Department:- Radiology

Name : Dr. Arvind K. Chaturvedi

Designation :Chair Radiology

Qualification : MBBS, MD


Brief Description:-

Dr. Chaturvedi acquired his medical education MBBS and MD from the Armed Forces Medical College, Poona, India and served in the Indian Army Medical Corps. He underwent higher education and training at Bristol university, England and Tata Memorial hospital, Mumbai. He was the pioneer of interventional radiology at the Premier Armed Forces hospital at Delhi Cantonment and in 1996 was appointed Chief of radiology and Imaging at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute at New Delhi. He has been the medical director of the institute from 2006 to 2010. He has been a visiting professor to the University Of Rochester, New York, USA and has made multiple scientific presentations at the Radiological Society of North America annual meetings at Chicago. He is primarily associated with the practice of oncological radiology. He has over 44 scientific papers and 65 guest lectures, keynote addresses and orations to his credit. He is the recipient of Roentgen Oration, citation and Gold medal (2012). He is an acclaimed educator, has authored two book chapters and is directing the post graduate DNB programme in radiology at his institute. He is associated with a number of international clinical trials as an expert on clinical imaging and is the chief scientific investigator for a breast cancer project awarded by International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna. He is a member of the ICMR Task Force for evolving guidelines for cancer. He has been a national and international faculty in a number of scientific meetings in India and abroad. He is a member of Radiological Society of North America, International Cancer Imaging Society and FICCI health services committee.

Other Achievement/ Fellowships:-
Other achievements/fellowships and academic activities

  • Medical Director Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute 2006 to 2010
  • Visiting professor, University of Rochester, New York
  • Roentgen oration and gold medal 2012 (Hyderabad)
  • Hemalata oration 2009 (Bhubaneswar)
  • Author & Coordinator (India) RIA ( Europe based online radiology resource)
  • Scientific presentations at Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meetings at Chicago (2004 and 2006)
  • Invited to deliver guest lectures at SAARC oncology conference, Kathmandu, Nepal, in 2003, International Oncology Conference, Islamabad, in 2004, “Lung Cancer meeting” at Aalst, Belgium, in 2006, University of Rochester, New York in 2006, at Zurich University hospital, Switzerland, in 2009.
  • British Council Fellow (MRI, CT & Interventional) Bristol University, England (1992).
  • Mammography and Steriotactic Biopsy, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK (1996).
  • Advanced topics in MDCT, Johns Hopkins University, ( 2003), USA
  • Visiting Fellowship in abdominal imaging, Stanford University, USA, (2003)
  • PET-CT, Educational symposia, Florida, USA,(2005)
  • Annual Teaching Course (ICIS), Brugges, Belgium (2007)
  • Annual Teaching Course (ICIS), Bath, England, UK (2008)
  • RF Ablation master class, Taiwan, (2009)
  • PET CT, Stanford University, USA, ( 2010)
  • HIFU workshop, Chongqing Medical University, Peoples Republic of China (2012)


Interest areas

  • Thoracic imaging
  • Breast Imaging
  • RF ablation of tumours (liver, lung, kidney and bone).
  • Image guided interventions
  • PET CT
  • "Leadership issues in healthcare"
  • Management practices and process optimization in healthcare delivery.

Contact Details

Dr. Arvind K. Chaturvedi

Chair Radiology

Phone:- +91-11-47022025
Room number 2025


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