CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Class Coordinator of II BSc MLT.
- Takes Classes for BSc.MLT and MSc.MLT students
Dr. Kavitha S. Shettigar is Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, MCHP, Manipal.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Molecular Biology and Genetics||Ist Semester M.Sc. MLT|
|Virology and Parasitology||IInd Year M.Sc. MLT|
|Medical Parasitology and Entomology||Vth Semester B.Sc. MLT|
|Mycology and Virology||Vth Semester B.Sc. MLT|
|General Microbiology||IInd Semester B.Sc. MLT|
|Integrated case studies||Ist Semester B.Sc. MLT|
|Basic Laboratory Techniques||Ist Semester B.Sc. MLT|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|Bachelor of Science||Medical Laboratory Technology||Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal||2007|
|M.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology||Microbiology and Immunology||School of Allied Health Sciences, MAHE, Manipal||2010|
|Ph.D.||Molecular Microbiology||Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal||2017|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Manipal College of Health Professions||Assistant Professor - Senior Scale||Teaching||November 2021 - till date|
|Manipal College of Health Professions, MAHE, Manipal||Assistant Professor||Teaching||October 2018 - October 2021|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Bacterial Virulence, Microbial Genetic Diversity and Host-pathogen Interaction
Area of Expertise
Area of Research
Genome sequences of four clinical Staphylococcus aureus strains with diverse drug resistance profiles isolated from diabetic foot ulcers.
Genome Announcements. 2014; 2(2): e00204- 14. DOI:10.1128/genomeA.00204-14 URL: https://mra.asm.org/content/2/2/e00204-14.short
Characteristics of microbial drug resistance and its correlates in chronic diabetic foot ulcer infections.
2014-01-10 Murali TS Kavitha S Spoorthi J Bhat DV Prasad ASB Upton Z Ramachandra L Acharya RV Satyamoorthy K
Journal of Medical Microbiology. 2014; 63: 1377-1385. URL: http://jmm.microbiologyresearch.org/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.076034-0
Virulence determinants in clinical Staphylococcus aureus from monomicrobial and polymicrobial infections of diabetic foot ulcers.
Journal of Medical Microbiology. 2016: 65: 1392–1404. URL: http://jmm.microbiologyresearch.org/content/journal/jmm/10.1099/jmm.0.000370
Severity of drug resistance and co- existence of Enterococcus faecalis in diabetic foot ulcer infections.
2017-09-09 Kavitha S Bhat DV Satyamoorthy K Murali TS
Folia Microbiologica 63: 115-122. URL: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12223-017-0547-2