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.
|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|