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Chairman's Corner

Essays by Ravi Ramakantan

Inspired by Prof. Melvyn Schreiber’s writings, these are the essays* that I wrote in moments of inspiration in the years between 2002 and 2010 when I was a faculty in the Department of Radiology at the Seth GS Medical College and the KEM Hospital * in Mumbai.

In 2018, as I write this ‘Foreword’, I wonder why I have not written any essays since that time - even though I have continued to teach and practice radiology outside the public health system. I have been asked this question every once in a while; and the only answer I have is …

Nothing has changed.. but everything looks different!

And now, almost 10 years after my last essay in 2010, a barber inspires more essays.