Friday, February 20, 2009


Dr Ajay Kumar, a city resident who is a senior consultant in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in New Delhi, India has been selected for prestigious Dr B.C. Roy award.
Dr Kumar is a medical graduate from GGS Medical College, Faridkot. After doing his post-graduation in Medicine from PGI, Chandigarh, and post-doctoral training in Gastroenterology at G.B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi, he is currently in Delhi.

After establishing the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mool Chand K.R. hospital, New Delhi, in 1996, he moved on to Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, the premier tertiary-care hospital in India.

This now has developed into the key referral center for therapeutic endoscopy and hepatology services in India and South Asia.

He has more than thirty five publications in the national and international journals. He has made significant contributions to the research in the area of corrosive esophageal strictures and nomenclature of gastric varices.

Dr Ajay Kumar is known for his administrative skills. In addition to many responsibilities, he has been President of Society of GI endoscopy of India and has been its Hony. Secretary for three years


Umesh said...

Congratulations Ajay.
Keep it up.
UC Pandey

Anonymous said...

Heartiest Congratulations and Best Wishes!!!