I, Dr. Arun Kumar Agnihotri, am the founder of 'A K S (Arun Kumar & Smriti) Publication'. Born in 1970, I completed my graduation in medicine (MBBS) from M. L. B. Medical College, Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), India in 1994; and postgraduation (MD) in the specialty of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology from M. L. N. Medical College, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), India in 1999. During my postgraduation period, I wrote my thesis on ‘Epidemiological study of Dowry Death Cases with special reference to Burnt Cases in Allahabad Zone’ which was been published in the international electronic journal: Anil Aggrawal’s Internet Journal of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology and got best thesis award. I have also completed ‘Postgraduate Certificate Course in Torture Medicine’ from IMA, AKN Sinha Institute, New Delhi in the year 2000 and was designated as ‘TORTURE COUNSELOR’. I worked in All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India as a Senior Resident from the year 1999 to 2002. Regarding my medico legal experience, I have conducted autopsy and clinical forensic examination in various types of cases, and solved many cases by giving expert opinion in the court of law. In July 2002, I was appointed as Assistant professor in the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, S. S. R. Medical College, Mauritius. At present, I am working as Professor and Head of the department. To date I have published more than 50 scientific papers in different international and national peer reviewed journals, and also participated as the author of a Booklet - "Scene Investigation". I am member of several professional organizations some of which are World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (TIAFT), African Union of Risk Management in Preventive Medicine (AURMPM), Indian Medical Association (IMA), Indian Congress of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology (ICFMT) and Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine (IAFM). To promote the research activities in medical and biomedical sciences, I have called a meeting in December 2010 and established an international organization
"International Association of Medical and Biomedical Researchers" under the chairmanship of Professor S Shukla, Principal, SSR Medical College, Mauritius.
has been established to publish scientific researches and literature in the medical field. It is registered with the 'Mauritius Society of Authors (MASA)'. With the coming advancement of the internet, I have launched an electronic journal 'Internet Journal of Medical Update' in January 2006 on http://www.geocities.com/agnihotrimed. The contents of this electronic journal had been shifted to the website of AKS publication in June 2009. It provides the latest knowledge of current scenario to the viewers and readers in various fields of medical science.