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Dr. Prasan Shankar

Profile of Dr.Prasan Shankar

1. Name: Dr. Prasan Shankar
Age: 30

Professional qualification: B.A.M.S. M.D.(Ayu)

2. Clinical experience of managing conditions like:
a. 5 years clinical experience in management of Neurological and Neuro
degenerative, Musculoskeletal (including Arthritis spectrum disorders),
Complementary management of Cancer, Cardiac diseases.
b. Highlights of clinical competence in conditions:
c. Management of various Geriatric related conditions above the age of 50
d. Improved quality of life in cases of Strokes & Parkinson’s disease
e. Management of various forms of arthritis, Low back pain, knee pain and other disorders of the musculoskeletal system
f. Complementary management of cancer patients

3. Clinical Positions:
a. Junior research fellow- Susrutha Ayurveda Hospital 2011-2014
b. Medical officer – IAIM healthcare center since 2015

4. Awards:
a. Himalaya student award for obtaining first rank in Final year BAMS ( Jivaka
b. Charak Award for Obtaining first rank in Final Year BAMS
c. Best paper for- Shankar P. OA01.03. Emergency management of pakshaghata –
A case study. Anc Sci Life. 2013 Jan;32 (Suppl 2):S3.
d. Best paper for Presentation on Relevance of Trividha Pariksha

5. Research:
a. Have been actively part of various research projects in relation to strokes, Parkinson’s,
b. 3 year project on study of Acute strokes through Ayurveda
c. 6 months training with Dr. Uday Muthane at the Parkinson’s research and Aging foundation
d. 8 months training at HCG Cancer hospital, dealing with alternative therapy for cancer

6. Peer reviewed publications/books/articles
a. Ayurvedic college education, reifying biomedicine, and the need for reflexivity,
Journal: Anthropology & Medicine (CANM),
b. Shankar P. OA01.03. Emergency management of pakshaghata – A case study.
Anc Sci Life. 2013 Jan;32(Suppl 2):S3

Emergency management of pakshaghata – A case study