CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Pramod Kumar teaches Dermatology for undergraduate & post graduates and responsible for implementing the changes in curriculum.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MD||Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, KMC Mangalore||1993|
|MBBS||KMC Mangalore, Mangalore University||1988|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore||Professor and Associate Dean||01/03/2021 - till date|
|Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Department, KMC Mangalore||Professor||2012 - till date|
|Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Department, KMC Mangalore||Professor and Head of the Department||2012 - June 2017|
|Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Department, KMC Mangalore||Associate Professor||2000-2012|
|Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Department, KMC Mangalore||Assistant Professor||1995-2000|
|Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Department, KMC Mangalore||Lecturer||1993-1994|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Medical cosmetology, Dermato surgery, Clinical trials
Area of Expertise
Area of Research
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Certification of Appreciation for contribution to medical literature.
- Founding member and past President of Karavali Dermatology Society.
- Life member of the Indian Medical Association, 1995.
- Life member of the Indian Association with Dermatologist, Venereologists Leprologists, 1993
- Life member of the Karavali Dermatology society, 1998.
Near infrared pulsed light for permanent hair reduction in Fitzpatrick skin types IV and V
J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2016;9:249-53
Pigmentary demarcation lines: a clinical profile of 50 subjects and report of new pattern of pigmentation observed
Int J Res Dermatol 2018;4:323-7
Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita and anti-p200 pemphigoid as major subepidermal autoimmune bullous diseases diagnosed by floor binding on indirect immunofluorescence microscopy using human salt-split skin
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2017;83:550-5
Spared white islands in a drug rash: revisiting sparing phenomenon in Hansen's disease
Int J Dermatol,2017, 56: e102–e104. doi:10.1111/ijd.13492
Patch testing in suspected allergic contact dermatitis to cosmetics
Dermatology Research and Practice. 2014,Article ID 695387
Nayak K, Gopinath H, Kini H, Kumar P. Unmasking Diogenes syndrome. Indian J Dermatol 2015;60:287-9
Kumar, D., Kuruvila, M., Upadya, G. M., Kumar, P. and Nirupama, M.Novel dermoscopic findings in mudi-chood disease – a case report. Int J Dermatol,2017, 56: 776–778. doi:10.1111/ijd.13655