Dr Sudarshan S

Associate Professor

Dr. Sudarshan is Associate professor in the Department of Anatomy, teaching Human Anatomy to Medical, Dental and Allied Health Science students. He is actively involved in the coordination of Anatomy teaching, within the department and with other departments as a part of integrated teaching. He is the Anatomy coordinator for Allied Health Science courses. He is also involved in conducting examinations and related matters. He is an active researcher in the fields of Human Anatomy, Neuroscience and Medical Education. As a recognized PhD guide under MAHE, he is handling funded and non-funded research projects with PhD students working under these projects.

Department of Anatomy

Qualification: MSc (Medical Anatomy), PhD (Neuroscience)

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    He is involved in teaching Human Anatomy to Medical, Dental and Allied Health Science students. He is involved in the coordination process within the department, interdepartmental and intercollege coordination of teaching activities. He is also involved in conducting examinations and related matters. He is the Anatomy coordinator for Allied Health Science courses

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Human Anatomy MBBS Phase I Stage I Year I
Human Anatomy BDS Phase I Stage I Year I
Human Anatomy Allied Health Sciences Semester I and Semester II

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Neuroscience Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2013
MSc (Medical) Human Anatomy Kasturba Medical College 2002

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Anatomy, MMMC, MAHE Associate professor 2017 - Till Date
Department of Anatomy, MMMC, MAHE Selection Grade Lecturer 2014 - 2017
Department of Anatomy, MMMC, MAHE Assistant Professor 2013 - 2014
Department of Anatomy, MMMC, MAHE Senior Grade Lecturer 2010 - 2013
Department of Anatomy, MMMC, MAHE Lecturer 2004 – 2010
Department of Anatomy, JSS Medical college, Mysore. Lecturer 2004
Department of Anatomy, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore Tutor 2003 - 2004
Department of Anatomy, SVS Medical College, Mahabubnagar, Andhra Pradesh Lecturer 2003
Department of Anatomy, PES Medical College, Kuppam, Andhra Prades Lecture 2003

Metabolomic changes in the eye and alterations in the visual cortex neurons

Project funded by Science and Engineering Research Board, Govt. of India.

 

Non-funded projects:

Metabolomic alterations in temporal lobe epilepsy.

Protection against cisplatin induced nephrotoxicity 

 

 

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Human Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, Embryology, Histology, Medical Education

Area of Expertise

Human Anatomy, Neuroscience, Medical Education

Area of Research

Human Anatomy, Neuroscience, Medical Education

Nayak SB, Surendran S, Nelluri VM, Shetty P. Morphological and Histological Study of an ‘Iliac Venous Ladder’Associated with Very Short Common Iliac Arteries. Journal of Morphological Sciences. 2019 Dec;36(04):255-60.

Nayak SB, Surendran S, Reghunathan D, Maloor PA, Shetty P. An extensive study and review of literature about multiple variations of the lumbar plexus. Journal of Morphological Sciences. 2017 Apr;34(02):068-72.

Surendran S, Nayak SB, Reghunathan D, Nelluri VM. Sternocleiodomastoid muscle with five fleshy bellies and thirteen heads of origin. Online J Health Allied Scs. 2016 Jan 1;15(3):11.

Kumar A, Sh U, Surendran S, Avinash SS, Suresh S, Sushitha ES. A study of levels of oxidative protein modification markers AOPP and IMA with risk factors of metabolic syndrome. International Journal of Biomedical Research. 2015;6(2):118-24.

Surendran S. Correlation of Ischemia Modified Albumin and Advanced Oxidation Protein Products with lipid profile: A Possible link to cardiovascular diseases. International Journal of Biochemistry. 2015;197:447-54.

Sudarshan S, Nayak SB, Madhyastha S. Effect of unilateral intracerebrovascular injection of kainic acid on the dendritic intersection of CA3 neurons of hippocampus at the end of 04 weeks. International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences. 2013;3(2):86-94.

 

Dr. Sudarshan has published over 30 research publications in National and International journals.