Dr. B N Tandon
MBBS, MD, Fellow
Chairman & Senior Consultant - Gastroenterology
Introduction About

Dr. B N Tandon

Dr. BN Tandon is Chairman & Senior Consultant - Gastroenterology, with Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute, Noida, U.P. Dr Tandon spent 30 years of his illustrious career at AIIMS where he served as the Professor and Head of Department of Gastroenterology and Human Nutrition Unit. He received his own medical education at KGMC, Lucknow, Harvard Medical School, Boston and MIT Cambridge, U.S.A. With over 225 original publications, eight authored monographs and 15 chapters in various textbooks, Dr. Tandon’s accomplishments span across academics and research. His contributions to medical science have been recognized in form of Padma Bhushan in the year 1986, Sasakawa WHO Health Prize in 1990, and the Jubilee Medal from the Presidium of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences in the year 1995. Dr. Tandon was elected President of the International Association of Liver, Asian Pacific Association of Liver, Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Nutrition Society of India and International Association of Study of Liver, Chairperson of the Digestive Diseases Foundation of India, Gastroenterology Research, Metro Centre for Liver and Digestive Diseases, NOIDA, and Task Force of ICMR on Hepatitis, and Vice President of the World Association of Gastroenterology. He is the Founder Editor of Tropical Gastroenterology and also Member of Editorial boards of various national and international journals.

Education

Medical School & Fellowships

Institute Year
MBBS King George's Medical School, Lucknow ----
MD King George's Medical School, Lucknow ----
Fellow Indian National Science Academy ----
Fellow National Academy of Medical Sciences ----
Fellow Indian Academy of Pediatrics ----
Fellow Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicines ----
Fellow Indian Public Health Association ----

Memberships

Institute Year
Chairman Integrated Child Development Services (Anganwadi) ----
Chairman Task Force of Liver Diseases at ICMR ----
Chairman Metro Centre for Liver and Digestive Diseases ----
Chairperson Digestive Diseases Foundation of India and Digestive Diseases Research Foundation ----
Vice President World Association of Gastroenterology ----
President Indian Society of Gastroenterology and Nutrition Society of India ----
President International Association of Liver and Asian Pacific Association of Liver ----

Training

Institute Year
Postdoctoral Training in 'gastroenterology' Harward Medical School, Boston ----
Training on 'nutrition' Mass Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA ----

Experience

Designation And Department Hospital Year
Gastroenterology,Chairman & Senior Consultant Metro Hospital. New Delhi Present
Liver, Renal and Digestive Diseseases,Director and Senior Consultant Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute 1993
Gastroenterology and Human Nutrition Unit, Professor and Head of Department AIIMS,New Delhi 1962

Awards and Achievements

Title Year
PADMA BHUSHAN ,awarded by the President of India 1986
Lifetime Achievement Award by IMA, New Delhi Branch 2004
1st Life time Achievement Award by Indian society of Gastroenterology 2007
Sasakawa WHO Health Prize 1990
Jubilee Medal received from the Presidium of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences 1995

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