LT GEN VP CHATURVEDI,
PVSM, VSM, PHS, DGMS (ARMY)
AND COL COMDT, ARMY MEDICAL CORPS
Lt Gen VP Chaturvedi, PVSM, VSM, PHS was commissioned into the AMC
on 02 Jan 1977. He is a graduate of SSMC Rewa (MP) and did his MD in
Internal Medicine from Delhi University in 1984. This was followed
by DM in Rheumatology (Clinical Immunology) from SGPGI, Lucknow in
During his illustrious Service career of more than 37 years, the Gen
Offr has held various coveted appointments. He served as Graded
Specialist (Medicine) at HQ IMTRAT, Senior Advisor (Medicine &
Rheumatology) at Army Hospital (Research & Referral), Delhi,
Commandant, 151 Base Hospital, Additional DGMS (IS, H & PS), Senior
Consultant (Medicine), Deputy Commandant & CI at AMC Centre &
College, Lucknow and DGHS (AF) in O/O DGAFMS.
The Gen Offr is a recognized Post Graduate Teacher and Examiner. He
has several papers to his credit in both National and International
journals and has also contributed chapters in medical textbooks. He
has undertaken various research works and presented numerous
scientific papers at national conferences.
For his unflinching dedication to the organization he has been
awarded Vishist Sewa Medal (VSM) in 2010, Param Vishist Sewa Medal (PVSM)
in 2015 and COAS Commendation Card twice. He has also been appointed
as Honorary Surgeon to the President of India.
Lt Gen VP Chaturvedi, PVSM, VSM, PHS has assumed the appointment of
DGMS (Army) and Col Comdt of AMC on 01 Jul 2014.