(Prof) Dr. Sukumar Mukherjee has been associated with CMRI since 1990. His area of interest has been Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He has been awarded the Life Time Bangabishuan Award by the Govt. West Bengal in the year 2014, Jamini Anand Life Time Achievement Award as Medical Teacher in 2011-MCESA. He has also been awarded the Dhanwantari Award in 2008. He has been awarded the WHO Fellowship on Clinical Management of AIDS in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia in 1989. He has been the Dean of the Indian College of Physicians, President of the Indian Association of Clinical Medicine (2003-2004).