Maneesh Kumar, MD, PhD

Research Director, DTRF Coordinating Center

Dr. Maneesh Kumar joined the DTRF team in March 2021. He has over a decade of experience in research and medicine, several publications, and many presentations. His publications are on average cited twice as often as other researchers and includes a comprehensive review of oxidative stress in human health with over 200 citations.

Following his postdoctoral training, Dr. Kumar decided to use his passion and experience to make a difference in human health through non-profit work. He is currently the owner and principal consultant of Optimized Scientific Solutions, LLC. Dr. Kumar has a passion for collaborations, bringing together non-profit, researchers, and pharma to advance research and ultimately cures. He is excited to bring that passion and his experiences to DTRF.