Key Opinion Leaders

Backed with 12+ years of experience, Cliniexperts is backed by a team of strong Key Opinion Leaders on the advisory board.

CliniExperts is supported by a group of powerful Key Opinion Leaders on the advisory board and has over 12 years of expertise. These KOLs are clinical doctors with extensive experience in their chosen therapeutic specialties who are well-known, highly respected, and trusted.

Our advisory panel comprises of clinicians that have been co-investigators or principal investigators in observational as well as multi-centre phase III multi-drug trials. These opinion leaders provide us their invaluable advice and astute guidance on drug development, clinical research, and regulatory compliance. Their inputs on protocol design, primary and secondary endpoints, primary and secondary objectives, inclusion and exclusion criteria, and formulation of the clinical investigation plans are second to none.

Dr. Upendra Kaul

Dr Upendra Kaul

Prof. Dr. Upendra Kaul is a veteran cardiologist par excellence.

Highly acclaimed in the field of cardiology, Dr. Kaul has a vast experience spanning over 50 years. After completing MBBS in 1970, Dr. Kaul finished his MD Cardiology in 1975 followed by a DM Cardiology in 1978, all from the prestigious Delhi University. Thereafter he has completed post-graduate training programs from Australia and holds fellowship of 7 renowned societies and leading colleges including the American College of Cardiology (1995).

Recipient of the enviable Padmashri and BC Roy awards, his invaluable contribution to the country’s patients has been duly recognised. He has received over 30 awards internationally and in India. He has been a principal or co-investigator in over 60 trials in phase III, phase IV and observational phases.

Dr. Kaul has been a professor at the reputable AIIMS, New Delhi for 15 years. He is Director & HOD Cardiology of Batra Hospitals and Research Centre, Delhi, since 2017 till date.

He has over 450 publications to his name in his expansive career.

Dr. Kaul brings his exhaustive clinical expertise and rich experience as a trial investigator to the CliniExperts advisory board. His invaluable guidance on drug development, regulatory protocols and compliances, clinical research, interventional cardiology, etc. are one of the keystones of CliniExperts counselling.

Dr. Anjali Khalane

Dr Anjali Khalane

Dr. Anjali Khalane is a seasoned Pulmonologist with an experience of 16 years.

After completing MBBS from SBH Medical College, Dhule in 2004, Dr. Khalane went on to finish her DNB from the prestigious Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai in 2011. She holds IDCC (Indian Diploma in Critical Care) from Indian College of Critical Care, Pune (2014).

Dr. Khalane is a Consultant Pulmonologist in Pune with renowned institutions like Sai Krupa Hospital, Jupiter Hospital, and Omkar Khalane Hospital. She has worked in the past with Lokmanya Hospital, Sterling Multispecialty Hospital, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and KEM Hospital in Pune.

Dr. Khalane has a rich experience in managing complex cases of Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Sleeping Disorders, Tuberculous and other chest diseases.

Dr. Khalane is actively involved in clinical trials as an investigator in multicentre Phase III drug trials.

She brings her vast clinical expertise and rich experience as a trial investigator to the CliniExperts advisory board. Her invaluable guidance on drug development, regulatory protocols and compliances, clinical research, etc. is one of the keystones of CliniExperts counselling.

Dr. Anjali Khalane
Dr. Manisha Agarwal

Dr Manisha Agarwal

Dr. Manisha Agarwal is a senior ophthalmology surgeon with specialization in vitreoretinal diseases.

Well known in the field of ophthalmology, Dr. Agarwal has a vast experience spanning over 30 years.

After completing MBBS from SN Medical College, Dr. Agarwal finished her MS ophthalmology followed by a DNB Ophthalmology. From the prestigious Sankara Nethralaya, she finished her Research Fellowship,and FMRF Vitreoretina . Thereafter she has completed Fellowship training programs wth Dr. Chang, New York and Dr. Foster at the Massachusetts Eye Research & Surgery Institution, USA.

Recipient of the Best Lady Fellow in VitreoRetinal Award by Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, she has given her invaluable time to the country’s patients. He has received over 7 awards internationally and in India. She has been a principal investigator for World Diabetic Foundation trials on diabetic retinopathy and co-investigator in Medical Research Council, UK, apart from over 8 other trials in phase III, phase IV and observational phases.

Dr. Agarwal is currently HOD Vitreoretina Department at Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital, Delhi, where she has been associated since 2004 till date in various positions like Associate Medical Director and Head of Clinical Research.

She has over 107 peer reviewed publications and 24 other publications to her name. She has authored 7 book chapters in various books. She has been a reviewer/editor for several prestigious journals including Indian Journal of Ophthalmology and Frontiers In Ophthalmology.

Dr. Agarwal brings her exhaustive clinical expertise and rich experience as a trial investigator to the CliniExperts advisory board. Her guidance on drug development, regulatory protocols and compliances, clinical research, interventional ophthalmology, etc. are one of the keystones of CliniExperts counselling.

Dr. Pravin Kamble

Dr Pravin Kamble

Dr. Pravin Kamble is a senior General Surgeon with an experience of 19 years.

After completing his B J Medical College in 2001, Dr. Kamble did MS - General Surgery from BJ Medical College in 2006 and DNB (General Surgery) from National Board of Examination in 2009.

Dr. Kamble was Asst Professor in BJ Medical college & Sasoon Hospital, Pune. He has keen interest in academics and research and is actively involved in multiple clinical trials as Principal Investigator and Co Investigator including multinational multicentre Phase III drug trials.

He is the founder of Sai Krupa Hospital in Pune.

Dr. Kamble has a rich experience in managing complex cases of hernia, piles, cysts, and other general surgical complaints.

He brings his vast clinical expertise and rich experience as a trial investigator to the CliniExperts advisory board. His guidance on drug development, regulatory protocols and compliances, clinical research, etc. are invaluable and one of the keystones of CliniExperts counselling.

Dr. Pravin Kamble
Dr. Vikas Kataria

Dr Vikas Kataria

Dr. Vikas Kataria is a Senior Consultant of Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology with an experience of 17 years.

After completing his MBBS from University College of Medical Sciences & GTB Hospital, New Delhi in 1996, I did MD - General Medicine from Maulana Azad Medical College (LNJP / GB Pant Hospital), New Delhi in 2000 and DNB (Cardiology) from National Board of Examination in 2008-09.

Dr. Vikas did European Cardiac Society's Fellowship in 2013-14 in Cardiac Arrhythmia and devices from AZ Sint Jan Hospital Belgium and have European Board Certification as Cardiac Device Specialist.

He is a senior cardiology consultant in Holy Family Hospital New Delhi, since 2015 and Saket City Hospital, New Delhi, since 2015. He has been a Consultant with Max Hospital, Patparganj in the past.

He has been actively involved in teaching DNB students 2008-2009 and 2018 – 2022.

He has a rich experience of performing various interventional cardiology, cardiac electrophysiology and device implantation procedures.

He has keen interest in academics and research and has over 50+ publications in various national and international journal of repute and chapters in various cardiology books.

He is actively involved in clinical trials as Principal Investigator including multinational multicentre Phase III drug trial.

He brings his vast clinical expertise and rich experience as a trial investigator to the CliniExperts advisory board. His guidance on drug development, regulatory protocols and compliances, clinical research, etc. are invaluable and one of the keystones of CliniExperts counselling.


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