Ashokkumar B Jain
Director, Department of Liver Transplantation
Temple University, Philadelphia, USA
Ashok kumar Jain, with 25 years experience in Liver Transplantation, graduated from T.N.MedicalCollege,Bombay, India. Masters in Surgery from Bombay University.Surgical training,UK.AtUniversity of Pittsburg, USA, mentored by Thomas Starzl, who performed first successful human liver transplantation.Faculty at Pittsburgfor 14 years, then atUniversity of Rochester.Presently Director, Liver Transplantation,TempleUniversityHospital, Philadelphia, wherehe restartedliver transplantation after eight years.Performed over 1,500 transplants, authored over 250 articles, constant invitee in conferences worldwide.Member,journal editorial boards and advisory bodies. Made substantial contributions immunosuppressant pharmacokinetics. Mentored generations of transplant surgeons.
Ashok research interest include Liver Transplantation