Dr Pramod Kumar has been with KMC Mangalore since 1982 when he joined this prestigious Institute for MBBS course. He has continued ever since as Tutor, Post Graduate Resident, Lecturer and slowly and steadily climbed up to his present designation as Associate Dean. He is also a professor and former Head of Dept of Dermatology.

He is also a Guide and Examiner for Post graduates and has presented and published scientific papers in International and National conferences and Journals. He has over forty publications.

He has guided several undergraduate students for their ICMR STS programs and MAHE grant programs some of which were presented and published too. 


To learn as an individual, to work as a team and achieve as an organization 


Dr Pramod Kumar is a founding member and former President of IADVL Karavali (Karavali Dermatology Society) 

Has received several Clinical Trial grants as Principal Investigator. 

He was also Jt. Secretary and Secretary for the IADVL DERMACON 2015 national conference and IADVL DERMAZONE 2017 South Zone conference held in Mangalore.

Life Philosophy

Believes that Life is a Philosophy and to respect other’s philosophy as much as you expect others to respect yours.