Dr. Reshmi started her academic career at MCHP, Manipal as a faculty in 2006 and was primarily involved in academics and research.She obtained a grant from ICMR in 2011 to complete her PhD, received Public Health Research Initiative Fellowship of PHFI-DST in the year 2019 and received grants in the capacity of Principal Investigator and Coinvestigator from national and international agencies viz- ICMR, WHO, DST, DFID. In an administrative role she served as the Chairperson of the Academic Operations Committee MCHP, from 2016-2019, she was instrumental in the transition of the curriculum to a semester and credit-based system and the Outcome-based education in all the programs at MCHP. Dr. Reshmi served as the Head of Department - HIM, MCHP since November 2019. During this tenure, she was instrumental in the commencement of the integrated Bachelors and Masters program in collaboration with the Indiana University, USA. Her research interests include health insurance, health information management, and systematic reviews.