She completed her MBBS from Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala in 1998 and then went on to pursue a Diploma in Child Health from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala in 2001, followed by an MD in Paediatrics from the same university in 2002. In 2005, she obtained her DM in Medical Oncology from Dr MGR Medical University,Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Dr. Yamini Krishnan's passion for improving her skills and knowledge in the field of oncology took her to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Tennessee, United States, where she completed an Outreach Fellowship under the guidance of Dr Carlos Rodrigous Galindo in 2008.
Dr. Yamini Krishnan's impressive educational background and extensive experience in the field of paediatric hematology oncology and bone marrow transplantation make her an invaluable asset to the medical community. She joined MVR Cancer Centre and Research Institute in 2017 and is originally from Ernakulam, Kerala.