Dr. Rajeshwar Dayal


MD, DNB, DCH(London)


Professor & Head

Registration No. MCI/State Medical Faculty

  • Administrative Assignments

    Professor & Head of the department

    Personal Achievements/ Distinctions

    • SS Misra Memorial Award by National Academy of Medical Sciences.
    • Elected Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MAMS-1991)
    • Elected Member of Standing Committee of the International Society of Tropical Pediatrics (2002-2008)
    • Elected Member of Standing Committee of Asian Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (2002-2006)
    • Elected Fellow of Indian Academy of Pediatrics (FIPA) in 1994
    • Elected Vice President of IAP UP Chapter 2003
    • Elected member of National Executive Board of IAP -1992, 93, 2007
    • Three National Awards of the IAP : James Flett Award of IAP -1985, V.B. Raju Award of IAP - 1988, S.T. Achar Award of IAP - 1993
    • Elected treasurer of Indian Academy of Pediatrics Up Chapter 3 years 1994-1997
    • Elected member, Executive Board of Indian Academy of Pediatrics (UP Chapter) 3 years 1988-1990

      Medals and Prizes
    • Topped in the regular batch of 105 students in MBBS examination, Agra University in 1978 with the distinction marks (75%) in Physiology
    • Awarded 13 gold medals, 9 silver medals & 1 bronze medal by Agra University, for academic achievements besides books and cash prizes.
    • Awarded First Prize (Silver Medal) in UP State Govt. Leprosy on 30th Jan' 1977 at SNMC, Agra
    • Awarded merit scholarship by Govt. during the session 1976-77
    • Awarded Pfizer Gold Medal & Cash award of Rs. 2000.00 for standing first in Final professional MBBS examination in Dec. 1978
    • Topped in MD (Pediatrics) examination of Agra University in Feb. 1983 & awarded Gold Medal for the same.
    • Passed Diplomate of National Board of Examination (DNB) in Pediatrics in April 1985 in first attempt.
    • Passed diploma in Child Health Examination (DCH) of Royal Colleges of Physicians, London in 1991 in first attempt.

    Fields of Clinical Investigation

    • Tuberculosis
    • Lepros

    Research Being Guided

    • A comparative evaluation of ELISA serological test using Ag 85 with Zn staining, PCR, culture in diagnosis of childhood TB
    • A comparative study of insitu PCR in untreated & treated childhood cases of leprosy.
    • To evaluate the usefullness of RLEP PCR in diagnosis of leprosy in children.

    Recent Publications/ Documentary Contributions

    • PCR & insitu hybridization in diagnosis of leprosy
    • Diagnosis value of ELISA serological tests in childhood TB Publications - Total 71
    • International Journal Publications - 9
    • Indian Medical Journals - 29
    • Publications in abstract book - 21, proceedings of National & International conferences
    • Chapters to book - 12

    Research In Hand

    Pharmacogenomics of M.TB involved in Granuloma formation

    Other Publications