Dr. Rahul Sharma
Centre for Community Medicine,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS),
Dr. Rahul Sharma joined All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in June 2015 as Assistant Professor. He completed his MBBS and then specialization as MD (Community Medicine) both from the University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi. He thereafter did his Senior Residency at VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi. He had been working as a faculty member in the specialty of Community Medicine at UCMS, Delhi before joining the teaching team at AIIMS.
During his post graduation, he received the Late DrKusumPandit Award for best post graduate thesis in the college (UCMS) for the year. He has also been the recipient of Ford Foundation - IAPSM Epidemiological Research Grant for carrying out an epidemiological research project.
He has actively been involved in conducting community based research as well as guiding and encouraging research activities by undergraduate and postgraduate students. He has authored research papers in various peer reviewed journals on varied topics in the subject.
He has been a resource faculty for an innovative multi disciplinary teaching learning module on injury prevention and control, organized each year for MBBS students by the Medical Education Unit of the UCMS college, Delhi. Dr.Sharma has also been involved as a resource person in teaching of non-medical or para-medical personnel such as students of Diploma in Prehospital Trauma Technician course, students of Diploma in Physical Rehabilitation course, and CDPOs and Supervisors of ICDS projects. He has been a resource faculty in state level workshops organized by Directorate of Health Services, Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
He has also been enthusiastically and actively involved in extracurricular events such as the annual college cultural festivals, winning certificates at different occasions over the years for GK quiz competitions and faculty sports events.