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Dr. Damodar

Director Professor, Department of Community Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospitals

Dr Damodar Bachani is the Director Professor & Head, Department of Community Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi. With nearly 37 years of professional experience in health sector in teaching and health program management at the national level, Dr. Bachani has a background in Community Medicine. He had significantly contributed in the strategic management, monitoring, human resource development and resource management of these programs.

Currently in the capacity of Deputy Commissioner, Non Communicable Disease (NCD), he is managing NCD programs relating to Cancer, Diabetes, cardiovascular Diseases, Trauma and risk factors. He is member/convener of various committees constituted for NCD prevention and control. He has more than 85 publications in various national and international journals and large number of technical reports and guidelines.