Felicitation by Honorable Health minister Jainarayan Vyas in a program conducted by Walkhardt hospital on 28th March, in Surat.
Dr. Purnima Nadkarni, Gynecologist & Infertility specialist was felicitated for her excellent work of infertility treatment & test tube babies in South Gujarat since last 25 years by a program “Nari Netrutva” award ceremony arranged by Walkhardt hospital Surat on 28th March at Suart. The award was given by Honorable Health minister sir Jay Narayan Vyas in the auditorium of Adventist wockhardt heart hospital. This was the occasion to celebrate women’s day. 15 women who were high achievers in different field were felicitated on this occasion by the health minister. Dr. Purnima Nadkarni , who started her professional career in Killa Pardi, a small rural town of South Gujarat now is a director of 3 hospitals Nadkarni hospital & test tube baby center, Killa Pardi, 21st Century hospital’s PVT LTD Vapi & 21st century hospital & test tube baby center Surat. More than 2000 IVF/ ICSI babies, 50 menopausal pregnancies, 150 pregnancies to couples with NIL sperms in male (by technique called TESA, MESA), 45 Frozen embryo babies & 10 babies by surrogacy go to her credit. She is a good social worker who has imparted more than 100 lecture in different topics related to youth & women in different colleges & Mahila mandals. Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi felicitated Dr. Purnima Nadkarni in Umbergaon in April 2007 for her untiring work on women’s empowerment in South Gujarat.