S. N. Arya
Bihar, India
AwardsPadma Shri
Dr. B. C. Roy Award

Shyam Narayan Arya is an Indian physician,[1] writer and the former National Professor and dean of the College of General practitioners of the Indian Medical Association (IMA_GP).[citation needed] He has published several medical papers and monographs,[2] has contributed chapters to books published by others[citation needed] and has delivered keynote addresses in many medical conferences.[3][4] He is an alumnus of the Patna Medical College and Hospital of the Patna University[5] and a Fellow of the Indian Association of Clinical Medicine (IACM),[6] where he has served as its National President.[citation needed] He is a recipient of the Dr. B. C. Roy Award, the highest Indian medical award.[7] The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri, in 2008, for his contributions to medicine.[8]


  1. ^ "On TIMES HEALTH DIRECTORY" (PDF). Bihar Times. 2016. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Sleep and Sleep Disorders". Indian College of Physicians. 2015. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Padmashree Dr SN Arya and Dr HV Srinivas at Epilepsy Update 2009" (PDF). Indian Epilepsy Association. 2013. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  4. ^ "XIIIth Annual Conference of Indian Association of Clinical Medicine" (PDF). Med India. 2005. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Bharat Ratna, Padmavibhushan, Padmashree and other Award winners". Patna University. 2016. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  6. ^ "Fellows of IACM". Indian Association of Clinical Medicine. 2016. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  7. ^ "Dr. Prof SHYAM NARAYAN ARYA". Anya Singh. 2016. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  8. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2016. Retrieved 3 January 2016.