Dr.Rajkumar Manchada, the Director General, former Deputy Director, ISM & H New Delhi is a renowned academician, clinician and well recognized Government servant. His fascination towards homoeopathy has acclaimed popular in the world community. He is a reputed speaker in International and National Conferences and also authored many articles in scientific journals. He involved in Clinical Research studies took a special interest in thyroid disorders and his service at Dr. Sur Homoeopathic Medical College is well known. He also took initiatives in many research projects on High dilutions, Tinea, Tuberculosis and presented his papers.
Dr. R. K. Manchanda had his basic medical study Diploma in Homoeopathy and surgery in 1981, graduated in 1986 with BHMS, post graduation in 1996 and obtained MBA in 2009. He had authored the text book of Dermatology with Dr.Ramjee Gupta which has many editions and editions in Spanish.
Dr. Manchanda started his professional career as a Resident physician at reputed Nehru Homoeopathy Medical College, then he joined as Assistant Research officer, after five years he joined as Assistant Director in the Department of Indian systems of Medicine and homoeopathy, he continued his service as Deputy Director and the Government of India appointed him as Director General of Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy.
He served as Member, Central Council for Homoeopathy, Member Secretary Delhi Homoeopathic Research Council of the Delhi Homoeopathic Research Council, as an Expert member in various committees constituted by Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy, under the Department of AYUSH, Government of India, such as the Extra mural research evaluation committee, committee of Homoeopathic database, Mother & Child campaign, epidemic control, drugproving. He is a Member of Board of Homoeopathic System of Medicine, Delhi, Member of Faculty of Homoeopathy, University of Delhi, Nodal member and member secretary for campaign on Homoeopathy from Healthy Mother & Happy Child.
He served as personal Homoeopathic Physician to Shri Krishan Kantji, Vice President of India from 1997-2002. Visiting Faculty for Applied Dermatology, Research Methodology &Preventive and Social Medicine to the undergraduate & Post graduate students of Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College and Dr. B.R.Sur Homoeopathic Medical College.
Expert advisor in peer review panel of Indian Journal of Homoeopathic Research published by CCRH and International peer reviewed indexed Journal “Homoeopathy” published by Elsevier.
He served as organizing secretary for HMAI, LIGA and various seminars. The community recognized his meritorious service and Government awarded him with “State Award” in 2010 and he was the recipient of Hahnemann Medal of the Institute for the History of Robert Bosch Foundation.