Atlanta, Oct 9, 2018 — Governor Nathan Deal awarded a commendation award to Dr. Indran Indrakrishnan on Sept 25 at the the State Capitol. The Georgia House of Representatives and Senate have also recognized him during their 2017-18 legislative term.
“Dr. Indrakrishnan’s exceptional work has improved the lives of many Georgians affected by colorectal cancer and other gastroenterological diseases,” the commendation states. “Through his service, he has earned the respect of friends, family, colleagues and his fellow citizens.”
Dr. Indrakrishnan is a gastroenterologist who is a clinical professor at the Emory University School of Medicine and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Indrakrishnan is a former president and board member of the Georgia Gastroenterology and Endoscopic Society and currently sits on the Georgia Board for Physician Workforce, as well as the boards for Rainbow Village, Fight Colorectal Cancer and other community groups, according to the commendation.
Dr. Indrankrishnan is a 2015 and 2017 honorees of GAT's 25 Most Influential Asian Americans in Georgia.