Dr. Narayan P. Dakshinkar
Bio-Data Of Dean
Dr. Narayan P. Dakshinkar is one of the senior most faculties of Nagpur Veterinary College. He is a renowned personality in the field of Veterinary Clinical Medicine known for his outstanding performance and high quality professional contribution. Dr. Dakshinkar is currently serving as Head Clinics, Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex. A meritorious as well as brilliant student, he did his M.V.Sc. & Ph.D. in Veterinary Medicine. A distinguished Academician cum teacher cum Scientist, his devotion towards profession reflects in the fact that there are 152 research publications to his credit & operated many intra mural and extra mural projects for which the University has been acclaimed with national partnership award. He has developed a new technique for FNAC of prostate in dogs. His area of specialization is small animal medicine. He has authored 52 books, has guided 36 students for post graduate research & is involved with the activities of a number of technical bodies ranging from Secretary, Regional Secretary to Editor for research journals. A scientist par excellence, he has helped the masses in livestock industry by giving hundreds of lectures to farmers, published many popular articles of farmer interest, radio & T. V. talks as well. His contribution has been widely recognized & acknowledged by awarding him- ICAR, Jr. RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP- 1980, JAWAHARLAL NEHRU MEMORIAL FUND PRIZE-1982, DEPTT. OF FOOD & NUTRITION, GOVT. OF INDIA AWARD- 1985, VIDARBHA RATNA AWARD-1987, D.C. BLOOD GOLD MEDAL- 1998, D.K. BALLAL SILVER MEDAL “BEST TEACHER AWARD”- 1998, BALIRAJA “ Dr. SHANKAR NARAYAN KHEDKAR AWARD”- 1999, VASANTRAO NAIK SMRUTI PRATISHTAN, PUSAD SCROLL OF HONOUR -2000, S.K.M. GOLD MEDAL- 2001, BALIRAJA “ Dr. SHANKAR NARAYAN KHEDKAR AWARD”- 2001, IAAVR AWARD-2002, VASANTRAO NAIK AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH & RURAL DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, MUMBAI AWARD- 2002 , BEST ACADEMICIAN AWARD- 2002 & GOVT OF MAHARASHTRA BEST LITERACY AWARD-2011, SRI RAMLAL AGRAWAL GOLD MEDAL (2012) FOR OUTSTANDING RESEARCH CONTRIBUTION.