Dr. Vivek Jawali accorded with BMA Lifetime Achievement Award
Bengaluru, January 6, 2017: Dr. Vivek Jawali, Chairman Cardiac science, Fortis Hospitals Bangalore, recently bagged the BMA Lifetime Achievement Awardat the 63rd Annual Bangalore Management Association (BMA) 2016 for his extraordinary contribution in the healthcare industry. The award was presented by former Chief Justice of India Shri. S Rajendra Babu. Along with Dr. Vivek Jawali other eminent personalities like Hindustani vocalist Shymala G Bhave, ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar and Dr. K. Kasturirangan, Former chairman ISRO, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's yoga guru S Nagendra have received the award.
Dr. Vivek Jawali is a pioneer in minimally invasive cardiac surgery inIndia (1994) and has performed over 18,000 cardiothoracic & vascularsurgeries till date. He is the pioneer of beating heart surgery in India (1992)and founder member of the International Society of Minimally Invasive CardiacSurgeons (ISMICS) and is the only Indian on the editorial board of its journal“Innovations in Cardiac Surgery”. He is also the recipient of HarvardMedical International Lifetime achievement award.
BMA is a pioneer in management movement in India. It is associated toAll India Management Association (AIMA) New Delhi. It was launched as a professionalbody to study and promote the principles of management in a more scientificway.