Dr Harish Rao K

Professor

Department of Surgery

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    • Assisting the administration to implement Manipal Academy of Higher Education policies, rules and regulations.
    • Organizing the departmental activities and administering the department efficiently.
    • Helping orient the new staff appointed to the department and the students posted in the department.
    • Active participation in organising CME and other departmental events.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
General surgery Post graduates
General Surgery 7th 8th and 9th semesters

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MS General Surgery KMC, Mangalore 1988
MBBS KMC, Mangalore 1984

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Professor 17/04/04 - till date
KMC Mangalore Associate Professor 10/06/94 to 16/04/04
KMC, Mangalore Assistant Professor 10/06/89 to 09/06/94

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

1. Clinical diagnosis based medicine and studying surgical and signs and symptomatology. 2. Varicose veins and its surgical management 3. GI surgery 4. Diabetic foot management

Area of Research

Currently guiding a study about the prognosis of necrotising fasciitis based on the LRINEC score .

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

1.      Member of Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)

2.      Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA)

3.      Member of Association of Medical Consultants (AMC)

4.      Member of Institutional Ethics Committee

5.      Member of Hospital Mortality Committee

6.      Member of Hospital Infection Control Committee