Dr. Badwe,currently,Director,Tata Memorial Centre,has
more than 26 years of diverse experience as a Surgeon and
Oncologist,and as Director,has lead Tata Memorial Centre,a world
renowned institution in the field of cancer care. He is an
international opinion leader in oncology,developing breast cancer care strategies,innovative
research,integrating delivery systems,improving quality and cancer management programs
and capacity building of staff on cancer care delivery strategy and practice issues. His
significant accomplishments in leadership in cancer care are a testimony to his role as a
mentor in developing the cancer care strategy for Government of India and WHO. His
pioneering work on ‘Timing of Surgery for Breast Cancer’ has induced a paradigm shift
towards importance of events at the time of surgery. He is a frequent traveler and speaker in
no. of national and international meetings and has more than 100 publications to his credit.
He is recipient of prestigious national awards,honours and gold medals.