Achievement

1. Only 60 to 70 doctors out of 1 billion population of the country get super specialist GI surgery degree.(Recognized by NBE( National of board of examination) & MCI (Medical council of India)).

2. 1st Rank in General surgery in V.S hospital Ahmedabad, 2nd Rank in Gujarat state university.

3. 12th Rank out of 5000 to 6000 surgeons in national level super speciality entrance test.

4. Securing Gastrointestinal surgery and liver transplantation seat in world's best institution and securing 1st Rank in the batch.

5. Publishing many papers in various national and international journals.

6. Presenting research work in various national and international conferences.

7. Securing 2nd Rank in north zone in GI surgery quiz, where participants were from prestigious institutes of India like AIMS, SGPGI, KGMU, G.B.pant

8. 1st Study in the world on research output from India is reported by Dr Shah.

9. Awarded bursary by Indian association of surgical gastroenterology

Research

1. Thesis study titled ?œTo study correlation of preoperative serum CEA level with histology and staging in colorectal cancer patients??under the guidance of Dr. S. Singhvi, Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi towards the award of DNB Superspeciality (Surgical Gastroenterology) Degree

2. Thesis study titled ?œClinical presentation and Management of Liver abscess (Study of 50 cases) ??under the guidance of Dr A.Patel, Dept of Surgery, Smt NHL medical college, Ahmedabad, towards the award of M.S.(General Surgery) Degree.

Publications/Posters/Abstracts

1. Shah I, Ray S, Mehrotra S, Lalwani S, Mangla V, Yadav A, Mehta N, Nundy S. Why do people leave against medical advice and what happens to them later? A study on 50 consecutive patients in India. Curr Med Res Pract. 2017;7:169-73.

2. Ray S, Shah I, Nundy S. The research output from Indian medical institutions between 2005 and 2014. Curr Med Res Pract. 2016;6:49??8. (This article is widely cited. It was in news in various Indian newspapers as well as in international newspaper like Washington Post and Toronto Star. Editorial was written on the article in prestigious journals like British Medical Journal and Lancet.)

3. Poster presentation on ?˜A rare case report of hemorrhagic Walled Off Pancreatic Necrosis(WOPN) spontaneously fistulizing into stomach?™at XXVII National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2017.

4. Poster presentation on ?˜Choledochal cysts ??A 21 year experience in a tertiary care center??at XXVII National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2017.

5. Poster presentation on ?˜Higher preoperative serum CEA level predicts poor histology in colorectal cancer patients??at XXVII National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2017.

6. Jain R, Shah I, Lalwani S, Mehrotra S, Mangla V, Mehta N, Nundy S. Choledochal cysts- A 21 year experience in a tertiary care centre. Trop Gastroenterol 2017;38(3); B38/3297.

7. Bojanapu S, Shah I, Dhir U, Rawat S. A rare case report of hemorrhagic Walled Off Pancreatic Necrosis(WOPN) spontaneously fistulizing into stomach. Trop Gastroenterol 2017;38(3); P7/3372.

8. Shah I, Yadav A, Rawat S, Singhvi S. Higher preoperative serum CEA level predicts poor histology in colorectal cancer patients. Trop Gastroenterol 2017;38(3); CR13/3063.

9. Shah I, Ray S, Mehrotra S, Mangla V, Lalwani S, Yadav A, Mehta N, Nundy S. Why do people leave against medical advice (LAMA) in India and what happens to them subsequently? Tropical Gastroenterology 2016;37(3);s14.

10. Poster Presentation on Why do people leave against medical advice (LAMA) in India and what happens to them subsequently? at XXVI National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2016.

11. Paper Presentation on Ileoileal intussusception with meckel?™s diverticulum (series of cases) at Vivekanand NMOCON 2013.

12. Poster presentation on Ectopic pancreatic mucosa as a pathological lead point for ilioileal intussuseption at Vivekanand NMOCON 2013.

CME AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

1. 27th National conference of Indian association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2017 at Puducherry.

2. Participated in 12th certificate course in Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery organised by Indian chapter of International Hepato- Pancreato-Biliary Association.

3. Participated in Surgical Critical Care CME in 2017.

4. Participated in XIth Basic and Advanced therapeutic endoscopic procedures training program 2017.

5. Participated in ?œHow I do it-CME series II??Colo Rectal Surgery 2017.

6. Participated in ??How I do it- CME series I??Pancreatic Surgery 2016.

7. 3rd Transplant Hepatology Course-2016 at Institute of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine , Medanta The Medicity.

8. 26th National conference of Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology 2016 at Coimbatore.

9. Participated in 3rd International Colorectal Pelvic Floor Workshop at Sir Gangaram Hospital New Delhi- 2016.

10. Participated in ASICON- 2013 Organised by Gujarat State Chapter, The Association of Surgeons Of India.
      Delegate in Dr J.B.Haribhakti CME
      Delegate in live operative workshop.