Prof. Dr. James Thomas
Vice Chancellor & Prof. Cardiac Surgery
Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth
Dr James Thomas
MB, MS, M Ch, MNAMS,Ph D, FICS, FICC, FACS, FACC
VICE CHANCELLOR, Padmashree Dr DY Patil University,
Sector 7, Nerul, Navi Mumbai 400 706
& Prof Cardiac Surgery at the Dr. DY Patil Hospital and Medical College, which is a 850 bedded hospital.
Hony. Colonel, Govt of India. Colonel Commandant, NCC.
Formerly Professor and HOD, Dept of CTVS, Wanless Hopsiptal and Govt Med College, Miraj, Maharashtra,
Chief Cardiac Surgeon, St Stephens Hospital, Delhi
And Metro Hospital Noida. And National Heart Institute, Delhi.
Hony Cardiac Surgeon, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu
MBBS, AFMC,Pune 1972
MS in Surgery BJMC, Pune 1976
M Ch Cardiac Surgery, CMC Vellore, 1979
MNAMS, National Boards in Cardiac Surgery., Delhi 1980
Fellow American College of Cardiology, 1992
Fellow, American College of Surgeons 1985
Fellow, Indian College of Cardiology, 1993
Fellow ,Denton Cooley Society, USA 1984
Fellow, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, USA 1993
Ph D in Sociology from International Association of Theological Accreditation- IATA , New York
Fellow, Texas Heart Institue, Houston.,
Emory Univ and Univ Arkansas Hospi, Little Rock, USA
Post Graduate Teacher and Examiner, M Ch degree , Univ of Delhi, Bombay and Kolhapur., PGI Chandigarh, Madras Med College, Shere Kashmere Inst med Sciences.
Inspector for DNB, National Board for accreditation.
Advisor, Union Public Service Commission,Govt of India.
Medical Spudt, 700 bed teaching hospital ,Miraj for three years.
Secretary, Board of administration, Miraj, for five years.
Set up six Cardiac Surgery depts. in the country namely, Miraj, St Stephens ,Delhi, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu, CMC Ludhiana, and started surgery at Metro Heart Institute,Noida. And Bir Hospital, Gorakhpur.
Performed over 11,000 major cardiac surgeries.
Elected President of the IACTS ( 2010- 2011) Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons.
National President, Gideons In India
International Trustee for India at The International Cabinet of the Gideons International, Nashville, TN, USA.
Elected Member Governing body of ICMR Indian Council Of Medical Research, Govt of India, from AIU Association of Indian Universities
Advisor, Armed Forces Medical services