Dr Kumar Sumit

Assistant Professor - Senior Scale

Department of Health Policy

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Teaching - MPH Program
    • SAP Coordinator-MPH
    • Coordinator for MPH 1st Semester
    • Mentoring postgraduate research
    • Conducting research
    • Supervising journal club and seminar 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Basic Epidemiology MPH 601 Year I
Public Health system and National Health policies MPH 625 Year I
Environmental & Occupational Health MPH 607 Year I
Chronic Disease Epidemiology MPH 616 Year I

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Master of Public Health Epidemiology Department of Public Health 2014
Bachelor of Dental Surgery College of Dental Sciences, Davangere 2009

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Public Health, J.N.Medical College, Belgaum Lecturer Teaching Public Health legislation and Social and Behavioral sciences 1.8 Years

A study on risky driving among the novice drivers and scope of intervention to control in Udupi, Karnataka, India

Road traffic research Kumar Sumit Professor Rob Ruiter Professor Kris Brijs Dr Veerle Ross

Pursuing PhD research on the behavioral aspect of the young and novice drivers

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Road traffic accidents, Injuries prevention, Medical sociology, Internationalization of education systems

Area of Expertise

Road traffic accidents

Area of Research

Road traffic accidents

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Lifetime member of Indian Public Health Association

A study on assessment of ASHA'S work profile in the context of Udupi Taluka, Karnataka

2017-24-06 Health Systems Swati Shet Kumar Sumit Sameer Phadnis

Health Systems

A study to assess the knowledge and practice of fast food consumption among Pre-University students in Udupi Taluk, Karnataka, India

2017-24-06 Tenneychell Khongrangjem Dr KUMAR   SUMIT

A cross sectional study on prevailing mid-day meal practices in Government Higher Primary Schools of Hosadurga taluk, Chitradurga District, Karnataka

Dr RANJITHA G P Dr. Arathi Rao Mr. Bharathesh Karunakar Shetty Dr. Kumar Sumit

A Study of the coverage of non-communicable diseases in major English and Kannada daily newspaper in Udupi

Dr CHITRA MADHUKAR KOTIAN Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Shubha H.S Mr. Bharathesh Karunakar Shetty

A Study on Socio-demographic and behavioral aspects related to anthrax among tribal population of Koraput, Odisha

SIPRA MAKHIJA Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Shaikh Shah Hossain

Health care seeking behavior among pregnant women in Irulas tribes in Nilgiris District

Dr GURSHARANJIT SINGH Dr. Sanjay M Pattanshetty Dr. Kumar Sumit

Risky driving behavior among the motorized two wheeler riders in Davanagere City, Karnataka

Dr NANDINI V Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Nilima Chakravarthy

A study on substance abuse among youth (aged 15-24 years) in a low income neighbourhood of Bangalore city

ANAND KUMAR Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Thelma Narayan

A cross sectional study on quality of life assessment among cancer patients having mental disorder

Dr MAHERUKH NASIM Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Shaikh Shah Hossain

Living with mental disorders: - Experiences of the family caregivers and their opinion regarding the mental health care services in private organizations at Chennai

V SOUNDARYA Mr. Teddy Andrews Dr. kumaR Sumit

A study on preparedness and response assessment for public health emergencies in an International airport of North India

Dr RAHULDEEP SINGH Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Shaikh Shah Hossain

Sensation seeking and peer passenger influence on risky driving among novice drivers in Udupi taluk

Dr SWARNA STEFY GRACE Dr. Kumar Sumit

Loneliness and coping strategies among older people in Ernakulam district of Kerala- A mixed method study

Dr MILU JOSEPH Teddy Sumit

A study on utilization of dental care services in Government Health facilities in Udupi

SUBHRANSU MAHAPATRA Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Shaikh Shah Hossain

Quality of family planning services in selected areas of Mumbai from the perspective of service providers

2017-01-06 RITHIKA SANGAMESHWARAN Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Prakash Narayanan

Husband’s knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding wife’s reproductive health care in rural areas of Udupi district

SHREERAJ RAMESH MANAMPADI Dr.Kumar Sumit Dr. Prakash Narayanan

SWOT Analysis of IEC (Information, education and communication) Implementation in RMNCH+A (Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescents Health) Program in Udupi District

DR VIJAY BASAPPA DHANGE Dr Kumar Sumit Dr. Sanjay Pattanshetty

A STUDY ON IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF CANCER, DIABETES, CARDIO-VASCULAR DISEASES AND STROKE (NPCDCS) IN UDUPI DISTRICT

2017-01-06 DR KANTINATH P AINAPURE Dr. Kumar Sumit Dr. Sanjay Pattanshetty