Dr Surinder K Jindal
Dr Surinder K Jindal, a Professor and Chief of the Department of Pulmonary Medicine at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, is a renowned chest physician, educationist, medical teacher and research scientist. He is the chief-editor of two professional chest journals and a member of the editorial board of several others. He is also the author of Oxygen Therapy, a reference book. Engaged in research and education on tobacco and lung diseases for over three decades, he was awarded by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Paris in 1994 for his immense contribution in the field. He was honoured with the 'Governor's Community Service Award' for his educational programmes for the public, and commended for the End of Life Care activities by the American Chest Foundation and the American College of Chest Physicians.