Dr. Anil Abraham is the former Professor and Head of Dermatology at St. John’s Medical College. He won the Pope Paul Award for Best Graduate and the Katariya Gold Medal for Best Postgraduate with over 11 University Gold Medals. He subsequently trained at Stanford University , USA and was also a Rotary Exchange student to Birmingham. He has more than thirty years of teaching experience and has often been voted among the best teachers of the institution.
He has simultaneously indulged in his passion for theatre with performances with the likes of Girish Karnad’s Tughlaq and the ART production of Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream.
He has written and directed the hilarious play ‘ Gentlemen’ which has been performed to full houses in Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkatta and Mumbai. He performs with The Improv and Just Improvise together with improvisers like Saad Khan, Danish Sait, Darius Sunawala, Cyrus Sahukar, Sonu Venugopal and Karan Machado. His comic character Uncle Appukuttan Nair on Radiocity is still popular as one of the most well known characters on radio. He has also performed stand up comedy with leading comics like Ashvin Matthew in Black Dog shows.