Dr Sabu K M
MSc. Applied Science, PhD
- Resident Hospital Administrator – J N Medical College & Research Centre, Belgaum, Karnataka (5 Months)
- Lecturer – Medical Documentation Department, SME, MG University, Kottayam, Kerala (2 months)
- Lecturer – Dept: Medical Documentation Technology, MCOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (3 years)
- Senior Grade Lecturer & In-Charge HoD – Dept: Health Information Management, MCOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (3 years)
- Associate Professor & Head Dept: Health Information Management, MCOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (4 years)
- Consultant & HoP – Allied Health Sciences Programs ( Distance Education) Sikkim Manipal Academy of Higher Education & Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Since March 2007)
- Professor & Head Dept: Health Information Management, MCOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (3 years)
Awards & Recognitions
- Received Developing Country Delegate Sponsorship Award, instituted by International Federation of Health Information Management Administration (IFHIMA) 2013 for participating in 17th IFHIMA Congress held in May 2013 at Montreal, Canada
- Received the Best Teacher Award in the year 2003 instituted by Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences
- Member (Southeast Asia representative) of Global Health Workforce Council (GHWC) Chicago, USA founded by American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and International Federation of Health Information Management Associations (IFHIMA).
Areas of Interest in teaching
Hospital & Health Information Management, Quality Assurance in Health care, Medical Terminology, International Classification of Disease & coding
Top 5 research publications/ Projects
- Sabu K M, Nair NS, Bairy R, J Roopalekha. A Grading system for Reproductive and Child Health indicators in southern India. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. March 2011; 42 (2): 417- 23.
- Sabu KM, Nair NS, Sharma PSVN. Development of a Cost-Effective Database Software for Psychiatric Research: A Study from Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital. Online J Health Allied Scs. 2010;9(3):8.
- Sabu, K M, Shiny N G, Reshmi B, Nagaraj K, Binu V S. (2009). Knowledge and Beliefs of Lifestyle Diseases among Employed Adults - A cross sectional study in Udupi municipality, Karnataka, India, International Journal of Food Safety, Nutrition, Public Health and Technology; 1(1):11-14.
- Reshmi. B, Sabu, K M, Unnikrishnan B. (2010). A Study on Awareness and Uses of Electronic Medical Records among Health care professionals. International Journal of Biosciences Healthcare Technology and Management; 2(1):1-4.
- K S Latha, K M Sabu, J Roopalekha. (2010). Psychosocial and clinical profile of patients diagnosed with dementia in a tertiary care centre. Indian Journal of Gerontology; 24 (2): 210-224.