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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Dr. Prasun Chatterjee




ADDRESS-F93, Ansari Nagar West Campus, AIIMS, New Delhi-110029

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DATE OF BIRTH:- 30/09/1978


Motivating and talented elderly care physician and Professor driven to inspire students towards academic and personal excellence in Geriatric Medicine, Gerontology and community Geriatrics.

Consistently striving to create a model of active ageing through life course perspective, by research, academics and philanthropy.

An exceptional thinker and researcher, who work tirelessly in a wide and varied spectrum ranging from community health care to molecular research.



Geriatric Medicine,


Thoracic Medicine

Management, Project planning

Spreading social Health Awareness

Social Service

Problem solving

Resource planning




 M.B.B.S    (1997-2004)                          - Calcutta University 

Training in Psychiatry (2004-2005) - Calcutta University 

Diploma training in Pulmonology (2005-2007) - Calcutta University 

Doctor of Medicine (M.D) in Geriatric Medicine (2007- 2010)-  Madras Medical College

Sr. Residency Geriatric –(2010-2013)– All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi

Senior Research Associate (2013-2014)-Awarded by CSIR



Additional professor                                                                                             16th September - Till date 

Department of Geriatric Medicine

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi (Govt. of India) 


Associate Professor                                                                                               2 March to 15 September 2021

Department of Geriatric Medicine

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi (Govt. of India)


Assistant Professor                                                                                                20th May, 2014 –30th June, 2017

Department of Geriatric Medicine

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi (Govt. of India)


Consultant                                                                                                               2 March 2020 - till date

 WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, New Delhi.       

 Member to the Technical advisory group for measurement, monitoring and evaluation of the UN decade of Healthy Ageing. 



As a faculty in Geriatric Medicine at AIIMS:                                                              

  • Training of PHC, CHC doctors in Geriatric Medicine under NPHCE Nursing training and other paramedics.
  • Teaching postgraduate students in Geriatric Medicine.
  • Basic and clinical research in the field of Geriatric Medicine.

MD Student :                                                                                                        

Madras Medical College                                                                                             

Leading Postgraduate for teaching MBBS, MSc Nursing and Junior Post graduates – Madras Medical College


Book Authored- “Health and Wellbeing in Late Life: perspectives and Narratives from India”- published by Springer Nature (

Scientific Articles:

