General Information about the department

 Teaching faculty

 Non teaching faculty

 Services

 Academic Activities

 Research Activities

 

1.      General Information about the Department:

 

Department of Physiology started in the Year 1957. The fisrt HOD was Dr. J.S. Saxena.   It was shifted to New building in the campus in the Year 1961.  The Department is housed in the second floor of the College Building in the right wing.   Total area is 17,528 Square feet. Post Graduate students training programme M.D. was introduced in the year 1968 with MCI recognition. It was the first dept to start MD and M.Sc Physiology under Karnataka University Dharwad at KIMS, Hubli  (earlier known as KMC). At present The Dept is training 200 MBBS, 5 MD, 100 B.Sc Nursing and 100 Paramedical students, and is being headed by Dr.K.F.Kammar as Prof & HOD.

 

2.      Teaching faculty

 

Sl. No

Name

Qualification

Designation

Dr. K.F. Kammar

MBBS, MD

Professor & H.O.D.

Dr. V.S. Baljoshi

MBBS, MD

Professor

Dr. Nagaraja Puranik

M.Sc, Ph.D. (MEDICAL)

Professor

Dr. A.L. Bajentri

MBBS, MD

Professor

Dr. Shivakumar J.

MBBS, MD

Associate Professor

Dr. S.C. Hiremath

MBBS, MD

Associate Professor

Mr. Kailas M. Kature

M.Sc (BIO PHYSICS)

Assistant Professor

Dr. Madhavi D. Kulkarni

MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Dr. K.G. Shivanand

MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vijayashri  B.H.

MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ambuja S.H.

MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Dr. Deepti S.H.

MBBS, MD

Tutor

Dr. T. Kirankumar

MBBS, MD

Tutor

 

Post Graduate Students:

 

Sl. No

Name

Qualification

Designation

Dr. Seema Sankeshwari

MBBS

P.G. Student (3rd year)

Dr. Vijayalakshmi C.

MBBS

P.G. Student (3rd year)

Dr. Kanyadari. Swapna

MBBS

P.G. Student (3rd year)

 

2. Non teaching faculty

Sl. No.

Name

Designation

Smt. Ambika.R.Kolur

Computer Operator

Sri. M.K. Korti

Sr. Lab. Technician

Sri. Shreenivasa Gowda

Jr. Lab. Technician


3. Services: Nil

 

Specialty Clinics : Nil

 

4. Academic Activities

Teaching programme

 

For the month of

Sl No

UG

(numbers/–month)

PG

(numbers/–month)

Seminars

4

4

Journal club

4

Guest lectures

1

1

Case presentations

Any others, specify.

 

Research Activities:

 

Research Projects:

  1. ICMR-Research Project (Studentship) Title: Neutrophil-Lymphocyte ratio and Platelet-Lymphocyte ratio in Iron deficiency anemia: Is there any link between Iron with Immunity and Haemostasis? Student-Anand Hegde & Guide-Dr. Nagaraja Puranik.
  2. RGUHS & UG Research –Evaluation of xerostomia by schirmer’s test and gravimetric method Student- Navaneet, Guide-Dr. Shaktiprasad.
  3. ICMR-Research Project (Studentship) Effect of Indoor air pollution in lung function Student- Navaneet , Guide-Dr. Shaktiprasad.
  4. Glucose handling in children of diabetic patients (ICMR) Student- Varshitha, Dr. Shaktiprasad.

5.      Effect of exercise on arterial O2 Saturation in COPD Patients (PG DissertionDr. Swapna) Guaide- Dr. Shaktiprasad.

6.      Do the classical Indian arts increase cognitive ability and aid for better prognosis of cognitively disordered? (ICMR) Student- Sunidhi.M. Ghatikar, Staff- Dr. Nagaraja Puranik.

7.      Study on taste threshold for calcium, The sixth modality of test across age and  gender-Is alteration in threshold accounts for calcium deficiency in old age   individuals? (RGUHS)Students – Navya singh, Staff-Dr. Nagaraja Puranik.

8.      Blood pressure response to postural changes in young subclinical hypo   thyroidism:Is sympathetic dysfunction associateds with orthostatic hypotension in these young individuals ? (RGUHS) Students-Rachana.D, Staff-Dr. Nagaraja Puranik 

 

Publications of the faculty  2011 to  2020

 

S. No

Publication

National / International

1

Swetha A G, Nagaraja Puranik, Kammar K F. A comparative study on coagulation profile and neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio in pregnancy-induced hypertension. National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy andPharmacology 2018; 8(3): 400-405.

National

2

Latha G S, Chandrashekar D M, Nagaraja Puranik. Altered taste threshold in chronic Type 2 diabetes mellitus. National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy and Pharmacology 2018; 8(4): 569-574.

National

3

Stephy Sebastian, Nagaraja Puranik. Dysautonomia in heavy drinkers for more than 5 years of alcoholic consumption with intact liver function. National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy and Pharmacology 2018; 8(8): 1-5.

National

4

Insulin Resistance and blood lipid level during fasting: Shilpa Kamble,Shaktiprasad Hiremath; National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy,Pharmacology; 2018; vol.8, Issue 8.

National

5

Alterations of Lipid profile in subclinical hypothyroidism; Vishalaxi Jadhav, Shaktiprasad Hiremath, National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy, Pharmacology; 2018; vol.8, Issue 8.

National

6

  Electrocardiographic changes in migraing; Tahaseenbanu Shaikh, Shaktiprasad Hiremath. International Journal of basic and applied physiology;6(1), 2017.

