He was the recipient of ‘Young Asia Investigator’ award at the International Society for Peritoneal dialysis conference at Seoul, Korea in 1998. He also did a visiting fellowship in Toronto Hospitals, Canada.
Affiliation with Associations
He has held the several positions in the Indian Society of Nephrology (ISN) including that of Scientific Committee member and Zonal representative and Secretary of the Eastern Zone.
He is one of the founder members of the Peritoneal Dialysis society of India (PDSI) and served as President (2008 – 2010).
Dr. Arup Ratan Dutta is a renowned physician in the field of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation. He has more than 20years of experience and is currently the Chief Nephrologist at Fortis Hospitals, Kolkata. He has been responsible for the growth and maintenance of Haemodialysis programme and has been deeply involved in setting up facilities of HLA typing and Cyclosporine assay in Belle Vue Clinic. He has played a key role in popularizing CAPD in India and is one of the founder members of the Peritoneal Dialysis Society of India (PDSI). Dr. Dutta performed Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy techniques (CAVH, CAVHD,CVVHD) and Plasmapheresis for the first time in Kolkata.