Dr Pralhad Kushtagi

Dr Pralhad Kushtagi

Professor

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

My Name is Dr Pralhad Kushtagi, my profilePage is. I am aProfessorin The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, KMC Mangalore.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Pralhad Kushtagi teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    ·        Manages clinical unit, clinical care of patients and surgery.

    ·        Supervises colleagues and students posted in the unit for their work responsibilities.

    ·        Conducts and participates in clinical and theoretical classes.

    ·        Conducts and supervises biochemical research and publishes the results.

    ·        Rationalizes theoretical and clinical situations and responses.

    .        Planning and supervising Interns in training posted to the Clinical Unit

  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    Fourth to Ninth semesters of MBBS
    Subject
    :
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    Bachelor in Physiotherapy
    Subject
    :
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    MS, 3 years
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    DNB (Diplomate of National Board)
    Specialisation
    :
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology
    Institute
    :
    NBE (National Board of Examinations), New Delhi Obstetrics and Gynaecology
    Year of passing
    :
    1988
    Degree
    :
    MD (Doctor of Medicine)
    Specialisation
    :
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology
    Institute
    :
    PGIMER (Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research), Chandigarh
    Year of passing
    :
    1986
    Degree
    :
    MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery)
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Government Medical College, Bellary, Karnataka University
    Year of passing
    :
    1977
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore
    Designation
    :
    Professor and Unit Head
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2010 - Till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor and Unit Head
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2003 - 2010 (Department Head 2002-2004)
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Additional Professor and Unit Head
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1995 – 2003
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1993 – 1995
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Reader
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1991 – 1993
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1988 – 1993
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Designation
    :
    Senior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1986 – 1988
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
    Designation
    :
    Resident Teaching Fellow (Junior Resident)
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1983 – 1986
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Pralhad Kushtagi teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    ·        Manages clinical unit, clinical care of patients and surgery.

    ·        Supervises colleagues and students posted in the unit for their work responsibilities.

    ·        Conducts and participates in clinical and theoretical classes.

    ·        Conducts and supervises biochemical research and publishes the results.

    ·        Rationalizes theoretical and clinical situations and responses.

    .        Planning and supervising Interns in training posted to the Clinical Unit

  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Fourth to Ninth semesters of MBBS
    Bachelor in Physiotherapy
    MS, 3 years
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    DNB (Diplomate of National Board) Obstetrics and Gynaecology NBE (National Board of Examinations), New Delhi Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1988
    MD (Doctor of Medicine) Obstetrics and Gynaecology PGIMER (Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research), Chandigarh 1986
    MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) Government Medical College, Bellary, Karnataka University 1977
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor and Unit Head 2010 - Till date
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Professor and Unit Head 2003 - 2010 (Department Head 2002-2004)
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Additional Professor and Unit Head 1995 – 2003
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Associate Professor 1993 – 1995
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Reader 1991 – 1993
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Assistant Professor 1988 – 1993
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh Senior Resident 1986 – 1988
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh Resident Teaching Fellow (Junior Resident) 1983 – 1986
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    General: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Special: Clinical Teaching, Medico-Surgical Disorders, Gynaecologic Oncology, Intrapartum Care
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Innovative teaching - learning, OBGY Surgery
    Areas of research
    :
    Intrapartum Care, Gynaecologic Oncology
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

     

     

    1. Member, Indian Medical Association(1982-)

    ·    Secretary, Gangavati Branch, 1982-83

    ·    Representative, Central Committee, 1998

    ·    Vice-President, Udupi-Manipal Branch, 2000-2 

    2. Member, Royal Society of Health, London (1982-)

    3. Fellow, College of Chest Physicians, India Chapter (1982-)

    4. Fellow, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London (1982-)

    5. Member, Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (1983-)

    ·    Member, North West India Chapter, Chandigarh (1983-88)

    ·    Member, Manipal Chapter, Manipal (1989-)[MAP039]

    -   Secretary, 1989-92

    -   Executive Committee, 1997- 99

    -   President, 2002-04

    ·    Member, Medical Disorders in Pregnancy Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2001-06

    ·    Member, Practical Obstetrics Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2004-08

    ·    Member, Perinatoogy Committee, FOGSI– India Chapter, 2009-

    ·    Member, Sexual Medicine Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2011-

