Monday, October 29, 2012
ALMA MATER PRAISES DR. VARMA
Congratulations to Lubbock pediatrician and longtime TMA leader Surendra Varma, MD. King George Medical University in Lucknow, India, bestowed a Doctor of Science Honoris Causa award on Dr. Varma for being an outstanding academician, clinician, and teacher “who has made India proud with his professional achievements and scientific contributions, keeping the Indian flag flying high at the foreign soil.” Dr. Varma, a leading pediatric endocrinologist, is best known for developing a newborn screening tool for congenital hypothyroidism.
Posted by Steve Levine at 1:27 PM