Dr. Dinesh Bhurani is a Senior Consultant Hemato-Oncologist in New Delhi. He has been working as Chief of Hemat-Oncology Services from 2007 at the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi. He is also Chief of Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at the same institution. He has performed over 250 stem cell transplants thus far in his medical career.
Dr. Bhurani completed his DM (Hematology) from CMC Vellore and also obtained the title of Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australia (FRCPA). He has worked as a Consultant at CMC Vellore from April 2001 to February 2002, and Associate Consultant, Chairman, at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, from August 2005 to April 2006. He studied and trained for over three years in Australia between Feb 2002 and July 2005, serving for about a year each at The Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Austin Hospital in Melbourne, and for about 18 months with the West Sydney area health service.
Dr. Bhurani is an active member of the Indian Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. He has been involved as Principal Investigator for various clinical trials relating to lymphoma, Myeloma and CLL, and has been Co-Investigator for many other Medical Oncology trials since 2007. Dr. Bhurani has supervised DNB students, and also been co-supervisor for PhD and MSc students.
Dr. Bhurani is credited with performing more than 1100 Bone Marrow Transplants, including North India's first Haploidentical (Half Match) Transplant.
What is Dr. Bhurani's educational background? Dr. Bhurani holds the following qualifications: MBBS, MD (Paediatrics), DM (Clinical Hematology), and FRCPA (Haematology).
Previously, Dr. Bhurani served as the Director of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplant at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre in Delhi. He also worked as an Associate Consultant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
Dr. Bhurani is a member of The Royal College of Pathologists of Australia (RCPA), the Indian Society of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, and the Paediatric Haematology-Oncology Chapter of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics.