Our Support Team


About CanHOPE || The Logo & It's Rationale || Our Support Team

Cancer care. Not many of us are cut out for a job like that. What do the people in this line do? How do they tackle their daily challenges? What makes them tick? We have spoken to our very own team of health professionals for the answers. Read further to find out more on our counsellors, dietitian and palliative care nurse.

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Dr Arundhati Chakraborty ( Head Radiation Oncolgy )

NAME

 Dr Arundhati Chakraborty

E MAIL

 arundhatic@rediffmail.com

QUALIFICATION

 MD (PGI), Dip. Pal Med(UK)

SPECIALITY

 Radiation Oncology

EXPERIENCE

Trained in PGI Chandigarh from 1986-1989.

Worked in the UK till 1998. Also trained in Palliative Medicine there.

Worked in Apollo Cancer institute Hyderabad from 1998 – 2005 as

a consultant in the department of Radiation Oncology and the

co coordinator of Oncology dept.

Since 2005 as a consultant in Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata

and since 2010 as a HOD of Radiation Oncology.

MAJOR ACHEIVEMENTS

  • Organizing 10th International Conference of Palliative Care in 2003.
  • Treating the 1st patient of trigeminal Neuralgia with SRS

PUBLICATIONS

 Conducting the Oncology Nursing Training Program, in some Peer reviewed

Journals like Indian Journal of Palliative Care, PGI bulletin,etc.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • IMA(Indian Medical Association),
  • AROI(Association of Radiation Oncologists of India),
  • IAPC(Indian Association Of Palliative Care)

 

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