Kaushal Kishor Prasad, MD

Editorial Board Member

Professor and Chief 
Division of GE Histopathology
I/C Division of GE Enzymology
Department of Superspeciality of Gastroenterology
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Chandigarh, India

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Dr. Kaushal Kishor Prasad  is Additional Professor (Division of Gastrointestinal Histopathology) in the Department of Superspeciality of Gastroenterology at Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. KKP is in the panels of experts for the World Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASPaLM) and SAARC Academy of Cytopathology & Histopathology (SACH). He has modified the Marsh-Oberhuber classification of celiac disease, coined the term “Follicular esophagitis” for a novel histopathological entity in esophagus and developed the rice based gluten-free composite flour cookies for celiac disease patients in collaboration with food technologist. He is reviewer for the extramural and intramural research project proposals especially on celiac disease. His main research areas of interest are celiac disease, microscopic colitis, extrahepatic portal vein obstruction and inflammatory bowel disease. He published sixteen articles on celiac disease in international journals of high repute and three articles in national journal. He is international editorial board member for more than 20 international journals and reviewer for more than 50 international journals. He travelled across the world and delivered invited lectures and presented more than 160 scientific papers in more than 100 scientific meetings. He is life member/ member of 12 international and 10 national professional societies. He also holds several key positions in various national and international scientific societies. He has received 26 awards in international and national scientific forums including prestigious ISG-SR Naik award and V R Khanolkar award for his original work. He has authored 75 widely cited papers and has contributed in more than 10 books in the field of Gastroenterology. He is also iconic achiever for “The International Plato Award for Educational Achievement, International Hippocrates Award for Medical Achievement, Da Vinci Diamond – For Inspirational Accomplishment” etc. 

Research Interest

Dr. Kaushal Kishor Prasad 's research interests include: Celiac disease, Microscopic colitis, EHPVO, IBD, IBS, Alcohol & gut, Helicobacter pylori.

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