1st International Ayush conclave of Kerala Februray 15th to 19th 2019 at Kanakakkunnu, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Dr. V P Gangadharan

Sr. Consultant and Head, Department of Medical and Pediatric Oncology,Lakeshore Hospital, Ernakulum

Dr. V. P. Gangadharan started his career as a tutor in Radiotherapy and Medical Oncology at Medical College, Thrissur. He later joined RCC, Trivandrum in 1989 as Asst. Professor & Head of Medical Oncology and established the Medical Oncology Department in RCC, the first of its kind in Kerala. Dr. VPG has underwent Bone Marrow Transplantation Training programme in USA and UK with NCI and WHO fellowships. He also did the first Blood Stem Cell transplantation in Kerala. At present, he is working as Senior Consultant and Head of Medical & Pediatric Oncology at VPS Lakeshore, Welcare Hospital Kochi & Caritas Cancer Centre, Kottayam. Dr. VPG is involved in Academic activities as a teacher in graduate and post graduate training programmes and as examiner of DM Medical Oncology at various Universities in India. He has delivered scientific lectures as invited speaker in over sixty seminars & scientific meetings. Dr. V. P. Gangadharan is actively involved in the mission of educating the public on prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer through various camps and classes, articles in dailies and periodicals and audio-visual media. He has to his credit, over forty publications in national and international Medical and Oncology journals. Has authored chapters in three Medical text books. He is also the peer Reviewer in Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology. JK Practitioner and Annals of Saudi Medicine. Has authored the book titled “Jeevithamenna Athbudham” reflecting his experiences with his patients. He is endowed with over sixty awards by various organizations at state, national and international level honouring his medical excellence and community services.