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Dr. Debraj Shome & Dr. Rinky Kapoor awarded at Pharma Leaders Power Brand Awards

Pharmaleaders, In association with the Ministry of Health & Family Affairs & Department of Pharmaceuticals and the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers (Government of India), PHARMA LEADERS presented their annual POWER BRAND AWARDS 2015 on December 30th 2015, felicitating Dr. Debraj Shome as a ‘Breakthrough innovator in facial plastic surgery’, and Dr. Rinky Kapoor as the ‘The Most Valuable and Admired Cosmetic Dermatologist’.

 Launched this year under the theme ‘Brand India’ Winning’, Pharma Leaders’ Leadership Award is India’s Only Dedicated Celebration of Excellence in Healthcare Innovation, Pharmaceutical & Medical Excellence and Brand Transformation. It is one of the most credible award platforms, for selecting top leaders through a stringent selection process. The selection involves meticulous research inputs & a voting process by noted juries. Since its inception in 1999, Pharma Leaders has so far awarded 400 top Pharma Entrepreneurs, Medical Professionals, Research Scientists and Government Academia.

The couple was unanimously selected for the awards; considering their contributions to the medical profession and breakthrough innovations in surgical and non-surgical aesthetic medicine & cosmetic perfection. They were identified as outstanding medical professionals with a global vision; an inspiration for upcoming doctors of the country.

Dr. Shome also delivered an address on ­- Making you look beautiful with Face-lift surgery – Is India the next World Leader in Facial Plastic Surgery? – speaking about the increasing need for effective rejuvenation products and services to help individuals restore their youthful appearance in India, which is expected to be one of the fastest growing facial rejuvenation markets in Asia.



Having served as the head of Facial Plastic Surgery at Nova specialty surgery in Mumbai, and the head of Aesthetics and Cosmetic surgery at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad he has earned the reputation of being one of the most recommended and respected plastic surgery experts in the country. With outstanding contributions to the healthcare sector in general, Dr. Shome delivers specialty in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, facial ocular oncology, oculoplastic, eyelid and orbital surgery.

Further, Dr. Shome has to his credit over 20 national and international peer-reviewed publications, for research around the development of a nano-molecule drug beneficial in the treatment of retinoblastoma. He is highly renowned amongst celebrity and media circles, and has been a columnist for national publications including the Times of India, Hindustan Times and DNA (Daily News & Analysis).


Dr. Kapoor comes with extensive expertise in the planning and development of skin laser and dermato-surgery and was honored with the prestigious International Society of Dermatology Fellowship for the year 2008. Teaming up with Dr. Shome, in identifying and extracting the nano-molecule QR 678 that helps with hair regrowth, she made a place for herself amongst the top-notch dermatological experts of the country, solving medical problems in skin-care, and helping people gain confidence.

Post this she took up key functions in research initiatives at the Indian Institute of Technology on the lines of ‘growth factors for hair regeneration’. Today, she forefronts the Department of Cosmetic Dermatology at the Esthetic clinic, as Director & Consultant Dermatologist, Cosmetic Dermatologist, Cosmetologist and Trichologist. Furthermore, she is also a consultant with the Department of Cosmetic Dermatology at the SL Raheja hospital, which part of the esteemed Fortis group of hospitals.


Themed ‘Brand India Winning’, this award Pharma Leaders expressed their appreciation of Dr. Kapoor and Dr. Shome and applauded their continued commitment to improve healthcare standards in India. The event was attended by more than 300 Industry Leaders, Policy Makers, Medical Professionals, Scientists, Bureaucrats and Diplomats who assembled to discuss and debate on the paradigm shifting ideas in the healthcare sector.

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