Vice Chancellor

MD (Medicine), DNB (Cardiology),

  • - Fellow of American College of Cardiology
  • - Fellow of World Heart Federation, Australia
  • - WHO Fellow, USA 

Rajasthan University of Health Sciences,
Jaipur (Rajasthan) INDIA

Personal Details :

Date of Birth


15th January, 1952

Registration No.


Rajasthan Medical Council, India, No. 6399 (1977)






B-210, Sadulganj, Bikaner (Rajasthan) 334 003, INDIA.
Phone : 91-151-2226305, 2223822
Mobile : +91-89551-86305
email :

Present Designation


Vice Chancellor,
Rajasthan University of Health Sciences,
Sector-18, Kumbha Marg, Pratap Nagar, Tonk Road, Jaipur (Rajasthan) INDIA 302033
Phone : +91-141-2790481
Fax : +91-141-2795550

Academics  :-

(i) 1976


M.B.B.S., University of Rajasthan, Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner.  Honours in Pathology & Preventive Social Medicine.

(ii) 1979


M.D. (Medicine), University of Rajasthan,
S.P. Medical College, Bikaner.

(iii) 1993


D.N.B. (Cardiology), Diplomate of National Board, National Board of Examination, New Delhi.


administrative experience :

  1. Vice Chancellor, Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur since
    28th Nov., 2010 to till date
  2. Members of Board of Governors of Medical Council of India, New Delhi.
  3. Members of P.G. Committee of Medical Council of India, New Delhi.
  4. Pro Vice-Chancellor, Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur
  5. Principal of S.P. Medical College, Bikaner since 6th Aug., 2008 to 25th January, 2012.
  6. Head of Department of Cardiology in S.P. Medical College, Bikaner since 1996 to 2012 (January)
  7. Superintendent of A.G. of Hospital (P.B.M.), S.P. Medical College, Bikaner (1500 bedded Multispecialty Hospital).


Fellowships :-

(i) 1984-85


Fellow Cardiology, AIIMS, New Delhi

(ii) 1987-88


Fellow in Non-Invasive Cardiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham USA

(iii) 1989-91


Fellow Cardiology, G.B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi.

(iv) 1993


Fellowship of World Heart Federation (WHF) in the field of Cardiac Rehabilitation in 1993 at Austin Hospital Melbourne, Australia.

(v) 1994


Fellow of International Federation and Society of Cardiology, Australia

(vi) 2000


W.H.O. Fellowship in Cardiac Rehabilitation & Secondary Prevention, University of  Virginia, USA

(vii) 2006


Fellow Interventional Cardiology in Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.

(viii) 2009


F.A.C.C. (Fellow of American College of Cardiology)

Examiner & Expert: -

Various Universities and PG Institutes of India, including AIIMS New Delhi, PGI, Chandigarh, National Board of examination, University of Delhi, U.P.S.C, Allahabad, RPSC, Ajmer, University of Rajasthan, Gujarat University,  Bhartiya Vidaya Peeth, Pune.

  • Visiting Faculty of
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
  • Saint Peter University Medical College, USA


Published more than 100 research papers in national & international journals including Lancet, New England Journal of Medicine, American Journal of Cardiology, Echo-Cardiography and International Journal of Ultra sound and Allied Sciences, Journal of Post Graduate of Medicine, London (UK). Circulation JAPI, Indian Heart journal, Presented papers and chaired the sessions in national & international conferences including American College of Cardiology, USA, Canada, Egypt, Japan, Switzerland and Dubai.
Member of editorial board in journal of ECHO-Cardiograph (USA), Indian Heart Journal, Indian Journal of Clinical practice. Organized various national & international workshops, seminars, conferences, golden jubilee of SPMC as organizing secretary or organizing chairman. 

Research Grants & collobaration

Many funded Research Projects have been going on in RUHS Jaipur as well as in the Department of Cardiology, SPMC, Bikaner of various national and international institutes or agencies.
He has worked as Research Scholar with financial assistance and collaboration of ICMR, AIIMS, Saint Johns Medical College, Bangalore, Mac Master University of Canada, Duke University of USA, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, USA, World Heart Federation and various industries.  


    • - "State Award" of 2003, conferred by Hon'ble Governor of Rajasthan for outstanding Medical Services. "District Award" 1993 by Collector of Bikaner.
    • - Best Poster Presentation Award by American College of Cardiology (U.S.A)
    • - Member: Indian delegation to Russia, Armenia and Georgia for “equivalence of Medical Qualification” theme.
    • - Visited to Spain to participate European Commission meeting for Financial grant of Malaria Research 
    • - Member: Institutional body of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, (AIIMS) Jodhpur and Selection body for ICMR awards and AIIMS faculty recruitments, New Delhi.
    • - Member of Board of Governors of Medical Council of India
    • - Member of Medical Council of India
    • - Member of Admission Regulating Committee of the state of Rajasthan
    • - Member of ethics committee of Medical Council of India
    • - Member of P.G. Committee of Medical Council of India.
    • Chairman of the Selection Committee of AIIMS for the faculty recruitment, Jodhpur
    • - Member of Selection Board for the selections of Principal and Medical Superintendant of various Medical Colleges & attached Hospitals
    • - Chief Guest in Convocation of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nasik and Dharwad University


  • - Introduced first mobile cath lab in India (which was flag-off by President of India) with collaboration of out-reach program of Escort Hospital, New Delhi, More than 700 Coronary Angiography, cardiac Angioplasties & 100 pace makers & Valvuloplasty done free of cost.
  • - First Echo Study in school children to detect RHD in India and first time revealed significant prevalence of RHD – Awarded best paper in ACC from India. 
  • - Key person to start new medical college in Jaipur (RUHS College of Medical Sciences) in Government sector.
  • - Key person to develop Rajasthan University of Health Sciences as unique model with the cost of. 406 Cr. of rupees  and as financial independent University and developing 500 bedded hospital in 40 acres of land.
  • - Establishing Digital Library in Rajasthan University of Health Sciences on PPP mode
  • - Establishing simulation Lab on PPP mode
  • - Pioneer to start skill Upgradation course in medical & dental colleges of Rajasthan
  • - Established Chair in Bioethics of UNESCO in RUHS
  • - Introduced horizontal and vertical integration teaching in medical college  


Motivated various philanthropic agencies and social trusts in order to build & equip various hospitals and college and generate about INR. 50 crores and equal matching grant of about 50 crores by the Government of Rajasthan. Special efforts to provide medical services for poor and children. Organized special camp of pediatric cardiology, electrophysiology, cardiac surgery, interventional cardiology either free of cost or at very economy rates with the assistance of faculty of national and international repute.


Has been an active player of Table Tennis and won various State or National titles.


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