Dr Mayank Gupta

Associate Professor

Department of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka

Department of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care

Qualification: MBBS, MD, Clinical fellowship in pain medicine, National fellowship in palliative medicine

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Associate Professor, Department of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka.

    In-charge, Division of Chronic and Interventional Pain, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Semester / Year
Palliative Medicine

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MBBS University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi. July 2000-Dec 2005
MD Anaesthesiology VMMC and Safdarjang hospital, University of Delhi. May 2007- April 2010
Clinical Fellowship-Chronic Pain Management, Daradia, Aesculp Academy, Kolkata, India May 2013-July 2013
Certificate course in essentials of palliative care All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Nov 2013-Jan 2014
National Fellowship in Palliative Medicine Christian Medical Association of India, Pain and Palliative Care Society (Institute of Palliative Medicine, WHO Collaborating Centre), Calicut, Kerala, India Aug 2014-Aug 2015
Training of Core Group of Experts in Palliative Care Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences, Trivandrum, Kerala July 2015
IASP-ISSP Multidisciplinary Evidence-Based Pain Management Program All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India Mar 2017-July 2017
Clinical Fellowship-Pain Medicine Singapore General Hospital, Singapore June 2018-June 2019

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 28/07/2020 To Till Date
Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Associate Professor 20/02/2020 To 11/07/2020
Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Assistant Professor 11/02/2015 To 19/02/2019
Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research centre Clinical assistant August 2014-Feburary 2015
Daradia, Aesculp Academy, Kolkata, India Fellow, Pain Medicine May 2013-July 2013
Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjang Hospital, University of Delhi Senior Resident 17/05/2010To 17/05/2013
Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjang Hospital, University of Delhi Postgraduate resident 01/05/2007 To 30/04/2010

S. No.

Title

Role

Status

1.

Retrospective Audit of outcomes of palliative care referral in patients with serious COVID-19 illnesses

Co-Investigator

Completed

2.

Retrospective evaluation of the prevalence and factors influencing Discharge Against Medical Advice (DAMA)

Co-Investigator

Ongoing

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

• Pain Management • Palliative Care • Communication skills

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Editorial Board Member-Indian Journal of Palliative Care.
  • Section editor-Journal of Recent Advances in Pain.
  • Life Member-Indian Medical Association.
  • Member-American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
  • Member-International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC)
  • Life Member-Indian Society for the Study of Pain (ISSP
  • Member-Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network (APHN)
  • Member-International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
  • Life Member-Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC).
  • Life Associate Member-Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA)
  • Mentor “Cancer Treatment Centre (CTC) Project 4” of Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care in India, A Project of Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India from Jan 2020-Till Date.
  • Mentor “Cancer Treatment Centre (CTC) Project” of Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care in India, A Project of Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India from Aug 2016-Aug 2017.
  • Faculty, Indian Association of Palliative Care-Certificate Course in essentials of Palliative Care from Jan 2016-Till Date.

  • Mentor-“Cancer Treatment Centre (CTC) Project” of Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care in India, A Project of Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India- since Aug 2016..
  • External Auditor (2019-2020): “Cancer Treatment Centre (CTC) Project 3” of Lien Collaborative for Palliative Care in India, A Project of Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India.
  • Visiting Consultant (2018)-Pallium India (Trust), India and Shradha Cancer Care Trust (Ganga Prem Hospice project, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand) project, to advocate and promote access to palliative care and controlled medicines for pain relief in the state of Uttarakhand, India.
  • Expert Group Member (Mar 2017):Development of a Facilitator Guide/Training manual & Training schedule for training of doctors and nurses under National Programme for Palliative Care. Organized by: National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, India.
  • Expert Group Member(Feb 2017):Formulation of State Palliative Care Policy-Uttarakhand and inclusion of palliative care in the Model Program Implementation plan of Govt. of Uttarakhand. Organized at the Director General Health Office under chairmanship of the National Health Mission Director, Uttarakhand.
  • Expert Group Member(Aug 2016):Reviewing scaling up palliative care initiatives under National Health Mission. Organized by: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India, National Institute of Health and Family Welfare and World Health Organization, India country office.
  • Expert Group Member(2015):Member of Expert Group of Panelists for formulation of “Updated Standard Protocols for development of palliative care in India”, Joint venture of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India; WHO and All India Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • Organizing secretary(June 2016):“International Update on Pain and Palliative Care Advances” organized by the Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences and Indian Medical Association-Dehradun Branch.