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NATIONAL FACULTY

Abhijit Dam
MBBS, MD (AIIMS), Cert. Pall.Med.(Poland), FIPP,
Diploma in Pall Med, Cardiff, MSc in Pall. Med, Indian Fellowship in Pall Med,
Certification in Advanced Vedanta, 2012
Fellowship in Successful Ageing, Stanford University, 2013
Contemplative & End of life course, USA, 2013
National Faculty, Indian Association of Palliative Care
Medical Director, KOSISH-the hospice, Rural Jharkhand
Pioneering the cause of palliative care in Jharkhand & adjoining West Bengal since 2006. Established the first Long term care facility for the Elderly & Terminally ill in rural setting.

Adinarayanan
MBBS, DA, DNB, BCCPM, MNAMS
Additional Professor and Consultant
Anesthesiologist, JIPMER, Pondicherry
Co Faculty for the Palliative clinic at regional
cancer centre, JIPMER, Pondicherry

Ajay Gogia
Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology,
DR BRA IRCH AIIMS, New Delhi

Akram Lal
Founder President of IAPC
Former HOD of Department of Anesthesiology, IMS BHU.
He has also been the past president of ISA 

Alok Mathur
Addl. Deputy Director General,
Directorate General of Health Services,
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi

Alice Stella Verginia
RN, RM, BCCPN, NFPN
Ex Army Nursing Officer
Senior Nurse at Tubruk Hospital, Libya
Senior and Incharge Nurse At Royal Hospital Oman
Nurse Incharge and Faculty in Pain And Palliative Care, Govt Medical College Calicut

Amanpreet Kaur
Ph. D. Scholar in the Department of Clinical Psychology, NIMHANS, Bangalore

Anil Paleri
Palliative care physician,
Clinical Director, Palliative Care Society, Kozhikode, Kerala
Consultant, Palliative Medicine
Member, Board of Trustees, Worldwide Hospice Palliative Care Alliance

Anju Gupta
MBBS, MD, DNB, IDRA, MNAMS, PGCCHM, CEPC
 IDRA ( Indian Diploma in Regional Anesthesia)
Certified ACLS and ATLS Instructor
Assistant professor (Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care)
VMMC and associated Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India


Anju Mathew
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry, Government Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala
Executive Committee member of Kerala State Branch of Indian Psychiatric Society

Anjum Khan Joad
MD, DNB
Established the state’s first Comprehensive Palliative Care Centre in Bhagwan Mahaveer Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in Jaipur, India, 1997
Leader, International Palliative Care Leadership Development Initiative, The Institute for Palliative Medicine, USA, 2012-2013
  Graduate Certificate in Health  Flinders University, Australia, 2007
Cancer Pain Management - University of Sydney, Australia, 2003


Ann Thyle
Senior Consultant
Palliative care
Dehradun
Uttarakhand

Arif Ahmed
MD, FPM (Singapore), iSAGE (Stanford)
Consultant, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 
Columbia Asia Hospital, Palam Vihar, Gurgaon

Athma Prasanna
Director
Department of Pain Medicine, SSCHRC, Bangalore, India

Charu Singh
Professor, Department of anesthesiology
Head, Department of Palliative Medicine
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Ponekkara, Cochin

Chitra Venkateswaran
MD
Professor in Psychiatry
Consultant in Psycho Oncology, Department of Oncology and Palliative Care
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India
Clinical Director, Mehac Foundation
Member, Board of Directors, International Association of Hospice and Palliative Care​
Honorary Senior Research fellow, Hull Medical School, UK

Chakrapani Vasudevan
Consultant Neonatologist, Neonatal Unit,
Bradford Royal Infirmary, Yorkshire, UK

Deepa Khurana
MBBS, MD ( Anesthesia), CCEPM,
iSAGE- FELLOWSHIP( Stanford)
Specialist Anesthesia
DDU Hospital, New Delhi

Dinesh Goswami
MD
Founder Secretary of Guwahati Pain & Palliative Care Society,
Guwahati, India.
Recipient of Leadership Fellowship in Palliative Care.
Past Secretary of IAPC during 2005-2008

Ekta Dhamija
Assistant Professor, Radiodiagnosis
BRA-IRCH, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Special Interest: Onco-Radiology

