Dr. Yogesh Kumar Sarin is Director, Professor & Head of Department of Paediatric Surgery in Maulana Azad Medical College, and Additional Medical Superintendent, Lok Nayak Hospital. Besides being an accomplished academician and astute administrator, he is a skilled paediatric surgeon with many firsts to his credit. At the age of 33 years, he successfully separated ischiopagus tetrapus conjoined twins. Among the many Fellowships that has been conferred upon him, the notable include WHO Fellowship in traumatology in Sydney (2001-02) and Commonwealth Fellowship in Paediatric Laparoscopic Surgery in London (2003), Fellowship in Pediatric Surgical Oncology in St. Jude’s Research Cancer Institute, Memphis (2008). He has been visiting Professor to many universities/ teaching hospitals in India and abroad including South Africa in 2009 and USA in 2010.
He is credited to 215 publications in indexed National and International scientific journals. He has contributed many chapters in books and is presently editing a multi-author book on Paediatric Surgery. He is also associated with publication of many scientific journals as Editor-in-chief, Editorial board member and reviewer. He has been a faculty in many scientific conferences and continuing medical education programs in India and abroad and presented more than 200 free papers/CME lectures and has been conferred many awards.
He has been an active member of more than 20 National and International scientific bodies and associations. He has played a very long inning in Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeons in different capacities since 1997. He has been very active in proceedings of Medical Council of India, National Board of Examinations, Indian Council of Medical Research and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. Last but not the least, he has been associated with charitable voluntary work and Non Governmental Organisations.
Paediatric urology, Paediatric surgical oncology; Neonatal Surgery.