Dr. H. Sudarshan Ballal is an alumnus of the Kasturba Medical College, Manipal and a recipient of many Gold Medals in MBBS and M.D. Dr Ballal is the recipient of numerous awards like the Rajyotsava Award, Dr. B. C. Roy Award, Aryabhata International Award and has also been a Padma Awards nominee. Dr. Ballal has been involved in numerous Social Responsibilities aimed at improving the conditions of the economically disadvantaged sections of society and of those afflicted with serious kidney issues who are unable to access good quality medical care. He launched Pediatric Kidney Transplants for disadvantaged sections of society. Dr. Ballal holds the position of the Chairman, Manipal Hospitals. He is also the Chairman of Stempeutics Research. A clinician par excellence, a teacher and a compassionate Physician, Dr. Sudarshan Ballal will take the stage now.
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