Dr Girisha KM

Dr Girisha KM

Professor & Head

Department of Medical Genetics

My Name is Dr Girisha KM, my profilePage is. I am aProfessor & Headin Department of Paediatrics, KMC Manipal.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Dr Girisha KM teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    • He is guide for PhD scholars, and also a project investigator.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Medical Genetics
    Subject code
    :
    Year / Semester
    :
    Subject
    :
    Paediatrics
    Subject code
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    Year / Semester
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  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    DM
    Specialisation
    :
    Medical Genetics
    Institute
    :
    Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow
    Year of passing
    :
    2005
    Degree
    :
    MD
    Specialisation
    :
    Paediatrics
    Institute
    :
    Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospitals, Mumbai
    Year of passing
    :
    2002
    Degree
    :
    MBBS
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Government Medical College, Mysore
    Year of passing
    :
    1999
    Degree
    :
    Fellow
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
    Year of passing
    :
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Professor & Head
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor (Paediatrics)
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2008 to 2012
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Dr Girisha KM teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    • He is guide for PhD scholars, and also a project investigator.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Medical Genetics
    Paediatrics
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    DM Medical Genetics Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 2005
    MD Paediatrics Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospitals, Mumbai 2002
    MBBS Government Medical College, Mysore 1999
    Fellow Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    KMC, Manipal Professor & Head
    KMC, Manipal Associate Professor (Paediatrics) 2008 to 2012
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Mendelian disorders, Skeletal Dysplasia and Dysmorphology
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Dysmorphology, Skeletal dysplasias, Teratogens, Genetic counselling Neuromuscular disorders, Neurodegenerative disorders, Genetic hemolytic anemia, Disorders of sexual differentiation Malformation scan, Fetal autopsy, Cytogenetics Molecular genetics.
    Areas of research
    :
    Skeletal dysplasia, Mendelian disorders, dysmorphology
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Member of International Society for Skeletal Dysplasia 
    • Founding Member and Secretary of Indian Academy of Medical Genetics
    • Life Member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics and its Genetics Specialty Chapter
    • Member of American College of Medical Genetics
    • Associate Editor, Genetic Clinics
    • Associate editor for American Journal of Medical Genetics
    • Established Master of Science program in Genetic Counseling in India.
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Mendelian disorders, Skeletal Dysplasia and Dysmorphology
    Areas of expertise Dysmorphology, Skeletal dysplasias, Teratogens, Genetic counselling Neuromuscular disorders, Neurodegenerative disorders, Genetic hemolytic anemia, Disorders of sexual differentiation Malformation scan, Fetal autopsy, Cytogenetics Molecular genetics.
    Areas of research Skeletal dysplasia, Mendelian disorders, dysmorphology
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Member of International Society for Skeletal Dysplasia 
    • Founding Member and Secretary of Indian Academy of Medical Genetics
    • Life Member of Indian Academy of Paediatrics and its Genetics Specialty Chapter
    • Member of American College of Medical Genetics
    • Associate Editor, Genetic Clinics
    • Associate editor for American Journal of Medical Genetics
    • Established Master of Science program in Genetic Counseling in India.