Affiliation: Institute of Critical Care and Anaesthesiology Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, India;
Award / titles received: He is President Elect – Research Society of Anaesthesia and Clinical Pharmacology 2016 and President – The Simulation Society (India). He was Vice President of ISCCM (National) and Delhi branch and has been ISCCM executive committee member for two terms. He was the president (2004-05) of Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (IACTA). He was president of ISA, Gurgaon branch. He has received several awards for his contribution to his field
Biography: Dr. Yatin Mehta is Chairman - Medanta Institute of Critical Care and Anesthesiology, Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana. Previously he was Senior Consultant Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Apollo Hospital, New Delhi and Director, Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi (for 20 years). He has been visiting consultant to Uppsala Cardiothoracic Department many times. He did his M.D. from All India Institute for Medical Sciences, DNB in 1982 and FRCA (Lon) in 1984 from Queens University Hospital, Nottingham, UK. He then worked for 3 years at Odense University Hospital, Denmark. He was awarded FAMS by National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 2002. He was awarded with FIACTA (Honorary) by Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists in 2009, FICCM (honorary) by Indian College of Critical Care Medicine and Fellowship in TEE (honorary) by Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists in 2010. He has edited Textbook of Critical Care published by Jaypee in 2015. He is on editorial board of many journals. He has approximately 25 chapters in books, 242 publications and approximately 450 presentations in conferences. He is National Co-ordinator for Dr. Rosenthals International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) and has many international publications in ICU sepsis. He is teacher and examiner for Fellowship in Critical Care and Cardiac Anaesthesia, National Board of Examinations, ISCCM & IACTA. He is Chancellor of Indian College Cardiac Anaesthesia and was Controller of Examinations Indian College of Critical Care Medicine & IACTA.
Disclosure of Interest: None declared
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