HYDERABAD: P. Raghu Ram, CEO, Ushalakshmi Breast Cancer Foundation has been appointed on the prestigious breast cancer advocacy committee of the American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBS).

In a press release here, Dr. Raghu Ram said that he was first and only surgeon outside the United States to serve on the high-profile committee.

ASBS is the single largest society in the world that represents breast surgeons across America.

Commendable work

The work done by the Ushalakshmi Foundation in empowering women about breast cancer awareness and the initiatives undertaken by it in improving the delivery of breast health care in Andhra Pradesh were commended by the breast cancer advisory committee at ASBS annual meeting in San Diego last week.