Indian physician Dr Subhash Babu to be awarded Bailey K. Ashford Medal.
Prominent Indian physician and scientist, Dr. Subhash Babu has been honored with the prestigious Bailey K. Ashford Medal and Fellow of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (FASTMH) Award 2022.
This award is given to him for his outstanding research and contribution to tropical medicine.
The medal is awarded annually to one or more mid-career researchers for distinguished work in tropical medicine by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), the largest scientific organization in tropical medicine in the world.
In its 82-year history, the award has never been given to an Indian scientist or an Indian institution for work.