Dr Ranade has been in the medical oncology practice for more than 21 years. He has presented many clinical research papers in various forums. He is The first president to be elected from Maharashtra (outside Mumbai), and the youngest of all elected presidents, Dr Ranade shared his views on cancer as a disease and the approach taken by him and ISMPO in combating it, in his first interview after being elected president. Dr. Ranade has won many awards from DNA – Winners in Life award- 2016 at Mumbai, India and Global Young Investigator Award – 2002 at Indianapolis, USA. He has also written books likeThe Oncology Knowledge Bank Lung Cancer Vol1,2,3, Lung Cancer book and various other books.