Bio

Academic Appointments


  • Clinical Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Administrative Appointments


  • Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford University (2014 - Present)
  • Director of Intra-operative Transesophageal echocardiography, Temple University (2012 - 2014)
  • Associate Program Director, Temple University (2007 - 2014)

Honors & Awards


  • Special Contribution Award, Michael E. Debakey Medical Center (2005 & 2006)
  • Distinction of Microbiology, University of Bombay (1993)
  • Distinction in Pathology, University of Bombay (1993)
  • Distinction in Physiology, University of Bombay (1991)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Critical Care educational committee, American Society of Anesthesiologits (2010 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Fellowship, University of Chicago, Critical Care (2004)
  • Fellowship, University of Chicago, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology (2003)
  • Residency, Temple University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia (2002)
  • Internship, Episcopal Hospital, Preliminary Surgery (1999)
  • Residency, Kind Edward Memorial Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology (1998)
  • M.B.B.S., Grant Medical College (1996)

Publications

Journal Articles


Presentations


  • Fluid Choices: Are all crystalloids equal? Fluid choices in resuscitation panel, Speaker, American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2014

    Location

    New Orleans, LA

  • Preoperative Optimization Panel, Lead Speaker Hemodynamic Optimization: Is it easy to achieve? American Society of Anesthesiologists- Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2013

    Location

    San Francisco, CA

  • Liver, Kidney and Endocrine Issues. Perioperative Co-morbidities Panel, Lead Speaker American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2012

    Location

    Washington, DC

  • Applied Physiology in the ICU: The value of dynamic and static monitors Panel, Lead Speaker American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2012

    Location

    Washington, DC

  • Kidney and Liver Issues. Perioperative Co-morbidities Panel, Lead Speaker American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2013

    Location

    San Francisco, CA

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting

    Time Period

    2007

    Location

    San Francisco, CA

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting

    Time Period

    2008

    Location

    Orlando, FL

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2009

    Location

    New Orleans, LA

  • Post operative and ICU Delirium: Can it be avoided? Con Argument, Pro-Con, American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2011

    Location

    Chicago, IL

  • Acute Liver Failure: Perioperative Concerns. Organ Failure Panel, American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2011

    Location

    Chicago, IL

  • This year in Critical care. Critical Care Panel, American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2011

    Location

    Chicago, IL

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques, Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2010

    Location

    San Diego, CA

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques, Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2011

    Location

    Chicago, IL

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques, Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2012

    Location

    Washington, DC 2012

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques, Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2013

    Location

    San Francisco, CA

  • Advanced Fiberoptic Workshop-Lung isolation techniques, Instructor. American Society of Anesthesiologists - Annual Meeting,

    Time Period

    2014

    Location

    New Orleans, LA

  • Difficult airway workshop. Texas Anesthesia conference for Obstetrics, Instructor

    Time Period

    2006

    Location

    Houston, TX

  • Difficult airway workshop. Texas Anesthesia conference for Obstetrics, Instructor

    Time Period

    2005

    Location

    Houston, TX

  • Chronic and Perioperative Management of Congestive Heart Failure 17th Annual Challenges of Clinicians in the new Millennium

    Time Period

    2003

    Presented To

    University of Chicago

    Location

    Chicago, IL

  • TEE workshop Junior faculty 6th Annual Comprehensive Review & TEE Update

    Time Period

    2004

    Location

    San Diego, CA

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