Recognized as the country’s best excellence certifications, Qimpro Awards highpoint the quality accomplishments of unexpected individuals in an era of worldwide competition and prospects. Every year the awards attract entries from committed excellence leaders in the top 500 companies as well as educational and healthcare institutions. The winners are nominated by three well-known panes: business, education, healthcare; each managed by the respective Qimpro Platinum Standard of the previous year. Qimpro Platinum Standard Award recognizes Dr. Mahesh Desai as a national Statesman for Quality.
To facilitate Quality in Education in India.
To facilitate Quality in Healthcare in India.
To recognize Indians serving as role models for world-class quality leadership in Business, Education and Healthcare.
Qimpro Platinum Awards Criteria’s:
Candidates should be national role models for several of the following criteria:
Qimpro platinum awards are given to Business, Education and Healthcare sector. Here is the list of present winners and immediate past winners in each sector.
B H Jain, Chairman, Jain Irrigation Systems - for year 2012
Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group - for year 2011
Bunker Roy, Founder and Director, Barefoot College - for year 2012
Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Founder, KIIT & KISS - for year 2011
Dr. Mahesh R Desai, Medical Director and Managing Trustee, Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital - for year 2012
Dr. L J de Souza, Managing Trustee, The Shanti Avedna Sadan (India’s first Hospice) - for year 2011
Dr. Mahesh Desai
Dr. Mahesh Desai, Medical Director and Managing Trustee of Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital, Nadiad was presented the prestigious Qimpro Platinum Standard 2012 for Healthcare on 26th November 2012 in Mumbai in the presence of dignitaries from the corporate world.
He was selected by an eminent panel chaired by the Platinum Standard recipient of the previous year. The nominations are evaluated on the parameters of ethical values, social responsibility, visionary leadership, institutional governance, innovative solutions, best practices and the lasting contribution made to the industry as national role models.
Dr. Desai’s mission was, and continues to be, the provision of institutionalized treatment to the common man for various kidney diseases. He has developed innovative techniques for percutaneous nephrolithotripsy (PCNL). He has conducted more than 14,000 PCNL procedures which is a world record. He also expanded the application of ultrasound in Urology and established the service of kidney transplantation for the first time in Gujarat. He has built an international reputation in his field of specialization. Noteworthy is the fact that he has been a visiting Professor at Stanford University, Duke University and Cleveland Clinic in the USA. He is an Honorary Member of Singapore Urology Association, Chinese Urology Association and the Urological Society of Australia & New Zealand. He is the first Indian to have been elected as a member of the American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons”, the Qimpro Awards citation stated. Dr. Desai is also the President of the world Endourology Society Inc. and the immediate past President of the Société Internationale d'Urologie (http://www.siu-
Center for Robotic Surgery (CRS) is the Super Specialty Urological Hospital. It is an initiative of Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital (MPUH), popularly known as 'Nadiad Kidney Hospital' or just 'Nadiad Kidney'. We are the first hospital in India devoted entirely to Nephrology and Urology. Click here to view more information: