CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Dr Priya Ballal is a Professor and Head at Department of OBG, KMC Mangalore
- Holds PG Postings
- Is internal and external undergraduate and postgraduate examiner
- Guides thesis
- Unit Head at Lady Goschen Hospital
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MD||Obstetrics and Gynaecology||KMC Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||2000|
|MBBS||KMC Mangalore, MAHE University||1997|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|KMC Mangalore||Professor and Head||2015 - Till date|
|KMC Mangalore||Professor||2014 to 2015|
|KMC Mangalore||Additional Professor||2012 to 2014|
|KMC Mangalore||Associate Professor||2006 to 2012|
|KMC Mangalore||Assistant Professor||2000 to 2006|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
High risk obstetrics, Gyne laparoscopic surgery, Gyne oncology
Area of Expertise
ObGyn Ultrasound, Gyne Laparoscopic Surgery
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Indian Medical Association since 2005
- Life Member, FOGSI since 1999
- Life Member AMC, since 2013
Awards and Recognitions
- Good Teacher Award 2012 and 2014
- Dr Patrick Pinto Memorial Good Teacher Award 2011
A rare case of term viable secondary abdominal pregnancy following rupture of a rudimentary horn: a case report.
Journal of medical case reports 2009,3:38 Incidence of advanced live abdominal pregnancy is 1:25000.This case was reported for its rarity as well as surprising outcome of a live birth from a secondary abdominal pregnancy.
Low-dose magnesium sulfate versus Pritchard regimen for the treatment of eclampsia and imminent eclampsia
International J of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2011 Oct; 115(1):70-2 An original research article in an attempt to lower the dose of magnesium sulphate used for the prevention and treatment of eclampsia among Indian women.The article results showed a promise in reducing the dose of magnesium sdulphate that could achieve prevention of eclampsia.
Timely Antenatal Diagnosis of Malformations – Still a Far Cry.
J Biomed Graphics and Computing 2(December 2):64-71, 2012. A study on the prevelance of congenital abnormalities in this region and the number of cases diagnosed beyond the age of permissible termination , despite availability of sonography
Screening for Endometrial Cancer – Present Status.
Trendz Med World 5(1 Apr-Jun): 28-34, 2012 A review article on the current screening stratergies,population to be screened and modalities available for screening endometrial cancer.
The need of flexibility in the upper limit of gestation age for fetal anomalies in the MTP Act: A questionnaire survey.
J-SIMLA, Sept.2013,5(2):43-49 A questionnaire survey conducted among the gynecologists of dakshina kannada district to asses their opinion on the current MTP ACT with emphasis on the upper limit of gestational age for termination in cases of congenital abnormalities in the fetus.
obstetric pelvic assessment- Clinical learning.com
Authored chapter on obstetric pelvic assessment- Clinical learning.com, ELSEVIER.
Atonic postpartum haemorrhage among 10962 deliveries at a tertiary care centre
2015-01-01 Priya Ballal
Atonic postpartum haemorrhage among 10962 deliveries at a tertiary care centre .International journal of biomedical and advance research .2015, vol6 (02); 163-166.
Need to redefine the glucose challenge test threshold in screening for gestational diabetes mellitus
2015-01-01 Priya Ballal
Need to redefine the glucose challenge test threshold in screening for gestational diabetes mellitus. Indian journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2015, vol.3(1).