K. Govind Babu

Term 2017 – 2018
Address Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology



Dr. K. Govind Babu has been working as medical oncologist for more than 25 years. He has gained a considerable experience in the field of Medical Oncology practising as consultant at the HCG Hospitals in Bangalore and the Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, also based in Bangalore, where he currently serves as Professor of Medical Oncology.

Dr. K Govind Babu earned his MD in General Medicine from the Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, and DM in Oncology from the Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology. His main areas of expertise include targeted therapies and early phase clinical trials.

He has authored and co-authored more than 120 publications in national and international journals and text books and has delivered more than 160 presentations at local and worldwide events. He has been awarded several recognitions.

Dr. Babu is currently the Vice President of the Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO).