Dr B Suresh Kumar Shetty

Professor

Department of Forensic Medicine

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    B Suresh Kumar Shetty teaches Forensic Medicine.
    He is also:

    • Deputy Superintendent, Examinations at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore.
    • State Medico legal Consultant for Govt of Karnataka.
    • Chairman Board of Studies, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Forensic Medicine)

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Forensic Medicine Third, Fourth, Fifth

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD (Doctor of Medicine) Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2004
MBBS ( Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 1999

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Forensic Medicine, KMC Mangalore Professor 12/02/2015 - Till date
Department of Forensic Medicine, KMC Mangalore Professor & Head 2012 - 11/02/2015 & 18/06/2015 - 22/07/2019
Department of Forensic Medicine, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor & In-charge Head 2011-2012
Department of Forensic Medicine, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor 2009-2011
Department of Forensic Medicine, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 2005-2009

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Public Health , Epidemiology , Suicidology , Traffic Medicine , Toxicology

Area of Expertise

Medical Ethics , Law in Relation to Medicine , Medical Education , Endocrinology

Area of Research

Forensic Medicine , Forensic Pathology , Forensic Anthropology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of the Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine.
  • Life member of the Karnataka Medico-legal Society.
  • Life member of the South India Medico-legal Association.
  • Life member of the Indian Medical Association.
  • Life member of the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology.
Professional Certifications
 
  • Analytical Toxicology & Forensic DNA Typing- Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin, 2006
  • Torture Medicine, IMA AKN SINHA Institute, New Delhi, 2011
Awards & Recognitions
 
  • Organizing Secretary for 34th Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore from 1st- 3rd Feb 2013.
  • Organizing Chairman for CME on “Forensic Odontology” conducted by Dept. of Forensic Medicine, KMC, Mangalore at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore on 3rd March 2012.
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  • Organizing Secretary for Awareness Programme on “Road Safety - Alert today Alive tomorrow” conducted by Dept. of Forensic Medicine, KMC, Mangalore at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore on 3rd November 2011.

Legal Terrorisom in Domestic Violence- An Indian Outlook.

2012-01-01 Rao JPP Shetty AS

Medico-Legal journal 2012; 80(1):33-39.

Victim Profile and Pattern of Thoraco-Abdominal Injuries Sustained in Fatal Road Traffic Accidents.

2012-01-01 Kanchan T Menezes RG Bakkannavar SM Nayak VC, Yoganarashima K

Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine. 2012; 34 (1): 17-20.

Postmortem diagnosis of acute haemorrhagic pancreatitis

2012-01-01 Boloor A Menezes RG Shetty M Menon A, Nagesh KR, Pai MR, Mathai AM, Rastogi P, Kanchan T, Naik R, Salian PR, Jain V, George AT

Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 2010; 17: 316-320.

Marital rape – The Dark World behind the Veil of Marriage

2010-01-01 Majumdar KP Rastogi P Salian PR Shetty M , Ullal H

International Journal of Medical Toxicology and Legal Medicine.2010;12(4):47-49.

Fatal electrocution by a support metal wire- a case report.

Kanchan T Shetty M Naik R Menezes RG, Sameer KS, Hasan F

Journal of Forensic Sciences. 2010; 55: 830-31.

Estimation of Age Using Chest Radiograph

2011-01-01 Tarun Agarwal

UG, 2011 4th Semester

Estimation Of Stature, Sex And Race From Foot And Shoe Dimensions

2005-01-01 Ashish Saraf

UG, 2005 4th Semester

Lateral Palm Print - A Newer Method Of Identification

2004-01-01 Manish Kumar

UG, 2004 4th Semester