Dr. T. Nirmala completed her Ph.D in Nursing from the National Consortium constituted by INC in collaboration with WHO and RGUHS, Bangalore. She holds her Masters in Community Health Nursing from College of Nursing, SRIPMS from the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University. She has 24 years of Academic Excellence in various Nursing Institutions in India and Abroad. She has about 25 research publications and presentations to her credit in District level, National and International Journals and Conferences.
She has been very active in various professional organizations. She had been the Chair Person in Nursing Research for TNAI of Tamil Nadu State branch for 3 years. She is life member of TNAI, Indian Association of social Sciences and Health. Presently she is a Board of study member of The TN Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, member of Board of Examination in RGUHS JIPMER, Adhoc inspector for INC, University and Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Council. She had served as a expert committee member for standardizing evaluation criteria for M.Sc Nursing.
Dr. T. Nirmala is presently, the Principal of College of Nursing, SRIPMS, Coimbatore.