Honours and Awards

 

Undergraduate

  • Lentin-Gunnery Biology Prize – Cathedral School, Bombay,1970
  • Centenary Scholarship – Elphinstone College, Bombay, 1972

Graduate

  • First Rank at the final M.B.B.S. Examination for the best overall performance, 1978 – BOMBAY UNIVERSITY
  • First Rank – in Surgery with the only distinction in the subject at the final M.B.B.S. examination, 1978 – BOMBAY UNIVERSITY
  • First Rank – in Gynaecology& Obstetrics with the only distinction in the subject at the final M.B.B.S. examination, 1978 – BOMBAY UNIVERSITY
  • The ChatrubhujJekhete Gold Medal & Prize at the final M.C.P.S. examinationfor the best overall performance, 1978 – COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS, BOMBAY.

Postgraduate

  • The Bombay University Merit Scholarship, 1979-80
  • The Bombay University Merit Scholarship, 1980-81
  • The Bombay University Merit Scholarship, 1981-82
  • The A.C. Talwalkar Prize for the best paper read at the Western Indian Orthopaedic Conference of 1981 on “The Results of Bilateral Harrington Rod Fixation in Fractures of the Dorso-Lumbar Spine with Neurological Deficit”.
  • First Rank at the M.S. (Orth), Final Examination for the best overall performance in Orthopaedics& Traumatology 1982 – UNIVERSITY OF BOMBAY.
  • The International Graduate Fellowship Award of the Rotary International 1982 for a Fellowship at the Institute of Orthopaedics, Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedics Hospital, Oswestry, Shropshire, U.K.
  • Hand and Microsurgical Fellowship – 1983 at the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary and Associated Hospitals, Derby, U.K.
  • The Stanley Johnson Microsurgical Fellowship Award, January 1984 to June 1984 at the Northwick Park Hospital and Clinical Research Centre, Harrow, Middlesex, U.K.
  • Award of the Stanley Johnson Fellowship for the period July 1984 to December 1984.
  • The Norman Roberts Medal /Prize for performance at the M.Ch. Orth. Examinations of 1985. – LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY, U.K.
  • Listed in the “Marquis Who’s Who In The World”, 1998 – till date.
  • Listed in the “Marquis Who’s Who In The World”, 1999 – 16th Edition.
  • Listed in the “Asia/Pacific– Who’s Who” volume 1999
  • On the Editorial Board of “ATHERO-THROMBOSIS UPDATE” – Publication by M/s. Pharmacia UpJohn.
  • Listed in the “Marquis Who’s Who In The World”, 2000 – 17th Edition [Millennium Edition].
  • On the Advisory Board of Editors for “Archives of Orthopaedics” Journal since September 2001.
  • On the Advisory Board of “The Journal of American Medical Association [JAMA] – the Indian Edition since February 2002.
  • On the Advisory Board of the ‘Muscle & Bone Journal’ since July ‘02.
  • On the INDIA VTE FORUM – Advisory Board of SanoffiSynthelabo [I) Limited.
  • On the Editorial Board for the Delhi Journal of Orthopedics.
  • On the Editorial Board panel of the Athero-thrombosis Journal
  • Founder Member of the VETERN Group (Venous Thrombo-Embolism Research Network).
  • Current Vice President and Founder Trustee of ISHK Society (Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons.
  • Honorary Member for Rotary Club of Bombay Queen City,Mumbai 2007-2008.
  • Chairman of the AO India Council – Education and Community Development.
  • Part of Veteran Group for DVT Research.