Dr. Shailendra Sawleshwarkar
Infectious Diseases / Microbiology
Shailendra Sawleshwarkar, MBBS, MD, is a Clinical Academic at the Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Western Sydney Local Health District and Senior Lecturer at the Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney. He trained in Medicine in Mumbai and completed his MD from the University of Mumbai. He went to London on a scholarship to further his training in the field of HIV before moving to Australia. He has also completed Graduate Certificate in Educational Studies from the University of Sydney.
Shailendra has been involved in coordinating the Masters in HIV, STIs and Sexual Health Program at the University of Sydney and also led the development of short courses in HIV for a diverse range of healthcare providers. He has international collaborations in capacity building of health professionals through development of innovative educational approaches