Dr. P.V. Chalapathi Rao gold medal, 2018
Dr. P. Raghu Ram presented Prof. P.V. Chalapathi Rao Gold Medal, instituted in his father's name for the year 2018 to Syeda Asifa who scored 446/500 marks - best outgoing Postgraduate Student in General Surgery from Osmania Medical College at a function organised by Osmania Medical College Alumni Association.
Dr. Raghu Ram set up a corpus fund in his father, Dr. Chalapathi Rao's name. The interest generated is being used annually to award the best outgoing undergraduate Student in Surgery (MBBS final year) @ Gandhi Medical College and best outgoing Postgraduate Student (MS) in Gen Surgery @ Osmania Medical College .
These two Colleges were chosen as Dr. Chalapathi Rao served in both these premier Institutions as Professor of Surgery for 16 years from 1967 - 1983