  1. Rao AR, Thakral M, Saini MK, Chatterjee P, Dey AB. Blood biomarkers in older subjects with mild behavioral impairment: A cross-sectional study from the memory clinic, all india institute of medical sciences, India. J Indian Acad Geriatr 2020;16:91-4
  2.  Rani K, Rastogi S, Vishwakarma P, Bharti PS, Sharma V, Renu K, Modi GP, Vishnu VY, Chatterjee P, Dey AB, Nikolajeff F, Kumar S. A novel approach to correlate the salivary exosomes and their protein cargo in the progression of cognitive impairment into Alzheimer's disease. J Neurosci Methods. 2021 Jan 1;347:108980. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2020.108980. Epub 2020 Oct 17. PMID: 33075328.
  3.  Rao AR, Chatterjee P, Thakral M, Dwivedi SN, Dey AB (2020) Behavioural issues in late life may be the precursor of dementia- A cross sectional evidence from memory clinic of AIIMS, India. PLoS ONE 15(6): e0234514.
  4. Chatterjee P, Yatnatti S K. Intergenerational Digital Engagement: A Way to Prevent Social Isolation During the COVID ‐19 Crisis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. DOI:
  5. Bajpai S, Upadhyay A, Sati H, Pandey RM, Chatterjee P, Dey AB. Hindi Version of Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination III: Distinguishing Cognitive Impairment Among Older Indians at the Lower Cut-Offs. Clin Interv Aging. 2020;15:329–339.
  6. Chatterjee P,  Srivastava A K.,  Kumar D A.,   Chakrawarty A,   Khan M A., Akash K. Ambashtha,  et al. .Effect of deep tissue laser therapy treatment on peripheral neuropathic pain in older adults with type 2 diabetes: a pilot randomized clinical trial. BMC Geriatrics 19, Article number: 218 (2019) ORCID:
  7. Singhal S, Singh S, Upadhyay AD, Dwivedi SN,  Das CJ, Mohta S,  Chatterjee P,  Dey AB,  Chakrawarty A. Serum creatinine and cystatin C-based index can be a screening biomarker for sarcopenia in older population. European Geriatric Medicine. 1–6. 00197-x.
  8. Chatterjee P, RebokGW, DwivediS N, Kumar D A, MadanR, Dey A B. Development of Integrated Care Tool - BRIEF (ICT-BRIEF) for screening the unmet psycho-socio-medical needs of older Indians. Indian Journal of Public Health 2019;63(1):51-57. 
  9.  Bansal R, Chatterjee P, Chakrawarty A, Satpathy S, Kumar N, Dwivedi SN, Dey A B.Diabetes: A risk factor for poor mental health in aging population. Journal of Geriatric Mental Health 2018;5(2):152-158.
  10.  Chatterjee P, Kumar P, Kandel R, Madan R, Tyagi M , Kumar D A , Khan M A , Desai G , Chaudhary P, Gupta S, Grover K, Dey A B. Nordic walking training and nutritional supplementation in pre-frail older Indians: an open-labelled experimental pre-test and post-test pilot study to develop intervention model. BMC Geriatrics 2018; 18:212. 
  11.  Banerjee J, Satapathy S, Upadhyay AD, Dwivedi SN, Chatterjee P, Kumar L, Rath GK, Dey AB. A short geriatric assessment tool for the older person with cancer in India-Development and psychometric validation. J Geriatr Oncol. 2018: S1879-4068(18): 30038-9.
  12. Banerjee J , Pradhan R, Gupta A, Kumar R, Sahu V, D Upadhyay A, Chatterjee P, Dwivedi S, Dey S, Dey AB.CDK4 in lung, and head and neck cancers in old age: evaluation as a biomarker. Clinical and Translational Oncology 2017; 19:571-578.
  13. Gunasekaran V, Dey S, Chakrawarty A, Chatterjee P, Sati HC, Dwivedi SN, Dey AB. Raised serum cystatin C can be a potential biomarker of frailty detected by cumulative deficit model. Aging Medicine. 2018;1-5.
  14. Rai N, Kumar R, Desai GR, Venugopalan G, Shekhar S, Chatterjee P, Tripathi M, Upadhyay AD, Dwivedi S, Dey AB, Dey S. Relative Alterations in Blood-Based Levels of Sestrin in Alzheimer's Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment Patients. J Alzheimers Dis. 2016;54(3):1147-1155.
  15. Gunasekaran V, Banerjee J, Dwivedi S N, Upadhyay A D, Chatterjee P, Dey A B. Normal gait speed, grip strength and thirty seconds chair stand test among   older Indians. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics2016; 67: 171-178.
  16. Kandel R, Nisar S, Desai G.R, Chatterjee P, Dey A.B. Multiple atypical presentations in a case of multiple myeloma in an elderly female. European Geriatric Medicine 2014;5 (5):334-335.
  17. Chatterjee P, Kandel R, Desai G R, Chellayan V, Biswas A, Dey A B. Development of simple diagnostic criteria for frailty syndrome in Indian elderly population. International Journal of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences (IJMPS) 2014; 4 (5):21-30.
  18. Chatterjee P, Kandel R, Bhatti H, Challyion V, Chowdhury R, Desai GR, Kumar V,  Dey A B. Grip strength: an alternative for measuring osteoporosis in elderly. International Journal of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences (IJMPS) 2014; 4(2): 89-98.
  19. Amar A, Jathar S, Chatterjee P, Das P C, Dey A B. A case of Splenic vein thrombosis presenting as fever of unknown origin in older patient: A case report and literature review. European Geriatric Medicine 2013; 4 (3):  196–197.
  20. Kumar R, Chatterjee P, Sharma P. K., Singh A. K,. Gupta A, Dey A B, Dey S.  Sirtuin1: A promising serum protein marker for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease. PloS one 2013; 8(4): e61560.
  21. Das P C, Chatterjee P, Kumar P, Kumar G, Dey A.B. Prevalence and predictors of geriatric syndromes in an outpatient clinic at a tertiary care hospital of India. J Aging Res Clinic Practice 2013; 2(1):117-120.
  22. Kumar P, Das P C, Chatterjee P, Dey A B. A novel occupational therapy strategy for cognitive impairment in old age.  Journal of the Indian Academy of Geriatrics 2012; 8:120-123.
  23. Chatterjee P, Krisnaswamy B. Prevalence and predisposing factors of frailty syndrome in elderly (> 75 years) Indian population in sub-acute care setup. J Aging Res Clinic Practice 2012; 1(1):3-5.


