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Amit                           Kandel

Amit Kandel MBBS, MBA

Department of Neurology

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Cerebrovascular (Stroke); General Neurology; Neurology

 
Professional Summary:

I am a board certified neurologist specializing in stroke. My primary interests are in clinical neurology, clinical and research related to stroke neurology. I am also interested in health system management, Stroke center management and prevention related to Stroke neurology in local and global settings. I plan to pursue further career in stroke prevention, treatment and research in stroke and international stroke care.

Education and Training:
  • MBA, Business administration, University at Buffalo (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:
  • 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)
  • Nepal Medical Association (NMA); Lifetime member (2006–present)
  • Nepal Medical Council


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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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