Promil Kukreja, M.D., Ph.D.

Kukreja Promil
Associate Professor

pkukreja@uab.edu

205-934-4699

Clinical Subspecialty and Area(s) of Interest

·         Anesthesiology

Education and Degrees

·         SMS Medical College, Medical Doctor, 1995

·         New Delhi, India, Residency in Otolaryngology, 1999

·         Tulane University School of Medicine, Ph.D., 2005

·         Tulane University School of Medicine, Internshiip, 2006

·         Medical College of Wisconsin, Residency, Anesthesiology, 2009

Awards and Honors

·         Tulane Scholarship Award

·         Tulane Cancer Center Award

·         Best Young Scientist Award

·         2006 Mauvernay Research Excellence Honorees

·         Travel Award

·         POET Award

·         Distinction in BioChemistry

Professional Societies

·         American Society of Anesthesiologists

·         American Society of Regional Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

·         American Society of Anesthesiologists Political Action Committee

·         American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

·         American Medical Association

·         American Association For Cancer Research

Recent Publications

·         Up-regulation of CXCR4 Expression in PC-3 Cells by Stromal Derived Factor-1α (CXCL12) Increases Endothelial Adhesion and Transendothelial Migration: Role of MEK/ERK Signaling Pathway-Dependent NF-?B Activation. Cancer Research 2005; 65: (21) 9891-9898.