Dr. Kirthinatha Ballala A. B.
Department of Community Medicine
CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Trains MBBS Interns.
- Is resource person for research methodology workshop for postgraduates of all the departments.
- Sets and evaluates answer scripts.
Dr Kirthinath Ballala teaches MBBS and MD postgraduate students.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Community Medicine||3rd, 4th and 5th semester|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MD||Community Medicine||Kasturba Medical College, Manipal||2012|
|MBBS||Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore||2008|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|KMC Manipal||Associate Professor|
|KMC, Manipal||Assistant Professor||2012 to 2016|
|KMC, Manipal||Tutor||2009 to 2012|
|Department of Community Medicine, KMC Mangalore||Tutor||2008-2009|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Epidemiology , Biostatistics , Health Administration .
Area of Expertise
Epidemiology , Community Medicine
Area of Research
Infectious Diseases,Operational Research
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Karnataka Association of Community Health (KACH), 2011.
Knowledge, attitude, and practices regarding whole body donation among medical professionals in a hospital in India
2011-01-01 Ballala K Shetty A Malpe SB
AnatSci Ed, 2011.
Perceptions and practices regarding use of personal listening devices among medical students in coastal South India
2011-01-01 Rekha T Unnikrishnan B Mithra PP Kumar N Bukelo MJ Ballala K
Noise Health, 2011
Job perception of counsellors employed at Integrated Counselling and Testing Centres (ICTCs) for HIV in a district of South India
2013-01-01 Papanna MK Kumar P Shetty A Kulothungan K Poojary IB Ballala K
Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care, 2013.
Mean versus median in tables and figures
2013-01-01 Joseph TT Mathew S Amjad AS Ballala K
Anesth Analg, 2013.