He has served as the President of the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Bombay in the past. He is currently the acting vice-president of the Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India - Maharashtra Chapter and also the Secretary of the Association for Diabetes Care and Prevention.
Dr. Panikar has, to his credit, more than forty research publications
. He has published in leading journals, co-authored numerous chapters for textbooks, and presented his research across the country. He has also authored a book on diabetes ?a href="mybook.asp" class="text">The healthy way of living with diabetes
? which has also been translated in Gujarati, Marathi, and Malayalam.
With his tremendous communication skills, he has enlightened myriad admirers all over the globe through his well-crafted talks at seminars and conferences.
No wonder the vast ocean of his ingenuity has been utilized for the service of humanity.