The International Medical Sciences Academy, an international medical organisation, awarded its Honorary Fellowship to noted physician and Indian Medical Association former president G. Samaram for his outstanding services to the field of medicine. He was awarded the Fellowship at the international conference of IMSA held in Hyderabad on November 4 and 5.

Nearly 500 medical personalities participated in the conference from 20 countries around the world. Dr. Samaram also presented a paper on public health at this international conference.