Awards || Affiliations
Over the years, Dr. B. R. Shetty has contributed immensely to the field of healthcare, both in the UAE and around the world. His efforts have been respected and acknowledged at a number of platforms, including the Order of Abu Dhabi, the highest civilian award by the UAE government, and the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award, given to him by the President of India.
Dr. B. R. Shetty has been conferred with ‘Doctor of Humane Letters’ from Sri Sharada Institute of Indian Management – Research Foundation (Sri SIIM Foundation), New Delhi, India.
The honourary doctorate was conferred upon him in recognition of his outstanding contribution to transforming millions of lives through healthcare systems as well as inspirational leadership in the world of healthcare and philanthropy.
Dr. Shetty received the doctorate at the 5th Convocation “Dikshant Samaroh”, hosted by Sri SIIM Foundation on November 30, 2018 at Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. Dr. R. Seetharaman, CEO of Doha Bank was the Guest of Honour at this function.