By Our Staff Reporter
Dehradun, 2 May: Padma Shri awardee and founder President of Uttarakhand Orthopaedic Association Dr BKS Sanjay was felicitated by Uttar Pradesh Orthopaedic Association during UPOCON on 28 April in Varanasi. President of UP Orthopaedic Association Dr Sanjay Dhawan, Secretary Dr Anup Agarwal and President of Indian Orthopaedic Association Dr Ramesh Sen did the honours in the presence of office-beaers of other Orthopaedic Associations representing the entire country.
Dr Sanjay has received his basic orthopaedic training in India from Kanpur, PGI Chandigarh and Safdarjung Hospital New Dehli and higher training and fellowship from many prestigious institutions of the world like Karolinska Institute, Sweden, Mayo Clinic, USA, and Russian Illizarov Scientific Centre, etc. He has shared his orthopaedic experience on many platforms of the world and his clinical and research work has been published in dozens of top rated indexed international journals.
Considering his outstanding orthopaedic and social services, President Ram Nath Kovind conferred upon him the Padma Shri on 9 November, 2021.