Karmakar Manoj Kumar


Professor Karmakar Manoj Kumar is from the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care of the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

He is the past president of the Asian Society of Paediatric Anaesthesiologist’s (ASPA). Professor Karmakar is internationally recognized for his research in regional anesthesia, in both adults and children, and his areas of research interest include thoracic paravertebral block, spinal sonography, ultrasound guided central neuraxial blocks and local anesthetic pharmacology.

Professor. Karmakar has pioneered many novel regional anesthetic techniques and published extensively, with a total 326 publications, of which 159 are in high impact peer review journals. His research work has been cited 6665 times (Google Scholar as of 15th March 2021) and his H-index is 44.

Professor Karmakar has been invited as a guest speaker to innumerable international meetings around the world, been a faculty of countless international workshops, and has lectured as a Visiting Professor at reputable international universities.