Prof Dr. Apurba Mukherjee is a Ex. Professor and Head, Department of Medicine at RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata. He joined his MBBS at Burdwan Medical College in 1970 & secured Honours and four University Gold medal in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology and Pharmacology. He was the University topper in MBBS and he did MD in Medicine (1981-83) from Calcutta University and again was the topper in MD for which he secured the University Gold medal. He has large contribution in Diabetes treatment and research in the state and national level. He authored a number of original scientific papers and chapter of books.