Chennai, 27th November 2017:Dr. K M Cherian, Chairman and CEO of Frontier Lifeline Hospital and Dr. KM Cherian Heart foundation has received the “Best TransplantExpert Award”from the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil NaduEdappadi K. Palaniswami and Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister O.P. Paneerselvam for his outstanding work in the field of cardiac care and Organ transplantation. The award was bestowed at a grand function held at KalaivanarArangam organized by Government of Tamil Nadu as part of Organ Donation week celebrations.
The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu honored Donor Families, Transplantation Experts & Para Medical Staff involved in cadaver transplant programme.Hon’ble Deputy Chief Ministerof Tamil Nadu O Panneerselvam, Minister for health and family welfare C Vijayabaskar, Principal Secretary for Health J Radhakrishnan and Chief Secretary Tmt Girija Vaidyanathan and other top officials also attended the event.
Commenting on the award, Dr. KM Cherian said “I am extremely honored to receive the Best Transplant Expert award from Tamil Nadu government. Donating organs is a great deed as donating life to others.I would also like to take this opportunity to honor all organ donors and their families and thank them for saving lives and improving the quality of life of many people through this cause.”