Our Authors

Our Authors



Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker is a bariatric and laparoscopic general surgeon and practises in the city of Mumbai. She is associated with Global, Hinduja, Currae, Namaha, Suchak and Apollo group of hospitals. She has multiple publications and numerous book chapters to her credit. She is the managing committee member of many surgical societies and has a keen interest in clinical research. She is an avid reader and an artist. She is the co-founder of Debabrata Auro Foundation which was set up in 2016 to help the poor and needy. She is deeply involved in the activities of this foundation and through this she does her bit for the betterment of the society. Dr. Bhasker can be contacted at draparnagovil@gmail.com.



Dr Debraj Shome is a surgeon, specialised in facial plastic surgery and facial cosmetic surgery, based in India. He is the co-founder and director at The Esthetic Clinics, which has multiple centres all over India. Dr Shome has received many awards from numerous agencies and is known for his breakthrough innovations in facial plastic surgery. He has more than 55 research papers written in top peer-reviewed international publications along with a US patent to his credit. He is the inventor of the QR 678 hair growth formulation. He was the first recipient from Asia and the youngest globally to be awarded the prestigious Davies Foundation Grant Award by the Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow, in 2010. Besides clinical work, Dr Shome is the Director of the Debabrata Auro Foundation and dedicates a lot of time to philanthropic activities for the betterment of society. Dr Shome can be contacted at www.debrajshome.com.

Sonali S. Namiranian June 2020


Sonali S. Namiranian is a well-established and certified Clinical Research Professional with over 15 years of comprehensive Clinical Research Management, Regulatory Affairs and Consulting experience. She currently serves as the Director of the Women’s Health Clinical Research Unit (WHCRU) at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine. She strives to make an impact – one human at a time. She knows that she was born to serve and help make this world a better place – every single day.

She is a peace warrior in spirit who has an awakening, a calling to initiate the peace warrior
movement, so that together we can: Serve Humanity & Bring About Positive Transformations in
Our World – through Creative Expression – Compassion & – Jolts of Lightening.

She says: “You, I, each one of us can be a peace warrior. If we choose to speak up at the right
time, if we choose to act when needed, if we have the right thought mindset, if our heart
is full of love and compassion. If we care, if we want to make a positive impact, if we want to
give back, if we feel the pain of others – if any of these or all of these happened to you, you are a
peace warrior.”