Dr A B Dey
Director, Venu Geriatric Care Center
Dr A B Dey is a physician by training. Out of nearly five decades in medicine, he was a student for a decade and a practitioner, teacher and researcher for close to four decades at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
Chosen by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, he was trained in Geriatrics at the Royal Victoria Infirmary under University of Newcastle at Newcastle upon Tyne, England under the prestigious Commonwealth Medical Fellowship.
In subsequent years he was entrusted with the responsibility of establishing old age care or geriatrics in India through support from the World Health Organization.
His untiring efforts led development of Geriatrics into a distinct clinical speciality in medical practice and education in India.
Education & Training
Commonwealth Medical Fellowship at Royal Victoria Infirmary, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.
Short term training in Geriatrics, International Institute of Ageing- United Nations, Malta
Senior Residency, Department of Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi
MD (General Medicine),Utkal University, Odisha
MBBS, Utkal University, Odisha
Professor, Department of Geriatric Medicine- 2012- 2020
Professor, Department of Medicine- 2003- 2013
Additional Professor, Department of Medicine- 1995-2003
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine- 1995-1995
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine- 1985-1991
Senior Resident, Department of Medicine- 1982-1985
Dean Research – 2010- 2013
Professor in Charge Research- 2008-2010
Head of the Department, Geriatric Medicine- 2012- 2020
Nodal Officer National Centre for Ageing at AIIMS- 2010-2020
Officer in Charge, Regional Geriatric Centre at AIIMS-2010-2020
Geriatric Medicine – 1993 onwards
Fall & Syncope Clinic- 1995-1996
Infectious Disease- 1992- 2006
Adult Haematology-1992- 1994
Chest Clinic- 1983- 1985