Dr. Sanjeev Misra
MS, MCh, FRCS (Eng.), FRCS (Glasgow),
FICS, FACS (USA), FAMS, FNASc
Director & CEO
Prof. of Surgical Oncology
I welcome all new students to AIIMS, Gorakhpur.
At the outset, I would like to congratulate both the students and their parents on securing admission to the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Gorakhpur.
Aim High, Strive to be the best however hard be the path. Always remember that you have within you, the strength, the patience and the passion to reach for the stars. You are the future of medical profession.
AIIMS, Gorakhpur aims to be one of the finest institutes of medical education and research. As students, you will get the best possible practical exposure through its multi-speciality and super speciality hospital supported by the finest and state of the art laboratories. Medical education will be imparted by eminent faculty chosen from all over India and abroad.
AIIMS, Gorakhpur will not only make you the finest doctors but also develop your personality as humble and modest human beings with a passion to serve the mankind.
My best wishes to you for a bright and successful career ahead.
Dr. Sanjeev Misra is the Director and CEO of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur. He passed his MBBS from KGMC,Lucknow. He did his MS in General Surgery from KGMC. He has been a sectional Editor of the Oncology Section of Indian Journal of Surgery and Honorary Secretary (2007-2008), Vice President (2011), President Elect (2012) and President (2013) of the Indian Association of Surgical Oncology. He is a Post Graduate teacher recognized by the MCI and NBE and examiner for McH and DNB. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, India, Fellow of American College of Surgeons, USA and Fellow of International College of Surgeons, USA. He has received several International and National awards like, Commonwealth fellowship and International Guest Scholar of American College of Surgeons.
He has been a visiting Professor to King’s College, London, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA, John Hopkins Medical Center, USA, and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA. For his contribution to surgery he was awarded honorary FRCS, England. He was awarded fellowships at MSKCC, New York, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston and Cancer Institute Hospital, Tokyo. He has published extensively and has over 60 published papers and 10 chapters in several International and National Journals. He is an associate editor of Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology and is on Editorial Board of International Journal of Surgical Oncology. He is a member of the Executive committee of Asian Clinical Oncology Society. He has delivered various guest lectures and orations in International and National conferences. He is the founder member of Indian Breast Group and Indian Liver Group. He is also a member of Indian Council of Medical Research Committees on Gall Bladder Cancer and Soft Tissue Sarcoma. He has been involved with Medical Education and is dedicated to the teaching, training and practice of surgery and its growth for close to two decades.