Dr. Ruchira Misra
Cancer Surgeon at ,
Dr. Ruchira Misra completed her MBBS from GSVM Medical College, Kanpur and then followed a DCH and DNB (paediatrics from LLRM Medical College, Meerut and Bombay Hospital respectively. After a 2 yr stint at SGRH Delhi, she moved to Australia where she did her fellowship in Paediatric Hematology Oncology and Bone marrow transplant from 3 centres in Australia. She moved back to India in 2011 and joined Medanta – The Medicity Gurugram. Here she helped set up the Paediatric Hematology-Oncology and Stem cell division of the Cancer Institute. She has a keen interest in Paediatric leukemia and genetic disorders needing transplant. The unit at Medanta has done paediatric transplants for a number of indications like Fanconi’s anemia, Leukemia, Hurler’s syndrome, relapsed ALL and relapsed AML as well as high dose chemotherapy and stem cell rescue for brain tumours. She has a number of publications under her name and has also presented at various conferences both nationally and internationally. She has been the author for a number of book chapters on Paediatric and Radiation Oncology.