Dr. D. L. Ramachandra is graduated with MB.B.S. From Karnataka University Dharwar and M.D. (Phys) from Bangalore University. He has done his MBA in Hospital Management and Administration from IIBM Meerut and Post graduate Diploma in Diabetology from Vinayaka missions University, Salem. Tamilnadu. He has also done post graduate certificate course in Geriatric Medicine and Clinical cardiology. He has got a long administrative experience in many medical colleges like vice Principal, Principal, Dean and Medical Director from 1986 till today. He has got a lot of hospital administration experience in his service. He has incorporated several of his experiences in this book "HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION & MANAGEMENT". He has also authored two more books "Concise Book on Geriatric Medicine" and "clinical signs & symptoms- pathophysiology and Management".