Dr Vikram Bhatia has been active in academics, including teaching of fellows, conducting training workshops, and doing research. He has over 128 publications to his credit, including 10 book chapters. His current H-index rating at the Google Scholar is 25.
Dr Bhatia has been the recipient of several awards, notable being: Outstanding Young Gastroenterologist Award by World Endoscopy Organization (WEO) in 2014, Alkem Om Prakash Memorial Award by the Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISG) in 2010, European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) International fellowship award in 2007, Young Investigator Award at the Asian Pacific Digestive Week (APDW) in 2006, Fellowship of the Japan Cancer Society in 2005, and the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology (JSGE) overseas fellowship award in 2004.
Dr Bhatia has trained extensively in centers of excellence in different parts of the world, including the Aichi cancer Center Hospital (ACCH), Nagoya, Japan, under Dr Kenji Yamao, in the years 2005, 2009, and 2013, at the Gentofte Hospital, Denmark under Dr Peter Vilmann, in 2007, and at the Osaka University Hospital, Japan in 2004.
His areas of interest are Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS), and gastrointestinal and pancreato-biliary cancers.
Dr Vikram Bhatia did his graduation and post-graduation (M.D. in Internal Medicine) from Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC). He completed his sub-specialty training in Gastroenterology (D.M.) from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, in December 2002. He subsequently continued to work in the Gastroenterology Department of AIIMS, before joining the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), New Delhi as a faculty member in June 2008.
Total Number of publications (till date): 134
Total Number of publications in 2018: 2
List of ongoing Projects (2018):
- Liquid based cytology (LBC) in pancreato-biliary malignancies.
- Flow cytometry signature of lymphoid population in tubercular LN.
Circulating tumor cells/ liquid biopsy in HCC.
Total Number of publications in 2017: 12