Dr Shashidhara Y N

Professor and Head

Department of Community Health Nursing

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Dr. Shashidhara YN, Professor and Head, Department of Community Health Nursing, involved in teaching, administration, community health service and research activities.

    He,

    • Plans academic and clinical activity of the department
    • Conducts classes for undergraduate and postgraduate students
    • Supervises and guides the faculties in academic and clinical activity 
    • Motivates and encourages the faculty for the professional development
    • Participate in creating awareness programs at community 
    • Participates in departmental research
    • Collaborates and coordinates with other departments, colleges and external health care centers/ institutions, for students learning experience.
    • Assess the performances of the faculty and students periodically
    • Plans and conducts Morbidity clinics with the departmental faculty and students.
    • Looks for the opportunity to improve the awareness of community regarding health and illness
    • Ensures own professional and personal development and uses available resources effectively.
       

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Nursing Education I year MSc Nursing
Community Health Nursing II year MSc Nursing
Dissertation II year MSc Nursing

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
FAIMER fellowship MAHE, Manipal 2019
Strengthening tobacco cessation capacity of primary care professional PHFI 2016
Certificate course in Bioethics Bioethics Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2016
Certificate course in Biostatistics and Research methodology Biostatistics and Research Methodology Department of Biostatistics, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2014
Phd Nursing Nursing Vinayaka Mission University, Salem 2014
M.Sc Nursing Community health Nursing M.S.Ramaiah institute of Nursing education and Research, Bangalore Karnataka 2006
M.Sc.( Ecology & Environment) Ecology and environment Sikkim Manipal university New Delhi. (Distance education) 2003
BSc Nursing Nursing Government college of Nursing, Bangalore, Karnataka 2001

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal Associate Professor & HOD 19th /October/ 2011 to till date
Dayananda Sagar College Of Nursing Bangalore Associate professor and HOD 30-03-2011 to 13-10-2011
M S Ramaiah institute of Nursing education and research, MSR Nagar Bangalore Lecturer 17-05-2006 to 08-01- 2011
NIMHANS, Bangalore ICU Staff Nurse From 28th February 2002 to 28thFebruary 2004
Dr. Symala reddy Institute of Nursing, Bangalore Assistant lecturer 2001 May to February 2002

Comparative study to assess the Awareness on Vitamin supplementation and its utilization among the mothers of under-five children between urban and rural areas of Udupi district

Celestin susan Ms. Nami

Others 

The study was done to assess the awareness of Mothers regarding Vitamin supplementation and to assess the utilization of vitamin supplementation between urban and rural villages.

2. A descriptive study was done to assess the risk factors, signs and symptoms varicose veins among security guards.

A cross sectional study was done among 150 security guards working in Udupi district with a minimum one year of service as security guard was included in the study. Samples were selected by systematic random sampling. Interview method was used to identify the risk factors of varicose veins among the security guards

Quality of life of people with non-communicable diseases

Anju Rose Mrs. Manjula

Purpose of the study was to identify the quality of life of people living with non communicable diseases. The study will be helpful to provide need based care and to develop strategies to improve quality of life of community. Methods: A descriptive survey to assess the quality of life of people with non-communicable diseases measured by using WHO QOL BREF scale through interview method. Purposive sampling technique was used to select 200 subjects from selected villages of Udupi District.

Effectiveness of community participation on Knowledge of selected vector borne disease among self help groups

Neethu maria Babu Manjula

The study is conducted to assess the effect of community participation on knowledge of selected vector borne diseases among the self help groups. The sample include eight self help groups having 10 members each, with 40 in the experimental and control group each. Research approach was quantitative-evaluative approach and design used was quasi experimental pre test post test control group design. The study was carried out in two phases. In the first phase, the health teaching by the researcher was given to selected members of self help groups with a duration of 45 minutes and in the phase 2, these trained members gave health teaching to the other members of the self-help groups.

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Geriatrics, Innovative pedagogy, online learning, NCDs

Area of Expertise

Quantitative research designs, Geriatrics and Nursing education, Community health, Neonate and infant feeding

Area of Research

Infant and Young child feeding, Immunization, Disaster preparedness, Health Care Waste Management, Geriatrics, Interprofessional education and Practice, NCDs.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Trained Nurses Association of India
  • Society of Midwifery in India
  • National Neonatal Forum
  • Indian Society of Psychiatric Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Achievements/Awards:

  • Awarded FAIMER fellowship from MAHE 8th July 2019. 
  • Received Best Poster Award at International Conference on Interprofessional education practice & care at Melaka Medical College, Malaysia on 18th December 2018.
  • Received travel grant to observe the Interprofessional Education and Practice and innovative teaching pedagogy at MGH Institute of Health Professions Boston from 21st to 29th October 2017.

