Prof (Col) Pankaj Talwar MD, VSM is an alumnus of the prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India. He is Ex HOD, IVF and Obstetrics and gynecology Army Hospital (Research and Referral), New Delhi and INHS Asvini, Mumbai.
Prof Pankaj Talwar is a trained gynecologist and embryonic stem cell biologist by profession and has been working in the field of Infertility and Clinical Embryology for the past 20 years. He has raised 18 IVF centers for Armed Forces in India and is a consultant for multiple centers in India and abroad. He is presently heading one of the most prestigious IVF units in the country at Manipal hospital Dwarka. The President of India has awarded him with a military medal for his extensive work in the field of infertility.
He has conducted dozens of workshops in India and abroad in the field of Vitrification and Micromanipulation. He is credited with conducting First live hands-on workshop on Sperm Function Test, Time-Lapse Imaging, and Ovarian Cortex Vitrification in India. His special interests are PGD and Fertility preservation in cancer patients.
He is on the editorial board of multiple infertility journals and has edited multiple books on infertility which are available globally. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the 1st video Atlas of ART in the world. His book Frozen Life was one of the 1st books in the world, dedicated to Human Cryobiology, and is going in 2nd edition in the coming year. Prof (Col) Pankaj Talwar is the Founder and secretary of the Fertility Preservation Society of India.
He is the director of ARTech which has three subsidiaries – i consult, i Homma, and i ceat which provide complete solutions to IVF units from inception to commission.
Trained two Post Graduates in Anatomy, and 8 service gynecologists in ART and embryology in the past 6 years. Trained teams from CMH Dhaka, Bangladesh.