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Amit                           Kandel

Amit Kandel MD, MBA

Department of Neurology

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Cerebrovascular (Stroke); General Neurology; Neurology

 
Professional Summary:

I AM A BOARD CERTIFIED NEUROLOGIST, BOARD CERTIFIED VASCULAR NEUROLOGIST AND RESEARCHER with significant expertise in stroke prevention and treatment from both individual patient and public health perspectives. My broad-based clinical experience in the U.S. and Nepal includes work in trauma centers, comprehensive stroke centers, emergency rooms, acute care / ICU, inpatient, and outpatient settings. My background is ideally suited for positions in hospital administration, stroke centers, health operation and management; and health system management and public health consultancy.

MY CURRENT RESEARCH FOCUS explores an area with both a high volume of stroke patients and stroke outcome and risk factors related to stroke. I also collaborate in multi-centric U.S. and worldwide research trials. Past research has been published in peer-reviewed pediatric, neurology, and general medical journals.

I SUPERVISE AND INSTRUCT medical students and residents; received multiple commendations for teaching excellence.

MY BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT KNOWLEDGE includes expertise in Finance, Accounting, Business Leadership, Health care strategy and Data Modeling.

Fluent in English, Nepali, and Hindi | Basic understanding of Urdu

Education and Training:
  • MBA, Business administration, State university of New York at Buffalo (2016)
  • MD, Medicine, The University of the State of New York ( Education Department) (2016)
  • Vascular Neurology Fellowship, Vascular Neurology, University at Buffalo (2012)
  • Residency, Neurology, University at Buffalo (2011)
  • Residency, Medicine, University at Buffalo (2008)
  • Rotational Internship, Medicine, Patan Hospital (2004)
  • MBBS, Medicine, Kathmandu University, Nepalgunj Medical College, Top Honors and Certificate of excellence (2004)
Employment:
  • Assistant Professor, Neurology, University at Buffalo (2016-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Neurology, Erie County Medical Center (2013–2016)
  • Assistant Professor, Neurology, University at Buffalo (2012–2013)
  • Chief Resident, Neurology, University at Buffalo (2011–2012)
  • Medical Officer/Resident, Accident and Emergency Department, B&B Hospital, Kathmandu University Teaching Hospital, Nepal (2007)
  • Medical Officer/Resident, Accident and Emergency Department, B&B Hospital, Kathmandu university teaching Hospital, Nepal (2005–2006)
  • Medical Officer, Integrated Resources for Improvement of Sight and Health Nepal (IRIS-Nepal), Nepal (2004–2006)
  • Medical Officer/Resident, Accident and Emergency Department, Patan Hospital, Nepal (2004–2005)
  • Instructor, Medical Transcription, Lord Buddha Education Foundation, Nepal (2002)
Awards and Honors:
  • Honors in MBA (2016)
  • Resident Teaching Award (2011)
  • Resident Teaching Award (2010)
  • Commendation for teaching Excellence (2010)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2003)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2002)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (2001)
  • Certificate of Excellence for top honors (1999)

Research Expertise:
  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
Research Centers:
  • Jacobs Neurological Institute

Journal Articles:

Professional Memberships:
  • World Stroke Organization; Member (2014–present)
  • American Neurological Association; Member (2013–present)
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association; Professional (2012–present)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2009–present)
  • Nepal Medical Council (2006–present)
  • Nepal Medical Association (NMA); Lifetime member (2006–present)


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Contact Information

100 High Street
Department of Neurology,
Buffalo, NY 14209
Phone: 716-859-7540
Fax: 716-859-2430
Email: akandel@buffalo.edu

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