Ganapathy KV
M. Sc., M.B.A,
Clinical Psychologist, CEO, JASCAP, Mumbai and Volunteer with the Department of Palliative Medicine, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
Masters in human resource management – Tata Institute of social sciences, Mumbai.
 Masters in clinical psychology - Madras school of social work, India
 Diploma in counseling psychology - Xaviers institute of management, Mumbai  
Currently pursuing Phd. In Adolescent Psychology, with patients in Adult Hemato oncology of Tata Memorial Hospital

Gaurav Nirwani Goyal
PMBBS,MD
CCEPC-AIIMS
Fellow ISSP-BHU
NFPM-IPM
Senior Consultant and Interventional Pain Management Specialist

Gayatri Palat
Program Director, Palliative Care Access Program (PAX)- India,
International Network for Cancer Treatment and Research (www.inctr.org)
Consultant, Pain and Palliative Medicine, MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Center, Hyderabad, India
Member, Board of Directors, International Association of Hospice and Palliative Care (www.hospicecare.org)

Geeta Joshi
MMBBS, DA, MD, PGDHHM
Director, Professor & Head, Department of Palliative Medicine, Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute,
B J Medical College, Ahmedabad

GK Rath
Professor, Department Of Radiotherapy
Chief, Dr. BRAIRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi

GP Dureja

Director/Professor
Director, Delhi Pain Management Centre, New Delhi
Six Pain Centres in Delhi and NCR
Past-Professor AIIMS New Delhi
217 Publications/Chapters in books
7 books written Advanced Interventions and Neuropathic Pain

Hanife MacGamwell
RN, BSN, MSC  MTCM, PHN, CHPN
Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Care 
Nurse Specialist
Honorary Nursing Advisor for CanKids India, JivDaya Foundation, Cipla Hospice and Training Center
Guest Faculty, Pallium India, 
ELNEC USA, India Coordinator/Instructor

Harmala Gupta

Founder-President, Can Support
Founder-President, Cancer Care India (CACI)
Member of governing board of the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Delhi
Fellow of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) in Geneva 

Jayeeta Chowdhury
Masters in Public Health, Royal Tropical Institute, Vrije University, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Masters in Sociology, Delhi School of Economics
Humanitarian Response Intensive Course, Harvard University
Senior Program Officer - Health, ‎Tata Trusts

Jayita Deodhar
MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), Diploma in Psychological Medicine, D.N.B (Psychiatry), Diploma in Mental Health (UK), MRCPsych (UK)
Associate Professor & Phy (Psychiatry), Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 
Areas of work – Psycho-oncology and palliative care, psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioural therapy, psychiatric aspects in cancer & psych-oncology, socio-cultural aspects of symptom presentation and management

Jean Jacob
Pediatric and adult palliative care departments,
MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Center, Hyderabad

KB Linge Gowda
Director, Kidwai Cancer Institute  
Professor, Dept of Palliative Medicine
Member: Research group of APHN representing India
Area of Interest: Cancer Pain & Palliative care

KM Noordeen
Established Alpha Palliative Care
(formerly known as Alpha Pain Clinic) in 2004.
Established the first Rubber Factory of UAE, called Ocean Rubber Factory
With 2 Hospices and 16 Link Centres,  Alpha Palliative care is providing palliative home care to 5500 people

Komal Kashyap
BPT, MPT (Physiotherapist)
Pursuing Ph.D. in Palliative Care, AIIMS Delhi
Area of interest
Rehabilitation of cancer patients With palliative care needs

Lulu Mathews
MBBS, MD (Paediatrics), NFPM, PG Dip. Palliative Medicine (Cardiff Univ)
Program Director, Academics, IPM, Kozhikode
Academic Coordinator, NFPM
Chairperson, Board of Examiners, IAPC
HOD (Retd), Dept of Paediatrics, Government Medical College, Kozhikode

Madhura Bhatwadekar
Medical and Psychiatric Social Worker by training (TISS)
Ex -Head of Social Work Department - Cipla Palliative Care and Training Centre
Currently Psychosocial Support Director - Simpatico Palliative Connect

Mahendra Sharma
Professor & Former Head,
  Department of Clinical Psychology and Head,
Behavioral Medicine Unit, NIMHANS, Bangalore
Member of Expert Committee on Clinical Psychology of Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)

