Dr. A.K. Hemal is a Professor of Urology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi. He has had an extensive training in the field of Urology in India and at various centres in the USA, UK and France.Involved in teaching of MBBS, MS, MCh and co-guide for post-graduates thesis in other departments.
Involved in developing of teaching modules with Centre for Medical Education Technology, AIIMS and Indira Gandhi National Open University.
Developed newer and existing subspecialities of Urology - Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, Endourology and Uro-oncology.
Conducted workshop for live demonstration of laparoscopic urologic surgery, endourology, female urology and uro-oncology in India and abroad.
Research and Publications:
Total Scientific Research Publications - 227 (162 as first author)
International journals/indexed national journals - 90
Books published - five: three as editor, two as co-editor.
Awards and recognitions:
Guest scholar award by American College of Surgeons in 1997
AAPI award in USA
Honoured by President of India in 1996
Recipient of ICMR award
Dr. Hemal has served as secretary of N.Z.C. Urology Society of India and is currently the President OF N.Z.C., Urology Society of India. He has been the Editor of Newsletter and Urology update series. He is on the editorial board of various national and international journals, member of governing body of university and has been an examiner for MS (surgery) and MCh (urology). He is also an invitee for various academic meetings in ICMR, MCI, CSIR, DST and in the ministry of health and family welfare.
Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, Endourology, Uro-oncology, Reconstructive and Female Urology.