Shambhavi

Assistant Professor

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Shambhavi is Assistant Professor in Medical Radiation Physics Programme at MCHP, Manipal.

    She is:

    • Course Coordinator for UG and PG courses.
    • Involved in the activities related to course curriculum & academic activities.
    • Medical physicist in department of Radiotherapy and Oncology.                                            

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Basic Physics BRTT 105 1st Semester BRTT
Radiotherapy Equipments BRTT 201 3rd Semester BRTT
Radiation Safety and Regulations MRP 707 3rd Semester MMRP
Radiation Physics, Radiation Quantities & Units MRP 602 2nd Semester MMRP
Radiation Quantities & Detection BRTT 106 2nd Semester BRTT
Physics of Brachytherapy BRTT 204 4th Semester BRTT

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
B.Sc. PCM Mangalore University 2005
M.Sc. Medical Radiation Physics School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal 2007

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College Lecturer Medical Physicist and Teaching PG students Jan 2009 –Apr 2010
Manipal College of Health Professions, Manipal Assistant Professor Teaching & Clinical November 2016 - till date

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Radiation Dosimetry, Quality Assurance Programs of Radiotherapy equipments, Radiation Safety & Patient specific QA.

Area of Expertise

Treatment Planning In Radiotherapy, Dosimetry in Radiological Physics.

Area of Research

Treatment Planning in Radiotherapy, Quality Assurance Programs of Radiotherapy equipment.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Professional Affiliations:

  • Certified Radiological Safety Officer RSO(M) by RP&AD, Baba Atomic Research Centre.
  • Life Member of Association of Medical Physicists of India.
  • Atomic Energy Regulatory Board recognized Radiation Professional.

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
Mangalore Institute of Oncology Medical Physicist Dec 2012- Nov 2016

A Dosimetric Comparison of Double Arc Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy with Large Field Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer.

Jayapalan Krishnan Suresh Rao Sanath Hegde Jayarama Shetty Shambhavi

Krishnan, J. , Rao, S. , Hegde, S. , Shetty, J. and Shambhavi, . (2015) A Dosimetric Comparison of Double Arc Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy with Large Field Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer. International Journal of Medical Physics, Clinical Engineering and Radiation Oncology, 4, 353-363. URL: http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=61211