Dr. SK Misra was born on 17th Jan 1956. He did MBBS & M.S. in Gen-Surgery in 1982 from G.S.V.M. Medical College, Kanpur, India. He also worked as Senior Consultant Surgeon at Zahedan Medical University, Iran, and at AI Zahrawi Hospital, UAE. (1985-1994). He is a director at Shivani Hospital Pvt. Ltd. Kanpur and currently working as Senior Consultant Laparoscopic Obesity and General Surgeon at Mariampur Hospital (A 200 bedded missionary hospital), Kanpur and Nova Speciality Surgery, Kanpur. He is a Hon. Secretary of Association of Surgeons of India UP Chapter (UPASI) 2011-2012 and President (2011-12- Centenary year) Indian Medical Association, Kanpur. He was awarded as Dr. Naim Hamid Foster Fraternity Award for the best individual member from IMA UP State 2009-10 and Dr. C.L. Jagga Award for organizing Best IMACGP Refresher Course in India 2009-10. Also awarded as National President appreciation award for Best IMA President of Local Branch in India 2011-12. He's a president of the Society of Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeons of India from Uttar Pradesh 2010-Till Date and a vice president (North Zone) of the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons (IAGES) 2010-2012. Dr. SK Misra is also President of Kanpur Surgical Club and Chairman of Deming Edu Foundation. He has been awarded Honary Fellowships of Royal College of Surgeons-England (FRCS), Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons (FIAGES), Advance Laparoscopic Surgery (FALS), International College of Laparoscopic Surgeons (FCLS) and Lucknow College of Surgeons (FLCS).