Manjiri Dighe
Medical Director, Cipla Palliative Care Centre, Pune

Mary Ann Muckaden
MD (Radiation Oncology)
Master of Science  (Palliative Medicine, Cardiff,UK)
Professor, Department of Palliative Medicine Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India
Past-Chairperson, International Children's Palliative Care Network, President,
Indian Association of Palliative Care

Mayank Gupta
MBBS (Gold Medalist), MD, FIPM, CCEPM
National Fellowship in Palliative Medicine
Assistant Professor, Consultant Pain and palliative Care Department of Anaesthesia, ICU and Pain care SGRRIM&HS, SMIH, Dehradun,
Uttarakhand-248001, India
Editorial Board: "Indian Journal of Palliative Care"
(PUB MED) Section Editor: "Journal of Recent Advances in Pain"

Megha Pruthi
MBBS, MD, DNB, MNAMS, CCEPC
FIPM, PG Dip Pall Med (UK)
Consultant Pain medicine and Palliative Care
Venkateshwar Hospital, Delhi, India

Mona Rai
Sneha anchal palliative care centre, Maharashtra

Nagesh Simha
MS (Gen Surg), M Sc Palliative Medicine, FRCP Lon (Hon), Palliative Medicine
Medical Director, Karunashraya Hospice, Bangalore
Activities and Societies: President, Indian Association of Palliative Care

Naveen Salins
Associate Professor,
Department of Palliative Medicine
Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
Editor, Indian Journal of Palliative Care
Editor, Indian Journal of Palliative Care 
Director, EPEC India Program
Honorary Tutor,  School of Medicine, Cardiff University UK

Neelam Kler
HOD, Neonatology Department, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi

Neerja Bharti
PGIMER, Chandigarh

Nimisha Verma
Assistant Professor 
Consultant Anesthesiologist and Interventional Pain Physician Institute of Medical Sciences,
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
Post Doctoral Certificate Course in Pain and Palliative Care from BHU in 2008-9 and presently I m  a faculty in the Division of Pain and Palliative Care of the Department of Anesthesiology.

Nirmal Kumar
M.P.T, B.P.T
Physiotherapist
Department of Onco-Anaesthesia and Palliative Medicine
Dr. B.R.A IRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi
Part of the palliative care team under the guidance of Dr. Sushma Bhatnagar, since1997

Nishkarsh Gupta
MD, DNB, MNAMS - Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology,
Dr BRAIRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi-110029, India

P Ramkumar
Senior Consultant
Pain & Palliative Medicine
Aster Medicity, Kochi, Kerala
PG Diploma in Medicine (Palliative Care) Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia

PG Hariprasad
Additional Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, SAT Hospital,
Govt medical college, Trivandrum

Prince John
Head home care
Cipla Palliative Care and Training Centre, Pune, Maharashtra

Priyadarshini Kulkarni
Fellow National Cancer Centre, Singapore
APHN Diploma in Palliative Care
Fellow Leadership Development Initiative, San Diego Hospice, USA
Fellow, Pain and Policy Studies group, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Medical Director, Simpatico Palliative Connect
 Ex - Secretary, Indian Association of Palliative Care
Board member, Worldwide  Hospice Palliative Care Alliance

Priyanka Gandhi
M.P.T, B.P.T
Physiotherapist
Department of Surgical Oncology
Dr. B.R.A IRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi
Part of surgical oncology team since 2009
Attended various seminars and workshops on lymphedema
Certificate course in Essentials of Palliative Care at Department of Onco- Anesthesia and Palliative Medicine, Dr B.R.A IRCH, AIIMS in 2010 

Poonam Bagai
Founder President of the CanKids
Vice Chairperson of Pallium India, Joint Secretary Indian Cancer Society, Delhi Branch and Member Cancer Sahyog
Cancer Survivor, Advocate and Philanthropist
In 2015 was awarded by the Indian Academy of Pediatrics awarded her for yeoman services to child health in India.

