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Prof. Pralhad Kushtagi

Manipal University
Kasturba Medical College

Brief Biography:

v  Alumnus of

  • Government Medical College, Bellary
  • Karnataka Medical College, Hubli
  • Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.

v  An ex- Short Service Commissioned Army Medical Officer

v  Postgraduate in

  • Community Medicine
  • Obstetrics-Gynecology

v  Diplomate of National Board in Obstetrics-Gynecology

v  Fellow of Indian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

v  Has  received Fellowships of

  • UICC – ICRETT, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Faculty Exchange Program, Loma Linda University, CA, USA
  • Advanced Pelvic Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
  • Government of India- Project Implementation Authority, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
  • Aus –Aid, Fiji School of Medicine, Suva, Fiji
  • Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London

v  Presently working as Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology of Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore – an affiliate of Manipal University.

v  Visiting Professor at

  • Buffalo General and Millard Fillmore Hospitals, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, USA
  • BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, NEPAL
  • Fiji School of Medicine, University of South Pacific, Suva, FIJI
  • College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Al-Ahsa, KSA

v  Member of Manipal Obstetrics and Gynaecological Society

  • Had been its Secretary and President

v  Till date has 86 publications, made 101 presentations, given 4 Orations and edited 1 book.


Academic positions:

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Research interests:

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