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Dr. Kavya R

  • Assistant Professor
  • kavya.r@sjri.res.in
Education

  • 2009 - 2010, Post Graduate Diploma in Health and Hospital Management
    Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
  • 2005 - 2006, Masters in Public Health
    University of Western Sydney (UWS), Sydney, Australia
  • 1998 - 2003, Medicine
    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Karnataka, India
  • Apr 2017, Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health Research (web-based)
    World Health Organization, Geneva, foundation for Medical Education and Research, Switzerland
  • May 2015, Certificate in Global Public Health (web-based)
    SDSNedu and Public Health Foundation, India
  • Sep 2010, Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL): Exploring possibilities and tools for low-resource settings
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium
  • Aug 2010, Pedagogical demands and guidelines for setting up an eLearning course
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium
  • Jul 2010, Starting an e learning course and e-learning tools to engage learners
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium
  • Certificate in Training Technology for Health Professionals
    National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, Delhi, India
Experience

  • Assistant Professor
    St. John’s Research Institute
    2014 - till date
    Bangalore, India
  • Faculty in Training and Elearning
    Institute of Public Health
    2010 - 2012
    Bangalore, India
  • Training and Elearning Coordinator
    Institute of Public Health
    2009 - 2010
    Bangalore, India
  • Public Health Consultant in Training and Capacity Building
    Swasti - Health Resource Center
    2008 (6 months)
    Bangalore, India
  • Clinical Care Consultant
    Karnataka Health Promotion Trust
    2007 - 2008
    Bangalore, India
Publications

Rangaswamy K, Kamadod R, Prem Mony K. Medical Certification of Death: Development and Feasibility of Deployment of an Online Course for Practicing Doctors. National Journal of Integrated Research in Medicine. 2018;9(2):86-93.

Kavya R. Congenital Disorders - Where are we? Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development. 2018;9(1):125.

Kavya R. The Changing Role of Supervisors: From Authoritative to Supportive. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development. 2016;7(4):77.

Projects

Medical Certification of Cause of Death (MCCD) – An e-learning course to improve knowledge and skills of doctors in medical certification of cause-of-death in India; Funded by Pfizer Limited, New York, USA

Online Course on Research Ethics Committee (e-REC) - Designing and hosting an e-learning course to improve knowledge and skills of doctors in medical certification of cause-of-death in India. The course was launched in Jan 2020 and is currently running.

Online Course on Grant Management for Health and Social Science Researchers - Designing and hosting an e-learning course to facilitate basic understanding of research ethics among researchers.The course was launched in March 2018 and is currently running.

Project Pragathi - Risk Reduction and Eradication of HIV / AIDS, KHPT, Bangalore.

Swasthya Karnataka – Strengthening and Capacity building of District Health Team, Tumkur.

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