CV of Prof. K.K. Jain M. D.

1997-

Consultant in Neurology

Senior Associate editor, MedLink Corporation, San Diego, California

1989-

Consultant in hyperbaric medicine, biotechnology and pharmaceutical medicine. Research in cell/gene therapy, neuroprotection, and nanobiotechnology.

Reviewer, research grant applications for government agencies in Canada, USA (US Army) and Europe (European Commission, the Netherlands, Austria and United Kingdom).

Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board, Genometrica Ltd,Liechtenstein.

Member of Board of Managers of Progenitor Cell Therapy 2006-2010, until takeover of the company by NeoStem Inc.

Member Editorial Board, Nanomedicine,published by Future Medicine.

Member Editorial Board, Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment,Sage Publications.

Member International Advisory Board, Medical Principles & Practice,Karger.

Member Advisory Board, SpringerPlus,Springer.

1986-89

Research Physician / Hyperbaric Medicine. Fachklinik Klausenbach, Germany.

1983-84

Visiting Professor, Universities of Bonn and Duesseldorf, Germany.

1981-86

Research Neurosurgeon, UCLA & private practice, Los Angeles, California.

1979-80

US Army, Rank Lt. Colonel, Chief of Neurosurgery, Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco. Consultant, Letterman Army Institute of Research.

1978-79

Laser research: Huntington Institute for Applied Med Research, Pasadena, CA, USA & Gesellschaft fuer Strahlen- und Umweltforschung, Munich, Germany.

1977

Professor of Neurosurgery, Pahlavi University, Shiraz, Iran.

1976

Professor and Head of Neurosurgery, SCT Post-Graduate University, Trivandrum, India.

1975

Research in Microneurosurgery with Prof. MG Yasargil, University Hospital, Zuerich, Switzerland.

1964-74

Private Practice of Neurosurgery: Vancouver, Canada.

1958-64

Postgraduate Medical Training: Teaching hospitals of McGill, Toronto, Saskatoon, and Manitoba Universities in Canada. Subjects: neurology and neurosurgery. Clinical and Research Fellow in Neurosurgery (Chief Prof William Sweet), Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA (1961-62).

1957-58

Internship, Reddy Memorial Hospital (McGill University), Montreal, Canada.

1953-57

Medical College, Amritsar, Punjab University, India. Graduated 1957.

Important Postgraduate Qualifications

1963

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Canada (neurosurgery)

1976

Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (neurosurgery)

1988

Diplomate of the American Boards of Hyperbaric Medicine

2000

Fellow of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK

Publications

Author of 470 publications including scientific papers, reviews, book chapters, 28 books (23 as author and 5 as editor) and 50 special reports on biopharmaceutical topics.

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