Dr. (Prof) Santanu Chaudhuri

Chairman, Centre of Excellence for Oncology (Cancer)

MBBS, DMRT, DNB, MD (Tata Memorial Hospital), PGDHA, M.Phil & CPC (Stanford University)

Trained in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, he is a widely acclaimed radiation oncologist who has worked in India and abroad. As an eminent academician and teacher, he has several original contributions in his field.

Experience: Close to 30 years of national & international experience

  • Former Director and HOD Radiation Oncology, Regional Cancer Hospital, Nagpur
  • Consultant, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
  • Part of Visiting Professor Programme – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
  • Part of Visiting Professor Programme – Austin Hospital, Radiation Oncology Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Visiting fellowships at Christie Hospital Manchester, U.K., University Hospital Frankfurt, Germany, Willium Beaumont Hospital, Michigan, USA and many international sites
  • Nearly 150 national and international publications

Accomplishments / Awards / Accolades

  • Steering Committee Member – Indian Comprehensive Cancer Network ( ICCN) for national cancer protocol formulation
  • Invited member of the committee working on development of indigenous Teletherapy machines in India by Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India
  • Elected Vice President, December – 2004, Association of Radiation Oncologists of India
  • Recipient of ‘VIKAS RATNA SHIROMANI AWARD’ , Indian Achievers Award  For  Health Excellence, AtishDipankar Gold Medal, Mother Teressa Gold Medal, Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award
  • UICC scholar in World Cancer Congress 2006, in Washington DC, USA
  • Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Steering committee member for the Task Force on review of guidelines for management of cancers
  • Certificate of appreciation from UICC Geneva in 2007 for contribution in field of Global Cancer Control Committee

Memberships – National & International

  • Life Member of Association of Radiation Oncologist of India
  • Life Member of ICON – Indian Comprehensive Oncology Network
  • Life Member of Indo – American Cancer Association
  • Member of American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Member of American Society of Radiation Oncology
  • Member of Society of Neuro – Oncology (USA)
  • Member of Global Cancer Control Committee UICC Geneva
  • Member of European Society of Medical Oncology