Fellowship & Membership
Member- AROI, IAPC, ISO, ESTRO, FHNO, IMA
Field of Expertise
Head & Neck Cancer, GI Malignancies, Sarcomas, Thoracic Malignancy, CNS Tumors, Palliative & Supportive Care.
Awards & Achievements
Editor, Textbook of Radiation Oncology: Principles and Practice, B.I. Churchill Livingstone, Delhi, 2000 and Elsevier, 2003
Life time achievement award (Foundation for Head Neck Oncology)
Fellowship, MacMillan – WHO Palliative Care Course, Oxford, U.K. 1993.
Appointed as National Faculty for Indian Association of Palliative Care(IAPC) course, Institute of Palliative Medicine, Calicut, India,2008-till present
Appointed as Expert by European Commission (Brussels, Belgium) for the Framework-FP7-Cancer Area Research Programme-2010, for 27 EC countries.
Expert research investigator for IAEA (Health Division), Vienna, Austria,2010-2013
Vocational Service Award, Rotary International, Delhi, 1993-94.
Member, Executive Committee of AROI (1990-92, 1994-96) and Founder Member and Executive Committee, Indian Association of Palliative Care (1994-1999).
Member of Indian Society of Oncology and Indian College of Radiation Oncology.
Biographical Sketch NOMINATED in Who’s Who in the World, Marquis Who’s Who (USA) 15th Edition, 1998, & 18th Edition, 2001, and Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care, 3rd Edition, 2000-2001.
Dr. J.M. Pinto-Best Paper Award, Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI), 1989.
Secretary of Karnataka Chapter (1990-92) and Northern Chapter (1994-96), AROI.