National Institute of Cancer Prevention and Research
WHO-FCTC Global Hub for information on smokeless tobacco products
(Institute of Cytology and Preventive Oncology-ICMR)
Department of Health Research, Noida, India
Email Address: rmehrotraicmr.org.in
Prof. Ravi Mehrotra is the Director at the Institute of Cytology and Preventive Oncology (Indian Council of Medical Research) of the Dept. of Health Research at Noida as well as the WHO-FCTC Global Hub on Smokeless Tobacco Products. He completed his medical training at the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune followed by MD and D.Phil at the University of Allahabad and Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists. He dihis postdoctoral training at various advanced centres around the world including Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore and University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. He is a past President of the Indian Academy of Cytologists. His research interests are focused on the early diagnosis and screening of cancer. He sits on the editorial board of 10 international peer-reviewed medical journals and has published a book of Oral Cytology (Springer,NY), many book chapters and more than 130 articles in his areas of expertise. He is the winner of many prestigious awards including the prestigious Dr.P.N.Wahi and Dr. Lachman award in cancer prevention and is also the past President of the Indian Academy of Cytologists. He is a strong believer in early diagnostic techniques in the field of cancer prevention as well as tobacco control. read more about Prof. ravi...