DW Bureau | Chandigarh
PGI Pulmonary department head Prof. D Behera has been appointed the Dean of the Hospital and he is likely to take charge on Tuesday, it is learnt.
Dr Behera had earlier served as the Joint Medical Superintendent at the PGI for several years. He is a member of several international and national professional bodies. Prof Behera is particularly interested in lung cancer and is known as a pioneer of lung cancer chemotherapy in India. He is founder president of the Indian Study for the Study of Lung Cancer. Dr Behera has published over 462 papers and has r corned many national and international awards.