Thursday, 31 July 2014

Vana mahotsava programme at NIPT

Nitte institute of physiotherapy celebrated the Vana mahotsava programme on 30-07-2014 at 2.30 pm. On this occasion, saplings were planted by N.S.S.Unit and Teaching faculty's of N.I.P.T.


Wednesday, 30 July 2014

The Clinical Meet of Karavali Dermatology Society , a CME / Symposium - KSHEMA

The Clinical Meet of Karavali Dermatology Society , a CME / Symposium, was hosted by the Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, KSHEMA on 27/07/2014. The academic session started off with a talk by Dr. Umashankar Nagaraju, Professor, Rajarajeshwari Medical College, Bangalore, on PRP- Adjuvant therapy of future dermatology. This session was chaired by Dr. Girish P. N Consultant Dermatologist, Mangalore.


The second talk of the day was delivered by Dr. Premalatha Subramanyan Retired Professor Department of Dermatology Stanley Medical College, Chennai on the topic Basics in Dermatopathology which was chaired by Dr. Jayaprakash Shetty, Professor and HOD Pathology & Registrar KSHEMA. This was followed by the inaugural function which was graced by the presence of our Dean, Dr. Satheesh Kumar Bhandary B.


The lighting of the lamp ceremony was jointly fulfilled by our Dean and dignitaries of the day. The assembly was addressed by our respected Dean followed by the welcome address by Dr. Girisha B. S and vote of thanks by Dr. Sripathi H.

 The inaugural function was followed by a second talk by Dr. Pemalatha Subramanyan on the topic Dermatopathology of non fungal granulomas which was chaired by Dr Jerome Pinto. The final topic was by our Professor & HOD Dr. Ganesh S Pai, on Radiofrequency technology in cosmetology, which was chaired by Dr. Narendra Kamath Consultant Dermatologist. This was followed by the session of interesting case presentations by our post graduates namely:Nodules on the face & scalp by Dr. Radhika, An interesting case of a drug eruption by Dr. Dinesh Jayaram, A curious case of genital discharge by Dr. Carol Christy, A case of Discoid lupus erythematoses with a verrucous growth on the upper lip by Dr. Neethu Viswanathan.This was chaired by Dr. Ragavendra Rao Professor, KMC Manipal.

Certificates were presented to our postgraduates and mementos were gifted to Dr. Pemalatha Subramanyan and Dr. Umashankar Nagaraju as a token of our appreciation. The event was concluded by the Dermacon 2015 executive meeting followed by lunch.

Sunday, 27 July 2014

24.07.14 : Blood donation camp at Sarosh

A Blood donation drive was organised by the NSS unit in association with KSHEMA. Dr Anuja spoke about the need and precautions to be taken for donating blood.


CME / Symposium at KSHEMA

The Department of Anaesthesiology organized a CME / Symposium,“FREEZE FRAME: BLOCK AND VEIN “ CME AND WORKSHOP ON ULTRASOUND IN ANAESTHESIA on 19-07-2014 at K.S HEGDE MEDICAL ACADEMY DERALAKATTE.

 Pro Chancellor of Nitte University Prof. (Dr.) M. Shantharam Shetty inaugurated the programme with Prof. (Dr.) Satheesh Kumar Bhandary B presiding over the function .


Resource persons for the programme were Dr. Vrushali Ponde, Senior Consultant, Children Anaesthesia Services, Mumbai and Dr. Venkatraman Arun, Chief Dept. of Anaesthesiology and Chronic Pain, People Tree Hospital, and Lead Liver Transplant Anaesthesia BGS Global, Bangalore.



Programme included scientific lectures, live demonstrations on ultrasound guided nerve blocks & venous access from operation theaters and Hands-on experience for delegates on volunteers.  118 delegates from various medical colleges and private hospitals including the faculty & post graduates from dept. of Anaesthesia, KSHEMA  attended the programme. 

Vanamahotsav at Kshema

KSHEMA in association with NSS and KSHEMA Alumni Association celebrated Vanamahotsav on 19th of July 2014.  The event was celebrated by planting of saplings by the Chief Guest of the occasion, Shree A.B.Ibrahim, Deputy Commissioner, Dakshina Kannada District.  Also participating in the celebration were the Dr. M.S. Moodithaya, Registrar, Nitte University and Dr.Satheesh Kumar Bhandary B, Dean, K.S.Hegde Medical Academy.  As part of the celebration, two of the gardeners who played an important role in maintaining the Herbal garden, were felicitated by Shree A B Ibrahim.




Thursday, 24 July 2014

Careers in communication - NICO


NBA Workshop on “Outcome based education and accreditation" at NMAMIT

NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte organized a four day workshop on "Outcome Based Education and Accreditation" in association with National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi. Phase-I of the workshop was conducted on 7th June 2014. Dr. Niranjan N Chiplunkar, Principal, NMAMIT inaugurated the workshop by lighting the lamp. Dr. Balasubramani R, NBA Nodal Centre Coordinator, NMAMIT was the Resource Person. Prof. Karthik Pai and Prof. Vasudeva Pai from IS department coordinated the workshop. Nearly 30 faculty members from various colleges in Mysore, Bangalore, Mangalore and Nitte participated in the workshop. Phase II of the workshop was conducted between 14-16 June 2014. In addition to Dr. Balasubramani R, Dr. Radhakrishnan K, Professor in Civil Dept., NMAMIT was the Resource Person. Faculty members participated actively and presented their assignments on NBA's new Outcome Based Education model. Principal, NMAMIT presided over the valedictory function and distributed the certificates to all the successful participants.