Venkataramana Vijay, MS ’05

Venkataramana Vijay a surgeon and a pilot has been working on the front lines during COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr. Venkataramana Vijay is a practicing cardiothoracic surgeon at the Mt Sinai Hospital, Brooklyn and the School of Medicine, New York. He has been an active frontline physician in the thick of the COVID-19 crisis in New York , at the same time is flying FEMA missions to China, Japan and Malaysia on the Jumbo Jet Boeing 747 to bring essential medical supplies to the USA. HeĀ  has brought in over 3 million pounds of supplies like masks, PPE, ventilator parts etc. For more information: