Dr Mitra is MBBS; FRCS(England), FAMS
Kothari Medical Centre, Calcutta
Honorary Professor and Chairman, Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Institute of Child Health, Calcutta
1960: Passed M.B.B.S. from R.G.Kar Medical College, Calcutta
1960-65: Worked with Prof. A.K. Basu at S.S.K.M. hospital, Calcutta
1965-72: Worked as Senior Registrar in Paediatric Surgery, at the Sick Children's Hospital, Great Ormond street, London, Brompton Chest Hospital, London, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, upon Tyne. (Special training in Paediatric Urology, Paediatric Chest Surgery & Neonatal surgery).
1972-1998: Professor and Head of the Dept. of Paediatric Surgery, P.G.I. (Chandigarh)
1991-1994: Worked as consultant Paediatric Surgeon at Birmingham Children’s Hospital
The M.N Sen Oration (I.C.M.R) Award, 1986,
The Prestigious B.C. Roy Silver Jubilee Research Award (8th recipient), for side-to-side lieno-renal shunt without splenectomy. The award was presented by the President of India on 20th October 1997.
Has been invited as visiting professor by the faculty of Paediatric Surgery in various Children's hospitals in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Yale, New Orleans, Liverpool, Sheffield, London, Leeds and Manchester. Has published more than 150 papers in various international journals.
Neonatal surgery, Paediatric urology - exstrophy of the bladder, Paediatric Chest
Surgery - conducted 1000 cases of Bronchoscopy, Hepato Biliary Surgery - hepatic resection, Portal Hypertension - operated upon more than 900 cases.