Dr. Suresh Advani is a Consultant with the Medical Oncology department at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre.
Dr. Suresh Advani graduated from Bombay University in 1969 securing first position in Physiology and Anatomy and completed MD (General Medicine) in 1973. He underwent special training in Bone Marrow transplantation procedure and medical oncology at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre, Seattle, Washington, USA under International Cancer Research Technology Transfer (ICRETT), 1981 followed by Fellowship at Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial International Cancer under a Study Grant of the International Union against Cancer (UICC) in 1986 and pioneered the establishment of Bone marrow transplantation in India.
Dr. Advani has been involved with Medical Oncology/Haematology for the last four decades. He is well versed in both modern Medical and Paediatric Oncology and is currently working with biological therapeutics for targeting specific molecules on the cancer cells.
A Padma Bhushan (2012) awardee, Dr. Advani has over 600 publications to his credit. He has been honoured with numerous awards and has presided over many professional bodies. He is currently, Professor, Medical Oncology at the Tata Memorial hospital and sits on the editorial board of many scientific Journals.