Assistant Professor Vineet Kumar
MBBS, DNB (Surgery), FNB(Trauma Care)
Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital (Sion), Mumbai, India
Dr Vineet Kumar is a Surgeon currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Surgery at Lokmanya Tilak General Hospital (LTM) in Sion, Mumbai, India.
With a keen interest in trauma, and after his post-graduation in General Surgery, he completed a 2 year post-doctoral fellowship awarded by the National Board in India. He has also completed the “Definitive Surgery In Trauma Care” course in Johannesburg in South Africa, and is keen to pursue an International Trauma Fellowship.
He has completed his Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course awarded by the American College of Surgeons and is currently an ATLS instructor.
Dr Kumar was a key member of the core-working group of the TITCO (Towards Improving Trauma Care Outcomes) project, and has been instrumental in various trauma related activities at LTM General Hospital.
Dr Kumar represents the Mumbai site as a Co-investigator and is involved in the development and implementation of all interventions at his site. He has been particularly involved in the development of the Minimum Dataset for the AITSC Trauma Registry as well as providing data collection support and supervision to the Senior and Junior Research fellows at his site.