Dr JD Mukherji, after 23 years in the Armed Forces Medical Services, has joined Max Healthcare as Head and Senior Director, Neurology. He was a post graduate teacher in Army Hospital (Research & Referral), New Delhi prior to joining Max Healthcare.
He did his MBBS in 1982 from VSS Medical, College at Burla Sambalpur, Orissa with University Gold Medal in Medicine. Subsequently, he topped in MD (Medicine) from Bangalore University and did his DM (Neurology) from PGIMER, Chandigarh. Dr Mukherji specialises in the evaluation and management of Strokes, Critical Care Neurology, Headaches, Movement Disorders and Multiple Sclerosis.
His long experience of being the Neurologist in charge of ICU at R&R hospital has given him the edge in Critical Care Neurology. He has more than 40 international and National Publications to his credit, besides giving more than 50 talks on his subject of interest. He has carried out several research projects under AFMRC and presently is involved in several drug trials.
He was awarded the Chief of Army Staff’s Commendation Medal in 2004 besides being awarded the GOC-in-C (Western Command) Commendation Medal twice. He was awarded the best scientific paper in the platform presentation section in Neurology in APICON 2005 at Mumbai for his paper ‘Stroke in the Young’.