Dr Rama P. Coomaraswamy (b. 1929), the son of Dr Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, graduated from Medical School in 1952 and was subsequently trained and certified in General as well as in Thoracic and Cardio-Vascular Surgery. Later, he was Associate Professor of Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York. He was of late Professor of Ecclesiastical History at the St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary in Connecticut. He authored over forty articles in the surgical research field as well as innumerable articles in theology and philosophy.