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Dr. Achal Dhir receives prestigious Hind Rattan Award

Monday, February 4, 2013

Dr. Achal Dhir, Director of Transplant Anesthesia and Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at Western University, has received the prestigious Hind Rattan Award (Jewel of India) by the Non Resident Indian (NRI) Welfare Society of India, on January 25, 2013 (the eve of Republic Day). The award is given to approximately 25 eminent NRI's from various parts of the world at the Annual International Congress. The society has a mandate to promote unity, progress, friendship and co-operation and honours those Indians who have made their mark overseas.

The Department wishes to congratulate Dr. Dhir in this momentous achievement and honour. 


Dr. Achal Dhir (right) with his wife and fellow anesthesiologist and faculty member, Dr. Shalini Dhir, at the Hind Rattan awards ceremony.


Dr. Achal Dhir receiving the Hind Rattan Award, January 25th, 2013.