Dr. Prashant Bhangui, a Gold Medalist in Surgery from Goa University, India, after gaining experience in Surgical Gastroenterology and Living Donor Liver Transplantation in New Delhi, India, went ahead to successfully completed a Masters Programme in HPB Surgery and Liver Transplantation at the Henri Bismuth Hepatobiliary Institute in France, during which he worked at Centre Hepatobiliaire, Hopital Paul Brousse; Hopital Henri Mondor; and CHU Caen, in France. In recognition of his academic and clinical excellence, he was awarded the Merck KGaA, Germany International Educational Grant for clinical research in the field of colorectal liver metastases (CRLM). He also holds a European Inter University Diploma in HPB Cancers: Oncosurgical Strategies, and has to his credit extensive clinical research in HCC and CRLM with key publications in high impact factor journals.
For his academic and clinical excellence in the field of HCC Management, and contribution to the field of Organ Transplantation in India, he was awarded the prestigious K.N. Udupa Memorial Oration 2016 by the Indian Society Of Organ Transplantation (ISOT). He was also conferred the “Vanguard Award 2016” by the International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS) for the best published clinical research paper in top peer reviewed Journals during the entire calendar year 2016.
Currently, Dr.Prashant is a Senior Consultant, Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgeon at Medanta-The Medicity Hospital in Delhi NCR, India; one of the Centers with the largest experience in living donor liver transplantation worldwide.
Dr.Prashant has been elected to key positions in International Societies like ILTS [Vanguard Committee Chair, 2018-19], The Transplantation Society (TTS) [Education Committee Member 2017-2019], member of the INASL (Indian National Association for Study of the Liver) HCC task force. He is also an active member of the ESOT, ELITA, AASLD, ILDLT Study Group, IASGO, ISLS, ISOT, LTSI, Les Compagnons Hepatobiliaire.
He serves on the Reviewer Panel for Hepatology, Journal Of Hepatology, Transplantation, Liver Transplantation, Transplant International, World Journal Of Surgery, among others.