Desai, Gautam

Gautam Desai

DO, FACOFP
Chair of Primary Care - Kansas City
Professor of Primary Care

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • D.O. in , Michigan State University COM, 199X
  • B.A. in Psychology, Boston University, 198X

Teaching Interests/Courses

  • Global Medicine
  • Communication Skills
  • Osteopathic Manipulation

Research Interests

  • Medical Education
  • Global Health
  • Clinical Research Trials
  • Integrative Medicine

Awards

  • Robert A. Klobnak Award
    Recognition of an individual’s outstanding accomplishments within DOCARE International, a medical outreach organization dedicated to providing health care to indigent and isolated people in remote areas around the world, 10/2012
  • 2008 Case Author of the Year for COMLEX-USA
    Awarded to the individual who has authored the best case for the COMLEX-USA PE, 06/2008

Professional Affiliations

  • President, 01/2014 - 01/2016, DOCARE International NFP

    Website

  • Chair - Osteopathic Clinical Research Committee, 03/2013 - Present, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

    Website

  • Chair - Clinical Skills Testing Advisory Committee, 01/2013 - Present, National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners

    Website

Physician Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Acupuncture

Community Service

  • President, 1/1/2014 - 1/1/2016, DOCARE International NFP
    A medical outreach organization dedicated to providing much-needed healthcare to indigent and isolated people in remote areas around the world.

    Website

Outside Interests

  • Reading
  • Snowboarding
  • Family