UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Kumar, Kaparaboyna Ashok

School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
(210) 567-0428
kumark2@uthscsa.edu

I am a Board Certified Family Physician and a Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. My interests include teaching professionalism, procedural training, communication skills and cultural competency. My mission is to help students and residents to become caring, competent, compassionate physicians to serve our patients with respect and dignity that they deserve.

1/2010 - Present Distinguished Teaching Professor The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX
8/2009 - Present Professor and Vice Chair, Medical Student Education The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/2007 - Present Director, Medical Student Education The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX
3/2005 - Present Adjunct Professor, Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
11/2004 - Present Professor The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX