Dr. Anand V Kulkarni, Sr. Consultant - Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

Dr Anand V Kulkarni Consultant, Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

Dr. Anand V Kulkarni

MBBS (KIMS, Hubli.) MD Internal Medicine, Sec. DNB (Internal Medicine), DM (Hepatology)

Sr. Consultant - Hepatology and Liver Transplantation


  • MBBS (KIMS, Hubli.)
  • MD Internal Medicine (M S Ramaiah Hospital, Bangalore)
  • Sec. DNB (Internal Medicine)
  • DM Hepatology (ILBS, Delhi)

Professional Synopsis

Dr. Anand V Kulkarni is a Hepatologist with a passion for treating patients with liver diseases and an experience of 4 years in this filed. He completed his DM in Hepatology in Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS, New Delhi) which is a premier institute in Asia for liver care. He was awarded the Best Fellow by American Association for Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) for presenting the best research abstract and also awarded the Honorary membership of Asia Pacific Association for study of Liver (APASL). He was also awarded the academic excellence award from ILBS. He was selected as a core committee member of AASLD Portal Hypertension Education Special Interest Group. He is now elected as a core member of Liver transplantation Education group of AASLD. He has around 30+ publications to his credit of which many are in reputed international journals, such as Hepatology, JHep, AJG, APT, Liver international, and NEJM. He is also an active reviewer for many journals around the world.

Professional Memberships

  • Committee Member of AASLD Portal Hypertension Special Interest Group (SIG) (Education) for the term 1/1/2018-31/12/2020.
  • Steering committee member (At-large) of AASLD Liver transplant SIG for the term 1/1/2021- 12/31/2023
  • Honorary membership of APASL.
  • Member of INASL, AASLD, AST, ILTS and EASL

Areas of Interest

  • Portal hypertension
  • ACLF
  • NASH
  • Liver transplant

Awards and Academic Achievements

  • Fellow Research Award from the esteemed AASLD (American Association for Study of Liver Disease’s) for the Best Abstract submitted at The Liver Meeting 2017
  • Academic excellence award (2017-18) at ILBS (Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences), New Delhi
  • First Prize in Liver Transplant Quiz conducted by Asia Pacific Association for study of Liver (APASL) 2018, New Delhi
  • Department of Biotechnology (DBT) travel grant award for presenting paper at The Liver meeting 2017
  • Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) travel grant award for presenting poster at The Liver Meeting 2016