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Vaidya Balendu Prakash

Vaidya Balendu Prakash

Vaidya Balendu Prakash, was born and brought up in a family of Ayurvedic Physician at Meerut. He did his basic schooling and B.Sc. (Hons.) in Meerut and completed B.A.M.S (Ayurvedacharya) from M.D. University, Rohtak. He learnt the applied aspects of Rasa Shastra from his father Late Vaidya Chandra Prakash. Vaidya Balendu started his private practice in January 1985 at Meerut and shifted to Dehradun, in October 1989. He established Vaidya Chandra Prakash Cancer Research Foundation (SIROs) to carry basic research in Ayurveda under the Patronage of Late Shri K R Narayanan (former President of India). Vaidya Balendu has undertaken various Collaborative Clinical Research Projects with Central Council of Research on Ayurveda and Siddha (CCRAS), Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Department of Women and Child Welfare, Government of India & Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthpuram and Department of AYUSH sponsored by Government of India, Kerala and Uttarakhand respectively.

He is actively involved in the Research & Development of new treatment protocols for various forms of cancer especially Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (APML). For this invention he was been accorded European and US Patent. Besides this, he has also developed Ayurvedic treatment protocol and products for Migraine, Nutritional Anemia, Childhood Asthma, Chronic Pancreatitis and Liver Disorders. He has 18 peer reviewed research articles to his credit which have been published in many International Scientific Journals.

He is the first and only Ayurvedic physician to get the Life Membership of India Co-operative Oncology Network (ICON) and member of International Headache Society (IHS), U.K. He is recipient of many awards at State and National level including Padamshri in the year 1999.

Vaidya Balendu has travelled extensively within India and abroad in relation to his clinical practice and research activities. Recently, Ayurvedic pharmacopoeia committee under Department of AYUSH, Government of India has accepted technology and tools developed by him for the uniform manufacturing of Bhasmas.

Bio-Sketch of Vaidya Balendu Prakash