For her exemplary achievements, Acneologist Dr Suyomi Shah, MD Dermatologist and Certified Trichologist (IAT Australia) has been felicitated with the prestigious National Award “Champions of Change 2020” by the Interactive Forum on Indian Economy (IFIE), a non-profit recognised by Government of India.
Dr Suyomi Shah, popularly known as Dr Su, received her award from Bhagat Singh Koshiyari, Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra and Goa, who was the Chief Guest at the Champions of Change Awards ceremony held in Goa. She was the youngest among all the awardees.
Dr Su is popularly referred to as an Acneologist and has been among the many personalities who also received their awards at the gala ceremony for their contribution in various fields including their efforts in India’s fight against the pandemic. The awards were conferred in the categories of Social Welfare, Culture, Education, Health Care, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, and Special Contribution in Aspirational Districts, Corona Warrior, and for the National Unity.
Dr Shah finds a place among the Champions of Change this year as she has literally disrupted the telehealth sector in India with her young and vibrant brand, Dr Su, which is growing rapidly in the space of dermatology and skin care in India. During the trying times of COVID lockdown in 2020, she started her page on Instagram, which crossed the 300K follower milestone within less than a year. Dr Su has helped thousands of patients get rid of their acne. Extraordinary results often lead her patients to call her a super doc, however, Dr Su is as friendly as one can be. Her intention is to be accessible to all her patients on a personal level.
Undoubtedly, Dr Suyomi is emerging as one of the most sought-after dermatologists today and her brand, Dr Su is on a mission to help as many people as possible and empower them to combat skin and hair-related problems more effectively. She is among the drivers of change, which undeniably makes her a true Champion of Change!
The Jury for Champions of Change Award is headed by Justice KG Balakrishnan (Former CJI and Former Chairman NHRC) and the Jury members include former Supreme Court Judges.