Dr. Nutan Kamath

Professor and Associate Dean

Department of Paediatrics

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Nutan Kamath teaches Paediatrics, and she is also Consultant Paediatrician.

    • Consultant Paediatrician, (Special interest: Pediatric Rheumatology).
    • Full time post in a medical college teaching hospital with a major neonatal and paediatric  intensive care unit. 
    • Responsible for Paediatric training and examination of MBBS, Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Diploma in Child health and MD Paediatric students.
    • Administration of Paediatric unit which comprises of two professors, two associate professors, one assistant professor and residents.
    • Inter departmental liasioning for improving effectiveness and patient care of the Paediatric department.
    • Clinical Research-participation in national and international clinical drug trials, post graduate research thesis, MBBS students ICMR STS research projects
    • Publications and Conference presentations.
    • Member of Medical Advisory Board, KMC Hospital, Attavar

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Pediatrics 213 4th, 7th, 8th & 9th

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Pediatrics Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram Dist. Wardha Maharastra Nagpur University 1991
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery) Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Nagpur University 1987

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Professor & Associate Dean 01-03-2018 - Till date
KMC, Mangalore Professor 1-6-2002 onwards
Department of Paediatrics, KMC Mangalore Professor and Head of Department 1.6.2002-30.1.2009
Department of Paediatrics, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor 08-02-97 to 11-04-02
Department of Paediatrics, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 1994-1997
Department of Paediatrics, KMC Mangalore Lecturer 1992-1994

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Paediatric Rheumatology

Area of Expertise

Intensive Care , Paediatric , Neonatal

Area of Research

Paediatric Rheumatology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of the Medical Advisory Board, KMC Hospital, 2013.
  • Life member of the Executive Committee of Indian Rheumatology Association, Karnataka Branch, 2004.
  • Life member of the Rheumatology Chapter of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics.
  • Life member of the Institutional Library Committee and KMC Hospitals Transfusion Committee, 2009-2013.
  • Organising chairperson of the Workshop Committee of the Karnataka.
  • Appointed as Inspector by DNB-Ministry of Health, Government of India for approval of Diplomat of National.
  • Organising Secretary of the 6th National Conference of Paediatric Rheumatology, Mangalore, 2008.
  • President of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics, Dakshina Kannada branch, 2001
  • Secretary cum Treasurer of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics, Dakshina Kannada branch, 1999-2000.
  • Executive Committee member of the Indian Academy of Paediatrics, Karnataka state branch, 1999-2000.
  • Chairperson of the Valedictory Function Committee, National Conference of Indian Academy of Paediatrics, Mangalore, 1995.

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