25 May 2021 | News
Dr Reddy bagged the recognition from ASGE for his exemplary work in the field of endoscopy
Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, Chairman, AIG Hospitals has been bestowed with the renowned Rudolf V Schindler Award from The American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), one of the apex bodies in the world of GI Endoscopy. The award was presented to Dr Reddy in ASGE’s annual Crystal Awards at a virtual ceremony. Rudolf V Schindler Award is the highest category in the prestigious Crystal Awards named after Dr Schindler who is considered as 'the father of gastroscopy.'
Dr Reddy became the first-ever Indian medical practitioner to get this recognition from ASGE for his exemplary work in the field of endoscopy.
Dr Klaus Mergener, President, ASGE while presenting the award to Dr Reddy said, “ASGE’s highest honour is given to a member who has accomplishments in endoscopic research, teaching, and/or service to the field of GI Endoscopy exemplifies the standards and traditions of Dr Schindler.”
Dr D Nageshwar Reddy, Chairman, AIG Hospitals said, “It is humbling for me as an International Member of the ASGE to receive ASGE’s Rudolf V Schindler Award. This is also a testament to all the endoscopists worldwide even from the developing nations that hard work and dedication are recognised by Society irrespective of where they work. With this honour, I rededicate myself to the education and promotion of quality endoscopy. My contributions to the field of endoscopy and my success would not have been possible without the support of my wife Carol and my family. I owe deep gratitude to my colleagues and staff at AIG hospitals, India for sharing and supporting my vision of providing quality affordable care, promote education and research in endoscopy.”