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Dr Tehemton Udwadia honoured with Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian medicine

New Delhi: Dr Tehemton Erach Udwadia, a renowned medical teacher, noted gastroenterologist and widely regarded as the father of laparoscopic surgery in India, on Thursday received Padma Bhushan, the country’s third highest civilian award, for his contributions to Indian medicine.

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Dr Tehemton Udwadia gets Padma Bhushan; Dr Mukut Minz, Dr Bhakti Yadav, Dr M M Godbole, Dr Devendra Patel, Dr Suniti Solomon get Padma Shree

New Delhi: Dr Tehemton Erach Udwadia, a renowned medical teacher, noted gastroenterologist and widely regarded as the father of laparoscopic surgery in India, has been selected for Padma Bhushan, the country’s third highest civilian award, for his contributions to Indian medicine. He is among the 89 notable personalities to get Padma awards in 2017.

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Dr Ashok Seth honoured with Doctorate of Science by Aligarh Muslim University

New Delhi: Dr Ashok Seth, chairman, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, was honoured with Doctorate of Science by the Aligarh Muslim University at its 63rd Annual Convocation held on February 28.

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Dr V Shanta gets Padma Vibhushan; Padma Bhushan for Dr D Nageshwar Reddy

New Delhi: Cancer specialist Dr Vishwanathan Shanta has been selected for Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian award after Bharat Ratna, while gastroenterologist Dr D Nageshwar Reddy has been named for Padma Bhushan, the country’s third highest civilian award. They are among the 112 notable personalities to get Padma awards in 2016.

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“Government shying away from its responsibilities”

Nobody can have free treatment in the world. It is too much to ask any country to provide free treatment, even developed nations such as US and UK can’t. But they created a system where even the poorest of the population can still have good care.

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Dr Ambrish Mithal conferred Padma Bhushan; Dr Y K Chawla, Dr Yog Raj Sharma receive Padma Shri

New Delhi (IANS): Cinema icons Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan were conferred the Padma Vibhushan — India’s second highest civilian honour — by President Pranab Mukherjee at an investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Wednesday.

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Redefining delivery of healthcare facilities could help develop new model of low cost treatment

Dr Ashok Seth shares his views after being named as a winner of the coveted Padam Bhushan award, in an exclusive interview with India Medical Times.

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Dr Neelam Kler to be conferred with Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi: India’s highest civilian awards, the Padma awards, would be conferred on 127 eminent people, including 27 doctors of modern medicine. They will receive the awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function in New Delhi in March or April, it was announced here on Saturday, on the eve of the 65th Republic Day.

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Dr K K Talwar joins Max Healthcare as Head of Cardiology

New Delhi: Max Healthcare on Wednesday announced the appointment of renowned cardiologist and Padma Bhushan award winner Dr K K Talwar as chairman of its cardiology department.

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Dr Reddy’s Laboratories’ founder Anji Reddy passes away

Hyderabad: Kallam Anji Reddy, the founder chairman of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, passed away on Friday at a hospital here following brief illness. He was 73.

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