Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jan 18:
Senior nephrologist and Director of KIMS & Pradyumna Bal Memorial Hospital, Dr SC Dash, has been awarded with prestigious ‘JCM Shastry Memorial Oration’ to be delivered during 46th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN) in a programmed held in Bangalore recently.
Dr Dash is currently one of the senior most nephrologists of India. He has many laurels to his credit. He has been the Professor & HOD of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplant Medicine at AIIMS, New Delhi for 31 years. He has more than 250 scientific publications, 100 of which are international journals. He was the former president of ISN & Founder President of Nephrology-Urology & Transplant Society of SAARC Nations (NUTS of SAARC) in 1995. He is the Founder of Northern Chapter of ISN & current founder president of Indian Academy of Nephrology. Besides, he is recipient of several prestigious orations including RN Tagore Oration from Association of Physicians of India. He has been invited by several universities in UK, USA, and Japan to deliver guest lectures.
Recently he was elected as the “International Educational Ambassador in the field of Nephrology” by the International Educational Program Committee (EAP) at Johannesburg, South Africa.