Padma Shri Dr. Harsh Mahajan Padma Shri Dr. Harsh Mahajan


Radiology, Medical imaging

Dr. Harsh Mahajan is an eminent radiologist and a pioneer in the field of Magnetic Resonance Imaging of India. The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honor of the Padma Shri in 2002 for his contribution to the field of radiology. He is the founder of Mahajan Imaging, a diagnostic imaging centre in the Indian capital of New Delhi.

Dr. Mahajan has done his graduation from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi and his post-graduation in Radiodiagnosis from the prestigious PGIMER, Chandigarh. He is a former president of the Indian Radiological and Imaging Association (IRIA) and the Director of the Department of Nuclear Medicine and Bone Densitometry at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. He has served as the honorary radiologist to the President of India and as the Honorary Consultant to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). He has published several articles on clinical radiography and other medical topics.