Mrs. Laveena Anitha Barboza


Department of Fundamentals of Nursing


    Laveena works as Lecturer in the Department of Fundamentals of Nursing. Functions efficiently and facilitates the overall professional and personal development of the students


    • helps in the organization of the departmental curricular, and extracurricular activities periodically
    • collaborates and coordinates with other departments where students’ learning is planned
    • plans and conducts faculty developmental programs for departmental staff and participates in departmental research to keep abreast of professional knowledge in the fields of Nursing
    • evaluates the performances of the faculty and students periodically
    • ensures own professional and personal development and uses available resources effectively and explores the availability of necessary resources and maximizes the use of the resources.
    • is a research co-guide for undergraduate and postgraduate research studies.
    • is Subject Coordinator for Nursing Foundation I and II semester theory and practical.
    • is Nursing Foundation Lab. Incharge. 
    • sends monthly department reports based on AQAR format to the office. 



Subject Semester / Year
Fundamentals of Nursing I & II semester BSc Nursing
Value added Course II semester BSc Nursing
Professionalism IV semester BSc Nursing


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Bioethics Certificate Course Bioethics Centre for Bioethics & Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 2019
Certificate course in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Clinical epidemiology and biostatistics Dept. of Biostatistics, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 2016
Master of Science in Nursing OBG Nursing Manipal College of Nursing Manipal, Karnataka State, India 2013
PC BSc Nursing Nursing Manipal College of Nursing Manipal, Karnataka State, India 2011
Diploma in nursing Nursing Manipal School of Nursing, Karnataka State, India 2000


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Fundamentals of Nursing Manipal College of Nursing Manipal Lecturer May 2014 to till date
Kasturba Hospital, Manipal Staff Nurse July 2007 to June 2009
HI- TECH Medicare Hospital & Research Centre, Udupi Staff Nurse and Senior Staff Nurse January 2000 to January 2004


Area of Interest

OBG Nursing, Nursing Research

Area of Expertise

OBG Nursing

Area of Research

Antenatal mothers

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life Member of Trained Nurses Association of India, No. 101301
  • Registered Member of Karnataka Nursing Council (Reg No.37302)
  • Registered Member of Karnataka Nursing Council (Reg No.003070)
  • Registered Member of Karnataka Nursing Council (Reg No.5241)
  • Registered member of Society of Midwives, India (Reg No.: 7302-2014)

Assessment of Climacteric Symptoms and Its Impact on Daily Lives of Employed and Unemployed Perimenopausal Women in Selected Rural Villages in South India

2023.01.02 Tenzin Phagdol Sushmitha Ramona Karkada

Hospital Topics. 2023 Feb 1;1-8 .

To Assess the Incidence and Factors Predisposing to Surgical Site Infection (SSI) in Patients Who Have Undergone Caesarean Section in Tertiary Care Hospital of Udupi District, Karnataka - A Retrospective study

2020-25-06 Ghosh D. Dr Judith Angelitta Noronha

Indian journal of Public Health Research and Development, 11(6), 222-225.

Awareness on Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) and compliance to management among pregnant women- A Narrative review.

2019-01-07 Konsam, M Sushmitha Ramona Karkada

Manipal Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences, 5(1), 47-50.

Knowledge and attitude regarding Menstrual blood banking

2019-01-02 Linu Sara George

Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 10(2), 68-73

Prevalence of depression among post-stroke survivors in South Asian Region: A narrative review.

2018-01-01 Varghese, R

Manipal Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences, 4(2), 36-41.

Effectiveness of an informational leaflet on knowledge regarding breast cancer among women of Reproductive age

2013-01-09 Laveena Sushmitha Ramona Karkada

Nitte University Journal of Health Science (NUJHS) Vol. 3, No.3

Compliance to vitamin and mineral supplementation among pregnant women

2013-01-06 Laveena Dr Jyothi Chakrabarty Sweety Jousline Fernandes

Journal of Nursing Research Society of India Vol. 6, No. 1.