The Gyan Burman Liver Foundation

India’s leading Health and wellness  research organization Gyan Burman Liver Unit led by Industrialist and philanthropist Mr. Pradip Burman and renowned Indian Gastrointestinal surgeon Mr. Samiran Nundy  has produced an all-encompassing Report on liver and Biliary sciences in India. Mr. Pradip Burman & Dr. Samiran Nundy have jointly presented the prestigious work in a gala event at India International centre, New Delhi on Saturday – 16th June, 2018. Former Union Minister and legendary journalist Mr. Arun Shourie graced the event as Chief Guest and released the 3rd Edition of “Gyan Burman Liver Unit Report “- an account of 15 years of achievement.

Pradip Burman Releases the 3rd Edition of “The Gyan Burman Liver Unit”.


The Gyan Burman Liver Unit (GBLU) was started in 2003 to perpetuate the memory of the late Gyan Burman, who was a scion of the well-known family that owns the Dabur industry. It has started an eponymous fellowship in hepatobiliary surgery for young surgeons from various parts of the world and organizes the annual event “Gyan Burman Oration” to be delivered by one of the world’s foremost liver surgeons. The Gyan Burman Orations have been delivered by Henri Bismuth from Paris, S.T. Fan from Hong Kong, Abhinav Humar from Pittsburgh, Yuman Fong from New York, Sir Roy Calne from Cambridge, Pierre Clavien from Zurich and Dirk Gouma from Amsterdam in the past.

Pradip Burman Releases the 3rd Edition of “The Gyan Burman Liver Unit”.

About Mr. Pradip Burman

Pradip Burman is the great grandson of the founder of Dabur, Dr. S.K Burman. He is currently the Chairman of Dabur Nepal Pvt Limited (a subsidiary of Dabur India Ltd) and serves as a promoter director on the Board of Aviva Life Insurance Co. Ltd with many awards and honours in his name. He has established his mark not only in corporate world but also in social services. He is the chairman of Sundaes, a registered voluntary organization with an objective of development of rural areas. He is also the chairman of Mobius Foundation, established in 2015, as a non-profit organization working towards Environmental Sustainability.

The creation of this innovative programme by the Burman family’s generosity has been a fitting and lasting tribute to   Mr. Gyan Burman and has influenced the lives and work of many surgeons and patients from all over the world.

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