Dr. Shital Sarah Ahaley

Dr. Shital Sarah Ahaley

B.Sc. Microbiology, M.Sc. Microbiology, Ph.D. Developmental Biology

Dr. Shital Sarah Ahaley is a medical writer. She completed her Bachelor's and Master's degree in Microbiology at the University of Pune. She then completed her Ph.D. at the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru where she studied muscle development and muscle diseases. After her Ph.D., she worked at the Indian Institute of Science, Education, and Research, Pune as a post-doctoral fellow. She then acquired and executed an independent grant from the DBT-Wellcome Trust India Alliance as an Early Career Fellow. Her work focused on RNA binding proteins and Hedgehog signaling.

She has excellent communication skills and knowledge of scientific publishing with experience in writing scientific documents and grants. She has presented her work in several national and international conferences. With more than 12 years of experience in academia, she has developed strong scientific expertise and teaching skills.

She has always been a curious individual. This led her to pursue a Ph.D. in developmental biology. Apart from the pursuit of knowledge, she takes pleasure in communicating it to a wide range of audiences. She is also a prolific writer. This led her to the path of a medical writer. In this role, she enjoys employing her passion for writing along with her scientific expertise to communicate science.

Besides medical writing, she relishes writing poems, short stories, and plays.

Articles from Shital

Effects of COVID-19 related stress on mental wellbeing

Effects of COVID-19 related stress on mental wellbeing

Prevalence of menstrual changes following vaccination against COVID-19

Prevalence of menstrual changes following vaccination against COVID-19

Healthcare workers at increased SARS-CoV-2 infection risk during second wave

Healthcare workers at increased SARS-CoV-2 infection risk during second wave

Bat coronavirus ecology, evolution, and spillover

Bat coronavirus ecology, evolution, and spillover

Paper-based innovations for COVID-19 diagnosis

Paper-based innovations for COVID-19 diagnosis

Importance of cross-neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 variants

Importance of cross-neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 variants

Nationwide Swedish study strengthens evidence for a third booster COVID vaccine dose

Nationwide Swedish study strengthens evidence for a third booster COVID vaccine dose

Study identifies a host factor that reflects different levels of inflammation within mild COVID-19 cases

Study identifies a host factor that reflects different levels of inflammation within mild COVID-19 cases

Detection of a coronavirus similar to SARS-CoV-2 in Cambodian bats

Detection of a coronavirus similar to SARS-CoV-2 in Cambodian bats

Analysis of immunodeficient patients granted REGEN-COV under compassionate use COVID-19 program

Analysis of immunodeficient patients granted REGEN-COV under compassionate use COVID-19 program