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Piyush Gupta

Designation :MD, FNNF, FIAP, FAMS

Language :English, Hindi

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is Professor and Head, Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, and National President, Indian Academy of Pediatrics,2021.

A renowned academician , teacher , researcher , author and editor , he has published more than 250 papers and edited/authored 35 titles including Textbook of Pediatrics (for undergraduates), PG Textbook of Pediatrics, Textbook of Community Medicine, Essential Pediatric Nursing , Emergencies in Pediatrics , Principles of Medical Education, How to Write a Thesis , Severe Acute Malnutrition , and Ghai Essential Pediatrics. He has served as Editor-in-Chief of Indian Pediatrics, official journal of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, for 6 years.

He has been conferred fellowships by the Royal College of Paediatrics, UK; Indian Academy of Pediatrics; National Neonatology Forum, India; National Academy of Medical Sciences, India; and awarded by the American Academy of Pediatrics for his work on micronutrients. His major initiatives include workshops on research methodology and thesis and scientific paper writing; and increasing awareness for practicing rational management of diarrhea and pneumonia in children.

Prof Gupta has served as technical expert/advisor to Government of India, WHO, UNICEF, and ICMR. He has served as the Joint Secretary of South Asia Pediatric Association. He has been awarded more than 25 orations including the prestigious KL Wig Oration by the National Academy of Medical Sciences for his contribution to medical education in India. He has been bestowed with the ‘Teacher of Excellence’ award by the Vice President of India.