Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), India
Dr. Birendra Kumar Yadav has a rich experience of 15 years in the area of biobanking, cancer, stem cell, cell biology, and hematology. He is manager of India’s First Liver Biobank know as National Liver Disease Biobank (NLDB), ILBS, New Delhi, India. He has also responsibility of ILBS COVID Biorepository. Dr. Yadav has experience of establishment of two biobank in India. He is associated with ISBER as Regional Ambassador of Indo specific region and member of ISBER E& T committee, and organizing committee. ISBER recognized him with ISBER SPECIAL SERVICE award in biobanking in 2021. Dr. Birendra is member of Education and training committee at Biobank India Foundation (BBIF) for the growth of biobank science in India . He earned his doctorate in medicine at KNU, Republic of Korea and received Korean Government, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, PhD Excellent Academic Achievement Award, 2012. He has authored 34 publications so far.