This society is engaged in education, research, development and execution of guidelines in the field of cardiology world over. Dr. Katyal was awarded this fellowship out of a tough international completion of thirty seven Indian applicants out of which three were selected including Dr. Katyal.
Apart for being a key part of recognition within this discipline Dr. Katyal now enjoys several educational programmes and teaching privileges which accrue to him from this society for becoming their fellow.
He has published 85 papers mostly in field of cardiology in national and international journals of repute. This and his clinical work in the field of cardiology of nearly three decades was the basis of his selection to this coveted fellowship.
This is fifth fellowship award to him during his career. Last year cardiological society of India has recognized his services in patient care and research and awarded fellowship to him. He is already member of European Society of Cardiology. Dr. Katyal told this citizen journalist that this award will motivate him more for taking care of patients.