Prakash Nanalal Kothari
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Known forSexology
AwardsPadma Shri
WAS Man of the Year

Prakash Nanalal Kothari is an Indian medical doctor and the Head of the Department of Sexual Medicine at the King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai.[1][2][3] A graduate of the Mumbai University,[2] Kothari is credited with several books and articles on sexology.[1] The World Association of Sexology (WAS) selected him as the Man of the Year in 1989.[1] He was honored by the Government of India, in 2002, with the fourth highest Indian civilian award of Padma Shri.[4] He has also collaborated with a condom brand from India to spread the awareness about sexual health and well-being.

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  1. ^ a b c "Palanpur Online". Palanpur Online. 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b "American Board of Sexology". American Board of Sexology. 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2015.
  3. ^ "OPD (Sexology) Dr. Prakash Kothari". YouTube video. MI Marathi News. 17 July 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Padma Awards. 2014. Retrieved 11 November 2014.