Dr Alka Kriplani
Alka Kriplani is working as Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
She has been invited by Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London for award of Fellowship ed eundem; Honorary FRCOG degree which is a rare honor awarded to only a few in recognition of major contributions made to the advancement of the science or practice of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She is also the recipient of Dr B C Roy National Award for the year 2007 in recognition of services as “Eminent Medical Teacher” by the President of India.
She is the Editor of Asian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology practice for more than one decade. She is actively associated and occupies official positions with various national and international associations including FOGSI (Federation of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of India). Presently she is “Vice President for the year 2009″ of FOGSI. She is also the elected member of Governing Council of ICOG (Indian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists) and IAGE (Indian Association of Gynaecological Endoscopists). he has the honour of delivering 408 guest lectures all over India and abroad on various clinical subjects.
She has contributed more than 269 scientific publications and 271 Abstract Publications in national and international journals. She has written 2 Books and contributed 53 Chapters in other books. She is recipient of many awards and honors conferred by various national and professional bodies for distinguished research, teaching and clinical work. This includes Rashtriya Gaurav Award 2007, DMA Medical teacher’s award 2005 and prestigious Dr B C Roy National Award for the year 2007 for her services as “Eminent Medical Teacher” by the President of India.
She is also the recipient of various awards including C L Jhaveri (FOGSI 1995), K P Tamaskar award (FOGSI 2002), Dr Neera Agarwal Gold Medal (AOGD 1999), Jagadishwari Mishra award (FOGSI 2006), Bayer Schering APCOC Talents Encouragement Award (Asia-Pacific Council on Contraception 2008), Dr. Nimish Shelat Research Prize in Reproductive Endocrinology (FOGSI 2010) for outstanding clinical research work. Her field of work is Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynaecological Endoscopy. She is regularly running an endoscopy training programme at AIIMS.