Professional Biography
Dr. Bhushan Kumar
is Professor and Head of the Department of Dermatology at India's Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research in Chandigarh. As one of India's finest and most respected dermatologists, Dr. Kumar has published over 300 papers, as well as many books. His
MEDLINE referenced articles can be accessed at this site.



Contact Information
Department of Dermatology, PGIMER
Chandigarh 160012

Undergraduate Education
Panjabi University, Patiala M.B.B.S. 1965

Medical Degree
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, M.D. 1974(Dermatology, Venerology, and Leprology)

Postgraduate Experience
Demonstrator: Pharmacology Department, H.P. Medical College, Shimla
Clinical Registrar: Skin Department, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Board Certification
Member, National Academy of Medical Sciences 1985

Academic Appointments
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Lecturer in Dermatology 1975-1983
Assistant Professor 1983-1986
Additional Professor 1986-1995
Professor and Head, Department of Dermatology 1995-present

Society Appointments
President Elect, Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists, 2001-2002.
Chairperson, South East Asia & Western Pacific Branch of International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2000-2002.

Academic Achievements
Member, Editorial Board - Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology.
Member, Editorial Board - Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases.