New Delhi, March 27. Three names have been chosen by the search and choice committee headed by Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan for the post of Director of AIIMS, which will be positioned earlier than the apex decision-making physique of the institute on March 29. Once authorised by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) physique, these names will be despatched to the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining consent.
The three names which were chosen embody Dr. Nikhil Tandon, Head of Endocrinology Department of AIIMS, Dr. Rajesh Malhotra, Head of AIIMS Trauma Center and Head of Orthopedic Department and Department of Gastroenterology at the Institute. Including Professor Dr. Pramod Garg. One of them will exchange Randeep Guleria, the present director of AIIMS. The four-member committee had obtained purposes from 32 doctors, together with 12 doctors, from inside the institute for the post. Dr. Randeep Guleria’s time period ended on March 24, however his time period has been prolonged for 3 months until a brand new director is elected.
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Apart from Rajesh Bhushan, the committee which has been entrusted with the choice of names for the post of AIIMS Director, Department of Biotechnology, Rajesh S Gokhale, Principal Scientific Adviser to the authorities, Okay. Vijay Raghavan and Delhi University Vice Chancellor Yogesh Singh. They held a gathering on Tuesday and chosen three names. “These three names will be placed before the AIIMS body for approval on March 29 and then to the ACC, headed by the Prime Minister, for final approval,” an official supply stated.
The tenure of Dr. Randeep Guleria, Director of AIIMS, New Delhi, has been prolonged by three months. His time period was to finish on March 24. He was appointed to the post on 28 March 2017.
Around 32 candidates had utilized for the post of Director of AIIMS. These embody ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava in addition to 13 doctors of AIIMS.
three doctors shortlistlisted for the post of AIIMS Director