Dr Prashant Samberkar is a qualified Pathologist from Mumbai University. He has more than 18 years experience in the field Forensic Pathologist. In his capacity as an Associate Professor to the Department of Forensic Pathology, University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), he conducts autopsies, crime scene examinations and gives evidence in the courts of Malaysia. As an academician he is profoundly occupied in lecturing and training undergraduate and post graduate medical student. As a respected clinician his contribution to Forensic Pathology was recognized in Fiji Islands and he was awarded the Excellent Service Certificate for two consecutive contracts and was appointed Department Quality Manager since 2009 at UMMC.
He is on the Organ Transplant Committee at the UMMC and recently has joined as a member with the Malaysian Medical Association. He is also a life member with the Indian Medical Association. He has interest in Research, has publications in International Academic Journals and very recently has contributed photographs to the latest edition of Modi's Textbook of Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology.
During this tenure spanning nearly two decades he had the opportunity to execute more than 5000 autopsies, numerous crime scene examinations and court appearances as an expert witness. This has allowed him to acquire a better understanding of the legal systems around the globe and sharpen his skills in providing reliable, impartial and evidence based opinions on numerous criminal cases, medico-legal documents and issues related to Iatrogenic Hospital Deaths leading to litigations.
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