Dr Ranga Rao Rangaraju graduated (MBBS) from JLN medical College, Ajmer and had a brilliant career with Armed Forces Medical Services for 28 1/2 years. He obtained his post-graduation in Internal Medicine from the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune (awarded a gold medal)and had been a teacher medicine dept, AFMC, Pune. As a medical specialist, he served in various establishments including a foreign assignment in Bhutan.
Dr Ranga Rao Rangaraju, VSM graduated (MBBS) from JLN medical college, Ajmer, Rajasthan and soon after the internship joined the Armed Forces Medical Services. He obtained his post graduate degree (MD in internal medicine) from prestigious Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune.
Dr Ranga Rao Rangaraju superspeciality training in Medical Oncology was from the esteemed Cancer Institute Chennai, under the able and renowned teachers like Dr V Shanta and Late DR V Krishnamurthy. He participated in a clinical exchange program at MD Anderson Cancer centre, Houston, USA and thereafter has been a visitor at the same the hospital for four weeks. He has been a visitor at many prestigious hospitals in the world such as Dana Faber Cancer institute, Boston, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, and recently Cancer Centre, Emory University, Atlanta, USA.
1971-1976: MBBS (First Attempt: 65% Aggregate) Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer, Rajasthan (Rajasthan University, Jaipur)
1976-1977: One year Compulsory Rotatory Internship at J L N Hospital, Ajmer.
1977: House Physician (Int Medicine): July to Oct 1977
Post Graduate / Post-Doctoral Qualification
1982-1984: MD (Internal Medicine), (Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra)
1991-1993: DM (Medical Oncology): (Dr Muthulaxmi College of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Institute, Adayar, Chennai)
International Exposure in Medical Oncology
1997: Clinical Exchange Program at M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA (One week)
1997: Visitor at the same Institute (for six weeks)
1997: Visitor at Dana Faber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA (Six Weeks)
2003: Visitor at Royal Marsden Hospital, Sussex, London (three weeks)
2015: Winship Cancer Centre, Emory University, Atlanta,USA : visiting professor for two weeks (October 2015)
Medical / Administrative Courses in Army Medical Corps
1977: Medical Officers Basic Course (AMC Officers Training Academy, Lucknow)
1982-1984: Advance Specialist Course in Medicine (AFMC, Pune)
1984: Ultrasonology Course (INMAS, New Delhi)
1985: Medical Officers Junior Command Course (OTA Lucknow)
1994: Medical Officers Senior Command Course (OTA Lucknow)
Dr. Ranga Rao attended several international oncology conferences including ASCO, ECCO, ESMO, UICC, HN cancers, Uro oncology, Immunotherapy Many national oncology conferences across India such as ISO, ISMPO, IASO, AROI, ICON, IFHNOS and many regional conferences.