CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Teaches MBBS, BDS and Allied Health Sciences students.
- Is a PhD guide
- Guide to MSP projects
Shobha KL teaches MBBS, BDS and Allied Health courses Administrative responsibility of the College as Associate Dean
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Microbiology||Second year MBBS students|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|FAIMER||Medical Education||PSG Coimbatore||2013|
|BLS provider||Medicine||American Heart Association Program||2012|
|MD Doctor of Medicine||Microbiology||Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal||1995|
|MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery)||Bangalore University||1991|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|MMMC||Associate Dean||2019 Onwards|
|Department of Microbiology - MMMC, Manipal||Professor||2004 till date|
|Department of Microbiology - MMMC, Manipal||Associate Professor||2000- 2004|
|Department of Microbiology - MMMC, Manipal||Head||1997 - 2009|
|Department of Microbiology - MMMC, Manipal||Assistant Professor||1995 - 2000|
|Department of Microbiology - MMMC, Manipal||Tutor||1992 - 1995|
Involved in project "Isolation of Streptococcus species from School going children"
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Bacteriology and Medical education
Area of Expertise
Area of Research
Bacteriology, Antibiotic susceptibility testing
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of IAMM, 2009.
Survey of staphylococcus isolates among hospital personnel, environment and their antibiogram with special emphasis on methicillin resistance
Mycoplasma pneumonia infection in children with acute respiratory infection
Tropical Paediatrics, 2005.
Rat bites can cause fever
Student BMJ, 2005.
The Self-Directed Learning (SDL) strategies to enhance active learning and better understanding in microbiology- An experimental study
Indian Journal of Practising Doctor, 2006.
Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among escherichia coli isolated from urinary tract infection at Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Manipal
The Antiseptics, 2005.
Prevalence of primary mycoplasma pneumonia antibodies in children with acute respiratory infections
Karnataka Paediatric Journal, 2004.
Detection of aeromonads in water samples in and around Manipal: A preliminary study
Indian Journal of Practising Doctor, 2006.
Prevalence of ESBL in urinary isolates of ecoli, klebsiella and citrobacter species and their antibiogram
Indian Journal of Practising Doctor, 2007.
UTI due to arcanobacterium haemolyticum
Nasal carriage and survey of pre-clinical medical students from Malaysia for nasal colonization with staphylococcus species
Shobha, KL and Rao, Amita Shobha and Kamath, Ullas and Rajenthiran, Thivyashini A/P B and Yin, Ee Hui and Ern, Lim Yu and Wei, Quek Chia (2019) Screening of methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus carriers among food handlers. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development, 10 (6). pp. 358-363.
Bhat, Sujatha and Shobha, KL and Rao, Amita Shobha and Rao, Gowrish S (2018) Antibacterial Susceptibility Pattern of Uropathogenic Enterobacter Species from a Tertiary Care Hospital. Journal of Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences University, 7 (4). pp. 32-37
D'Souza, Anne and Shobha, KL and Melita, Sheilini and Pandey, Arvind Kumar and Kotian, Sushma R (2017) An Innovation in Learning and Teaching Basic Life Support: A Community Based Educational Intervention. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 16 (4). pp. 1-3.
Shobha, KL and Kusumakshi, and Prasad, Vishnu and Ramachandra, L (2015) Group A, G and C β-hemolytic Streptococci. International Journal of Medicine 3 (1). pp. 8-11
Maiya, Mallika and Akshatha, SJ and Shenoy, Vivekananda and Shobha, KL and Bhat, Subrahmanya K (2015) Effect of Novel Chalcone Derivatives on Clinical Isolates of Multidrug Resistant Bacterial Strains. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 6 (2). pp. 466-470
Isolation of MRSA in Hospital and Hospital personnel
MSc. Collection of sample from various wards in the hospital and hospital personnel and isolation of MRSA.
Co-relation of sleeping habits with their academic performance
Third semester, MBBS. Co-relation of sleeping habits with their academic performance, a questionnaire study.
Metallo-beta lactamase detection in pseudomonas and acinetobacter species
MSc. Metallo-beta lactamase detection in pseudomonas and acinetobacter species after collecting clinical samples and identifying the organism.
Uropathogens and its antibiogram
MSc MLT. Processing the urine sample for isolation and identification of organisms and AST was performed.
Antibiogram of eoli causing urinary tract infection
MSc MLT. Antibiogram of eoli causing urinary tract infection after collecting the urine sample and identification of Ecoli.
Comparison of organisms causing urinary tract infections in diabetic and non-diabetic individuals with their anti-bigrams
Prevalence of mycoplasma respiratory in children
MD. Prevalence of mycoplasma respiratory in children after collecting the samples from paediatric OPD.