Dr. Aloke Gopal Ghoshal has more than thirty years of clinical and teaching experience as Professor and Head of Respiratory Medicine. He nurtured the stream from its infancy to its present super specialty status in Bengal and in India. A revered teacher, academician and researcher, he has illustrious students across the globe. But the most he is known as a master clinician.
He specializes in Obstructive Airway Diseases (Asthma / COPD), Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease (Interstitial Lung Disease - ILD), Tuberculosis, including Drug Resistant TB and Sleep. He has Devised a bed&ndashside Lung Function InstrumentRESPRESS. He has published several papers in National International Journals and texts books.
Publications: Seventy in National International Journals and Texts Books. Author of a book on clinical medicine - WINDOW OF CLINICS, Current Books International, Calcutta, APRIL, 1993. Research Guide for University College of Medicine, Calcutta IPGMER since 1996. Post Graduate Examiner of Calcutta University, Other Indian Universities, National Board of Exams, since 1996. Contributed chapters to text books- API Medicine Update, Text book of Respiratory Medicine. Investigator, National and International studies including ARSA (Asthma Realities in South Asia) 2002 and APBORD (Asia-Pacific Burden of Respiratory Diseases) 2011.