Dr Vijetha Shenoy Belle

Associate Professor

Department of Biochemistry

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Vijetha Shenoy Belle has seven years of teaching and laboratory experience in the field of clinical biochemistry.

    She has been the Laboratory In-charge of the Clinical Biochemistry Lab of Kasturba Hospital Laboratory Services since 2019.

    She has completed the Certificate Course in Bioethics, the ICHGCP workshop and is currently a member of the KH&KMC Ethics Committee.

    She is also a member of the KMC Ph.D. Cell. She has guided five post-graduate thesis projects and has been a co-guide in MD projects.

    She has completed the training and certificate course in “Quality Management Systems and Internal Audit in Medical Laboratories as per ISO 15189:2012”.

    She has guided a 3rd-year MBBS student to successfully obtain the ICMR STS 2020 and two KMC STS projects.

    She has collaborated with Dr. Nitesh Kumar, Dr. Sridhara Pai from the Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS, Manipal, Dr. Vasudev Ballal from MCODS, Manipal.

    She has successfully registered two copyrights from the Department of Biochemistry, KMC, Manipal.

    She has authored a book, Competency-based questions and answers in biochemistry for 1st MBBS professional exams.

    She has authored numerous articles in the Arogyavaani section of Udayavaani.

    She has been awarded Dr. TMA Pai gold medal for outstanding research publication in the year 2020.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Biochemistry MBBS 1st & 2nd semester
Biochemistry MD
Biochemistry M.Sc. All 4 semester

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Biochemistry Kasturba Medical College, Manipal May 2015
MBBS March 2012

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Manipal, MAHE Associate Professor 13/11/ 2019-till date
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 3/07/ 2015 - 12/11/ 2019
KMC Manipal, Manipal University Tutor 18/05/2012 - 18/05/2015

Establishing the thyroid reference ranges for Indian Population

Dr. Krishnananda Prabhu RV Dr. Vijetha Shenoy Belle

The study aims to establish the reference ranges for TSH, fT3, fT4, and anti-TPO parameters for pediatric, pregnant women in all three trimesters and adult Indian populations. Funded by Roche Diagnostics, Pvt.Ltd

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Technology in healthcare innovation, Biochemistry, Nutrition

Area of Expertise

Laboratory Management

Area of Research

Cancer, Diabetes mellitus, Six sigma, lean management

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Alumni Coordinator, KMC Manipal
  • Subject Expert member, MOPAL (Manipal Online Pedagogy and Assessment Learning)
  • Subject Expert member, SWAYAM - NPTEL
  • Life member of Indian Medical Association: Udupi-Karavali

Novel urinary and plasma biochemical findings in a child with recurrent respiratory infections

2015-01-01 Nalini K Belle VS Kini PG Jacob P Rao P

Asia Pacific Journal of Research 2015; I (XXIV): 26-30

Elevated igg causing spurious elevation in serum total bilirubin assay

2015-01-01 Singh K Rao P Datta P Belle VS

Asia Pacific Journal of Research 2015; I (XXIV): 1-5

Correlation of Serum Homocysteine Levels with the Severity of Coronary Artery Disease

2014-01-01 Shenoy VB Mehendale V Prabhu K Shetty R Rao P

Ind J Clin Biochem 2014; 29 (3): 339-344

Evaluation of usefulness of pleural fluid adenosine deaminase in diagnosing tuberculous pleural effusion from empyema

2014-01-01 Shenoy VB Singh K Prabhu K Datta P Varashree BS

Asian Pac J Trop Dis 2014; 4(Suppl 1): S411-S414

Association between Vitamin D, Fasting Blood Glucose, HbA1c and Fasting Lipid Profile in Euglycemic Individuals

2014-01-01 Shenoy VB Datta P Prabhu K Singh K

Journal of Research in Diabetes Vol. 2014 (2014), Article ID 929743, DOI: 10.5171/2014.929743

A Case of Sanfillippo’s Disease Correlating Clinical and Biochemical Findings

2014-01-01 Datta P Prasad A Shenoy VB Hebbar S Mundkur SC Rao P

Ind J Clin Biochem 2014; 29(4):520–523

What qualities a mentor should have to do effective mentoring? students perspective

2014-01-01 Prabhu K Maradi R Datta P Shenoy VB Kamath A Rao P

AARJSH 2014; 1(23): 20-24

Diabetes with complication- scope of serum ceruloplasmin as a biomarker

2014-01-01 Prabhu K Sharma D Belle VS Sundaram M Gyawal P Thakur RK

JIARM 2014; 2 (5): 841-846

High HbA1C in anemic patients: Is hypovitaminosis D that link?

2014-01-01 Datta P Belle VS Singh K Prabhu K

Niger J Exp Clin Biosci 2014; 2(2): 105-108 8. 9.

Link for list of publication

https://eprints.manipal.edu/view/creators/Vijetha=3AShenoy_Belle=3A=3A.html https://eprints.manipal.edu/view/creators/Shenoy=3AVijetha_Belle=3A=3A.html

Communication skill – Biochemistry Perceptive: 2608/2020-CO/CF

Dr. Vijetha Shenoy Belle

Noninvasive tests for Diabetes mellitus: 2616/2020-CO/CF

Dr. Vijetha Shenoy Belle

COMPARISON OF SERUM COPPER AND ZINC IN DIABETICS AND NON-DIABETICS SUBJECTS

DIVYA DATTA Dr.Vijetha Shenoy B

INVITRO AND INVIVO STUDY OF ANTICANCER ACTIVITY OF ANNONA RETICULATA IN 1,2-DIMETHYLHYDRAZINE INDUCED COLON CANCER IN WISTAR RATS.

Nadheem Khan Dr.Vijetha Shenoy B

TO EVALUATE THE EFFECT OF PUMPKIN SEED EXTRACT IN ALUMINIUM CHLORIDE INDUCED RAT MODEL OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

RACHAGOLLA SAI PRATHAP YADAV Dr.Vijetha Shenoy B

Anti cancer activity of ethyl acetate fractions of seed extract of bunium bulbocastanum on testosterone induced prostate cancer wistar rats

Dr.Vijetha Shenoy B