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Dhairya A Lakhani is an Intern at New Civil Hospital- Surat affiliated with Government Medical College, Veer-Narmad University, Surat, Gujarat. He is currently the Secretary General and co-founder for Indian Medical Students' Association (IMA-SW), a member nation of World Medical Association and National Vice President Internal for Medical Students' Association of India (MSAI), a member nation of International Federation of Medical Students Association (IFMSA) and also working towards setting a foundation for IMSA in Gujarat State. Apart from that, he is serving as a part of editorial team of Res Medical (est. 1957), Edinburgh; Scottish University Medical Journal (SUMJ), Scotland; International Medical Students Journal (IMSJ), Kazakstan; Journal of Pioneer Medical Students, Pakistan; International Journal of Medical Research and Review (IJMRR), India and Journal of Young Investigator (JYI), India. He is Founder Editor for International Journal of Scientific Study (www.ijss-sn.com), which is amongst the fastest growing student journal. To say the least, Dhairya was also the gold medal recipient during his Ist & IIIrd MBBS not mentioning also the reviewer of British Medical Journal (BMJ), London; Global Journal of Health Sciences (GJHS), Canada; Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research (JCDR), India; International Journal of Collaborative Research on internal medicine & Public Health, USA; Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), Canada; PLOS Medicine, London; and he has also received a scholarship from Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) under Short Term Studentship Program (STS) and also secured the 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions during research presentations at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi; University of Medical Science (UCMS), New Delhi; National University of Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia; Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), The Netherlands and Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Science (MGIMS), Wardha. For all this activities he received National Award as Best Student Research and Academics, by Indian Medical Association (IMA). He was also the recipient of "Best Student- Research & Academics Award" by Indian Medical Association; Champion of Paper Presentation competition by Asian Medical Students Association; Young Achievers Award by Surat Obstetrics & Gynecology Society; Best Dental Journal of the Year 2014 award to IJSS, by Indian Dental Achievers Award and many other local awards.