Dr G Kilara pursued his MD in Radiation Oncology from a renowned institute in Chandigarh. Dr Kilara is an expert in handling all types of cancers with a brilliant career, spanning over more than 35 years. He has pioneered the introduction of several radiation techniques, including the 1st brain implant in India, iridium brachytherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, IMRT and Cyberknife treatment in Karnataka. He has won several awards, recognitions and orations. He has served as the president of AROI, Karnataka chapter. Dr Kilara is the vice chairman of the Centre of Psycho-oncology for Education and Research (COPER). He is also an executive member of the Breast Cancer Foundation and the Indian Society of Oncology.