Risk factors for malnutrition among preschool children in rural Karnataka: a case-control study.

2018-01-01 Ansuya Baby S Nayak Anice George Mundkur, Suneel C Guddattu, Vasudeva

BMC Public Health, 18 (283). 01-08. ISSN 1471-2458

Mothers Knowledge on Malnutrition: Community Based Cross-Sectional Study.

2018-01-01 Ansuya Baby S Nayak Unnikrishnan, B Anice George Mundkur, Suneel C

Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, 9 (1). pp. 37-41. ISSN 09760245

Effectiveness of an awareness programme on exclusive breastfeeding for the ASHA workers of Udupi district.

2018-01-01 Ansuya Anice George

Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 9 (2). pp. 282-286. ISSN 0976-5506

Assessment of attitude of staff nurses on research and its utilization.

2017-01-07 Shakuntala BS

Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development. Vol. 8 Issue 3, p352-355. 4p.

Awareness of staff nurses and nurse educators on research and its utilization

2017-01-07 Shakuntala BS

Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 8(3):352 .

Effectiveness of an Awareness Programme on Knowledge of Disaster Preparedness in Low Lying Flood Prone Areas of Udupi

2017-01-04 Rynel Desma Quadras Shalini

Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development 8(2):321.

Quality of life among cancer patients.

2017-01-01 Malathi G Nayak Anice George Vidyasagar, MS Mathew, Stanley Nayak, Sudhakar Baby S Nayak Kamath, Asha

Indian Journal of Palliative Care, 23 (4). pp. 445-450. ISSN 0973-1075

Signs and symptoms of complications of diabetes mellitus among type 2 diabetes mellitus adults

2016-01-07 Uppu Praveen Malathi G Nayak

International Journal of Advanced Science and Research. Volume 1; Issue 7; Page No. 19-22.

Tuberous sclerosis: A case report

2016-01-06 Uppu Praveen

International Journal of Advanced Science and Research. Volume 1; Issue 6; Page No. 52-54.

Assessment of Risk Status for Coronary Artery Diseases among Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

2016-01-04 Uppu Praveen Malathi G Nayak

International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 6, Issue 4, April 2016.

Perception of Rural Adults Regarding the Quality of Health Care Services,

2015-01-07 Rose Ann Dominic Malathi G Nayak

Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical science

Satisfaction on Health care services among people living with non-communicable diseases

2015-01-07 Anju Rose Manjula

Manipal Journal of Nursing and Health Sciences. Volume 1, Issue 2.

Signs and symptoms of varicose veins among security guards.

2015-01-01 Renitha, Kakani Malathi G Nayak

International Journal of Scientific Research, 4 (6). pp. 187-190.

Perception on Women’s Rights among Working and Non-working women.

2015-01-01 Shiney Easo Ansuya

International Journal of Nursing Education. Vol.7, No.1.

Awareness of Vitamin A Supplementation Among Mothers of Under-five Children in Selected Urban and Rural Areas

2014-01-12 Nami Ria Kurian

International journal of scientific research Volume: 3, Issue: 12.

Team Based learning an Active teaching and learning Pedagogy: A Narrative Literature Review

October 01, 2018 Dr Shashidhara Y N Elissa Ladd

Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. Vol. 9, pp 242-48.

Effectiveness of community participation on Knowledge of selected vector borne disease among self help groups.

2014-01-09 Neethu maria Babu Manjula

Nitte University Journal of Health Science. Vol 4. No 4.

Knowledge of women rights among working and non working women of Udupi district

2014-01-04 Shiney Easo Ansuya

International Journal of Advanced Research. Vol-2, issue 4

Health seeking behaviour of rural Adults.

2013-01-09 Rose Ann Malathi G Nayak

Nitte University Journal of Health Science,vol 3

Effectiveness of structured teaching programme on Knowledge regarding health care waste management among health team members of PHCs of Devanahalli Taluk, Karnataka.

2011-01-09 Gangabhai B Kulkarni Pruthvish S

Journal of Indian society of Health Care Waste Management vol 1.

Vaccination Coverage and Perceived Barriers to Immunization as Identified by Mothers of Under Five Children in Rural Areas of Karnataka

January 01, 2018 Dr Shashidhara Y N Jeyalakshmi K Anusha

Journal of Clinical and diagnostic research. Vol 12. Issue 8. Pp 15-18.

    Received certificate of recognition for the idea titled Multifunctional walker at the innovation day held at MIT Manipal

    2013-21-12

    Received certificate of recognition for the idea titled Multifunctional walker at the innovation day held at MIT Manipal.