Chaithra Nayak

Assistant Professor

Department of Cardiovascular Therapy at Mangalore

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Chaithra Nayak is Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular Technology Program at MCHP, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

    She is:

    • Teaching: Undergraduate and Postgraduate students

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Basic ECG BCVT 103 1st year
Cardiac stress test BCVT 205 2nd year
Ultrasound Physics and Doppler principles BCVT 203 2nd year
Basics in cardiac cath and hardwares BCVT301 3rd year
Myocardial, pericardial, aortic and Ischemic Heart disease BCVT303 3rd year
Valvar heart disease BCVT307 3rd year
Congenital Heart disease – II BCVT305 3rd year

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MSc. CVT Echocardiography Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2015

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal Heart institute, Manipal hospitals Bangalore Echocardiographer - worked as a sonographer in performing adult echoes (valvar, ischemic and structural heart disease) -Performing and diagnosis of complex congenital heart disease by echocardiography 2 years

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Fetal echocardiography and neonatal echocardiography, newer echo modalities (3D Echocardiography)

Area of Expertise

Echocardiography (adult and pediatric)

Area of Research

Advanced echocardiographic techniques, Tissue Doppler imaging and tissue deformation.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Professional Affiliations:

  • Working as a coordinator for National Heart Failure Registry of India (NHFR) Team.

Applications Of Tissue Doppler And Speckle Tracking Echocardiography In The Early Detection Of Diastolic Dysfunction In Cancer Patients Undergoing Anthracycline-Based Chemotherapy.

Journal – Journal of evolution of medical and dental sciences (JEMDS) Year 2018 Month August ; Volume 7 (Issue) 35 : Page No. 3816-3820