Janet Prameela D’Souza

Assistant Professor

Department of Medical Surgical Nursing


    Janet Prameela D’Souza takes classes for undergraduate and postgraduate students.


    • Coordinates Medical-Surgical Nursing I subject
    • Supervises undergraduate and postgraduate students in clinical areas.
    • Clinical Coordinator of Medical-Surgical Nursing Department
    • Guides undergraduate and postgraduate research project work
    • Mentors and  guides the students
    • Conducts theory and practical examinations.
    • Advisor role for a committee of SNA
    • Coordinates external students' visits to the college


Subject Semester / Year
Clinical Speciality – II (Medical Surgical Nursing - Critical Care Nursing) II Year MSc Nursing
Medical Surgical Nursing – I II year BSc Nursing
Advanced Health/ Physical Assessment I Year Nurse Practitioner in Critical Care Residency Programme


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MSc Nursing (Master of Science in Nursing) Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2010
PCBSc Nursing (Post Certificate Bachelor of Science in Nursing) Nursing Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2007
Diploma in CVT Nursing (Diploma in Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing) Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing BM Birla Heart Research Centre, National Library Avenue, Kolkata 2002
GNM (Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery) Nursing School of Nursing, Madhavanagar, Manipal, Karnataka 2000


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Nursing, MAHE, Manipal Assistant Professor 2012 onwards
Manipal College of Nursing, MAHE, Manipal Lecturer 2010-2012
Medical Surgical Nursing Department Assistant Lecturer 2007-2008


Area of Interest

Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, Microbiology

Area of Expertise

Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing, Critical Care Nursing

Area of Research

Cardiovascular Thoracic Nursing, Renal, Oncology, Gastrointestinal, Academic

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Asian Journal of Cardiac Nursing, 2002.
  • Life Member of Nursing Journal of India, 2001
  • Life member of NRSI, 2015


  • Received ICMR grant for the project “Effectiveness of Nursing Intervention Module (NIM) on knowledge, adherence, complications and quality of life of persons receiving anticoagulation therapy attending Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Units of selected hospitals of Udupi District, Karnataka –A Randomized Controlled Trial” in 2019. 
  • Best poster award on the theme: Women's Health issues" on International Women's Day 2017.
  • Consolation prize for the model on Plaster Friendly on Innovation Day at MAHE in November 2016.
  • Consolation prize for the poster competition on Breastfeeding support: close to mothers organized by MCON, Manipal on 23.08.2013.
  • Second prize for concept paper presentation on ‘care of the patient with coronary angiography- the role of a nurse’ in National Conference on Clinical Governance in Nursing, the key to excellence in patient care organized by Madras Medical Mission, Chennai on November 24 and 25, 2011.


Knowledge on urolithiasis among Patients attending OPDs in selected Hospital of Udupi District Karnataka.

2020-01-04 Kunjumon, M. K

Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 11(4).

Video-assisted teaching program on knowledge and preventive practices of catheter-related bloodstream infections among health care professionals: A hospital-based prospective study.

2019-01-07 Jacob, J. T Elsa Sanatombi Devi Eshwara, V. K. Mukhopadhyay, C

Medico-Legal Update, 19(2), 78-83.

Risk factors of urolithiasis: A case-control study


International Journal of Caring Sciences, 12(2), 1-10.

Insulinoma: A Diagnostic Challenge!.

2019-01-01 Rodrigues, G. S Leena Sequira Varghese, A

Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research, 13(1).

Experience of sore nipple and the remedies used among postnatal mothers.

2019-01-01 Shobha Elsa Sanatombi Devi

Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 10(9).

Knowledge of critical care nurses on cardiac medications-need for reinforcement workshop

2018-01-11 Melita Sheilini Elsa Sanatombi Devi

Indian Journal of Public Health, 9(11), 215.

Awareness on newly initiated Government schemes and utilization among village people.

2018-01-01 Amin, M Barboza, L. L Fernandes, L. C Kyizom, D D’mello, J. V Rajarathnam, R Susan, C

Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 17(3), 1-3.

Staff nurse’s knowledge regarding holistic nursing care.

2016-21-07 Reeba Baby Thomas Dr Jyothi Chakrabarty

Manipal Journal of Nursing and Health sciences. Volume 2, Issue 2.

Effectiveness of context based learning on formulation of NANDA-I nursing diagnoses among third year B.Sc. Nursing students of selected nursing college of Udupi District, Karnataka.


IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science. Volume 4, Issue 5.

A study to determine the effect of positioning on back pain and vascular complications among coronary angioplasty patients in selected hospital of Udupi District, Karnataka

2012-01-01 Sulochana B Dr Daisy Josphine Lobo

Asian Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Volume 20 Page No 6-10.