) Dr. Shiv Kumar Sarin
was instrumental in getting universal Hepatitis B vaccination
introduced in the State of Delhi and Sikkim. His classification
of gastric varices Sarins classification identification
of a new disease entity portal biliopathy is widely recognized.
His work with hepatitis B virus infected patients and its
prevention is a land mark in the country.
Left to right : Shri. N. Sugalchand Jain, Managing
Trustee of Bhagwan Mahaveer Foundation, Her Excellency
Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil presenting the 11th
Bhagwan Mahaveer Award to Dr. Shiv Kumar Sarin for
excellence in the sphere of education & Medicine.
has created public awareness about Hepatitis by launching
the Yellow Ribbon Campaign and by initiating Hepatitis Awareness
Day on December 4, 1998.He is not only helping the society
to eradicate the menace of hepatitis and liver diseases
by his untiring efforts but has also dedicated his life
to the service of suffering humanity as the poor mans liver
doctor.Dr. Sarin is a Trustee of a Charitable Trust, Udayan
Care, which looks after nearly 100 underprivileged children.
He is considered a very humane, humble and compassionate