29 May 2017 | News
Dr Meshram is the first doctor from the country nominated for Tropical Neurology group of World Federation of Neurology (WFN).
Union minister for road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari, who is pursuing a project to upgrade all 12 port trust hospitals across India into ‘super-speciality hospital and paramedical institute’, announced at a programme to felicitate veteran neurologist Dr Chandrashekhar Meshram, at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Auditorium, Deekshabhoomi.
Dr Meshram is the first doctor from the country nominated for Tropical Neurology group of World Federation of Neurology (WFN). WFN is the highest academic organization in neurology, with 120 countries as its members.
Dr Meshram had also proposed the idea of nationwide public education programme as part of National Brain Week by Indian Academy of Neurology, which was accepted, and he was nominated national convener of this activity for last two years. Recently, he brought Nagpur on the international map for the first time by organizing Orange City International Film Festival in the city.