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Department of Community Medicine


Vision Statement

Community Medicine.

Teaching Faculty

Professor & Head of the Department

Balu

Dr. Balu P.S

MBBS, MD

since 14-05-2003

To be responsible for facilitating in advancing academic strategy in line with RGUHS, To ensure all research activities done in department follow highest standards of Ethics, Mentor faculty assigned job responsibilities to ensure implementation of all activities, Facilitate access to faculty necessary support required so as to enable them to contribute fully in the work assigned, Ensure strict adherence to financial guidelines of college in the department, Comply with necessary auditory procedures, Coordinate with the office of Principal, Participate or Delegate Faculty to all meetings as called by College, Government and International Organizations, Support faculty for innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, Call and Chair all meetings in Department, Facilitate in developing linkages with Inter – Departments , Government , Voluntary Originations and International Organization, Coordinate in organizing workshop/CME/ Conference / Important world health days, Nodal officer – RNTCP, Nodal officer – DMMP and DVC, Coordinator – GHLO-AAMC.

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Awards and Achievements:

  • Chairman – State Task Force – RNTCP – Karnataka
  • Member – State Oversight Committee – KSAPS
  • Mentor – Queen Elizabeth Golden Jubilee Program
  • BM Patil Oration Award – 2017 – from Karnataka Association of Community health
  • Member – Board of Studies – RGUHS

Memberships:

  • Executive Member – Karnataka Association of Community Health

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Professors

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Dr. Anurupa M.S

MBBS, MD

since 12-06-2003

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, Develop and submit at least one research protocol for grants submission, Develop one specific area of expertise for Dept, Mentor junior faculty in research and publications, Organize at least one CME in a year, Organize at least 2 guest talks in a year, Facilitate in establishment of linkages with government and international organizations, Promote institutional development, cohesive engagement of stakeholders, Facilitate in conduct of WHO Days, Develop knowledge Management Unit, Any other duty / task /work assigned from time to time.

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Memberships:

  • IMA
  • KACH
  • IAPSM

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Rajeev

Dr. Rajeev K.H

MBBS, MD

since 21-12-2016

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings Develop and submit at least one research protocol for grants submission, Develop one specific area of expertise for Dept, Mentor junior faculty in research and publications, Organize at least one CME in a year, Organize at least 2 guest talks in a year, Facilitate in establishment of linkages with government and international organizations, Promote institutional development, cohesive engagement of stakeholders, Facilitate in conduct of WHO Days, Approval and Monitoring of all activities in relation to Urban Health Centre, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of IAPSM
  • Life member of IMA

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Vidya

Dr. Vidya G.S

MBBS, MD

since 18-06-2008

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings Develop and submit at least one research protocol for grants submission, Develop one specific area of expertise for Dept, Mentor junior faculty in research and publications, Organize at least one CME in a year, Organize at least 2 guest talks in a year, Facilitate in establishment of linkages with government and international organizations, Promote institutional development, cohesive engagement of stakeholders, Facilitate in conduct of WHO Days, Responsible for UG Timetable, Attendance and Department Interns, Posting, Develop Department Library, Resource person for PG research Methodology, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of Karnataka Association of Community Health Professionals
  • Life member of IMA
  • Life Member of breast feeding promotion network of India

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Associate Professors

Sarvamangala

Dr. Sarvamangala K

MBBS, MD

since July 2010

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings Post-Graduate teaching, attendance and approval of all leaves of PGs, Maintaining papers published and papers /posters presented by PGs, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Assistant Professors

Rohit

Dr. Rohit A

MBBS, MD

since 07-07-2014

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings Conduct outreach clinic in rural areas of district, Create line list of all diabetes and hypertension cases accessing the outreach clinics, Member of Medical education unit, JJMMC, Office bearer of Students association for year 2017-18 Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine
  • Life member of Indian Medical Association
  • Life member of Karnataka Association of Community Health Professionals

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Poornima

Dr. Poornima M.P

MBBS, MD

since 02-05-2015

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, In charge of Maternal & Child Health Clinic/ Community Medicine OPD, Maintaining Immunization Registry, Maintenance of Vaccine availability data, Line listing Vaccine Preventable Disease from MRD section, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Awards and Achievements:

  • Research- Principal Investigator in RNTCP funded Project for the year 2016-17

Memberships:

  • Life member of Karnataka Association of Community Health Professionals

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Shubha

Dr. Shubha D.B

MBBS, MD, PGDBE (Post graduate diploma in Bioethics)

since 27-06-2015

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, Staff – in – Charge Urban health training centre, KR road, Davangere, Creating line list of diabetes and hypertension patients accessing the UHTC, Coordinating in organizing important world health days, Supporting any other activities implemented by Dept and college, Member of Medical education unit, JJMMC.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of Karnataka Association of Community Health (KACH)
  • Life member of Indian Public Health Association (IPHA)
  • Life member of ndian Association for Preventive & Social Medicine (IAPSM)

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Navin

Dr. Navinkumar Angadi

MBBS, MD

since 01-05-2015

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, In charge – Rural Health Training Centre, Kukkuwada, Creating line list of diabetes and hypertension patients accessing the RHTC, Supporting any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of Indian Association of Preventive and social medicine
  • Life member of Karnataka Association of Community Health
  • Life member of Community Medicine Faculties Association

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Vanitha

Dr. Vanitha S.S

MBBS, MD

since 31-8-2016

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, Undergraduate teaching of MBBS students (Lectures & practical classes including field activities), Conduct outreach clinic in urban areas of Davangere, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Awards and Achievements:

  • Presented oral papers in national and state conferences.
  • Best essay award on “Investing in adolescence for healthier India” in 29th annual state conference of KACHCON - 2017

Memberships:

  • Life member of Community Medicine Faculty Association

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Sandhyarani

Dr. Sandhyarani J

MBBS, MD

since 23-08-2016

To exhibit keen interest, initiative and drive in the overall development of Department, Teaching & Training of UGs as assigned in department, Participation in PG teaching programs, Facilitate in smooth conduct of department and university exams as assigned, Participate in department meetings, In charge of Maternal & Child Health Clinic/ Community Medicine OPD, Establish IYCF Clinic, Support any other activities implemented by Dept and college.

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Memberships:

  • Life member of Community Medicine Faculty Association

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Tutors

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Postgraduate Students

Academic Year Degree Name Type Category Rank
2017-18 MD DR.SANJANA.S.N COMEDK
MD DR.H.SHALINI CET/GOVT
2016-17 MD Dr.SATISH GHATAGE Govt. SCG 2107
MD Dr. SWATHI.S.AITHAL Comedk GM 6838
2015-16 MD Dr.BABU DILIP Govt. SCG 1727
MD Dr.RICHA GARG Comedk GM 2760
MD Dr.RUCHI DHAR Comedk GM 4634
MD Dr. MANU.A.S Comedk GM 4660

Non-teaching faculty

# Name Designation
1 Mr. R.S.Marulasiddappa Medico Social Worker
2 Mr. N.B.Manjappa Medico Social Worker
3 Mrs. N.A.Komala Staff-Nurse
4 Mr. R.Venkateshmurthy Lab. Technician RHTC
5 Mr. Khaleeq Ur Rehaman Lab. Technician UHTC
6 Mr. S.Mahendrappa FDC
7 Mr. Shivamurthy.D.G Driver -RHTC
8 Mr.Ramesh.T Attender
9 Mrs. Shameem Peon
10 Mrs. Laxmi Bai Peon