Dr. Vijay Anand Reddy Palkonda
M.D (R.T)., Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology (ESMO)FUICC (UK), FNDM (USA), FUICC (AUS)
Director & Senior Consultant, Apollo Cancer Institute, Hyd
President, AROI (Association of Radiation Oncologists of India)
Dr. Reddy has always been empathetic towards the lesser fortunate section of our society. CURE Foundation is a spirited initiative to create consciousness on cancer prevention, early detection & rehabilitation especially for the needful. In addition to spreading awareness for the benefit of the society, the foundation has so far made available quality cancer treatment to several patients (particularly children) and engaged in numerous rehabilitation, research and education programs.
Dr. Reddy believes in extending support to cancer patients beyond medical boundaries.A celebration festival exemplifying the cancer survivors of the world, their story, their journey and their demonstration of flawless endurance. I Am A Survivor! will uncover stories of several extraordinary cancer survivors who live their lives wiuth the same intensity as others. Honor what they stand for and offer their tale as an example for those walking the same path. I Am A Survivor! is celebrated every year during the World Cancer Survivors' Day with a carnival, counselling sessions and an emotive movie screening.
As India’s leading cancer specialist, Dr. Reddy firmly advocates cancer prevention and timely screenings among all levels of society. CCIC creates cancer awareness in the society through extensive participation from ace golfers, outstanding sports persons, celebrity figures and opinion leaders. A remarkable day as the leaders of the community set an impactful example through participation and declare support to this virtuous cause. CCIC is among the highest participated golf tournament with 220 golfers in 2014.