Jury Panel: BMJ Awards South Asia 2018

Our esteemed jury panel in the past four years consisted of eminent thought leaders, senior experienced doctors, and industry veterans.

Ten awards, 1575 nominations, 436 semi-finalists: BMJ’s search for the stars of South Asian healthcare continues

More entries to BMJ’s annual search for outstanding contributors to clinical care in South Asia have
been shortlisted than ever before, discovers Jeetha D’Silva. Winners will be announced at Chennai’s
Hilton Hotel on 1 December

Tucked away at the end of a labyrinth of corridors in Mumbai’s BJ Wadia Hospital for Children is South Asia’s first and only isolation ward for children with drug resistant tuberculosis (TB). Beyond the air curtain at the entrance are compartmentalised beds, where six children, including a 7 month old baby, are being treated. Part of the Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Centre..