Dr. K R Vasudevan
Dr. K R Vasudevan Director, Department of Liver Transplant

MBBS, MS General Surgery, Diplomate National Board Surgical Gastroenterology

Qualification
Education
  • MBBS 1998 Goa Medical College, Goa, India
  • MS General Surgery 2002 Goa Medical College, Goa, India
  • DNB Surgical Gastroenterology 2008 National Board of Examinations(Sir Ganga Ram Hospital), New Delhi
Membership
  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology
  • Indian chapter, International Hepato Pancreatico Biliary Association
  • Founder Member, Liver Transplant Society of India
  • International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS)
Awards & Scholarships
  • Recognised as key opinion leader by The Transplant Society in 2011
  • Travel grant by International Liver Transplant Society for abstract at the 18th Annual International Conference, 2012 (to Dr Giriraj, my fellow on presenting my concept)
  • “Young Investigator Award” by International Liver Transplant Society for abstract at the 13th Annual International Conference, 2007
Experience & Areas of Interest
Experience
  • Surgical gastroenterologist trained at one of India’s best hospitals and since has had accelerated career progression to role of leading a team over a short span of 12 years.
  • Established and sustained a liver transplant program at PSRI over last 2½ years. He was selected for this role considering his experience with over 1200 live donor liver transplants. He established the clinical, para-clinical and support teams required for the service.
  • He trained a team in a government hospital in Gambhat, Pakistan to develop their liver transplant program through regular frequent visits. This team now independently performs 8-10 liver transplants every month.
  • 2015 Sept - 2016 Dec: Senior Consultant, Jaypee Hospital department of surgical gastroenterology and liver transplantation. Set up a department from ground up in association with a junior Coleague. In the 1st year 50 liver transplants were performed.
  • 2012-15: consultant at Sir Ganga Ram hospital New Delhi in the department of surgical gastroenterology and liver transplantation were performed. In addition to leading a unit in the department, he was the academic coordinator and a guide to DNB fellow.
Areas Of Interest
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