Dr. Asha Kamath

Dr. Asha Kamath

Associate Professor and Head

Department of Statistics

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Asha Kamath is

    • Faculty for the Postgraduate Biostatistics Programme, and for undergraduate and postgraduate Health Science courses. 
    • Guide for Ph.D scholars and postgraduate Health Science students for their theses. 
    • Responsible for providing statistical consultations for all levels of researchers. 
    • Resource person for the workshops and training programs conducted by Department of Statistics.
    • Internal examiner for various UG & PG courses offered by School of Allied Health Sciences, MAHE.
    • Internal examiner for M.Sc Biostatistics course offered by Department of Statistics, MAHE.
    • Member of Board of Studies for M.Sc Biostatistics course and postgraduate courses in Allied Health Sciences of MAHE
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Epidemiology and Health Surveys
    Subject code
    :
    MBS 602
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second semester
    Subject
    :
    Survival analysis
    Subject code
    :
    MBS 705
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third semester
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    Ph.D.
    Specialisation
    :
    Bayesian approach to sample size determination
    Institute
    :
    MAHE, Manipal
    Year of passing
    :
    2010
    Degree
    :
    MPS
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Indian Institute of Population Studies
    Year of passing
    :
    2003
    Degree
    :
    MPHIL
    Specialisation
    :
    Natural exponential family with quadratic variance function
    Institute
    :
    Pune University
    Year of passing
    :
    1990
    Degree
    :
    M.Sc. (Master of Science)
    Specialisation
    :
    Statistics
    Institute
    :
    University of Mangalore
    Year of passing
    :
    1985
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Statistics
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2017-Present
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2014-2017
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Selection Grade Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2003-2014
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer (Biostatistics)
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1995-2003
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Statistician
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1990-1995
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Asha Kamath is

    • Faculty for the Postgraduate Biostatistics Programme, and for undergraduate and postgraduate Health Science courses. 
    • Guide for Ph.D scholars and postgraduate Health Science students for their theses. 
    • Responsible for providing statistical consultations for all levels of researchers. 
    • Resource person for the workshops and training programs conducted by Department of Statistics.
    • Internal examiner for various UG & PG courses offered by School of Allied Health Sciences, MAHE.
    • Internal examiner for M.Sc Biostatistics course offered by Department of Statistics, MAHE.
    • Member of Board of Studies for M.Sc Biostatistics course and postgraduate courses in Allied Health Sciences of MAHE
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Epidemiology and Health Surveys MBS 602 Second semester
    Survival analysis MBS 705 Third semester
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    Ph.D. Bayesian approach to sample size determination MAHE, Manipal 2010
    MPS Indian Institute of Population Studies 2003
    MPHIL Natural exponential family with quadratic variance function Pune University 1990
    M.Sc. (Master of Science) Statistics University of Mangalore 1985
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Statistics Associate Professor 2017-Present
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 2014-2017
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal Selection Grade Lecturer 2003-2014
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal Lecturer (Biostatistics) 1995-2003
    Department of Community Medicine, KMC, Manipal Statistician 1990-1995
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Biostatistics, Research Methodology, Survival analysis, Linear models, Bayesian analysis.
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Modelling of Data
    Areas of research
    :
    Design and conduct of epidemiological studies, Randomization in intervention studies, Data analysis, Linear modeling, survival analysis, Sample size determination, Bayesian analysis.
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Memeber of International Biometric Society (india chapter)
    • Life member of Indian Society for Medical Statistics (ISMS)
    • Reviewer: Indian Journal of Medical Research
    • Article Editor for SAGE OPEN
    • Grant Reviewer for Welcome trust proposals
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Biostatistics, Research Methodology, Survival analysis, Linear models, Bayesian analysis.
    Areas of expertise Modelling of Data
    Areas of research Design and conduct of epidemiological studies, Randomization in intervention studies, Data analysis, Linear modeling, survival analysis, Sample size determination, Bayesian analysis.
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Memeber of International Biometric Society (india chapter)
    • Life member of Indian Society for Medical Statistics (ISMS)
    • Reviewer: Indian Journal of Medical Research
    • Article Editor for SAGE OPEN
    • Grant Reviewer for Welcome trust proposals