Veena N K

Assistant Professor & Program Coordinator

Renal Replacement Therapy & Dialysis Technology

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Veena NK is Assistant Professor & Program coordinator, Renal Replacement Therapy & Dialysis Technology at MCHP, Manipal.

    She is:

    Program Coordinator for RRT & DT program

    • Performs & coordinates department administrative work
    • IMS coordinator
    • Involved in the activities related to course curriculum & academic activities
    • Supervising clinical postings & hands-on training for the students at the dialysis unit

     

 

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Kidney Disease – II II Semester B.Sc. RRT & DT
Clinical dialysis – II II Semester B.Sc. RRT & DT
Dialysis Technology – II IV Semester B.Sc. RRT & DT
Complications of kidney disease and dialysis II semester M.Sc RRT & DT
Extracorporeal blood Therapies in Nephrology II semester M.Sc RRT & DT
Advances in Dialysis technics IV semester M.Sc RRT & DT

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
M.Sc Renal Replacement Therapy & Dialysis Technology SOAHS, Manipal 2014
Diploma Dialysis Therapy SOAHS, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 1994
B.Sc Botany, Zoology and Chemistry Vijaya College, Mulki Mangalore University 1989

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Renal Replacement Therapy & Dialysis Technology, MCHP Assistant Professor Teaching, Development of subject plan.Clinical demonstration, supervising clinical posting students. 2014 – till date
Department of Nephrology School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Assistant Lecturer Teaching, Development of subject plan.Clinical demonstration, supervising clinical posting students. 2011 – 2014
Kasturba Hospital, Manipal Dialysis Technician II 1994-2011

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Hemodialysis, CRRT, Plasmapheresis, Hemadsorption & ICU dialysis,Arterio-vinous fistula & arterio-venous graft cannulation & dialysis initiation.

Area of Expertise

Renal Replacement Therapies,Hemadsorption & Plasmapheresis,HD machine & water treatment maintenance & minor repairs, Counselling CKD & Renal transplant candidates

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

As taskforce member (technical expert) in NIAHS – TSU (MoHFW)