MBBS from Govt. Medical College Aurangabad, 1984 . MD in Hospital Administration from AFMC, Pune, 1992 Qualified Assessor NABH [QCI] - 2006 Vice President of Operations at Columbia Asia Hospitals - INDIACOO at Aster DM Health careEx - General Manager at COLUMBIA ASIA HOSPITAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 1. Medical Superintendent (Registrar) of 200 bed Military Hospital in Eastern Sector.2. Project Officer overseeing designing & planning aspects of all projects in Western Sector at HQ of Western Command. 3. Medical Officer in charge of Indian troops United Nation Mission at Angola . 4. Project Officer in charge of 250 bed Military Hospital at Chennai. Project has completed and hospital was inaugurated last year. 5. Associate Professor of Hospital Administration at Armed Forces Medical College, Pune for 4 years guided 03 post graduate students for MD degree. 6. Joint Director Hospital Projects at Army HQ since two years, monitoring 25 hospital projects all over India in Army. Planning, designing and execution of these new hospital buildings is part of duty SUBJECTS OF INTREST: Hospital Waste Disposal, Hospital Infection Control, Hospital Planning and Accreditation of Hospitals. OTHER ACHIVEMENTS: a) Member of Committee formulating guidelines on biomedical waste disposal in Armed Forces Health Care Establishments in 2002.b) Member of sub group formulating national guidelines on ASEPSIS and Disinfection at HICCON AIIMS, New Delhi. c) Member of Board of Officers Revising Scales of Accommodation for Armed Forces Hospitals. d) Member of Board of Officers Formulating Supplementary Detailed Project Report for New Multistoried CH (SC), Pune.e) Contributed as author to handbook on administration of military hospitals. f) Contributed as author to manual of hospital waste disposal. g) Member Technical Committee National Accreditation Board for Healthcare Organizations and Assessor NABH EXAMINERSHIP/TEACHING EXPERIENCE 1. Recognized postgraduate teacher of Pune University and MUHS Nasik for last 6 years. 2. Examiner for MD(HOSP ADM) Pune University.3. Examiner for examining thesis for MHA at AIIMS, New Delhi.4. Post graduate teacher for MHA at AIIMS, New Delhi. One MHA student has completed his thesis on hospital planning considerations under my guidance.