Dr. Georgi Abraham is Consultant – Nephrologist at Madras Medical Mission Hospital, Mogappair East, Chennai, India, and also occupy various other positions such as being the Chairman – Commission for Global Advancement in Nephrology (COMGAN) South Asia for International Society of Nephrology, Founder President of the Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India (1997-99), International Society of Nephrology – Governing Council Member, Representing South Asia, International Advisor to Royal College of Physicians of London, Executive Member – Steering Committee, World Kidney Day by ISN & IFKF and an Advisory Committee Member – International Society of Nephrology for Access to Dialysis in Developing Countries. He is also the Editor in Chief – Indian Journal of Peritoneal Dialysis. Other than this, he is also the Founder, Trustee – Tamilnadu Kidney Research Foundation (TANKER) and Kerala Kidney Research Foundation (KKRF) and Chairman Commission for Global Advancement in Nephrology, South Asia Region Governing Council Member of the Internal Society of Nephrology (www.ISN.org) Member Executive committee Global Indian Network for Knowledge by the ministry for Overseas Indian Affairs. In his illustrious professional and academic career, he has been the Recipient – International Distinguished Medal in Nephrology 2003, American Kidney Foundation, USA. In his research areas, he has 150 publications in national and International journals; and has also written 11 textbook chapters.