Dr Sivakumar G

Dr Sivakumar G

Senior grade lecturer

Department of Physiology

My Name is Dr Sivakumar G, my profilePage is. I am aSenior grade lecturerin Department of Physiology, KMC Manipal.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Sivakumar.G  teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Prepares academic schedule for UG and PG courses.
    • Guides postgraduate students in their seminar presentations, journal clubs and research activities.
    • Trains UG and PG students in research and helps them in their PhD entrance examinations.
    • Is in charge of ISO committee.
    • Participates in conducting examination.
    • Is involved in research for various fellowship programs.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Human Physiology
    Subject code
    :
    MBBS
    Year / Semester
    :
    1st and 2nd semester
    Subject
    :
    Human Physiology
    Subject code
    :
    MD
    Year / Semester
    :
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    PhD
    Specialisation
    :
    Ischemic brain injury Neuroscience
    Institute
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Year of passing
    :
    Degree
    :
    MSc
    Specialisation
    :
    Medical Physiology
    Institute
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Year of passing
    :
    2008
    Degree
    :
    Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai
    Year of passing
    :
    2001
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Senior Grade Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    10/01/2015 till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    02/05/2012 to 09/01/2015
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Tutor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    09/09/2008 to 30/04/2011
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Sakthi Rehabilitation Centre for Adult and Paediatric Neuro rehabilitation, Erode, Tamil Nadu
    Designation
    :
    Rehabilitation Therapist
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    09/2004 to 07/2005
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Erode Arima Centre- Special School for Polio Children, Erode, Tamil Nadu
    Designation
    :
    Physiotherapist/Rehabilitation Therapist
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    08/2003 to 09/2004
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    AO Orthopaedic Hospital, Chennai
    Designation
    :
    Trainee therapist
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    03/2002 to 08/2002
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr Sivakumar.G  teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.

    He:

    • Prepares academic schedule for UG and PG courses.
    • Guides postgraduate students in their seminar presentations, journal clubs and research activities.
    • Trains UG and PG students in research and helps them in their PhD entrance examinations.
    • Is in charge of ISO committee.
    • Participates in conducting examination.
    • Is involved in research for various fellowship programs.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Human Physiology MBBS 1st and 2nd semester
    Human Physiology MD
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    PhD Ischemic brain injury Neuroscience Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    MSc Medical Physiology Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2008
    Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai 2001
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    KMC, Manipal Senior Grade Lecturer 10/01/2015 till date
    KMC, Manipal Lecturer 02/05/2012 to 09/01/2015
    KMC, Manipal Tutor 09/09/2008 to 30/04/2011
    Sakthi Rehabilitation Centre for Adult and Paediatric Neuro rehabilitation, Erode, Tamil Nadu Rehabilitation Therapist 09/2004 to 07/2005
    Erode Arima Centre- Special School for Polio Children, Erode, Tamil Nadu Physiotherapist/Rehabilitation Therapist 08/2003 to 09/2004
    AO Orthopaedic Hospital, Chennai Trainee therapist 03/2002 to 08/2002
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Ischemic brain injury, Developing animal models in neuroscience, Neuro rehabilitation, Exercise and sports Physiology
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Animal models of ischemic brain injury, Adult and Paediatric Neuro rehabilitation, Health and Fitness Management, Exercise therapy and Electrotherapy
    Areas of research
    :
    Brain injuries, Spinal cord injury, Exercise induced activity dependent neuroplasticity in brain
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    Life Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapists, 2004.


    Sivakumar.G, Senior Grade Lecturer in department of Physiology was awarded 3rd prize for his scientific poster presentation titled “Oral choline Supplementation can be an effective pharmacological adjuvant to conventional stroke physical therapy rehabilitation program-Evidences from hippocampal neurons of rat model of ischemic brain injury” in 3rd International conference & Workshops of Physical therapy, AIIMS 2014, NewDelhi

  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Ischemic brain injury, Developing animal models in neuroscience, Neuro rehabilitation, Exercise and sports Physiology
    Areas of expertise Animal models of ischemic brain injury, Adult and Paediatric Neuro rehabilitation, Health and Fitness Management, Exercise therapy and Electrotherapy
    Areas of research Brain injuries, Spinal cord injury, Exercise induced activity dependent neuroplasticity in brain
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    Life Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapists, 2004.


    Sivakumar.G, Senior Grade Lecturer in department of Physiology was awarded 3rd prize for his scientific poster presentation titled “Oral choline Supplementation can be an effective pharmacological adjuvant to conventional stroke physical therapy rehabilitation program-Evidences from hippocampal neurons of rat model of ischemic brain injury” in 3rd International conference & Workshops of Physical therapy, AIIMS 2014, NewDelhi