MARIAM - Acupuncture - Chennai, TN, India


Chennai, TN, India




Healthcare industry: Alternative Medicine
1. Acupuncture: Master Diploma in Acupuncture from Bharat Seva Samaj (Central Govt of India); MD (Acu) and Doctorate (PhD) in Acupuncture from International Open University Sri Lanka; Lifetime member ATAMA (All Tamil Nadu Acupuncture & Alternate Medicine Association)
2. SuJok Acupuncture: Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Six Ki course certified; SuJok Seeds Therapy; Member SuJok Academy of India (SAI) and International SuJok Association (ISA).
3. Pranic Healer: Basic, Advanced, Pranic Psychotherapy, Psychic self-defence completed; Member of Tamil Nadu Pranic Healing Foundation & All India Yoga Vidhya Pranic Healing Foundation Trust .
4. Nutritional & Wellness Advisor: certified by a renowned international Nutrition Institute
5. Beauty Consultant: certified by a renowned international cosmetics company; Basic Acupuncture Cosmetology course, Expert in Acupressure Facials, Reflexology massages.

Work History

Acupuncture Doctor

Maryam Holistic Health Acdemy

From October 2012

Before: Patient had a 4 year old blood clot on her right leg.Right leg has been 2 times the size of the left leg due to swelling.

One sitting: Acupuncture needling, moxa and SuJok seed therapy.

After: Next morning patient came with great happiness. The leg was a mere 2 or 3 inches swollen as compared with left leg.

2nd session: Once more SuJok seed therapy and Acupuncture needling ... and the right leg swelling was gone. Bach flower remedy was prescribed to ensure that the swelling did not return

Result: Relief from swollen leg.

Acupuncture Doctor

Maryam Holistic Health Academy

From November 2011

Patient: Elderly with incontinence and left wrist fracture. Fractures had been mended and plaster applied in Allopathy hospital.

One session: Ear acupuncture with press needle for bladder (incontinence) applied. Acupuncture needling for incontinence done. Acupuncture needling on right wrist & moxa on left wrist done to relieve the pain in fractured wrist.

Instructions to patient: Daily 2 times apply gentle pressure on the ear press needle. Apply moxa on both wrists including the palms of the hand.

Within one week: Incontinence was under control. Wrist pain was reduced. Fractured wrist healed fast.

Medical Doctor Alternative Medicine

My own Clinic

From January 2010

Healer Doctor of Acupuncture and Pranic

Maryam Holistic Health Academy

November 2009 - November 2009

Combine Acupuncture Reflexology and Pranic healing techniques with best diet & exercise advice ... for faster health.

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Senior Engineering Project Manager


January 2003 - October 2010

A1. & A2. [Jan 2007 to Oct 2010]: team 40+ Engineering Head of Mobile Terminals’ Communications Applications & Terminal Servers (CATS), Chennai Domains: Handhelds, Mobile Terminals, Automotive – Software services
A3. [Jul 2006 to Dec 2006] team 15 Engineering Manager - BelAir Networks ODC
A4. [Nov 2005 to Jul 2006] total team 28 Engineering Manager - 4 teams: BelAir Networks: bug fixing/enhancements project (team of 15); Flex South Africa FWT porting project (team of 5); Motorola USA Chicago Power Management project (team of 4); Juniper Networks (team of 4). Accomplishments: Design the CMMi procedures and processes to be followed;
A5. [Jun 2005 to Dec 2006] team growth 4 to 15 Engineering Manager - Juniper Networks: Onsite testing thru VPN of the Integrated Security Gateway ISG 2000 product. Coordinate the testing activities of both onsite and offshore IPv6 test teams. Tests were exclusively on customer equipment available onsite in Sunnyvale.
A6. [Jan 2005 to Sep 2005] team growth from 4 to 45 within 8 months Engineering Manager - Extreme Networks ODC: coordinate the activities and teams of all 5 projects. Designed great report templates for multi-project weekly and monthly reporting. Accomplishments: Responsible for customer-provided equipment worth in excess of 8 crores INR mounted on 30+ floor-to-ceiling racks. Responsible for total release along with Extreme’s Release Lead.
A7. [Jun 2004 to Dec 2004] all onsite staff 20+ Engineering Manager – Onsite Consultancy staff
A8. [Apr 2003 to Dec 2004] team 2 Head of Training & Competency Development for FS: Designed the training material and gave the lectures for the following: Basic Networking, IP Routing, L2/L3 Switching, VoIP, Security, Network Management, Wireless, CDMA, 3G, UMTS and WCDMA. Accomplishments: Introduced and popularized the methodology of Web-based Self-learning followed by discussions and coaching sessions with technical mentors

Senior Engg Project Manager

Flextronics Software Systems

January 2002 - January 2003

A9. [Jan 2002 to Mar 2003] team total 69 Enterasys team 14 Customer Account Management - Enterasys Networks: software enhancements to Phase 2 Networks & Nortel’s OpenIP baseline on which most Enterasys products are based. Protocols were PIM-SIM, igmpV3, latest RFCs for VRRP, DVMRP, OSPF, BGP/MPLS, VPNs for Turbo Router on VxWorks. Accomplishments: Multiple customer products and multiple customer interface points, Fixed price projects, change in customer interfaces, uncommented Nortel’s legacy code.
(b) [Jan 2002 to Jul 2002] team 50 Consultant – Alcatel Antwerp: projects were PIM-SIM, MPLS: people, processes management to ensure timely delivery of high quality of software Accomplishments: coordination and management of the 50 member team both onsite and offshore. Fixed price projects had to ensure FS’ profitability by foreseeing, eliminating and/or handling the risks. Represented the team for all FS’ top management reviews
(c) [Jan 2002 to Jul 2002] team 14 Consultant - OpenIP Support & Maintenance (S&M) team this team provided support to 4 customers.