Rajam Iyer
MD, DNB, MRCP
Masters in Respiratory Medicine
Trained in the basics of palliative care and practice end of life care in chronic end stage respiratory diseases
Palliative care services in end stage lung disease, The Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai

Randeep Guleria
M.B.B.S, M.D, DM
Director, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine & Sleep Disorders, AIIMS
Prestigious “Padma Shri” Award in 2015 by the President of India
Dr. B.C. Roy Award in the category Eminent Medical Person” for the year 2014  

Raghavendra Ramanjulu
MD, DNB, FIP (ISSP)
Fellowship in Pain Medicine (Singapore)
Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice (USA)
Dip. Pall. Med. (Cardiff UK)
Director, ReLeaf Pain Services, Consultant, Pain & Palliative Care,Cytecare Hospital,
Joint Secy. ISSP. Karnataka Chapter

Raghavendra Rao
BNYS, PhD
Presently Senior Scientist, Clinical Research and Head CAM Program
GM, Clinical Excellence for HCG Group of Hospitals
Bachelor’s degree in Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences
Several research projects in Rheumatoid arthritis, Prediabetes, Diabetes, CVD risk prevention using both yoga and naturopathy interventions at Swami Vivekananda Yoga University, MS Ramaiah Hospital, HCG Bangalore Institute of Oncology

Raghu Sudarshan Thota
MD (Anaesthesia); MNAMS; Fellowship in Pain Management (Singapore) Associate Professor, Executive body member ISSP (National), ISA (Mumbai) & AIDAA (Mumbai), Coordinator Cancer Pain SIG Department of Anaesthesiology, Critical care and Pain Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India. Org. Secretary: ECAP 2017
Executive body member ISSP (National), ISA (Mumbai) & AIDAA (Mumbai)
Coordinator Cancer Pain SIG

Rajeshwari Subramaniam
MBBS, MD
Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology, pain medicine & critical care, AIIMS,New Delhi
Achievements:Organized ‘ISACON-Delhi’ in April 2016
Organized:1st National & International ‘Symposium on Endocrine Anesthesia’ 2013
Authored 8 chapters & Text Book ‘Primer of Anesthesia’ 2008
Editor ISA newsletter 2001-2002 and Reviewer for Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology & Indian Journal of Anaesthesia

Ravinder Mohan
M.B.B.S.
Flinders’ University Course in Palliative
Medicine
Head Knowledge Training Education & Research at Can Support, New Delhi

Rakesh Garg
MD, DNB, PGCCHM, MNAMS, CCEPC
Fellowship in Palliative Medicine
Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care, Pain and Palliative Care;
Dr BRAIRCH, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Rakesh Lal
MBBS, MD (Psychological Medicine)
Officer Incharge of the National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre, AIIMS
Chief area of interest-Adult substance use, alcohol abuse, co-occuring disorders and capacity building

Raman Kumar
President 
Academy of Family Physicians of India

Republica Sridhar
Founder and Managing Trustee
RMD Pain and Palliative care Trust

Roop Gursahani
MD, DM
Consultant Neurologist & Epileptologist
P.D.Hinduja National Hospital
Office: 2101, Hinduja Clinic, Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai

Rumana Hamied
CEO of Cipla Foundation
Film producer-Internationally acclaimed documentary film, ‘Fire in the Blood’

Sachidanand Jee Bharati
MBBS, MD, DM
Associate Professor of Oncoanaesthesiology & Palliative Medicine, DR BRAIRCH, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Sandeep Babbar
M.P.T , B.P.T
Physiotherapist
Department of Onco- Anaesthesia and Palliative Care,
Dr B.R.A.IRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi
Gold Medal in B.P.T. and M.P.T., Working in palliative care setup for last 7 years
Certificate Course in Essentials of Palliative Care at Department of Onco Anaesthesia, Dr. B. R. A. IRCH, AIIMS in 2010

Sandip Mukhopadhyay
Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology
Burdwan Medical College, West Bengal
Coordinator of the Pharmacovigilance Center of Burdwan Medical College
National Fellowship in Palliative Medicine (NFPM)

Sanghamitra Bora
MD, CCPPM (Pallium India), CCEPC (IAPC)
Diploma in Palliative Medicine,Cardiff University, UK.
Diploma in Family Medicine, Medvarsity, RCGP, U.K

Sundeep Salvi
MD, DNB, DTCD Respiratory Medicine,
PhD Clinical Medicine
FCCP, FICS Respiratory Medicine, FRCP Medicine

