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nephrologist

Vijay Kher, Indian nephrologist. Diplomate National Board Examination. Director Kidney Care, Lucknow, since 1993; active Science Group, Lucknow, since 1994. Fellow National Academy Medical Science, Indian Society Nephrology (vice president 1990-1991, Bansal oration and gold medal 1991); member Indian Society Organ Transplantation (member governing board 1992-1996), International Society Nephrology.

Background

Kher, Vijay was born on March 23, 1951 in Srinagar, India. Son of Pushkar Nath and Lalita (Wattal) Kher.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Glancy Medical College, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, Pgimer University, 1977. DM in Nephrology, Pgimer University, 1979.

Career

Research fellow Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1980. Clinical fellow in nephrology University Cincinnati, 1981-1982. Assistant professor SKIMS, Srinagar, 1983-1984.

Chief nephrologist Narinder Mohan Hospital, Ghaziabad, India, 1985-1986. Additional professor and chairman department nephrology SGPGI, Lucknow, India, 1987-1992, professor and chairman India, 1993-1996. Senior consultant nephrology Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, since 1997.

Examiner National Board Examination, India, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Diplomate National Board Examination.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Indian Journal Nephrology, since 1993. Chief editor Souvenir, 1978. Contributor chapters to books and articles to professional journals.

Membership

Director Kidney Care, Lucknow, since 1993. Active Science Group, Lucknow, since 1994. Fellow National Academy Medical Science, Indian Society Nephrology (vice president 1990-1991, Bansal oration and gold medal 1991).

Member Indian Society Organ Transplantation (member governing board 1992-1996), International Society Nephrology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, cricket, ping pong/table tennis, music, movies.

Connections

Married Suman Kaul, March 15, 1978. Children: Ajay, Sujay.

father:
Pushkar Nath Kher

mother:
Lalita (Wattal) Kher

spouse:
Suman Kaul

children:
Ajay Kher

Sujay Kher