Research Interests: History of medicine; medical anthropology; modern Indian history; global health; health policy
Kiran Kumbhar is a doctoral student in the history of science. He is a medical doctor and practiced medicine in several Indian cities for four years before getting into a Masters at Harvard. Currently he is working on the social and cultural history of medicine in western India, focusing on the changes over time in the patient-doctor relationship, and the privatisation/commercialization of healthcare services.
MBBS., Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
MPH., Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.