Prof.S.P Rao


Dr S P Rao, Professor in Preventive & Social Medicine is in possession of post graduate degrees in Community Medicine and Hospital Administration.. He is qualified in Epidemiology, Computer technology and Infectious diseases. Due to his penchant for field epidemiology work, he travelled Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Delhi. He has been consulting epidemiologist for WHO centre for Social Science and DANIDA projects in MP. He is involved research projects funded by WHO, ICMR, SIDA, DANIDA, NRHM and Government of Maharashtra. He is also a recipient of WHO fellowship in Hospital Administration. His perseverant interest in Infectious diseases epidemiology earned him honors by the Government of Maharashtra. He is also instrumental in establishing community medicine departments at new Medical Colleges in Maharashtra. He is a vivid reader and authored 8 books on community medicine and medical graduate teaching and learning. Published around 35 research articles and conducted 9 research projects for national and international agencies. His obsession with digital life culminated into developing Hospital information record system for medical colleges and hospitals. He is shouldering the responsibility of key trainer for many National Health Programmes. He is the coordinator for Maharashtra State level Bio-medical waste management and Hospital Infection Control Committee. After his voluntary retirement as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) at Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Mumbai and incharge of Medical Research Council of Maharashtra, he preferred to steer Narayana Medical College as Dean of the Institute.

About the College

Dr. P. Narayana is a multifaceted personality with the sole aim of providing high-tech health care facilities to the people of Nellore and its environs. It is his endeavor to provide the most modern medical education and establish Medical Institutions and teaching hospitals, which will be upgraded to the Deemed University status. Narayana Medical Institutions, established in Nellore are the dream projects of Dr. P. Narayana, a high profile academician and visionary with a mission. Today they are one among the rapidly developing Medical Educational Institutions in the country offering diversified professional and job-oriented courses.

Narayana Medical College is an institution of higher learning, with a triple mission of education, service, and research. In addition to offering degrees in medicine, the college provides an environment for learning and discovery through education of healthcare professionals and research in health science and comprehensive healthcare.

Committed to fulfilling its responsibilities, it is College’s mission to educate students to become caring, compassionate, ethical and proficient health care professionals ; To conduct research in the health sciences, advancing knowledge and encouraging new response to health care needs; To provide excellence in patient care, in an environment that is respectful of others, adaptive to change, accountable for outcomes and attentive to the needs of the under privileged members of the society.


Lecture Theatres

There are state of the art lecture galleries which are centrally air condition sound proof, equipped with modern audio visual aid and the latest fire safety norms are located in medical college as well as in hospital. 6 lecture theatres of 300 seating capacity and 1 with 650 seating capacity are located in medical college and 1 lecture theatre of 300 seating capacity is available in hospital building.


There are 6 common laboratories and 2 small laboratories located in the medical college. Which are equipped with modular working tables with LED lamps, water facility, drawer and fitted with power plug points for various electrical equipment’s such as microscopes etc.

Demonstration Rooms

Each department is equipped with 4 demonstration rooms which can accommodate around 90 students and these demonstration rooms are centrally air conditions fitted with LCD Projector and modern audio-visual aid.