Additional Accomplishments: Project Management FAR interview for SW-CMM Level 5: questionnaire session for P-CMM Level 3

Senior Engg Project Manager

Future Software

January 1999 - January 2002

A10. [Aug 2001 to Dec 2001] team 5 onsite & 30 offshore Engineering Manager- Agere Systems ODC. Accomplishments: Multi-organization development team: third party vendors, Agere and FS
Additional Accomplishments: This project was selected for ISO-9001:2000 assessment.
A11. [Aug 2000 to Jul 2001] team Engineering Manager – Motorola ODC. Motorola Phoenix and Motorola India Electronics Limited. Platforms used SGI and Tandem, O/S: OS2; C++ and ObjecTime. Accomplishments: Multi-location development team (Mot-Phoenix, Mot-Bangalore, FS-Chennai)
Additional Accomplishments: This project was selected for SW-CMM Level 5 assessment. Presented a paper in SPICON 2002 “Call graphs – A Move to Better Productivity” co-authored with 2 others.
A12. [May 1999 to Aug 2000] team 23 Engineering Manager – Product Management Team (PMT): Both Product Support and Roadmap Enhancements with SAME staff. Full range of FS protocol products: 72 protocol stack software packages, 35 customers with multiple products each: DataComm, ATM, Telecomm stacks.
Accomplishments: Changing market needs, multiple internal and external customers; multiple products in diverse domains; balancing customer priorities with limited resources. Technical reviews of all product documentation for FS products, presentations to customer of any product software stack benefits, features and roadmaps

Additional Accomplishments: Developed FS coding guidelines; sorted the 72 products into categories as: available on standard targets/OSs, work-in-progress, as-is-where-is legacy code; created the list of “known bugs”. Championed the introduction of in-house Tools to aid the collection of data required to prove the compliance to Quality procedures and processes; Defined the processes for products release and product support.

Software Technical Lead

Center for Development of Telematics

January 1987 - January 1999

B1. Team of 8: Design of GSM TRAU software: design discussions of MAX-GSM product architecture
B2. Team of 23 engineers and 2 Tech Leads: Integration testing phase of ISDN software for MAX_ISDN product; design discussions, decision for design of the Call Processing features; designed and developed a proprietary OS called ITOS, also designed and developed host and target debuggers for this ITOS. C programming, CASE tools, 68302 assembly code, UNIX, HP workstations, Sun/Solaris workstations, VAX/VMS. Accomplishments: Multi-location builds, same day bug fixing from remote location,
B3. Team of 3: Designed and developed software simulation tools for analysis of software processes; evaluation of product designs: hardware and software for C-DoT products. C++, Petri nets, Mathematical modeling, MODSIM on Sun workstations, SIMSCRIPT II.5 on PCs, Microanalyst on UNIX system Accomplishments: Interactions with Consultant IISc professor for mathematical modeling and simulation.
B4. Developed modules for Exchange Planner using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and PROLOG on VAX/VMS; tested on C-DoT IOP Unix system.
B5. Team of 2 at Bangalore: Responsible for systems analysis and design, computerization of Finance, Purchase & Stores, Personnel & Admin functions at Delhi and Bangalore. dBase III on PPCs. Accomplishments: Direct reporting to MD Meemamsi and Sam Pitroda for this project completion timelines.
B6. Maintenance and testing of Trouble Management System for Trouble Action Reports (TARs) ie. for field problems and bugs found during the testing phase. Used C programming, Oracle, VAX/VMS.


Health Awareness seminars: colleges, offices

Audience: Anyone above 10 years
Goal: Teach, train & practicals wrt common ailments and disorders
Thru Acupressure, diet & nutrition awareness
Modules: 1. Introduction 1 hour 2. Practicals half hour for the overview

e-book $5 (Rs. 200/-) "Self Healing Basics" Seminar series

Alternative Healing Methodologies explained. 10 common diseases treatment suggested. Good introduction to Alternate healing therapies like: Acupuncture (physical, emotional level), SuJok, Pranic, Diet & Nutrition. Appendices help you evaluate where you stand: emotionally thru Bach flowers questionnaire, Holistic Health Index (from 'Beyond Wealth' book), Diet check-list etc.
Self evaluation Holistic Health Index at:

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e-book $5 (Rs. 200/-) "Self Healing Basics" Seminar series

Alternative Healing Methodologies explained. 10 common diseases treatment suggested. Good introduction to Alternate healing therapies like: Acupuncture (physical, emotional level), SuJok, Pranic, Diet & Nutrition. Appendices help you evaluate where you stand: emotionally thru Bach flowers questionnaire, Holistic Health Index (from 'Beyond Wealth' book), Diet check-list etc

Qualifications & Certifications

M Sc (Applied Sciences)

National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli

Master Diploma in Acupuncture (from BSS India)

Master Diploma in Acupuncture (from BSS India)

MD (Acu)

MD (Acu)

Ph.D (Acu)

Ph.D (Acu)

St. Josephs A I Girls Higher Sec School, Trichy 1976

B Sc (Maths) 1981

Holy Cross College, Trichy

National Institute of Technology

University of Madras, Chennai

Stella Maris, Chennai

St.Joseph's A.I Girls Hr. Sec. School

Holy Cross College, Trichy

Britt Worldwide

University of Witswatersrand

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