Spandan's Leading Team
Dr. Praful Barvalia
(EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN AND FOUNDER)
- Dr. Praful Barvalia, Founder Chairman of Spandan organization which runs Spandan Holistic Mother and Child Care Hospital and Special school, is a well known figure in the field of Medicine & Education. Gold Medalist & M.D. in Homoeopathic Medicine, he was Professor in Smt.CMP Homoeopathic Medical College for 15 years.
- He was the principal investigator in Ayush sponsored extramural research project on Autism. He has conducted quality research in the field of THYROID DISORDERS, AUTISM, MOOD DISORDER AND & HIV/AID
- He pioneered a holistic integrated research-based approach in child care which is extremely popular. This is based on the sound philosophical foundation of the holistic concept of Homoeopathy as enunciated by Dr Samuel Hahnemann & concept of child development as elaborated by Jean Piaget. This is known as SPANDAN – SYMPHONY.
- He is Trustee of Dr.M.L.Dhawale Memorial Trust.
- He is visiting faculty in various institutes in India & abroad.
- Past Editor-in-Chief of Indian Journal of Homoeopathic Medicine for 12 years, 200 articles/cases, published/presented in journals or seminars.
Shree Sudheendra Kulkarni
- He is one of the pillars of our Institute. He has consistently guided Spandan team for Spandan Holistic Mother – and – Child Care Hospital at Deonar. He is the trustee and President of the Institute.
- Shri. Sudheendra Kulkarni, Journalist, Activists, Versatile Personality, is our Trustee and guide. Chairman of Observer Research Foundation.
- Currently, he is Chairman of Observer Research Foundation.
- He has created a strong platform for the exchange of ideas and crystallization of concepts, which are extremely crucial to vital aspects of our Society like sanitization, Health Care, Foreign Policies etc, He was past Joint Secretary in Prime Minister’s office.