Unconventional thinker & visionary
Monumental contributions to biotech innovations &entrepreneurship
Role model for millions
Chief Guest & HKF Lifetime award winner
First Indian woman to receive Fellowship of Royal Society London (FRS)
Pioneering Scientist in Gastrointestinal diseases
Developed vaccine for Rotavirus, thus saving lives of millions of children across the world
Popularly known as the 'Vaccine Woman'
Winner of the HKF Vijnan Ratna Award
First ever woman scientist who held missile project& guiding systems
Outstanding leader to develop ambitious Agni missile project capable of carrying nuclear war heads over long range
Popularly known as the 'Missile Woman of India'
Winner of the HKF Vijnan Bhushan award