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Dr. Amol Hartalkar

Associate Professor
Rural Medical College & Hospital, Loni
Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences

Brief Biography:

Assistant Professor, Cardio-Diabetologist

Active interest in Clinical research, Evidence Based Medicine, Medical Education Teaching Technology

Clinical Research Projects / trials experience:

  • Site principal investigator for:

1) INdian Stroke Prospective REgistry (INSPIRE) - multicentre observational study launched by theSt. John’sresearch institute,Bangalore.

2) Indian Intensive Care Case Mix and Practice Patterns Study (INDICAPS) - multicentre survey launched and sponsored by the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine

  • Was  a site investigator in “IMPROVE Life” study – Multicenter, open label, non randomized, an international, observational, safety & effectiveness study in subjects using Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 (Novomix 30) for treatment of Diabetes Mellitus..
  • Worked in CREATE: Clinical TRial of MEtabolic Modulation in Acute Myocardial Infarction Treatment Evaluation, during post-graduation at MGIMS, Sewagram (M.S.).

Peer Reviewer panel of (2011)

1)      Pan African Medical Journal (www.panafrican-med-journal.com/reviewers.php)

2)      Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice (www.ruralneuropractice.com)

3)      British Journal of Medical Practitioners (www.bjmp.org/content/peer-reviewers-board)

4)      International Journal of Student's Research

5)      Australasian Medical Journal 


Life Membership of:

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Association of Physicians ofIndia(API)
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)
  • Indian Society of Electrocardiology (ISE) 
  • Diabetic Foot Society ofIndia(DFSI)
  • Research Society for Study of Diabetes inIndia(RSSDI)
  • AllIndiaAssociation for Advancing Research in Obesity (AIAARO)
  • Indian Society of Cardiology, Diabetology, Electrocardiology, Echocardiography & Critical care (ISCDEE & CC)
  • Indian Rheumatology Association (IRA)      
  • Bone & Joint diseases decade (BJD India)  
  • Geriatric Society ofIndia(GSI) 
  • Indian Thyroid Society (ITS)
  • AIDS society of India (ASI)
  • National College of Chest Physicians (NCCP)

Academic positions:

As MCI and MUHS recognized Associate Professor in Department of Medicine, Rural Medical College & Hospital, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, P.O. Loni (Since02/12/2010- till date)


Research interests:


Cardiovascular diseases (IHD, Stroke, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia)


Pulmonology, TB



Any other information:

Trained in:

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Extramural Research certified course in “Protecting Human Research Participants” (No. 335710) in 2010
  • Collaborative IRB Training Imitative [CITI] Institutional Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Curriculum in 2010
  • Certificate course in Cardiac 2-D Echo & Doppler study (Dr. R. Lotliker, Mumbai) in 2006

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

Sharing of knowledge and common interest in the field of medical science.