Community Medicine

The Department of Community Medicine has state-of-the-art facilities for the training of undergraduate and postgraduate students. The department has been involved in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of health programs and activities in the local community

OBJECTIVES

  • The student should be able to apply the clinical skills to recognize and manage common community health problems including their physical, emotional and social aspects at the individual, family and community level and deal with public health emergencies.
  • The student should realize the role of doctor as a team leader and be well aware of the physical, social, psychological, economic and environmental aspect of health and disease.
  • Should be able to carry out research activities to identify health problems in the society and means to prevent or control them.
  • He should able to interact & communicate efficiently and bring the necessary behavioral changes so as to improve & maintain the health of the members of the community.

ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Title “ACTION – 1 Trial – A65913 A Multicounty, Multi-Centre, two arm, parallel double blind, Placebo controlled, randomized trial of antenatal corticosteroids for women at risk of imminent birth in the early preterm period in health facilities in low resource setting to improve newborn outcomes”.Sponsored by WHO Duration July -2017 to Dec.2019 ,   Dr. M.R. Gudadinni, MD, Associate Professor

  • TitleACTION-2 Trial – A A65916 A Multicounty, Multi-Centre, two arm, parallel double blind, Placebo controlled, randomized trial of antenatal corticosteroids for women at risk of imminent birth in the late preterm period in hospitals  in low resource countries to improve newborn outcomes”  Sponsored by WHO Duration July -2017 to Dec.2019, Project Coordinator: Dr. M.R. Gudadinni , MD: Associate Professor 

  • Title “Early detection & treatment of PPH using the MOTIVE – Bundle” : A World Health Organization cluster randomized trial with health economic analysis (the E- MOTIVE Study), community based trial  Funded by University of Burningham & Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Duration 2020 to 2023.   Research Coordinator: Dr. M.R. Gudadinni MD, Associate Professor.

  • Title ““Prevention of Maternal & Neonatal Death/Infections with a single oral dose of Azithromycin in women in labour (in low – and middle – income countries): A Randomized controlled trial”, Duration November 2019 to November 2022. in International Research Funded by Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development & the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Research Coordinator Dr. M.R. Gudadinni MD, Associate Professor, Funded by University of Burningham & Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Duration 2020 to 2023,Research Coordinator: Dr. M.R. Gudadinni MD, Associate Professor

  • BLDE –Emory collaborative Research Project Title “Food Choice in Indian Households in the Context of the Nutrition Transition”,  Funded by: “Drivers of Food Choice”(DFC) competitive grants programs by UK Governments Department for International development and Bill & Melinda Gates foundation and foundation and managed by University of South Carolina Arnold school of public health USA. Duration: 2 years 2018-2020,  Research Coordinator:  Dr. Shailaja S Patil, MD, Prof & HOD – Principal Investigators (Indian-PI),  Dr. Solveig A. Cunningham, PhD M.Sc – Principle Investigators (Foreign PI)

OUR DOCTORS

  • Dr. MALLIKARJUN YADAVANNAVAR

    Dr.M C YADAVANNAVAR
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. REKHA UDGIRI

    Dr REKHA UDIGIRI
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. MUTTAPPA R GUDADINNI

    Dr. M R GUDADINNI
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. PRAVEEN GANGANAHALLI

    Dr PRAVEEN G
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. SANTOSH D PATIL

    Dr.SANTOSH D P
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • ourdoctors

    Dr CHANDRIKA D
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • ourdoctors

    Dr. VASUNDARA S.G
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. VIJAYA M SORGANVI

    Dr VIJAYA M S
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. MOHD SHANNAWAZ

    Dr MOHD SHANNWAZ
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. LAXMI TELLUR

    Dr.LAXMI TELLU
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. BASALINGAPPA S RADDI

    Dr.BASALINGAPPA R
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. SIDDANAGOUDA R MUDANUR

    Dr.S.R.MUDANUR
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

  • Dr. VEENA S ALGUR

    Dr. VEENA ALGUR
    DEPT:COMMUNITY MEDICINE

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