Dilip Sarkar

Dilip Sarkar

Academics and academic contribution:

  • Vascular Surgeon turned Certified Yoga Therapist and Ayurvedic Practitioner
  • Retired as an Associate Professor of Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
  • Teaches Yoga Therapy, Ayurvedic Philosophy and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy both nationally and internationally

Research, Editorial and Author

  • Integrates Yogic and Ayurvedic wisdom with the science of Western Medicine
  • First-person to start approved CME (Continuing Medical Education)  course in the USA for physicians: "Yoga Therapy for Medical Professionals"
  • DVD - "Yoga Therapy for Health and Healing: A Daily Practice"
  • Book - "Yoga Therapy, Ayurveda and Western Medicine: A Healthy Convergence"

Awards & Appreciation: Recipient of Many Awards

  • Awarded Doctor of Literature (D.Litt) degree in Yoga by Swami Vivekananda YogSamsthana, India.

Administrative Experience

  • Chairman of the Center for Integrative Medicine and Yoga, Virginia
  • Past President of the Board of Directors for the American Heart Association, Virginia
  • Immediate Past President of the Board of Directors, International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
  • Chairman of the Board, Life in Yoga Institute

Speaker for Various Health Related Talks on Digital Media & Television

  • Fellow of the American Associations of Integrative Medicine (AAIM)
Course Series
Course Series (32 Sessions)
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