Kamal D. Moudgil

University of Maryland, USA

Kamal D. Moudgil holds M.D. and Ph.D. degrees and is a Professor at the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA. He has extensive research experience in immunology, particularly autoimmunity. Studies of the pathogenesis of arthritis, including immune responses to heat-shock proteins (HSPs), and modulation of arthritis by different synthetic/natural products are major components of his research program. He currently directs research on autoimmune arthritis, antigen processing and presentation, and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) pursuant to research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH; Bethesda, USA) and other national/regional agencies. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles in journals, written over 25 book chapters and symposium articles, guest-edited multiple volumes of scientific journals, and coedited a textbook. For his service for peer-review, he has served as a member of over 25 study sections of the NIH for grant reviews. In addition, he has reviewed original research articles for over 30 journals and currently serves on the editorial board of 6 journals. He has given invited seminars at several institutions within USA and in several other countries. He also has chaired scientific sessions at many international and national conferences relating to immunology, autoimmunity, arthritis, and CAM.

Biography Updated on 23 November 2014

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