Pankaj Chaturvedi is an Associate Professor and head and neck cancer surgeon at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. He did his medical schooling and postgraduation in general surgery at Banaras Hindu University. He was adjudged the best Intern and the best Postgraduate during his tenure in Banaras Hindu University. Later, he decided to work in the field of surgical oncology and received his formal training at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. He was awarded ICRETT Fellowship and APCOSOT fellowship for training at MSKCC, New York, and Cancer Council, Sydney. He has been invited as a Visiting Faculty in 18 institutions in 14 countries. He is part of Indian Council of medical research Taskforce on Carcinoma of the Oral cancer. He is a member of several prestigious national and international organization and he is reviewer of several leading journals and he is the Editor of the Textbook of Head and Neck Surgery. He is the Chief Editor of the Journal of Cancer research and Experimental Oncology. He is the Assistant Editor of the International Journal of Head and Neck surgery. He has authored 6 book chapters and 66 papers in international peer-reviewed journals. He is a Principal Investigator of 2 studied including an NIH study for early detection of oral cancer.
Biography Updated on 19 November 2009