Awards and Honours

  • ‘Medical Education and Research Award’ of the Indian Medical Association, for an essay entitled ‘Role of Family Physician in Cancer Control Program’, 1990, Mumbai.
  • ‘Dr N V J Swamy Best Dissertation Award’ for dissertation titled Role of Upper GI Endoscopy in Management of Obstructive Jaundice, 1991, Mumbai
  • ‘Best Paper Award’ for a paper titled ‘Oesophagectomy without Thoracotomy’ presented at the Shirin Mehtaji Competition, 1991, Mumbai
  • ‘Best Paper Prize’ for “Open method of insertion of umbilical cannula” presented to 4th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-surgeons, 2000, Chennai
  • ‘Best Paper Award’ for “Autoclaving as a method of sterilization of laparoscopic instruments: a prospective audit” presented to MASICON 2000, Karad
  • ‘Best Paper Award’ for “Subfascial endoscopic perforator surgery” presented to 4th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-surgeons, 2002, Kolkata
  • ‘Best Video Prize’ for “Laparoscopically assisted enterolithotomy for gallstone ileus” presented to MASICON 2002, Nasik
  • ‘Best Paper Prize’ for a paper titled “Laparoscopic management of complications of ventriculo-peritoneal shunts” presented to the Mid-Term Conference of Neurological Society of India, New Delhi, 2002 (Presented by Dr Surbhi Jain)
  • ‘Best Paper Prize’ for a paper titled “Feasibility and safety of single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute cholecystitis” presented to MASICON 2011, Mumbai, 2011 (Presented by Dr Gaurav Mittal)
  • ‘Best Video Prize’ for a video titled Laparo-endoscopic single-site left adrenalectomy presented to MASICON 2011, Mumbai, 2011 (Presented by Dr Gaurav Mittal)
  • ‘Best video prize’ for a video titled “Laparoscopic Sugarbaker repair of parailesotomy hernia.” Presented to AMASICON 2012, Coimbatore, 2012 (Presented by Dr Ramya Ranjan Behera)
  • ‘Best Paper Prize’ for a paper titled “Laparo-endoscopic single-site adnexal surgery.” Presented to AMASICON 2013, Indore, 2013 (Presented by Dr Hrishikeh Salgaonkar)

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