The WSB Academy is a body of distinguished experts who will formulate policies and programmes that will ensure that all the clinical practitioners of Skull Base Pathosis secure the required and expected level of academic knowledge and skills and to promote and maintain standards in this particular field. They will also work towards instilling the core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty amongst trainees in Skull Base Surgery and allied sciences.

Dr. Sampath Chandra Prasad Rao

Dr. Pallavi Rao

Dr. Manjunath Dandinarasaiah

Dr. Vishal Uchila Shishir

Dr. Kanu Lal Saha

  • Dr. Mansukh L. Mandaviya - Minister of Health and Family Welfare; Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India
  • Dr. Rajiv Bahl - Secretary to Government of India, Department of Health Research and Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research
  • Dr. Ashwathnarayan C. N - Minister of Higher Education; Minister of Electronics, Information & Biotechnology and Science & Technology; Minister of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Livelihood, Government of Karnataka
  • Dr. K. Sudhakar - Minister of Health and Family Welfare and Medical Education, Government of Karnataka
  • Dr. H. Sudarshan Ballal - Chairman, Manipal Health Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
  • Dr. Sharan Shivaraj Patil - Chairman and Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sparsh Hospital
  • Dr. Sangita Reddy - Joint Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals
  • Dr. Kishore Chandra Prasad - Specialist Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Medeor Hospital, Dubai
  • Dr. Laligam N. Sekhar - Vice Chairman, Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Washington, United States
  • Dr. Carl H. Snyderman - Professor of Otolaryngology and Neurological Surgery, University of Pittburgh School of Medicine, United States
  • Dr. Anil D'Cruz - Director of Oncology, Apollo Hospitals
  • Dr. Levent Sennaroglu - Professor Faculty of Medicine, Department of ENT, Hacettepe University, Turkey
  • Dr. Pietro Palma - Private Consultant, Casa di Cura “LA MADONNINA” & The Face Clinic, Milano, Italy
  • Dr. Bellur Rajashekhar - Professor, Department of Speech and Hearing, Manipal College of Health Professions, Manipal

President: Dr. Sampath Chandra Prasad Rao

Secretary: Dr. Kanu Lal Saha

Treasurer: Dr. Pallavi Rao

WSBF Coordinating Committee Chairman

WSBF Coordinator for Development of the Academy: Dr. M.B. Bharathi

WSBF Coordinator for Skull Base Education: Dr. Iype Cherian

WSBF Coordinator for Health Policy: Dr. Nandu Kolwadkar

WSBF Coordinator for International Affairs: Dr. Puya Dehgani-Mobaraki

WSBF Coordinator for Research and Quality Improvement: Dr. Anupam Nayak

WSBF Ethics Committee Chair: Dr. Pawan Singhal