1. G S Medical College Best Intern Award 2005
2. Dr Nina Dahejia Premchand prize for outstanding work in community medicine, 2005
3. Dr R H Karmarkar Book Award for the top ranked student in 1st MBBS University exam, 2001
4. Dr Shirwalkar General Proficiency Scholarship for the top ranked student in the general proficiency exam. , 2001
5. Dr Sanjeev Godke Scholarship for merit in Physiology, 2001.
6. Overall Excellence awards: The C Govardhandas Scholarship, The Clementina Desa Scholarship, The Sudhir Bantwal Memorial Prize. 2001.
IMA, MMC, ACP
1. ACLS certified by the American Heart Association
2. ECFMG certified by examination commission for foreign medical graduates.
3. Pennsylvania State limited medical license.
Other professional achievements
Thakker HH, Joshi A, Deshpande A. (2009, August 8). Peutz-jegher's syndrome presenting as jejuno-ileal intussusception in an adult male: a case report. http://casesjournal.com/casesjournal/article/view/8865.
Thakker HH, deSouza R, Aher PS. Staccato speech and action tremors in cerebellar atrophy a video. Submitted to the North England journal of medicine (NEJM).
Thakker HH, deSouza R, Aher PS. Tophi in gout images. Submitted to the North England journal of medicine (NEJM).
Thakker HH, deSouza R, Recurrent neurocysticercosis, letter to the editor. Submitted to the North England journal of medicine (NEJM).
Peer reviewer for following journals:
1. Archives of international surgery; from3/2013 till date.
2. Pan African medical journal; from 3/2010 till date.
3. International journal of general medicine; from 3/2010 till date.
4. International medical case reports journal; from 12/2009 till date.
5. Indian journal of gastroenterology; from 12/2009 till date.