Dr. Jugal Kishore

Director Professor & Head of Department, Community Medicine Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. Jugal Kishore is a medical educator and public health expert; did his secondary school education from JamiaMiliaIslamia. He is part of development of various departments particularly Community Medicine in BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Nepal and the Center for Occupational & Environmental Health at LokNayak Hospital, New Delhi. His more than 200 research papers are published in journals, in magazines, and in dailies. He is authored two dozen books and many chapters and pamphlets on public health, national programs, social reform, and rationality. He is member of many expert groups of health planning and implementation of the government. He is the recipient of "RashtryaEktaPuruskar", "Dr. S Radhakrishnan Memorial Teacher Award 2007" and in 2009, President Appreciation Award in 2016 and also "ChikitsaRatan" in 2016. His scientific and rational outlook attracts international body and made him Hony. Director of Center for Inquiry Delhi, founder of Sabasva foundation and KISHORE Foundation and Secretary General of Indian Association for Adolescent Health. His mission is to liberate the man through education and development of public health.