Dr. Nitin Shanker Behl is an MBBS from DMC H, Ludhiana, M.D. (Medicine) from Institute of Medical Sciences , Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and D.M. (Gastroenterology) from S.MS Medical College Hospitals, Jaipur. He has over 8 years of rich experience in the field of Gastroenterology. He was awarded National Scholar Award by UEGF (United European Gastroenterology Federation) at Barcelona, Spain in October 2010 (First Indian to be awarded this prize). He was also awarded Young Scholar Award by European Association of Study of Liver Disease (EASL) at Berlin in April 2011.