43245-Das, Amitava
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Amitava Das, MPHARM, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Surgery

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Indianapolis, IN

Bio

Amitava Das, PhD, is a Assistant Research Professor of Surgery at Indiana Center for Regenerative Medicine and Engineering (ICRME), Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Das earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, respectively, from PES College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, India. He earned his PhD degree in Human Nutrition from The Ohio State University in 2016 after which he joined as a Postdoctoral Researcher in Department of Surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center, and then moved to Indiana University in 2018. His research interests are wound healing, tissue repair and regeneration in diabetes with an emphasis on Nutraceuticals. He has published over 20 research papers and numerous book chapters. Since 2017, Dr. Das is a member of the Editorial Board of Journal of American College of Nutrition. Dr. Das also serves as a reviewer for multiple prestigious journals. He has presented at various national and international conferences and is the recipient of several awards.

 

Honors

  • Awarded Trainee Travel Award by the Wound Healing Foundation in The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting, 2019.
  • Awarded 1st prize for Oral Competition Award in the 23rd Annual DoS Research Conference, The Ohio State University, 2018.
  • Outstanding Poster Award in 2nd Annual Ohio Mass Spectrometry and Metabolomics Symposium, 2018.
  • Industrial Research & Development Poster Presentation Award in The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting, 2018.
  • Finalist for Young Investigator Award, The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting, 2018.
  • Awarded 2nd prize for Young Investigator Award competition in Complementary Medicine category in the 11th Global Healthcare summit organized by the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, 2017.
  • Awarded 2nd prize for Oral Competition Award in the DHLRI Research Day 2017
  • Awarded 2nd prize for Oral Competition Award, The 22nd Annual DoS Research Conference 2017.
  • Finalist for Young Investigator Award in The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting 2017.
  • Finalist for Young Investigator Award in The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting 2016.
  • Oral Presentation at Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) on Apoptotic Cell Recognition & Clearance 2015.
  • Awarded 2nd prize for Oral Competition Award in the 12th Annual Russell Klein Nutrition Research Symposium 2015.
  • Awarded Young Investigator Award, The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting 2014.
  • Awarded Travel Award for poster presented at the 13th Annual OSUWMC Trainee Research Day 2014.
  • Award for Poster Presentation at 11th Annual Russell Klein Nutrition Research Symposium 2014.
  • Awarded Young Investigator Award, The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting 2013.
  • Awarded Oral Competition Award in the 10th Annual Russell Klein Nutrition Research Symposium 2013.
  • Awarded Young Investigator Award, The Wound Healing Society's Annual Meeting 2012.
  • Best Poster award winner in the graduate student category at the 5th Annual Translational to Clinical Research Meeting, 2012.
  • Award for Poster Presentation at 8th Annual Russell Klein Nutrition Research Symposium 2011.
  • Best Poster Award at OSU Department of Surgery Research Day 2011.
  • 1st Rank in M.Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, PES College of Pharmacy, India
  • Gold Medalist, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences for being the Best Outgoing Student in the University in B.Pharm.
  • Secured 1st Rank in Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in Final year B. Pharm.
  • Best Outgoing Student in the College in B.Pharm., Sami Labs
  • Gold Medalist, P.E.S College of Pharmacy for being the Topper in Final year B. Pharm.
  • Silver Medalist, P.E.S College of Pharmacy for securing Distinction in 3ed year B. Pharm.
  • Gold Medalist, P.E.S College of Pharmacy for being the Topper in 1st year B. Pharm.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Research Professor of Surgery
  • Education
    2016 PhD The Ohio State University
    2008 MPHARM Ponda Education Society's (P.E.S.) College of Pharmacy
    2006 BPHARM Ponda Education Society's (P.E.S.) College of Pharmacy

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