Ashok GROVER (India)

Dr A. K. Grover, Chairman, department of Ophthalmology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi is the recipient of the prestigious National award of Padma Shri by the President of India. Dr Grover is the President of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS), a board member of the Afro Asian Academy of Ophthalmology and Councillor at large of the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology. (APAO). Dr Grover is the past president of Oculoplastics Association of India, and vice President of the Asia Pacific Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS).

Dr Grover is the recipient of the prestigious Col. Rangachari Award for the best paper presented at the AIOS. He has been awarded an honorary FRCS, honorary Fellowship of the International Council of Ophthalmology (FICO) and of the International Medical Science Academy (FIMSA) He has been awarded distinguished service award by the APAO and has received named orations from most regional, state and subspecialty societies in India. Dr Grover has been invited to conduct courses or deliver guest lectures at the WOC, AAO, APAO, APSOPRS and the Afro Asian Congress. He has over 75 publications, 50 chapters and over 900 National and International presentations.