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educator , epidemiologist , pathologist , researcher

Kusum Verma, Pakistani, Indian pathologist, epidemiologist, educator, researcher. Recipient Khanolkar prize for research in pathology Indian Association Pathologists and Microbiologists, 1969. Fellow National Academy Medical Sciences, Indian College Pathologists.

Background

Verma, Kusum was born on August 3, 1943 in Lahore, Pakistan. Arrived in India, 1944. Daughter of Bal Krishan and Kamla (Puri) Anand.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, Lady Harding Medical College, New Delhi, 1965. Doctor of Medicine in Pathology, All India Institute Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1969.

Career

Intern and resident All India Institute Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1966-1969. Pathology fellow Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1971-1972. From assistant professor to professor pathology All India Institute Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1972-1994, professor, chairman pathology, since 1994.

Sub-dean All India Institute Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1985-1989, professor-in-charge K.L. Wig Center Medical Education, since 1996. President Indian Academy Cytologist, 1988-1989, secretary, 1984-1986. Officer in-charge Delhi Cancer Registry, since 1986.

Coordinator Center for Medical Education and Technology, 1990-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow National Academy Medical Sciences, Indian College Pathologists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music.

Connections

Married Ishwar Chander Verma, June 29, 1967. 1 child, Amit.

father:
Bal Krishan Anand

mother:
Kamla (Puri) Anand

spouse:
Ishwar Chander Verma

child:
Amit Verma