Prof. S C Sharma has been appointed as the president of the ALL India Institute of Medical Sciences Bathinda. Born in 1955, Dr Suresh Chandra Sharma did MBBS from SMS Medical College, Jaipur (Rajasthan), and MS (ENT) from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, (PGIMER) Chandigarh. After this, he worked as Faculty at PGI Chandigarh in various capacities till March 2000 when he joined the ENT department of AIIMS New Delhi. Since then, he has been an integral part of AIIMS, New Delhi and credited with various developments at the department.
At AIIMS he was involved in Skull base surgery, and surgery for Head & neck Paraganglioma, Cochlear implant, Robotic and minimal invasive Surgery for Head & Neck tumours. He is actively involved in basic research in the field of Oral cancer and Cholesteatoma has numerous national, international accolades to his credit.
Besides this charge, he has also been nominated as chairperson of National Medical Commission and President of AIIMS, Jodhpur, by Government of India.