Professor Dr. Sanjiv Sharma is the head of the department of Cardiovascular Radiology & Endovascular Interventions at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. He completed his radiology training at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research at Chandigarh in 1982 and was awarded the highest order of merit during MD at this institute. He was a WHO fellow at the University of California, San Francisco; and at the Brigham & Women Hospital, Harvard University in Boston, USA in 1996; and has been a faculty staff at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences for last 32 years.
Professor Dr. Sanjiv Sharmais the Past President of the Indian Society of Vascular & Interventional Radiology (2003-2006), of the Asia-Pacific Society of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology (2004-2006) and of the Indian Society of Vascular & Interventional Radiology Research & Education Foundation (2009-2014). He is the Editor of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology (official journal of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology Society of Europe), the Associate Editor of Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology (official journal of the American Society of Interventional Radiology) and has published 242 scientific papers in indexed national & international journals and 46 chapters in books.