Jayarajan Kodikannath

Jayarajan Kodikannath, BSc., BAMS

Education Committee Chair

Dr. Jayarajan Kodikannath is a visionary, a classically trained Ayurveda doctor and an accomplished teacher representing a lineage of Ayurveda Practitioners from Kerala, India currently working as the Vice President and Academy Director of Kerala Ayurveda (USA). Suffused with expertise in traditional Ayurvedic health care practices, Dr Jayarajan worked as the Chief Medical Officer of an Internationally acclaimed Ayurvedic wellness center at Bangalore in India– Ayurvedagram for more than 10 years before he moved to USA.

He is currently on the Board of Directors of National Ayurveda Medical Association (NAMA) in USA with a mission to propagate Ayurveda and make it a credible profession in the Western world. He is an accomplished teacher for the advanced courses in Ayurveda and the resource person for various training programs conducted in traditional Ayurvedic therapies and medicine. He was on the Curriculum Board of Bastyr University to create the Masters in Ayurveda program. Dr Jay, as he is fondly referred, is actively involved in various research projects of Kerala Ayurveda.