Awarded research grant from highest research funding agency of India such as Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Department of Science and Technology (DST) on innovative research projects:


  • Multimodal intervention (diet, exercise and computer based cognitive training) amongst elderly subject with subjective cognitive impairment (SCI) attending Geriatric clinic of AIIMS - A pilot randomized control trial study" (by DST).


  • Study of Knowledge, Attitude, Perception &Medical Awareness towards a Model of ─ Intergenerational Engagement & Science, for Sanitation, Hygiene & Health. (by DST)


  • Characteristics of Indian Super Agers- A pilot prospective cohort study with a potential future predictive model.  (by ICMR)


  • Awarded Effect of Smart Nordic Walking Training on Mobility Independence in Community Elderly- A pilot Study.  (by ICMR)


  • Exploring Quarantine Experience on baby boomers, Gen X and    Millennials in times of COVID-19: A cross sectional Global Online Survey (AIIMS Intramural project grant)


  • Predicting Frailty in Indian Hospital setting; comparison of three indicators Intramural project funded by AIIMS, New Delhi.


  • Deep tissue laser therapy in diabetic peripheral neuropathy-a RCT funded by LabIndia Pvt. Ltd.


  • Impact of school-based Intergenerational learning on schoolchildren, their parents and active ageing for native Uttar Pradesh by Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India.


Project supervising as Co-Investigator

  • Harmonized Diagnostic Assessment of Dementia (DAD) for Longitudinal Aging Study of India (LASI), NIH,USA project.
  • “mAging” project for development of infrastructure for application of mobile telephony in old age care.
  • Randomized control Clinical Trial on Frailty intervention (2012 – 2015)- Funded by National Programme for the Health Care of the Elderly population(NPHCE)  
  • Health profile of rural elderly population of North India (2012-2013) - Funded by NPHCE
  • CSIR awarded project Creatinine Height index, a cost effective biomarker of Sarcopenia in elderly population (2013 – 2016).


Book Chapters  

1. Approach to Older People in Clinical Settings - Postgraduate Medicine by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Pvt. Ltd. Chapter 140

2. Geriatric health in India-API West Bengal Branch- March 2009, Infection in Elderly - Chapter 7  

3. Immune Status in the Elderly- for the Medicine Update 2012  

4. Biomarkers of aging – for the Medicine Update 2013  

5. Development of geriatric medicine in India and others parts of world- Textbook of Geriatric Medicine, 1st Edition, 2014  

6. Immunology of ageing- Textbook of Geriatric Medicine, 1st Edition, 2014  

7. Geriatric Syndrome- API text Book of Medicine-11th Edition, 2019.



Member of the WHO South-East Asia Region Expert Panel for Healthy Ageing and WHO Clinical Consortium on Health Ageing.

Indian Academy of Geriatrics

State Medical Council of West Bengal- 59042

Medical Council of Delhi- 52156

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