Dr. Chinmay Ajit Suryavanshi

Associate Professor

Department of Physiology


    Teaching and Training First-year M.B.B.S and B.D.S students in Physiology

    Teaching and Training M.D and M.Sc. Physiology postgraduate students

    First-year MBBS & BDS University examiner

    Preparation of block schedule and timetables

    Member of Board of studies

    Department coordinator for ISO, SLCM, Website

    Mentors MBBS students.



Subject Semester / Year
Medical Physiology 1st and 2nd semester
Physiology M.D


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Physiology Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2015


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College Manipal Associate Professor June 2019 Till Date
Kasturba Medical College Manipal Assistant Professor June 2015 till June 2019

Electrophysiological and clinical correlates of facial emotion recognition in schizophrenia versus bipolar disorder

Principal investigator:    Dr. Kirtana R Nayak

Co-investigator: Dr Rishikesh V Behere; Dr Rajeshkrishna Bhandary; Dr Chinmay Suryavanshi

Funding agencies: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

To study characteristics of ERP (N170, N250) in schizophrenia versus bipolar disorder in comparison to healthy controls and their correlation with recognition of different facial emotions


Area of Interest

General Physiology, Haematology, Cardiovascular system, Central Nervous system, Endocrine system

Area of Expertise

General Physiology, Haematology, Cardiovascular system, Central Nervous system, Endocrine system

Area of Research

Neurophysiology ERP, EEG

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Member of Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India (APPI)

Completed Bioethics course

Completed Certificate course on Evidence Synthesis

Impact of readiness assurance process and faculty feedback on individual application exercises: a model for continuous assessment in physiology

2020 Medical Education KR Nayak D Punja C Suryavanshi

Advances in Physiology Education 2020; 44 (4), 509-515

Application of Case-Based Readiness Assurance Process as a Model for Case-Based Pedagogy and Collaborative Learning in Physiology

2020 Medical Education Nayak KR Punja D Suryavanshi CA Kamath A

Med Sci Educ 2020;30(2):869-877

A combined stimuli presentation for assessing facial emotion related N170, N250 and visual mismatch negativity in neuropsychiatric disorders

2021 Neurophysiology ERP C Priyesh CA Suryavanshi A Sasidharan R Bhandary RV Behere Kirtana R Nayak

Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2021; 59, 102639

Event-Related Potentials in Response to Facial Affect Recognition in Patients with Schizophrenia

2019 Neurophysiology ERP Sandhya G Prakash HP Nayak KR Behere RV Bhandary PR Chinmay AS

Neurophysiology 2019;51(1):43-50

A comparative study of vasa vasorum density among coronary arteries

2018 Artery Research Panchagnula K Punja R Punja D Suryavanshi C

Artery Res 2018;22:36-42

Does reaction time and memory vary in students with different learning styles?

2020 Medical Education Shetty S Suryavanshi C Nayak K Nayak V Priyesh C

Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2020;64(1):92-99

A report on digitised neuronal tracing method to study neurons in their entirety

2022 Medical Education Ali Z Sivakumar G Prabhu K Suryavanshi CA Narayanan SN

MethodsX. 2022 Jan 1;9:101715.

Enhancing our ability to diagnose cardiac valve disease by applying a graphical educational game

2022 Medical Education Punja D Suryavanshi CA Nayak KR Prabhu KM

Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences Oct 1;17(5):834-43.