Our Research Team

Dr. MURALI KRISHNA PARASARAM

Dr. MURALI KRISHNA PARASARAM
BAMS,  MD (Panchakarma),  Phd In Internal Medicine in Ayurveda
Reader (PG), Post graduate Department of Panchakarma

Dr Murali krishna is an eminent professor in Ayurveda and his wealth of knowledge and work in the field of Natural Medicine and Ayurvedic Medicine and rewarded with Vaidya Ramnarayana Sharma memorial Baidyanath foundation award in 1992 and Outstanding young Indian a National award.

He is always passionate about the new formulations and new combinations in Ayurveda, with his wealth of knowledge and his contribution to AYUNA formulations is endless. We are extremely proud to have him as our head of our research team at AYUNA.


Dr Kumar CRS

Dr Kumar CRS
BAMS (Gold Medallist), MPH (Deakin), MHP (Deakin), Grad Cert Human Movement ( Uni Canberra)
Mangaing Director Cheella Healthcare PTY Ltd t/a AYUNA.

Being a practitioner in Jeeva Health since last 10 years in Australia, qualified both in India and Australia, treated wide range of clients with various ailments.

The key strengths of Dr Kumar are the combined knowledge of Ayurvedic medicines, research background, pharmaceutical work and clinical experience that is gained in Jeeva health Melbourne  given an enough opportunity to bring the quality product that is formulated sensibly to serve the Australian community.

The main goal of AYUNA and Dr Kumar is to bring the traditional knowledge of Ayurvedic Medicine and traditional natural medical systems and combine with modern pharmacology to get the safe and quality natural products in Australia.


Jay R. Mamtora

Jay R. Mamtora
Adv Dip. Lean, B.Pharm, M.S GMP

Jay’s strength lies is converting ideas into invoices. As a part of the manufacturing industry since 10 years, Jay has dealt with multitudes of regulators and systems relating to Pharmaceutical, Human Food, Pet Food & Animal Nutrition products.

His portfolio includes setting up multiple manufacturing sites in Australia & overseas.Jay & I met in 2013, and we struck an instant synergy around benefits of herbal medicines. Jay’s knowledge around balancing quality, efficiency, trials & scale-up has been valuable to convert Dr. Kumar’s concepts into finished products.


Dr Srinivas Nammi

Dr Srinivas Nammi
Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology at the School of Science and Health, Western Sydney University, Australia.

He has a doctorate in Pharmaceutical Sciences, specializing in Pharmacology and has over 20 years of experience in pharmacological research. Before joining the Western Sydney University, he worked at the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney after gaining years of postdoctoral experience as DAAD Fellow at the Univeristy of Tübingen, Germany and as University Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Manitoba, Canada.

He has also worked as an Industrial Pharmacologist, a position in which I was closely associated with the establishment of a pharmacology research laboratory. He has a distinguished track record in herbal medicines research and has made significant contributions to both basic and applied research related to drug discovery, biological evaluation and mechanistic studies with a special focus on metabolic disorders. He has published over 70 scientific papers in peer-reviewed biomedical journals. To his credit, he also has co-authorship of three Book Chapters and co-inventorship of one international Patent.

He has also contributed over 40 research abstracts published in the proceedings of National and International Conferences, Symposia and Seminars. His research has been cited so far in over 1900 publications with an H-index of 24. He has significant professional outreach through his contributions in academic and scholarly activities. He is frequently invited to talk at international conferences and to adjudicate PhD theses from Australian and Overseas Universities in the areas of research. He also sits on the editorial and review boards of a number of biomedical journals. He is also frequently invited to guest edit journal special issues and to contribute to book chapters.

He has been awarded a number of fellowships including the prestigious DAAD Fellowship, Germany, SESQUI Postdoctoral Fellowship, Australia, and CSIR-Senior Research Fellowship, India. He has been honored with Marquis biographical listings in Who’sWho in Science & Engineering, Who’sWho in the World, Who’sWho in Asia, Who’sWho of Professionals and recently with Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his significant contributions in biomedical research.