Dr. Vimal was the best outgoing student of his undergraduate batch and holds a Gold Medal in Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Microbiology, Forensic medicine, Community medicine and Opthalmology. He had done his post graduation (M.D Pathology) from the prestigious Christian Medical College, Vellore. He holds a postgraduate diploma in Bioethics and FAIMER Fellowship. He has undergone special trainings in advancements in Pathology, Medical education, Research methodologies and Bioethics. He has more than 40 publications in various peer reviewed National and International journals to his credit and is the reviewer for many National and International journals. He has also authored a book chapter and presented papers at national conferences. He is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and conducted many UG and PG quiz competitions. He has a Facebook page – SMVMCH- Quiz club and has an experience of teaching faculty of NEET PG Coaching classes. He is a resource faculty for many research methodology, bioethics workshops, and various other scientific sessions in and out of Puducherry. He is currently working as Professor in the Department of Pathology at Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry. He has a great passion for teaching and has been a source of inspiration for his PG aspiring students.