International Member: American Urological Association
Corresponding Member: European Association of Urology
Full Member: Urological Society of India
Member: North Zone Chapter of USI/ Delhi Urological Society
Member: Indian Society of Organ Transplantation
Member: American Society of Transplant
Member: Socit Internationale d'Urologie
Awards and Recognition
First in Biochemistry at the First MBBS university exam held in Feb-March 1996
Recipient of award endowed by the All India Conference of ACBI, Manipal, for securing the highest marks in Biochemistry in the Feb-March 1996.
Surgical Society of Mysore, PG Best Paper Award for the paper entitled- Postnatal management and outcome of antenatal hydronephrosis due to pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction, presented at 22nd Annual Conference of KSC-ASICON at Bangalore in Feb. 2004.
2nd Best Paper Award in its category for Video presentation titled “Laparoscopic pyeloplasty: How we do it! at the 18th West Zone USICON held at Sholapur, Maharashtra, between 13th and 16th November 2008.
Recipient of USI-EAU Travelling Fellowship to attend European Urology Resident Education Program (EUREP)-2009 at Prague between 28th August and 2nd September 2009.
Won the First Prize in MCQ examination conducted at the USI-AUA Instructional Course-Mock examination and Annual Review Course conducted jointly by USI and AUA at Mumbai on 28th and 30th September 2009.
Prof CKP Menon Best Paper Award: Tadalafil monotherapy is as efficacious as Tamsulosin in patients with LUTS secondary to BPH: results of first head-on comparative, prospective, randomized study to evaluate the efficacy of Tadalafil and Tamsulosin, in patients with LUTS secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia at the USICON 2010.
2nd Prize Vijayawada Prize Poster category: Donor gonadal vein reconstruction for extension of the transected renal vessels in living renal transplantation at the USICON 2010.
First Indian to have been awarded the scholarship by European Association of Urology (EUSP), to visit Fundacio Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain for “ Short-Term-Visit”.
DUSCON Achiever’s Award for the year 2015, by Delhi Urology Society. This award was given on 20th November 2015 at the Annual DUSCON Meet held at PGIMER and Dr RML Hospital, New Delhi.
Scholarship from European Foundation of Urology (EFU) to participate in Semi-Live 2017, organized by the Department of Urology of the University Hospital of Heidelberg (Germany) between 16th & 18th February 2017.
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He is an alumnus from G B Pant Hospital, where he completed his MCh in Surgical Gastroenterology in 2000.
He further underwent advanced training in Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation at centres of excellence in the field like Asan Medical Centre (Korea) and Florence Nightingale Hospital (Turkey).
He then worked in GB Pant Hospital, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences as a faculty.
He has over a decade of experience in managing Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato Biliary diseases.
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research
American College of Surgeons
International Liver Transplantation Society
Australasian Pancreatic Club
International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (Indian Chapter)
Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology
Indian Society of Gastroenterology
Association of Surgeons of India
Indian Association of Surgical Oncology Indian Medical Association
Awards and Recognition
Delivered Dr Ramesh Nigam Memorial Oration 2012 at Annual Conference of Association of Surgeons of India, Kolkata (India), December 2012
Awarded Healthcare Leadership Award 2012 in recognition of his outstanding contribution in promoting inclusive healthcare by Knowledge Resource Development & Welfare Group at New Delhi, November 2012.
Awarded Honorary European Diploma in Transplantation Surgery (FEBS) awarded by Division of Transplantation of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) and the European Board of Surgery (EBS) which work in close collaboration with the European Society of Organ Transplantation (ESOT) at Romania, September 2012. (First Indian to get such an honorary award).
Awarded Smt. Rajalaxmi Ramachandran Memorial Trophy and Medal for Junior Resident in Surgery for exemplary devotion to duty for the year 1995-96 at Lady Hardinge Medical College & Associated Hospitals, New Delhi (India).
Awarded Dr. Dhume Memorial Gold Medal for second best graduate of the year 1993 at Goa Medical College, Panaji, Goa (India).
Awarded prizes for best performance in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, ENT and Ophthalmology at Goa Medical College, Panaji, Goa (India).
Granted scholarships by Dalmia Trust and Brihad Bhartiya Samaj from December 1988 to December 1992 for pursuing M.B.B.S degree course at Goa Medical College, Panaji, Goa (India).
Dr. Mohamed Rela
Designation. :Director and Head of Liver Transplantation
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSED)
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG)
Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT)
Journal of American College of Surgeons : Segment IV preserving middle hepatic vein retrieval in right lobe living donor liver transplantation, 2011
American College of Surgeons : Evolution of a reliable biliary reconstructive technique in 400 consecutive living donor liver transplants, 2010
Surgery : Bridge venoplasty: A new technique to simplify venous outflow reconstruction in living donor domino liver transplantation, 2009
Human Pathology : End-stage nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: evaluation of pathomorphologic features and relationship to cryptogenic cirrhosis from study of explant livers in a living donor liver transplant program, 2009
Awards and Recognition
Padma Shri by the President of India - 2010
RD Birla - 2011
Swastha Bharat Samman - 2011
E- medinews award - 2012
Achievements listed in Limca Book of records - 2007
Consultant in Urology at the prestigious Army Hospital R&R, New Delhi
Consultant in Urology at the Military Hospital in Jalandar, Punjab. (Started the Endourology and Laparoscopic Urology programme for this center)
Consultant in Urology at the Command Hospital, Lucknow, UP
MS (Gen Surgery)
During the year 2006 did a 6 weeks attachment with Dr Ashutosh Tiwari in the field of Robotic Prosatectomy at the Weil Cornell Medical Center, New York.
Member of Urology Society of India
Member of SIU
Member of International Endo-Urology Society
Pelviureteric junction obstruction, an overview. Chapter written for book Current Trends in Surgery vol 3, 2003. Published by Surgical Division, Army Hospital (R&R) Delhi, 2003
Primary Amyloidosis of urinary bladder. A case report. Ind J Urol 19(2) Apr 2003 157-159.
Endopyelotomy- A minimally invasive surgical option for pelviureteric junction obstruction.. Review of 32 cases. MJAFI 59(4) Oct 2003 pg 320-323
Multivessel renal tr-ansplant. Experience at Army Hospital R&R. Ind J Urol.20 (2) Apr 2004 130-133
Letter to the Editor Isolated renal allograft Mucormycosis .Ind J Urol 2006;22: 381
Spontaneous rupture of the bladder A rare clinical entity. MJAFI 2007;63 :92-93
To bite the bullet of early graft nephrectomy: a case report.Transplantation proceedings, 2007;39;1664-1665.
Awards and Recognition
1. Set up of the Renal Transplant Programme of this center and successfully conducted 20 renal transplants in 2006-07. In recognition of this was awarded the Chief of Army Staff Commendation card.
2. Was involved in 2 large mass casualty operations in aid to civil establishment of Pithoragarah Distt in Uttarakhand. Was awarded the Central Army Commander’s Commendation Card for these operations in 1995.
3. Awarded the Christian Medical College Ludhiana Prize for the best poster presentation at the Annual Conference ot the North Zone Chapter of the Urology Society of India in the year 2001 and again in 2002.
4. Video presentation of Laparoscopic assisted PCNL in Pelvic Kidneys was presented at the Asian Congress of Urology in Kuala Lumpur in 2002.