Comprehensive List of Awards

  1. Awarded the ‘CNS-CSNS young neurosurgeon of the year’ award by the American Congress of Neurological surgeons (CNS) at the annual CNS meeting in September 2008 at San Diego, USA.
  2. Recieved best poster award for study titled ‘Outcome in Head Injured patients: Indian Experience’ at the annual NSI conference held at Jaipur in December 2009
  3. Recieved best paper award for co-authoring the study titled ‘Changes in ICP following response checking and suctioning in neurosurgical intensive care unit’ at ‘Trauma 2009’ International congress & second annual conference of ISTAC, JPN Apex trauma centre, AIIMS, New Delhi 12-15 November, 2009
  4. Recieved second best paper award for co-authoring the study titled ‘Does PEEP effect central venous pressure in mechanically ventilated patients?’ at ‘Trauma 2009’ International congress & second annual conference of ISTAC, JPN Apex trauma centre, AIIMS, New Delhi 12-15 November, 2009
  5. Recieved third best paper award for co-authoring the study titled ‘To assess the effect of camera survelliance in improving compliance with handwashing practices in the ICU setting’ at ‘Trauma 2009’ International congress & second annual conference of ISTAC, JPN Apex trauma centre, AIIMS, New Delhi 12-15 November, 2009
  6. Recieved third best paper award for co-authoring the study titled ‘Foley’s catheter or external condom catheter-which is better in bed-ridden head injured male patients’ at ‘Trauma 2009’ International congress & second annual conference of ISTAC, JPN Apex trauma centre, AIIMS, New Delhi 12-15 November, 2009
  7. Recieved best paper award for co-authoring the study titled ‘Effect of PEEP on CVP in ventilated patients’ at DNACON, AIIMS, New Delhi 7-8 February, 2009
  8. Awarded the AANS travelling fellowship to attend the annual CNS meeting in New Orleans 23-29 October 2009 and present the study titled ‘Computerisation in developing countries’
  9. Awarded the AK Banerjee award for best paper in Neurotrauma for the study titled ‘CSF lactate with CSF sugar compared with conventional CSF analysis in suspected postoperative meningitis: A prospective controlled study’ at Trauma 2008, New Delhi,India 29-30 Nov 2008
  10. Awarded the AK Banerjee award for best paper in Neurotrauma for the study titled ‘Papilloedema as a non-invasive marker for raised intra-cranial pressure post decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe head injury’ at Trauma 2008, New Delhi,India 29-30 Nov 2008.
  11. Awarded the ‘VS Mehta award for best research in cranio-spinal trauma’ for the sudy titled ‘ Leukocytosis after routine cranial surgery: A potential marker for brain damage in intracranial surgery’ at Trauma 2008, New Delhi,India 29-30 Nov 2008
  12. Recieved the ‘best paper’ award for co-authoring paper titled ‘Novel biochemical markers for diagnosing postoperative meningitis’ at the annual conference of Indian society of pediatric neurosurgery, held at Cahndigarh, India from Nov 3-5, 2007
  13. Recieved 2nd best research paper award for the paper titled ‘Image guided in pituitary adenomas-luxury or neccesity?’ at the annual conference of the skull base society of India, held at New Delhi from Oct 14-17, 2007.
  14. Recieved ‘best paper’ award for co-authoring paper titled ‘Safety and feasibility of convention enhanced intratumoral immunotherapy in recurrent high grade gliomas: initial experience in 17 cases’ at the 4th South Asian Neurosurgical Congress (SANC) held at New Delhi, India from 15-18 February, 2007.
  15. Received the ‘Herbert Krause Gold medal in Neuro-oncology’ for co-authoring the paper titled ‘Role of Gamma-Knife in Glomus Jugulare tumors’ at the annual conference of NSI held at Madurai, India from 20-24 December 2006.
  16. Awarded the prestigious ISPN scholarship for presenting research titled ‘Complex split-cord malformations-the untold story’ at the annual ISPN meeting in September 2006 at Taipei, Taiwan
  17. Awarded ‘Gold Medal’ for best paper titled’ Have cranio-vertebral junction anomalies been overlooked as a cause of vertebro-basilar insufficiency’ presented at the annual ISCIS conference held in March 2006 at New Delhi, India
  18. Best paper award in the poster category for the paper titled Postconcussion syndrome in the pediatric population- is medial temporal damage responsible? A prospective controlled study at the Annual Meeting of the Neurotrauma Society of India, Sept 2004, Ludhiana, India
  19. Second best paper award in the poster category for the paper titled ‘Endovascular balloon occlusion in traumatic carotico-cavernous fistula: a 17 year experience’ at the Annual Meeting of the Neurotrauma Society of India, Sept 2004, Ludhiana, India.
  20. Awarded the ‘Indian National Science Academy’ and the ‘Department of Science and Technology’ traveling fellowship to attend the 5th World Stroke Congress, June 23-26, 2004, Vancouver, Canada, and present the paper titled ‘Vertebrobasilar ischaemia in CVJ anomalies’.
  21. Awarded the CSIR international traveling fellowship to attend the annual conference of the International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Sept 14th-18th 2003, Monaco, Europe, and present the paper titled ‘Postconcussion Syndrome In The Pediatric Population- Is Medial Temporal Damage Responsible? A Prospective Controlled Study’.
  22. ‘Best presentation award’ for the paper co-authored and titled ‘99mTc-ecd brain SPECT in mild traumatic brain injury- a prospective study’ presented at the 50th annual meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine in New Orleans, USA in July 2003.
  23. Awarded the NSI traveling fellowship to attend the 49th annual conference of the neurological society of India, December 2002, Kochi, India and present the paper titled ‘Role Of Piracetam In Post-Concussion Syndrome –A Prospective Randomized Study’.
  24. Awarded the Indian society of pediatric neurosurgery traveling fellowship to attend the Eleventh annual conference of pediatric neurosurgery Oct 2001, Nagpur, India and present a paper titled ‘Profile Of Pediatric Brain Abscesses Over A Five Year Period’.
  25. Received 2nd prize for paper titled ‘Role of ranitidine as an immunomodulater in surgical patients-a double blinded randomized controlled trial’ presented at the annual conference of the Delhi chapter of association of surgeons of India in 1993.