethan College of Nursing, Tirupati as Professor cum Vice Principal in 2008 and promoted as Principal in 2010. Dr. S. Anuradha had the total of 02 Years of Clinical Nursing and 36.5 years of Teaching experience in the field of Nursing Education and Research.
In addition to her professional qualification madam did her Masters in Public Administration in the year 1987 from SV University, Tirupati. As well madam did her Doctorate in Women’s Studies at Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswa Vidyalayam, Tirupati in the year 2009. Madam is an active member and life member of Trained Nurses Association of India (TNAI) and Society of Midwifery India (SOMI), India. Madam was Nodal officer, at All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE), New Delhi. Madam had an opportunity to be an Internal / External Examiner for following University like Dr. NTRUHS, Vijayawada and SVIMS University, Tirupati for UG and PG Students. Madam is also Theory paper setter for SVIMS University, Tirupati. Madam Anuradha is National Examiner and adjudicator for Ph. D. in Nursing Examinations in Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, Tamilanadu and also she is appointed as guide for Ph. D students of Dr. NTRUHS, Vijayawada from 2016 to till date.
She was one of the key Inspector of following bodies like Dr. NTRUHS, Vijayawada, A.P Nurses and Midwives Council and Indian Nursing Council (INC) as well UGC recognized her as NAAC expert for University inspections, Bangalore. She is Editor for the following 3 journals of Journals Pub. Madam is Editor-in-Chief for International journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
Madam has participated in many Nursing Conferences and workshops in National and International level and also acted as a Chair person for four National Webinars & one International Webinar. Madam organized seminars, workshops, Forum, Health exhibitions, symposium, and panel discussions during Alumni meet and also as a part of Mohan Mantra Techno cultural Fest which is beautifully celebrated by Sree Vidyanitkethan Educational Trust. Dr. Anuradha Conducted many Free Mega Medical camps through Center for Rural Development, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Nursing. Madam presented Papers and Posters in many Nursing and Interdisciplinary Department Researches and taken many sessions as a resource person. Madam guided B.Sc. (N) and M.Sc. (N) students for their project work.
Madam has authored articles in Publications at International/ National Nursing Journals of about more than 15. Madam is a recipient of Prestigious“National Florence Nightingale Award” by Honorable former President of India Sri Pranabh Mukherjee on 12-05-2015 at New Delhi for the outstanding services rendered in the field of Nursing. Madam has authored a text book of “Fundamental of Nursing”, as per Indian Nursing Council (INC) syllabus in 2015. She is very active in conducting Blood Donation Camps every year on 19th of March on the eve of Hon’ble Chairman, SVET Popular Film Artist Dr. M. Mohan Babu Birthday, in continuance to it received Appreciation Certificate for repeat, regular voluntary Blood Donation by Sri Bharat Gupta, District Collector, Chittoor & Dr. B. Vengamma, Honorable Director & Vice Chancellor, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati on 14.06.2020. Madam received “Women of Wonder (WOW) Award” on 08-03-2020 on the eve of International WOMEN’S DAY, by WAY FOUNDATION, Tirupati.
Madam got retired from Sree Vidyanikethan College of Nursing, Tirupati on 30-6-2021. During my student period i.e. 2011-2015 Dr. S. Anuradha was our Principal. I have observed that madam was so polite, keen observer in correcting students, disciplined, honesty, dignified, loyal, sincere, excellent administrator and highly knowledgeable. The way mam plan and implement the teaching and curriculum methods were speechless. The way she takes class, the way mam speaks my God I cannot even explain in a single word. Madam is the best role model, best motivator to me and it’s not only for me all of her Professional Life students. After the completion of course wherever we go for Interviews, many of us faced the same question, “Oh You’re from Vidhyanikethan, You’re the Student of Anuradha mam?” And without any further discussion they use to appoint us. We can ease to understand how great mam is.
Madam is an inspiration and motivation to innumerable young and buddy nurses. Madam use to maintain the unparalleled effort to achieve the goal of institution in the form of growth and development of faculty and procuring students in reputed Organizations.
My best wishes on your retirement life mam. I am proud to be your student. Thanks for making us what we are Today mam with your guidance, encouragement and support. You’re a blessed woman mam, I pray the Almighty to shower blessings abundantly on you with health and happiness and also for your future endeavors.
Entered Nursing Profession in 2011, Graduation from Sree Vidyanikethan College of Nursing, Tirupati in 2015. Worked in Clinical area at Apollo Hopsitals, Chennai over Two Years. Completed M.Sc in Paediatric Nursing from College of Nursing, SVIMS University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh in 2019 and Received Gold Medal. Participated in more than thirty continuing nursing & medical educations and ten Nursing Workshops at state, national, international levels and also Presented Papers and Posters in conferences, Received three awards for the performance, Life time member in eight nursing Organizations. Contributed articles in National and International Journals. Waiting for the best to do, want to continue my education by participating many conferences and by doing research activities. Love to serve and love to teach, proud to be a Registered Nurse and Midwife.