BISHT, Dr DESH BANDHU was born on December 23, 1927 in Bangar, Garhwal, India.
University of Calcutta, India, 1948-1951, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. University of Lucknow, India, 1954-1956, Doctor ol Medicine. University of Calcutta, 1966, Doctor of Philosophy.
Spoken languages: English, Hindi, Bengali.
Director, Program Management, Health Service, World Health Organization Regional Office(s) for South East Asia since 1988. Director, Programme Coordination & Information, World Health Organization, India, 1985-1987. Director-General of Health Services, 1983-1985, Additional Director-General, 1981-1983, Deputy Director-General, 1977-1981, Ministry of Health, Government of India.
Principal & Professor of Medical, Jawaharla! Nehru Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Rch, India, 1974-1977. Consultant in Medical, Central Government Health Scheme, India, 1973-1974. Medical Supt, Willington Hospital, New Delhi, 1971-1973.
Professor & Head, Department of Medical, Jawaharlal Institute, 1960-1971. Reader, Senior Lecturer, Medical Officer & Tutor, Demonstrator, various Indian medical colleges, 1953-1960.
Member: a number of professional associations.
Internal medical, pub health, admin, medical educ.