Dr. Alok sharma

Head of Department

Renal Pathology & Electron Microscopy

National Reference Laboratory

Dr Lal PathLabs Ltd

Education and Training:

  • MBBS: Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore
  • MD (Pathology): Govt. SS Medical College, Rewa (MP)
  • Senior Research Associate (Renal Pathology): All IndiaInstitute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
  • Certificate in Clinical Nephropathology- International Society of Nephrology (ISN)
  • Former Visiting Clinician, Renal Pathology; Mayo Clinic , Minnesota, USA


  • Dr. Alok Sharma is among the most respected & accomplished Renal Pathologists recognized globally.
  • Credited with establishing one of the largest Renal Pathology and biological Transmission Electron Microscopy facilities in the world at National Reference Laboratory, Dr. Lal Pathlabs Ltd, New Delhi.
  • Vast experience of more than 15 years and reporting more than 40,000 renal biopsies in his illustrious career
  • Authored more than 100 scientific publications in various peer reviewed national & international journals including some landmark papers in field of transplantation pathology
  • Faculty and guest speaker at many national and international scientific meetings
  • Recognized guide and teacher for post graduate training in Pathology by National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi.
  • Recipient of many prestigious awards including:
    1. Dr. HD Tandon memorial award
    2. Dr. V Ramalingaswamy memorial award
    3. Dr. VR Khanolkar national award for the best-published research work in the field of Pathology
  • Editorial board member and peer reviewer for many national and international scientific journals.
  • Currently holds the position of the Editor of the Indian Society of Renal & Transplantation Pathology (ISRTP), the apex body of Renal Pathologists in India
  • Creator and webmaster of the globally acclaimed and among the most widely accessed websites on Renal Pathology in the world www.nephro-pathology.com