Assoc. Prof. Dr. Umang G Thakkar got his DCH (Paediatrics) from India in 2004. He has > 10 years of experience in the field of regenerative medicine. Currently he is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Regenerative Medicine at G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases & Research Centre (IKDRC) - Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Ahmedabad, India. His research interests are stem cell therapy for treatment of various neurological disorders, cardiac disorders, autoimmune diseases like type-1 diabetes mellitus, systemic lupus erythematous etc. He has > 40 publications in various medical journals. He is included as an editorial board member in various journals and a reviewer also. He also received the Government Scholarship and distinguished Awards in the past. He was granted a Young Investigator Award in TTS 2016 at HONG KONG, for his research paper.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Umang G Thakkar research og interests are Stem cell therapy for various disorders, General Pediatrics, Neonatology, Type-1 Diabetes.