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educator , immunologist , microbiologist , researcher

Vijay Kumar, Indian immunologist, microbiologist, educator, researcher. Diplomate American Board Medical Laboratory Immunology, American Board Medical Microbiology; certified American Registry in Clinical Chemistry. Fogarty International fellow National Institutes of Health, 1985.

Background

Kumar, Vijay was born on April 15, 1945 in Rampura Phul, Punjab, India. Came to the United States, 1969. Son of Megh Raj and Puran (Devi) Goel.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India, 1965. Master of Science with honors, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1973.

Career

Assistant professor microbiology State University of New York, Buffalo, 1980-1987, research associate professor microbiology, since 1987. President Immco Diagnostics Inc., since 1988. Assistant director Ernest Witebsky Center for Immunology, Buffalo, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Medical Laboratory Immunology, American Board Medical Microbiology. Certified American Registry in Clinical Chemistry.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Immunopathology of the Skin, 1987, Serological Diagnosis of Celiac Disease, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society for Microbiology, American Society for Investigative Dermatology, American Federation for Clinical Research, American Association for Clinical Chemistry.

Connections

Married Asha Jain, July 1, 1973. Children: Sasha, Sabina.

father:
Megh Raj Goel

mother:
Puran (Devi) Goel

spouse:
Asha Jain

children:
Sasha Kumar

Sabina Kumar