Dr. Deepak Padmanabhan completed his MBBS from B J Medical College, Pune, India, MD Medicine from SSG Hospital, Baroda and DM Cardiology from J L N Medical College, Ajmer. He then completed his Fellowship in Electrophysiology and Advanced Adult Cardiology from Mayo, Clinic, Rochester, USA where he held the academic rank of Assistant Professor. He is currently working as a Visiting Consultant at Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bommasandra, Bangalore. He is an Assistant Professor, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bangalore. He is a scientific mentor to start-ups innovating in Cardiology and is on the Med-Tech panel of IIT Kanpur for innovations in Medical technology. He also reviews BIRAC Innovation grants for suitability under the aegis of the Department of Biotechnology, GOI.