International

7

Latha G.S, Nagaraja Puranik. Idiopathic hyperhidrosis: Is response to parasympathetic function test altered?. National Journal of Physiology, Pharmacy and Pharmacology 2016; 6(1): 85-88.

National

8

Stephy Sebastian, Nagaraja Puranik. Recent concepts about sense of smell, odorant receptors and physiology of olfaction- an insight [Review Article]. Physiol Pharmacol 2016; 20: 74-82.

International

9

Kusuma Ramanna, Fazal M Gahlot, Nagaraja Puranik. Electrocardiogram changes and heart rate variability during moderate exercise in chronic alcoholics. International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2015; 4 (4):1-4.

International

10

Kusuma Ramanna, Fazal M Gahlot, Nagaraja Puranik. Resting heart rate, Heart rate variability and Electrocardiogram changes in chronic alcoholics. Journal of Medical Science and Clinical research 2015; 3 (2): 4535-4540.

International

11

Anitha Lakshmi, Nagaraja Puranik, K F Kammar. Intraocular Pressure Changes in different Age Group Individuals after Water Ingestion. Inter J of Medical Science and Public Health 2015; 4(12):1-5.

International

12

Effect of mechanical ventilation on serum electrolytes in neonates with RDS; Tahaseenbanu Shaikh, Shaktiprasad Hiremath, K F Kammar. Journal of Medical sciences and research. Volume 3, Issue 3, page 4645-4647, March 2015.

International

13

Effect of 2-5 years of tobacco chewing on pulmonary function tests. A.L.Bajentri, Vineet S. Baljoshi, N. Veeranna; Journal of the Indian Medical Association, Vol.116, No.4, April 2018 23,25.

National

14

A Comparative study of Impact of obesity on static lung  volumes and capacities in young adult women. M. Malini, V.S. Baljoshi, K.F. Kammar; International Journal of Physiology 2017; 5(1), 105-109.

International

15

A Prospective study on Haematological and Biochemical Profiles in Alcoholic Liver disease patients attending KIMS Hospital Out Patient Department (OPD) Hubballi; B G Hanchinamani, V.S. Baljoshi; International Journal of Physiology 2017 5(2), 67-72.

International

 

 

Conference presentations/attended

Sl.No.

Title

Date

Level (regional/national/ international

Credit points

1.       

APPICON-2015, Jodhpur

26th Nov. to 28th Nov. 2015

National Conference

 

2.       

Workshop on PFT at SSIMS, Davanagere

30th April 2016

Workshop

 

3.       

National Conference on Clinical and experimental Neurophysiology, JIPMER.

30th Sept. 2016

National Conference

 

4.       

IMA Conference at JSS Medical College, Mysore

4th to 6th Nov.2016

National Conference

 

5.       

CME on Physiology of Speech and Hearing JSS, Mysore

10th Feb. 2017

CME

 

6.       

National Conference on Cardiovascular Assessment, JIPMER

10th to 12th Oct.2017

National Conference

 

7.       

Yoga Practices,

GIMS, Gulbarga

7th & 8th May 2017

Workshop

 

8.       

APPICON 2018

64th Annual National Conference of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India,Manipal

Nov 29th ,30th  Dec 1st  2108

National Conference

 

9.       

ICMR workshop on Research Methodology,GIMS,Gadag

7th March 2019

Workshop

 

10.   

Workshop on Autonomic function tests with AD instruments.

GIMS,Gadag

12th April 2019

Workshop

 

11.   

CISP Workshop at KIMS, Hubli under the guidance of  Belgaum MCI nodal center.

24th , 25th & 26th July 2019

Workshop

 

12.   

Nerve Conduction Study & Electromyography

SSIMS & RC, Davangere.

1st Feb 2020

CME & Workshop

 

Dissertations for 2017-2018:

Sl. No.

Title

Name of the student

Name of the guide

1

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ANKLE-BRACHIAL PRESSURE INDEX AND LIPID PROFILE IN EARLY DETECTION OF PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AMONG NON DIABETIC OFFSPRINGS OF DIABETIC ( TYPE 2) AND NON DIABETIC PARENTS

Dr. Seema Sankeshwari

Dr. K.F. Kammar

2

STUDY OF AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM STATUS , STRESS REACTIVITY, AND ECG IN POLY CYSTIC OVARIAN DISEASE

Dr. Vijayalakshmi C.

Dr. Shivakumar J.

3

A study of exercise induced Oxygen Desaturation and Ventilatory changes in stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Dr. K. Swapna

Dr. S.C. Hiremath

Dissertations for 2018 – 2019

Sl. No.

                   Title                  

Name of the student

Name of the guide

 

NO PG ADMISSIONS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dissertations for 2019 – 2020

Sl. No.

                   Title                  

Name of the student

Name of the guide

        NO PG ADMISSIONS

Dr. Nagaraja. B. S

Dr. Nimala. A. C

Dr. Narayana Swamy

Dr. Veeranna Gowda. K. M

Dr. Ravi. K

 

CME / Workshopsconducted in 2019-2020

NIL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conferences conducted in  2019-2020

Sl.no

Title

Date

Level (regional/national/ international

Credit points

 

NIL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Achievements of Students:

Post graduate student

Conference

Presentation

Prize won

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Notice board:

 

About Kims

The present KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, HUBBALLI,( K.I.M.S. HUBBALLI.) was earlier known as the KARNATAKA MEDICAL COLLEGE, HUBBALLI. It was established in AUGUST 1957.For initial few years, the college was functioning from a building which is now known as J.G.Commerce College. Later, it was shifted to the present beautiful campus comprising of 100 acres of land, situated on Pune – Bangalore National Highway, Vidyanagar, Hubballi.

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