Dr. C.S. Pramesh is a Professor and Head of Thoracic Surgery and Convener of the Thoracic Oncology Disease Management Group at the Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai. He is also teaching faculty at the Institute of Cancer Policy, King’s Health Partners’ Integrated Cancer Centre and Visiting Professor at the Division of Cancer Studies, King’s College London.
He is the coordinator for the National Cancer Grid, the largest network of major cancer centers in India. He is the Secretary of the Indian Society for Diseases of the Esophagus and Stomach (ISES). He is the Principal Investigator in several investigator-initiated research studies including randomized trials on cancer screening, surgical techniques, and neoadjuvant treatment of thoracic cancers. He has written more than 140 peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts and book chapters on topics in his specialty.