Dr. Amit Vatkar has achieved proficiency in pediatric neurology practice which is reflected in both their academic achievements as well as professional know-how. He believes in sharing knowledge and participates in ongoing research in pediatric neurology.
|February 2014- March 2014||Observership and Course in Neurophysiology and epilepsy||Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA.|
|January 2012- January 2014||Fellow-ship in Pediatric Neurology||P. D Hinduja National Hospital and medical research centre. Mumbai. India.|
As a observer in Epilepsy and Neurophysiology:
- Reading and interpretation of EEG and Evoked Potentials
- Participation in Epilepsy Case management
- Presentation of Epilepsy Cases
- Active Participation in management of Epilepsy Surgery cases
- Review of Invasive EEG, Stimulation data
- Presentation in Journal Club
As Fellow in Pediatric Neurology
- Assisting in pediatric neurology OPD comprising of 550-600 patients per month
- Assisting in management of indoor patients
- Taking part in EEG and VEEG reading sessions
- Attending electrophysiology lab- NCS, EMG,SSEP,BERA, VEP
- Participating in Neuroradiology meetings weekly
- Presenting in Epilepsy surgery meetings monthly
- Making presentations during
- Hospital grand rounds
- Pediatric neurology updates
Dr. Amit Vatkar has passed the ASEPA Part 1 (written) EEG Certification Examination held in India during a EEG Workshop in Delhi.
Academic Presentations: Active participation in pediatric neurology and epilepsy surgery meets organized by child neurology group Mumbai.
|PAPER– Case Series Of Patients With Combined Methylmalonic Acidemia And Homocystinuria (CBLC)||International Conference On Inborn Error Of Metabolism 2013||Delhi, Mumbai|
|POSTER– 2 Rare Cases Of Pyridoxine Dependent Seizures||International Conference On Inborn Error Of Metabolism 2013||Delhi, Mumbai|
|PAPER– Profile Of CSF Study In Tuberculos Meningitis In Children||10th Annual Conference Of Bombay Neurosciences Association April 2013||Mumbai, India|
|CASE REPORT– Atypical Case Of Rassmussen Syndrome||CME Update In Epilepsy||Mumbai, India|
|CASE REPORT– Surgery In Acute Status Epilepticus||CME Advances In Epilepsy||Mumbai ,India|
|Nov- 12- 16, 2013||Indian Epilepsy School and EEG Workshop (ILAE)||New Delhi|
|April 2013||Workshop on neuroimaging in inborn errors of metabolism||International Conference On Inborn Error Of Metabolism 2013, Delhi, India|
|April 2013||Workshop on lab diagnosis in inborn errors of metabolism||International Conference On Inborn Error Of Metabolism 2013, Delhi, India|
|February 2013||Workshop on managing epilepsy||ECON2013,Hyderabad, India|
|April 2013||Workshop on reading EEG||Bombay Hospital. Mumbai|
|May 2012||International Workshop In Epilepsy Surgery by CLEVELAND CLINIC||Kokilaben Hospital Mumbai|
|May 2011||Advanced Neuro Diagnostics||IAP Karnataka, India|
|Fortis Hiranandani hospital||Vashi, India||December 2011||January 2012||Clinical assistant Pediatrics|
|Govt. Medical College and Hospital||Kolhapur, India||May 2009||May 2011||Senior Registrar in paediatrics|
|Govt. Medical College and Hospital||Madurai, India||May 2007||May 2009||Resident in Pediatrics|
|Chalisgaon Dist PHC||Maharashtra India||Aug 2006||Jan 2007||Medical Officer|
|Apollo Hospital||Madurai, India||Aug 2008||Jan 2009||Junior Consultant in Apollo Hospital, Paediatrics|
|Seth G.S Medical College & K.E.M Hospital||Parel, Mumbai.||March 2006||Aug 2006||Research Assistant in Dept of Nephrology|
|POSTER– Clinical Profile of Snake Bite in Children||Mahapedicon 2010||Kolhapur, India|
|PAPER– Cultural Practices in Breast Feeding at Madurai||Thillai Neocon 2008||Coimbatore, India|
|POSTER– Fraser Syndrome||Kovai Neocon-2008||Cochin, India|
- A Verbal Autopsy Coder for center for Global Health Research, University of Toronto in association with Govt. of India.
- First Runner Up in IAP and NNF Divisional Round Quiz in 2010.
- Worked as an external monitor during national polio surveillance project for WHO.
|February 2010||Participated in Teachers Training Workshop on IMNCI||MUHS, India|
|January 2008||Paediatric Advanced Life Service (PALS).||Madurai, India|
|August 2008||Neonatal Advanced Life Course (NALS)||Madurai, India|
|May 2008||Certificate course in Advanced Neonatal Ventilation||Bangalore, India|
|March 2008||Certificate Course in Neonatal Cardiac Care||Cochin, India|
|May 2005||Certificate Course in CLINICAL RESEARCH||Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences, India|
|October 2005||Advanced Trauma Support Management||K.E.M Hospital, India|
|June 2005||Advanced Cardiac Life Support||K.E.M Hospital, India|
Academic and Professional Qualifications:
Jan 2014: Fellowship in Pediatric Neurology, P. D. Hinduja National Hospital and medical research centre, Mumbai.
June 2011: DNB, Govt. Medical College and Hospital, Kolhapur.
March 2009: DCH, Madurai Medical college, Govt. hospital, Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
March 2005: MBBS, Seth G.S Medical College & K.E.M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.