Professional Activities

Jul 12 - to date

Senior Consultant Paediatric Surgeon & Urologist
Department of Surgery,
Hamad General Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation Doha, State of Qatar. ( )

Assistant Professor Clinical Surgery

Department of Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
Weill Cornell University, New York (http : / /qatar -weill .cornell .edu )

  • Attending Paediatric Surgeon & Urologist in a group of four serving 2.2 million populations in exclusive tertiary care center of country.
    • Practice scope includes paediatric surgery, neonatal surgery, minimal invasive surgery, pediatric urology and trauma service for children.
  • Deputy program director for Arab Surgery Residency Program
  • Supervise and teaching of residents from other specialties
  • Member of multidisciplinary nephrourology and oncology teams
  • Member departmental quality team to streamline procedural efficiency,reduce medical error and improve outcomes
  • Clinical & basic Science Research (departmental and collaborative)
  • Teaching undergraduates in WCMC-Q
  • Supervise Research projects for Residents & Undergraduates.

Feb 14 - Mar 14

 Locum Consultant Paediatric Surgeon & Urologist
Waikids -Waikato Child and Youth Health

Hamilton, New Zealand

Attending paediatric surgeon in 3-surgeons group covering leave for asurgeon. Practice scope includes

  • Acute on Call Rota (1:3)
  • Paediatric Surgery Outpatients Clinics
  • Paediatric Surgery Elective lists
  • Morning, Grand, Radiology & Pathology Rounds
  • Teaching and Supervision of Residents

May 12 - Jun 12

Locum Consultant Paediatric Surgeon & Urologist
Wellington Hospital

Capital & Coast District Health Board (
Wellington, New Zealand


Currently, I am a faculty in Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education - International (ACGME-I) program and also in Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar. HMC has a well-structured ACGME accredited residency program and I teach, train and supervise residents of paediatric surgery and other specialties. I also teach undergraduates of Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (Weill Cornell University New York) and nursing staff of Hamad Medical Corporation.

In my last job, I was active in the Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB), a governing body to conduct and supervise postgraduates in the country. I have CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION - from Office of the Dean, College of Medicine and Health  Sciences,  Sultan  Qaboos  University,  Oman  in 2011  in  recognition  and  appreciation  of  my  significant contribution to medical education, training and assessment of the MD undergraduates of the college of Medicine and Allied Health, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.

Management & Administration:

  • Member, Curriculum Committee and Quality of Care for Patients in the Department of Paediatric Surgery,Department of Surgery, Hamad General Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar.
  • Head, Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), Sultan Qaboos University, Oman. Member Ethics Committee College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.
  • National Representative (for Oman) in SBHPGA (Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Panel of the Gulf Area in association with World Federation of Neurorehabilitation).
  • Co-Chair “Departmental Academic Committee” and “Departmental Annual Report Groups”, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.
  • Member “Continuous Professional Development & Training Committee”, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.
  • Member “Research Committee”, Children’s Developmental Genetic Research Group, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Science, University of Otago, New Zealand.
  • Head, Section of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Hyderabad, Pakistan.
  • Member, Hospital Management Committee, Liaquat University Hospital, Hyderabad, Pakistan.
  • Furthermore,to expand my leadership and management skills, I regularly undertake executive courses from reputable centers to enhance my healthcare leadership and management potentials so that I can provide leadership and vision to my working organization and to the profession as a whole. My recent activities include:
  • Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers Harvard SchoolofPublicHealth, HarvardUniversity, BostonUSA
  • Leadership Essentials, Digital Marketing, Finance fir Non-Finance Leaders Executive Education, Manipal University, India.


Prakash Mandhan

Assistant Professor Clinical Surgery


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  • DEPARTMENTDepartment of Pediatric Surgeon and
    Pediatric Urologist
    Weill Cornell University