List of the Awardees for ICMR Awards and Prizes for the year 1998.  
(Click Scientist name to see Citations)

1. BASANTI DEVI AMIR CHAND PRIZE (for 1999) 
 

Dr.V. Mohan,
Director,           
Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, 
Gopalalpuram,    

CHENNAI.         

 

 DIABETOLOGY

(Natural history of diabetes in Indians with special relevance to the prevalence & risk factors for complications of diabetes.)

 

2

DR. P.N. RAJU ORATION AWARD
 

Dr.Jagjit S.Saini,
Additonal Professor,       
Department of Ophthalmology,
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research,
CHANDIGARH.

 

OPHTHALMOLOGY

(Corneal endothelium : functional evaluation in clinical practice.)

 

3.

SANDOZ ORATION AWARD
 


Dr.B.K. Sharma,       
Deputy Director,
Institute For Cytology & Preventive Oncology

NEW DELHI.

 

Cancer Research.
4

DR.M.K. SESHADRI  PRIZE.
 

Dr.Rajesh Kumar      
Professor & Head,
Department of Community Medicine, 
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research,
CHANDIGARH.

 

Community Medicine.
5.

ICMR PRIZE FOR  BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH  FOR SCIENTISTS  BELONGING TO UNDER- PRIVILEGED COMMUNITY
 

Dr.G.K. Pal, 
Associate Professor,           
Department of Physiology, 
Jawaharlal Institute for Postgraudate
Medical Education & Research, 
PONDICHERRY

 

Neurophysiology.
6.

ICMR PRIZE FOR BIO-MEDICAL RESEARCH CONDUCTED IN  UNDER-DEVELOPED AREAS
 

Dr.Ravindran Ankathil,                     
Associate Professor      
 
Division of Cancer Research         
Regional Cancer  Centre,                      
 
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

 

CANCER RESEARCH
(Role of investigative cytogenetics and  genetic counselling
services in the health management of genetically disabled patients and  leukaemic patients in Kerala.)

7.

PROF. B.K. AIKAT ORATION AWARD
                 
          

Dr.S.C. Parija,
Professor & Head,          
 
Department of Microbiology,
 
Jawaharlal Institute
for Postgraudate Medical Education & Research,  
PONDICHERRY
  

TROPICAL MEDICINE  

(Diagnosis & Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases.)

 

8.

DR.VIDYA SAGAR AWARD
 


Dr.S.K.Chaturvedi,   
Additional Professor,      
 
Department of Psychiatry, 
 
National Institute of
Mental Health and Neurosciences,  
BANGALORE.
  

MENTAL HEALTH

(Quality of life in health & Diseases.)

 

9.

AMRUT MODY UNICHEM PRIZE (NEUROLOGY)
 

Dr.P. Satishchandra, 
Professor,  
Department of Neurology
 
National Institute of
Mental Health and Neurosciences,  
BANGALORE.
   

NEUROLOGY

(Research in Epilepsy.)  

10.

PROF.SURINDAR MOHAN MARWAH AWARD 
 

Dr.A.B.Dey,                
Additional Professor,       
 
Department of Medicine
 
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
 
NEW DELHI.
   

GERIATRICS

(Geriatric Medicine.)

 

11.

SHAKUNTALA AMIR CHAND PRIZE 
 

  1. Dr.R.K. Dhiman,         
    Associate Professor          
     
    Department of Hepatology            
     
    Postgraudate Institute
    of Medical Education and Research,  
    CHANDIGARH.

HEPATOLOGY

(Prognostic evaluation of early indicators in fulminant hepatic failure by multivariate.)

 

  1. Dr.Amita Aggarwal,
    Assistant Professor,  
    Department of Immunology,
     
    Sanjay Gandhi Post
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences,
    LUCKNOW.

 

IMMUNOLOGY

(Auto-immune rheumatic diseases.)

 

12.

TILAK VENKOBA RAO  AWARD
 

Dr. Prabha S. Chandra,                     
Associate Professor,    
 
Department of Psychiatry,           
 
National Institute of
Mental Health and Neurosciences,  
BANGALORE.
   

PSYCHOLOGICAL  MEDICINE.

(Psychiatric Morbidity related to Reproductive  & sexual Health  among Indian women.)

 

13.

DR.DHARMAVIR DUTTA MEMORIAL AWARD                                               
 

Dr. Rakesh Agarwal              
Associate Professor,   
 
Department of Gastroenterology,
 
Sanjay Gandhi Post
Graduate Institute of
Medical Sciences,
 
LUCKNOW.

 

LIVER DISEASES

(viral hepatitis).

 

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