Dr. A.K. Asthana
M.B.B.S, M.S. (Allahabad) Principal, Medical College & Dean- Faculty of Medicine

Subharti Medical College is steadily progressing towards excellence in Medical Education under the able leadership of the Principal, Dr. A.K. Asthana. He is a postgraduate from M.L.N. Medical College, Allahabad, and has been a member of the teaching faculty in the department of Anatomy for 20 years till 1996, during which time, he had been one of the most popular teachers amongst his students. Many of his students are at key-positions in India and abroad.

As professor, he took voluntary retirement from M.L.N. Medical College, Allahabad in 1996 and joined the faculty of Medicine and later as Chairman of Dept. of Anatomy at the University of PNG, Australia. During his tenure, he earned the admiration of one and all, and was rewarded as "the best postgraduate teacher "for several years.He was one key member in the medical curriculum committee for designing the problem based learning curriculum for the medical school of the University and a researcher. He has been an examiner in various national and international universities and has guided many postgraduates and PhD thesis. He has published several research papers in reputed national and international journals and has authored books of Radiological Anatomy and Neuro-anatomy.

He visited several premier Universities of Australia and U.S.A. pursuing his sabbatical research. He is firm believer in the goodness of humanity and the greatness of Divinity. He has the vision, determination and grit to make Subharti Medical College, one of the finest in the Nation.