Dr Satish B Rao

Additional Professor

Department of Medicine

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Satish B Rao is an Additional Professor in the Department of Medicine, KMC Mangalore. He teaches MBBS and BDS students. He is also a research guide for post-graduate students.

     

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
General Medicine 5th, 7th and 9th

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD General Medicine KMC Mangalore 2001
MBBS KMC Mangalore 1998

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Mangalore Additional Professor Teaching 16/07/2012 - till date
KMC, Mangalore Associate Professor Teaching 12/12/2006 to 16/07/2012
KMC, Mangalore Assistant Professor Teaching 12/11/2003 - 11/12/2006
KS Hegde Medical academy Lecture Teaching 12/12/2001 - 11/11/2003

Evaluation of a Fixed Dose Combination of drugs in Hypertension and Dyslipidemia.

(Phase III/2006-2007) DCGI REGISTERED

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, parallel group efficacy and safety Study of BI 1356 (5mg, administered orally once daily) over 24 weeks in Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Insufficient Glycemic Control despite Metformin Therapy.

(Phase III/2007-2009) FDA REGISTERED

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, parallel group efficacy and safety study of BI 1356 (5mg, administered orally once daily) over 24 weeks in drug naïve or previously treated (6 weeks washout) Type -2 Diabetic Patients with Insufficient Glycemic Control.

(Phase III/2007-2009)FDA REGISTERED

A 78 week open label extension to trials assessing the safety and efficacy of BI 1356 (5mg) as monotherapy or in combination with other antidiabetic medication in type 2 diabetic patients.

(Phase III/2008-2011)FDA REGISTERED

Assessment of the Efficacy and tolerability of a fixed – dose combination of Metaprolol and Amlodipine in essential Hypertension.

(Phase III/2008-2009) DCGI REGISTERED

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Infectious disease

Area of Expertise

Infectious disease; HIV

Area of Research

Clinical and operational research in Infectious disease; HIV

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • International AIDS Society(IAS)
  • HIV Medical Association (HIVMA)/IDSA
  • International association of Physicians in AIDS care (IAPAC)
  • European society of clinical microbiology and infectious disease (ESCMID)
  • International society of infectious disease
  • Life member of AIDS Society Of India
  • Member of the API, Mangalore.

CMV retinitis in a HIV patient despite high CD4 count.

Arun S Adhikari P John TR

BMJ South Asia. 2006 May; 22 (3):214.

Amphotericin B for cryptococcal meningitis in HIV patients: Low dose versus high dose.

Rajeshwari S, Adhikari P, John TR, Pai Meera, Kiran V. Indian J Crit Care Med. 2007 July-September; 11( 3): 112-116.

Invasive candidiasis / candidemia in aquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS ) – a pilot study.

Shetty AJ, Adhikari P, John T R, Kotian M S, Kamath A. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2010 February; 3:2149-2150.

Factors affecting adherence to highly active anti-retroviral therapy in HIV positive patients – Southern India.

Akhila JS, Arbind KC, Chandrashekar R Aarathi A, Prabha A. Journal of Clinical and diagnostic research. 2010 August; 4:2875-2877.

Candidaemia in disseminated TB.

Akhila JS, Prabha A, JohnT R, Shashidhar K, Ajee K. Journal of Clinical and diagnostic research. 2010 December; 4: 3465-3467

Awareness of GDM among Pregnant Women