Prof. Ravi Mehrotra talks about cancer, and how early diagnostic techniques play a pivotal role in cancer prevention.
Prof. Ravi Mehrotra obtained his medical training at the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune followed by M.D. (Pathology) from Moti Lal Nehru Mediceal College University of Allahabad and D.Phil from University of Allahabad. Moreover, he has been awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathology (UK). He did his postdoctoral training at various institutes including Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore and University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. His research interests are focused on the early diagnosis and screening of cancer. He sits on the editorial board of 10 international peer-reviewed medical journals and has published more than 100 papers in his areas of expertise. A winner of many prestigious awards including the prestigious Dr.P.N.Wahi and Dr. Lachman award in cancer prevention, he is also the past President of the Indian Academy of Cytologists. He is a strong believer in early diagnostic techniques in the field of cancer prevention.
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