Dr. Antony Sylvan D’Souza, completed his MBBS and MS from Kasturba Medical College. He began his teaching career in the Department of Anatomy at KMC in the year 1987. After serving for 12 years at KMC Mangalore and Manipal, he joined the services of the University of West Indies, Mona Campus, at Kingston Jamaica and served there up to July 2006. He then served as a Professor of Anatomy at St. George’s University, Grenada, from August 2006 till Dec 2009. He continued his illustrious career at KMC Manipal and served there from January 2010 to Sept 2017 as Professor, HOD as well as Associate Dean. As Associate Dean Dr. D’ Souza oversaw student affairs and University UG, PG and super speciality examinations. He was a faculty and Co-convenor of the Medical Education Unit at KMC Manipal. He underwent Medical Education training at University of West Indies, Kingston Jamaica as well as University of Dundee [UK]. He was also trained in Revised Basic course, ATCOM and FIME at St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore.
Dr. D’ Souza has authored / co-authored more than 90 research articles, which were published in prestigious international journals. He has the distinction of participating / presenting research papers at various conferences in India as well as abroad. He had chaired scientific sessions in National Conferences of Anatomical Society of India on multiple occasions.
Dr.D’ Souza is a life member of Anatomical society of India and was also a member of the American Association of clinical Anatomists. He has served as a reviewer of research articles in multiple international journals of repute. Dr. Antony Sylvan D’ Souza has served as the Executive Editor, Indian Journal of Anatomy, Red Flower Publications and was a Member of the Executive Editorial Board, Intellect base International Consortium, USA. As an academician Dr. D’ Souza excelled in teaching and is a recipient of the ‘Good Teacher Award’ at Manipal University on three occasions. During his academic career, he was Chairperson / member of various academic committees e.g. Board of studies, curriculum committee, Institutional ethical committee etc. as well as non-academic committees e.g. anti-ragging committee, institutional grievance committee, mentor cell, etc. at the institution or University level. He has served as an internal and external examiner and paper setter in Anatomy for both UG and PG examinations. He is a recognised guide for MD dissertation and PhD.