Dr. Ghanashyam Biswas is a full-time Consultant Medical Oncologist and Executive Director at Sparsh Hospitals and Critical Care in Bhubaneswar, Orissa. He is also a Visiting Consultant to the Kalinga Hospital in the same city. While he is familiar with all procedures related to Medical Oncology, he has a special interest in the areas of acute leukaemia, lymphomas and epithelial ovarian cancer.

Dr. Biswas completed his undergraduate and postgraduate medical studies in Orissa. He then... [+]

Accreditation
  • Life Member, Association of Physicians of India (National and Orissa State Branch).
  • Life Member, Indian Co-operative Oncology Network (ICON).
  • Full Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
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Research
Two-month short term ICMR project at AHRCI, Cuttack: "Role of FNAC in cervical lymphadenopathy with special reference to TB lymphadenitis”. 1993. [Guide: Prof. Dr. NC Parija). 
MD Thesis: Observation on renal manifestations in falciparum malaria. 1997-2000. [Guide: Prof. Dr. PK Padhy]
DM Thesis: "Neuroblastoma: A Retrospective Analysis (1987-2000)". 2001-04. [Guide: Prof. Dr. PA Kurkure] 
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Publications
Article
Microcystic adnexal carcinoma in a 10 year old child: A case report and review of literature. Sharma L, Biswas G, Lokeshwar N, Nair C, Gupta S, Parikh P. Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology. 2004; 25: 40-42.
Article
Advances in neuroblastoma management. Biswas G, Kurkure P, Banavali SD, Achrekar S, Khadwal A. Oncology Nursing Newsletter. 2003; 5: 1-3.
Article
Retroperitoneal Plasmacytoma: A case report and review of literature. Sharma L, Biswas G, Rai S, Nair R, Gupta S, Parikh P. Indian Journal of Cancer. 2004; 41; 3: 133-134.
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Presentations
    Presentation
  • Poster: Self assessment scale of anxiety and depression in patients with leukaemia. Kulkarni P, Parikh P, Deshmukh C, Bakshi A, Biswas G, Pai VR, Kurkure P, Nair C. Summer Education Conference of ESMO. Jun 2003.
  • Presentation
  • Poster: Ifosfamide base neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locoregionally-advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: A retrospective analysis of 718 cases. Pai VR, Kulkarni P, Mazumdar AT, Biswas G, Parikh P, Pathak KA, D’cruz A. Annual Meeting of ASCO, Jun 2004; (Abstract no. 5550).
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  • Poster: Challenges in management of advanced neuroblastoma: Experience at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India. Biswas G, Kurkure P, Banavali S, Achrekar S, Kulkarni P, Bhagwat R, Sharma L. Annual meeting of ASCO. Jun 2004; (Abstract no. 8562).
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Training
MBBS: SCB Medical College, Cuttack. 1990-95.
MD (General Medicine): MKCG Medical College, Behrampur. 1997-2000.
DM (Medical Oncology): Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. 2001-04.
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