Assistant Professor and Consultant in Surgery, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University. Graduation in Medicine (MBBS) in 1990; Postgraduation in Surgery (MS) in 1998. Fellow of International College of Surgeons, USA, Fellow of Royal Society of Medicine, UK. Teaching experience in Surgery 18 years. Research experience in Surgery 16 years. Published 51 articles, 3 book chapters. Presented 30 papers/posters Editorial board member of 4 international and 2 national journals. Review editor of 17 journals. Served as training faculty/resource person on 17 occaions. Invited talk/guest lecture 14.