Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Sector - 5, Rohini, Delhi - 110 085
A pioneer in interventional radiology in India, Dr Chaturvedi is currently the Chair of the Department of Radiology at the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre. He has been with the Institute since its inception in 1996 and has been a key partner in making the Institute the world class organization it is today. He also served as the Medical Director of the institute from 2006 to 2010.
His expertise in treating liver cancers with Radio Frequency ablation is recognized internationally. He was an invited member of Asia Summit Forum on Tumor Ablation in Fukuoka, Japan in 2015. He has delivered invited guest lectures on R F Ablation at the Zurich University hospital, Switzerland, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, New York and The European Society of Hyperthermic Oncology annual meeting. His original research presentation on intra parenchymal hydrodissection to optimize RFA in the liver delivered during European Congress of Radiology 2016 is on the European Society of Radiology website.
A British Council Fellow from Bristol University, England, Dr Chaturvedi has been appointed an international expert by IAEA, Vienna in the field of oncological imaging. He has been conferred with "Distinguished Service Award" by IRIA (Delhi). He has been a visiting professor to the University of Rochester, New York, USA and is a life member of the Radiological Society of North America.
He is a recipient of Roengen Oration and Gold medal, has authored over 40 scientific papers, 2 book chapters, and has delivered over 100 guest lectures and orations at meetings in India and abroad. He has been associated with numerous international clinical trials as an expert on clinical imaging. He has been a national and international faculty in a number of scientific meetings in India and abroad. He has travelled and lectured extensively all over the world including USA, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland, Nepal, Pakistan, UK, Malaysia, Vietnam, Taiwan and China.
A keen educator Dr Chaturvedi directs an international fellowship program in Oncological Radiology at his institute. Many overseas radiologists have completed their fellowship training under his guidance. He is an advisory board member of "Global Focus on Cancer", New York. He originally acquired his medical education at the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune and initiated his career in the Army Medical Core in the Armed Forces.
Dr Chaturvedi has been awarded the Scroll of Honor for his distinguished services with the institute. His current interests include radiofrequency ablation of tumors, Body Imaging and optimizing healthcare delivery.