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City doctor is president of NCCP

City doctor is president of NCCP

Senior Pulmonologist Dr. Mohankumar Thekkinkattil of Coimbatore has been elected president of the National College of Chest Physicians (India) for 2023-24. A native of Pasayannur, Thrissur, Dr. Mohankumar has over 100 publications on lung diseases to his credit. He is a recipient of 19 national and international awards and has been a visiting professor in medical institutions in Manipal, USA, France and Poland. He has served as the president of the Academy of Pulmonology and Critical Care Society, Kerala; Indian Chest Society and Indian Association of Bronchology, besides being a member of the Editorial Board of seven medical journals. The annual conference of NCCP will be held under the chairmanship of Dr. Mohankumar in Coimbatore next year..