Sanjay Thulkar
Professor of Radiology
Dr BR Ambedkar Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Areas of interest: Cancer Radiology, especially breast, head and neck and gynecological imaging,
Non-vascular interventional radiology, pain management

Santosh Chaturvedi
Professor, Psychiatry, NIMHANS
Fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK
DLN Moorthy Rao Oration Award of the Indian Psychiatric Society

Saraswathi Devi
Professor & Head
Dept of Anaesthesiology & Pain Relief
Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru
    Past president of Indian association of Palliative care

Saurabh Joshi
MBBS, DNB(Anesthesiology), MNAMS,CCEPC,FIPM
Consultant Palliative Medicine
Max Superspeciality Hospital, Saket, Delhi
Pursuing MSc in Palliative Medicine from Cardiff University, United Kingdom

Savita Butola
MBBS, CCEPC, NFPM, PG Dip. (Maternal & Child Health),
PG Dip. (Health & Hospital Administration), Diploma (Palliative Medicine, Cardiff, UK)
Chief Medical Officer (Selection Grade), Composite Hospital, Border Security Force, Jalandhar Cantt (Pb)
Started palliative care in Border Security Force

Seema Mishra
Professor
Department of Onco-Anaesthesia & Palliative Medicine
Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Shalini Achra
DM  Addiction Psychiatry, AIIMS, Delhi
Area of interest-Opioid addiction

Shiv Pratap Singh Rana
MD, FIPP (USA)
Fellowship Pain Medicine (Singapore)
Diploma Palliative Medicine (Cardiff, UK)
Senior Consultant and Head, Dept of Pain and Palliative Medicine, Fortis Hospital, Noida
Director Dardsatya Foundation, Palliative Care services
Director, Relief Pain Centres

Shoba Nair
MD; MRCP; MSc (Palliative Care)
Associate Professor, Palliative Medicine and
Medical Education St John's Medical College Hospital, Bangalore

Shrikant Atreya
MBBS, MD (Community Medicine), Post Doctoral Fellowship (Palliative Medicine), ICRETT fellowship (Uganda)
Consultant, Palliative Medicine, Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata
Committee member, Maharashtra Palliative Care Policy

Shveta Seth
Physiotherapist
Department of Onco-Anaesthesia and
Palliative Medicin, Dr. B.R.A IRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi

Stanley C Macaden
Professor, Psychiatry, NIMHANS
Fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK
DLN Moorthy Rao Oration Award of the Indian Psychiatric Society

Sukanya Mitra
M.D., MAMS
Pain Research Fellowship, Yale University, USA
Professor, Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh
Rukmani Pandit Award, Kop’s Award, WFSA Scholarship

Sukdev Nayak
M.D. (Anaesthesiology)
MSc. (Palliative Medicine),
Cardiff University, UK

Surbhi Bhagat
Pain management consultant 
G Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital Coimbatore
M.D. Anaesthesia - LTMMC Mumbai
Fellowships: Intensive care – Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Trust Hospital, UK
Ultrasound guided, Regional anaesthesia and pain - Royal Derby Hospital, UK

Sushma Bhatnagar
Professor & Head
Department of Onco-Anaesthesia & Palliative Medicine
Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

 

Syed Mehmood Ahmad
Associate consultant
Department of anaesthesiology and pain management
Max superspecialty hospital, Saket, New Delhi

Tej Prakash
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, AIIMS

Tulika Seth
Associate Consultant
Additional Professor Hematology
AIIMS, New Delhi

Vanita Ahuja
MD
Associate Professor,
Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, GMCH, Chandigarh
IASP-ISSP Multidisciplinary Evidence Based Pain Management program 2017
Areas of interest: Chronic pain, Ultrasound guided regional blocks

Vikas Gogia
Clinical Associate,
Department of Anaesthesiology, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
Area of interest:Innovative use of regional analgesia techniques for patients with multiple comorbid conditions,
Use of glossopharyngeal nerve radiofrequency ablation for pain management in patients with oropharyngeal cancers

Vinod Kumar
Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care,
Pain and Palliative Care; Dr BRAIRCH,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Veronique Dinand
M.D. Pediatrics, Ph.D.
Professor, GRIPMER Senior Consultant Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Rajender Nagar New Delhi