Dr Merwyn Fernandes

Associate Professor

Department of Radiodiagnosis & Imaging

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Merwyn Fernandes teaches MBBS and postgraduate students. He assists neuro and vascular interventions in cath lab. He moderates seminars and Journal clubs.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Imaging of Spine MBBS seventh semester

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
DNB (Diplomate of National board) Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 2010
DMRD (Diploma in Medical Radiodiagnosis) Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore 2008
MBBS Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum 2003

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Associate Professor 09/03/2016 - till date
KMC, Mangalore Assistant Professor 2011 - 08/03/2016
KMC, Mangalore Senior Resident 2010-2011
KMC, Mangalore Senior Resident 2008-2010
FMMC, Mangalore Resident 2006-2008
KMC, Mangalore Tutor 2005-2005

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

General Radiology , Foetal Medicine, Gastro radiology , Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Interventional Radiology

Area of Expertise

Cross Sectional Imaging

Area of Research

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Radiological Society of North America, 2009.
  • Member of Indian Radiological Imaging Association (IRIA), 2010.
  • Member of Indian College of Radiology and Imaging (ICRI), 2013.
  • Student member of European Society of Radiology (ESR), 2009.

Hepatobiliary ascariasis

2009-01-01 Navinchandra M Kishan A B.

Congenital tuberculosis- diagnostic dilemma

2013-01-01 Mahale AR.

Silent Sinus Syndrome- A Blowout Fracture

Chanabasappa Chavadi Swetha Kory Ajith Mahale

Mimic journal of Case Reports, Vol. 4, No. 1, Jan-June 2014 Abstract: JOURNAL OF CASE REPORTS 2014; 4(1):64-67

Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease,Using Image Processing on MRI Scan

Chetan Patil Mathura G Dr Anand Venugopal Dr B. Unnikrishnan

Utility of magnetic resonance imaging image processing in early detection of Alzheimer’s disease,Miss Madhumita N , case control study of sample size of 100, study done on patients referred to neurology and psychiatry at KMC Hospital,Ambedkar circle Circle for clinical finding suggestive of Alzheimer’s disease.

2014-01-01