Dr Muralidhar Varma

Associate Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Muralidhar Varma teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Is involved in patient care.
    • Is a guide for thesis.
    • Is Medical officer of Hospital infection control Committee.
    • In charge of HIV clinic.

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
General Medicine MBBS
General Medicine MD

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD General Medicine Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2002
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1998

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

HIV Infection control, ICU Infection

Area of Expertise

HIV Infection control

Area of Research

Bacteriology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Association of Physicians of India (API), 2004. 
  • Full Member of European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), 2010.
  • Associate Member of Infections Disease Society of America (IDSA), 2008.
  • Life member of Hypertension society of India (HIS), 2006.
  • Best Paper Prize – Clinical for paper titled “Clinical profile of paratyphoid” in first national conference of Infectious Diseases Society of India 2008.
  • Good Teacher Award (clinical) for excellence in teaching awarded by Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 2003-2004.
  • Good Teacher Award (clinical) for excellence in teaching awarded by Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 2005-2006.
  • Good Teacher Award (clinical) for excellence in teaching awarded by Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 2007-2008.
  • Good Teacher Award (clinical) for excellence in teaching awarded by Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 2009-2010.

Re-expansion pulmonary oedema- revisited

2002-01-10 Gowrinath K Varma DM Kavitha VP Mohapatra AK

Chest Dis Allied Sci

Hypertension patterns in adult nephrotic syndrome

2006-01-01 Varma DM

Hypertension India

Refractory hypertension

2006-01-01 Varma DM

CALFIM

Aspirin resistance

2007-01-01 Ashwin KA Bairy KL Vidyasagar S Varma DM Prashanth CK Sachidananda A

Indian J Physiol Pharmacol

Haemorrhagic pleural effusion in an HIV patient with salmonella typhimurium

2007-01-08 Mukhyopadhyay C Rao PS Shetty AK Vidyasagar S Varma M

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 2007, 4:299-302

A case report- Rhabdomyolysis in cholera

2007-01-01 Varma DM

CALFIM

Pneumomediastinum- A rare benign entity

2008-01-01 Varma DM

Calicut Medical Journal

Physicians need assessment for supportive medical management guidelines for poisoning in tertiary care South Indian hospital

2008-01-01 Varma DM

Indian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy

Giant haemangioma- pictorial CME

2009-01-09 Varma DM

JAPI

Variability in blood pressure recordings in an outpatient set-up

2008-01-01 Vidyasagar S Bairy KL Rao Y Pankaj Varma DM Prashanth

Indian Journal for the Practicing Doctor

Evaluation of blood smear, QBC, and antigen detection for the diagnosis of Malaria

2011-01-01 Dr Akshay

Short term research studentship, ICMR research grant (Reference ID: 2011-00188).

Intravascular catheter related infections - A clinical study

2008-01-01 Dr Ramanathan P

ICMR research grant (No3/2/2008PG-Thesis-MPD-8).

A study of correlation of opportunistic infections and CD4 count in HIV patients in tertiary care hospital

2006-01-01 Dr Mili Jain

Short term research studentship, ICMR research grant (No21/159/2006).