Manoj graduated from MGIMS, Sewagram in India. He later completed his dual specialist training in General Medicine (2000) from Sewagram and Critical care (Fellow of National Board-2004) from Mumbai, India. He came to Australia in 2005 and received his intensive care training from Westmead Hospital, Sydney. He acquired the European Diploma in Intensive Care (EDIC) in 2007 and FCICM Fellowship in 2008. He moved to Canberra hospital in 2009.
His main interest is quality and safety, critical incident review with root cause analysis and ICU education. He is also the Supervisor of Training for the College of Intensive Care of Australia and New Zealand. He dreams to master statistics one day and his key research interest is in after-hours performance of the hospital.
Away from work, his main hobbies are painting, cooking and photography.