August 10, 2022

Sathish Kumar, M.D., elected to SATA executive council

Sathish Kumar, MD

The Society for the Advancement of Transplant Anesthesia (SATA) recently elected Sathish Kumar, M.D., to its executive board. Kumar will serve a two-year term as executive councilor. 

Kumar is a longtime active member of SATA. He has served on various committees within the society, most recently serving as senior chair for the Mid-State Region Transplant Society. 

“I hope to be a voice in making critical decisions and implement strategies to advance this subspecialty,” said Kumar, who is a clinical associate professor within the department. “I strive to promote and inspire the next generation of anesthesiologists in getting involved in the arena of transplantation.” 

Founded in 2011, SATA’s mission is to advance the scope of practice and further develop the field of transplant anesthesiology.