    6.  Member, Association of Gynaecologic Oncologists of India

    ·      Life Member (2001-)

    -    Member, National Executive Committee (2003-5)

    ·      Life Member, Karnataka State Chapter (2011)

    -    Member, Executive Committee (2011-3)

    -    Zonal Representative, Executive Committee (2013-)

    7. Member, The New York Academy of Sciences, New York, USA (Reg #  44041)

    8. Fellow, Academy of General Education, Manipal

    9. Fellow, Indian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2007 (F0708)

    Professional Journal Editorial Boards

    1.       Journal of Indian Medical Association

    2.       Saudi Medical Journal

    3.       Asian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    4.       International Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics

    5.       Pediatrics International

    6.       Editorial Advisory Board, Gynonline.net: Gynecologic Oncology

    7.       Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics

    8.       Trendz in Med World

    9.       Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal

    10.   Clinical Reviews and Opinions http://www.academicjournals.org/CRO/Email.htm

    11.   World Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology      (Editorial Board)

    12.   WebmedCentral Plus

    13.   Education In Medicine Journal

    14.   Journal of Research in Nursing and Midwifery

    15.   Indian J Obstetrics and Gynaecology                      (Editorial Board)

    16.   International Research Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

    17.   Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders

    18.   KLE University Health Sciences Journal

    19.   KFU Journal

    20.   Muller Journal of Medical Sciences

    21.   Frontier Journals

    22.   Indian Journal of Medical Research

    23.   Indian Journal of Gynaecologic Oncology

     

  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest General: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Special: Clinical Teaching, Medico-Surgical Disorders, Gynaecologic Oncology, Intrapartum Care
    Areas of expertise Innovative teaching - learning, OBGY Surgery
    Areas of research Intrapartum Care, Gynaecologic Oncology
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

     

     

    1. Member, Indian Medical Association(1982-)

    ·    Secretary, Gangavati Branch, 1982-83

    ·    Representative, Central Committee, 1998

    ·    Vice-President, Udupi-Manipal Branch, 2000-2 

    2. Member, Royal Society of Health, London (1982-)

    3. Fellow, College of Chest Physicians, India Chapter (1982-)

    4. Fellow, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London (1982-)

    5. Member, Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (1983-)

    ·    Member, North West India Chapter, Chandigarh (1983-88)

    ·    Member, Manipal Chapter, Manipal (1989-)[MAP039]

    -   Secretary, 1989-92

    -   Executive Committee, 1997- 99

    -   President, 2002-04

    ·    Member, Medical Disorders in Pregnancy Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2001-06

    ·    Member, Practical Obstetrics Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2004-08

    ·    Member, Perinatoogy Committee, FOGSI– India Chapter, 2009-

    ·    Member, Sexual Medicine Committee, FOGSI – India Chapter, 2011-

    6.  Member, Association of Gynaecologic Oncologists of India

    ·      Life Member (2001-)

    -    Member, National Executive Committee (2003-5)

    ·      Life Member, Karnataka State Chapter (2011)

    -    Member, Executive Committee (2011-3)

    -    Zonal Representative, Executive Committee (2013-)

    7. Member, The New York Academy of Sciences, New York, USA (Reg #  44041)

    8. Fellow, Academy of General Education, Manipal

    9. Fellow, Indian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2007 (F0708)

    Professional Journal Editorial Boards

    1.       Journal of Indian Medical Association

    2.       Saudi Medical Journal

    3.       Asian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    4.       International Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics

    5.       Pediatrics International

    6.       Editorial Advisory Board, Gynonline.net: Gynecologic Oncology

    7.       Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics

    8.       Trendz in Med World

    9.       Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal

    10.   Clinical Reviews and Opinions http://www.academicjournals.org/CRO/Email.htm

    11.   World Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology      (Editorial Board)

    12.   WebmedCentral Plus

    13.   Education In Medicine Journal

    14.   Journal of Research in Nursing and Midwifery

    15.   Indian J Obstetrics and Gynaecology                      (Editorial Board)

    16.   International Research Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

    17.   Reproductive System & Sexual Disorders

    18.   KLE University Health Sciences Journal

    19.   KFU Journal

    20.   Muller Journal of Medical Sciences

    21.   Frontier Journals

    22.   Indian Journal of Medical Research

    23.   Indian Journal of Gynaecologic Oncology