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Dr. K M Cherian receives “best transplant expert award” by Tamil Nadu govt

Our Bureau, BengaluruTuesday, November 28, 2017, 16:20 Hrs  [IST]

Dr. K M Cherian, Chairman and CEO of Frontier Lifeline Hospital and Dr. KM Cherian Heart foundation has received the Best Transplant Expert Award from the  Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami for his outstanding work in the field of cardiac care and organ transplantation.
 
The award was bestowed at a function held at Kalaivanar Arangam organized by Government of Tamil Nadu as part of Organ Donation week celebrations.
 
The Tamil Nadu chief minister also honored donor families, transplantation experts & para medical staff involved in cadaver transplant programme. Tamil Nadu  Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, Minister for health and family welfare C Vijayabaskar, Principal Secretary for Health J Radhakrishnan and other top officials also attended the event.
 
Commenting on the award, Dr. Cherian said that donating  organs is a great deed as donating life to other. “I would also to like to take this opportunity to honor all organ donors and their families and thank them for saving lives and improving the quality of life of many people through this cause.’

 
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