Mr. Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania, Joint Treasurer, LASSIB Society Professional Chapter – Ahmedabad
Major (Dr.) Sanjay Dalsania is Chief Quality Officer at Apollo Hospitals International Limited, Ahmedabad, a pioneer and one of the largest healthcare groups in Asia. He is responsible for planning, implementing & coordinating “Continuous Quality Improvement” program, assuring quality standards and NABH accreditation.
Before moving into corporate healthcare, he spent 05 years as Commissioned Officer with Indian Army Medical Corps (Ministry of Defence) and held many key medical & administrative positions at various military hospitals & field medical units.
He holds MBBS degree from Sardar Patel University; Certificate in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta; Certificate in Advance Project Management from Project Management Institute (PMI), USA and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Services from Sikkim Manipal University. He is extensively trained in Accreditation & Healthcare Quality Systems, including Lean Six Sigma (Black Belt). He is on the panel of Apollo Group’s Clinical Quality Audit Team for NABH & JCI accreditation. A keen academician, he is a part-time PhD student at Gujarat University and also serves as a visiting faculty at the Department of Hospital Management at BK School of Management, Ahmedabad.
He has attended many seminars and workshops pertaining to his field and has delivered many talks on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. He was also invited as a speaker at International Conference on Healthcare Waste Management, held in Bangkok, Thailand in November 2012 and International Patient Safety Congress, held at Hyderabad in Oct 2013. He is also a life member of Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO).
An adventure sports enthusiast, he is a qualified & trained mountaineer, skier and an ardent runner. He has keenly participated in a number of marathons, cyclothones and various mountaineering expeditions in India and abroad. Many military & civil accolades are in his credit.