Dr. Moti Lal Madan
Fellow, Elected 1996

Born in Srinagar, India on 1 January 1939. Educated at National High School, Srinagar, 1947-53; Shri Pratap College, Srinagar, 1953-55; Punjab College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Hisar, 1955-59; National Dairy Research Institute. Karnal, 1963-65; University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA, 1968-71. B.V.Sc.& AH, 1959; M.Sc. 1965; Ph.D. 1971; D.Sc. (h.c.), 2001; D.Sc. (h.c.), 2012.

Veterinary Assistant Surgeon and Extension Officer, Shopian, Kashmir, 1959-63; Assistant Professor, Punjab Agricultural University, Hisar, 1966-68; Associate Professor, Animal Production Physiology, Haryana Agricultural University, 1972-79; Professor and Head, Animal Physiology, NDRI, Head, Dairy Cattle Physiology Division, 1986-94, and Project Director, Embryo Biotechnology, 1987-94 NDRI, Karnal; FAO/UNDP Consultant, 1992; Joint Director Research, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, 1994-95; Deputy Director General (Animal Sciences), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, 1995-99; Vice-Chancellor, Dr Punjabrao Deshmukh Agriculture University, Akola, Maharashtra, 1999-02; Vice-Chancellor, U.P. Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhaya Pashu Vigyan Vishwa Vidhyalaya evam Go Anusandhan Sansthan, (DUVASU) Mathura, 2006-09. Currently, Chairman Livestock Subgroup, Haryana Farmers Commission. President, Society of Animal Physiologist of India (SAPI); Chairman, National Task Force on Animal Biotechnology, DBT, Govt. of India, 1999-2005; Member Executive and Chairman, Education Committee, Veterinary Council of India, New Delhi, 2002-05; Expert Member (Animal Science & Fisheries) Parliamentry Committee to Evaluate Research Work for ICAR Institutes, DARE, New Delhi; Chairman, ICAR Committee for Formulation of XI Plan Programs for Animal Sciences Research and Education, 2006; Member, National Task Force for Revamping Agriculture Education and Research, Planning Commission, GOI, 2007; Chairman, ICAR National Committee for Research Project Proformae for Formulation, Evaluation and Monitoring of Research, 2010-11; Chairman QRT, CIRB, Hissar, 1992-2006; PDC Merrut, 2012; Chairman RAC, IVRI, Izatnagar, 2011.

Awards/Honours: Science Pioneer Prize, 1985, World Buffalo Congress, Cairo, Egypt; Nalis Lagerlof Award, 1985, 1997; D. Sundaresan National Dairy Award, 1989; Hari Om Award, 1990, ICAR; Rafi Ahmad Kidwai Award, 1992, ICAR; Nirmalam Memorial Award 1994-95; OGOURI Award, 1995, Japanese Society of Animal Reproduction; Rotary International Award 1998; AJAS Purina Award, 1999, Asian Australasian Association of Animal Production; Rotary Service Excellence Award, 2001, Rotary International; SAPI Honorific Award, 2002, Society for Animal Physiologists of India; Distinguished Veterinarian Award (DIVA), 2002, Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research; Om Prakash Bhasin Award for Science and Technology, 2002; Alumni Excellence Award, 2004, NDRI; D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Chander Sekher Azad University of Agriculture & Technology 2001; Life Time Achievement Award, Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility, 2011; ICMR Centenary Award of Honour, 2012; D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), University of Guleph, Toronto, Canada, 2012; S.K. Manchanda Oration, 5th Congress of Federation of Indian Physiological Societies (FIPS) 2014.

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences, India; National Academy of Veterinary Sciences, India; Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research; Egyptian Veterinary Association, Cairo, Egypt; Indian Society for Study of Animal Reproduction.

Research Areas: Biotechnology; Animal Physiology, Reproductive Endocrinology

Address: 'Anugrah', Madan Lodge, House No. 842/6, Urban Estate, Karnal 132001, Haryana; [Tel: Res. (0184) 2284783; Cell: 09896017878, 09896317878; Email: mlmadan@hotmail.com]

Secretary 1 Jan, 2006 to 31 Dec, 2008; Member Executive Council 1 Jan, 2002 to 31 Dec, 2004; Dr. B.P. Pal Memorial Award, 2005-2006