Dr Chythra R Rao

Dr Chythra R Rao

Associate Professor

Department of Community Medicine

My Name is Dr Chythra R Rao, my profilePage is. I am aAssociate Professor in Department of Community Medicine, KMC Manipal.
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

     Dr Chythra R Rao teaches and trains undergraduate and post graduate medical students in Community Medicine.

    She:

    • Works in community health programs and undertakes research projects.
    • Is in charge of Alevoor Rural Maternity and Child Welfare (RMCW) Home.
    • Trains faculty members of Kasturba Medical College in Research methodology, Epidemiology and Bio-statistics
    • Guides medical undergraduate students for ICMR STS projects.
    • Organizes various workshops/CMEs in the department.
    • Conducts outreach programs, community sensitization and health education programs in the community.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Community Medicine
    Subject code
    :
    MBBS
    Year / Semester
    :
    3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semester
    Subject
    :
    Community Medicine
    Subject code
    :
    MD
    Year / Semester
    :
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    DNB
    Specialisation
    :
    Community Medicine
    Institute
    :
    National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
    Year of passing
    :
    2009
    Degree
    :
    MD
    Specialisation
    :
    Community Medicine
    Institute
    :
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
    Year of passing
    :
    2008
    Degree
    :
    MBBS
    Specialisation
    :
    Institute
    :
    MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore
    Year of passing
    :
    2002
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2012 till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2008 to 2012
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    KMC, Manipal
    Designation
    :
    Tutor Cum PG/Junior Resident
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2005 to 2008
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department Of Physiology
    Designation
    :
    Tutor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2004 to 2005
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

     Dr Chythra R Rao teaches and trains undergraduate and post graduate medical students in Community Medicine.

    She:

    • Works in community health programs and undertakes research projects.
    • Is in charge of Alevoor Rural Maternity and Child Welfare (RMCW) Home.
    • Trains faculty members of Kasturba Medical College in Research methodology, Epidemiology and Bio-statistics
    • Guides medical undergraduate students for ICMR STS projects.
    • Organizes various workshops/CMEs in the department.
    • Conducts outreach programs, community sensitization and health education programs in the community.
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Community Medicine MBBS 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th semester
    Community Medicine MD
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    DNB Community Medicine National Board of Examinations, New Delhi 2009
    MD Community Medicine Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2008
    MBBS MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore 2002
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 2012 till date
    KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 2008 to 2012
    KMC, Manipal Tutor Cum PG/Junior Resident 2005 to 2008
    Department Of Physiology Tutor 2004 to 2005
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Maternal and child health , Adolescent health , Non-communicable diseases , Research methodology
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Maternal and child health , Non-communicable diseases , Research methodology
    Areas of research
    :
    Maternal and child health ,Adolescent health , Non-communicable diseases
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life Member of Indian Public Health Association, 2009.
    • Life Member Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine, 2009.
    • Life Member of Karnataka Association of Community Health, 2011.
    • Indian Medical Association, 2012.
       
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Maternal and child health , Adolescent health , Non-communicable diseases , Research methodology
    Areas of expertise Maternal and child health , Non-communicable diseases , Research methodology
    Areas of research Maternal and child health ,Adolescent health , Non-communicable diseases
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life Member of Indian Public Health Association, 2009.
    • Life Member Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine, 2009.
    • Life Member of Karnataka Association of Community Health, 2011.
    • Indian Medical Association, 2012.