Dr. Abhay Satoskar

Columbus

Qualification - M.D., PhD.

Mobirise

About -

DR. ABHAY SATOSKAR M.D., PhD.

Professor and Vice-Chair, University Pathology Services Endowed Anatomic Pathology Professor
Departments of Pathology and Microbiology, Wexner Medical Center
The Ohio State University; USA

Dr. AbhaySatoskar has developed a vaccine for a deadly disease ‘black fever’. The parasitic disease, also known as ‘Kala Azar’ is associated with high mortality; it kills more than 100,000 people each year.  Dr. Abhayhopes that black fever disease will one day get completely eradicated just like small pox.

 

Patents:  (a) Naturalantileishmanial compositions extracted from Pentalinonandrieuxiifortreatment of parasitic diseases such as leishmaniasis (b) Isoxazoline compounds in type 2 diabetes and other maladies.

POSITIONS HELD

2015 – to date Visiting Professor, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
2014 – to date University Pathology Services Endowed Anatomic Pathology Professor
2014 – to date Expert Educator, Lead Serve Inspire Foundation Program, OSU College of Medicine
2014 – to date Visiting Scientist, School of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
2013 – to date Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Pathology, Wexner Medical Center, OSU
2010 – to date Professor, Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology & Medical Genetics            (MVIMG), The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2010 – to date Professor (tenured), Departments of Pathology and Microbiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Privious Mentoring Experience -

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

  • C. K. Deshpande Gold Medal for the first rank amongst all candidates M.D. (Pathology), University of Mumbai
  • Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Principals of the United Kingdom Award for Ph.D. studies in the UK
  • David Livingston Bursary Award by Strathclyde University for PhD studies