Republic Day India — Congrats to Padma Awardees in the field of Medicine!
Padma Awards were instituted in the year 1954 and are announced on Republic Day each year, in India. The award is given in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.
The award seeks to recognize work of any distinction and is given for distinguished and exceptional achievements/service in all fields of activities/disciplines, such as Art, Literature and Education, Sports, Medicine, Social Work, Science and Engineering, Public Affairs, Civil Service, Trade and Industry etc.
Congrats to all awardees in the field of health and medicine.
Prof D Nageshwar Reddy — Medicine-Gastroenterology — Telanga
Dr Mannam Gopi Chand — Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery — Telangana
Prof Ravi Kant — Medicine-Surgery — Uttar Pradesh
Prof Ram Harsh Singh — Medicine- Ayurveda — Uttar Pradesh
Prof Shiv Narain Kureel — Medicine- Paediatric Surgery — Uttar Pradesh
Dr Sabya Sachi Sarkar — Medicine -Radiology — Uttar Pradesh
Dr Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale — Medicine-Cardiac Surgery — Andhra Pradesh
Prof TK Lahiri — Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery — Uttar Pradesh
Dr Praveen Chandra — Medicine-Cardiology — Delhi
Prof (Dr) Daljeet Singh Gambhir — Medicine-Cardiology — Uttar Pradesh
Dr Chandrasekar Shesadri Thoguluva — Medicine-Gastroenterology — Tamil Nadu
Dr (Mrs) Anil Kumari Malhotra — Medicine-Homeopathy — Delhi
Prof MV Padma Srivastava — Medicine-Neurology — Delhi
Dr Sudhir V Shah — Medicine-Neurology — Gujarat
Dr MM Joshi — Medicine-Ophthalmology — Karnataka
Prof (Dr) John Ebnezar — Medicine-Orthopaedic Surgery — Karnataka
Dr Nayudamma Yarlagadda — Medicine-Paediatric Surgery — Andhra Pradesh
Wikipedia / Times of India