KGNC, SBV

KASTURBA GANDHI NURSING COLLEGE (KGNC)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY


Department of Child Health Nursing

FACULTY

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Vice Principal,HOD,Professor

Ms Sumathy Ponnambalam

M.Sc(N)

Profile Summary

 

This is P.Sumathy Vice Principal and HOD Department of Child Health Nursing, KGNC. Joined this institution  as an Assistant Professor in the year 2007. My career advancement include  promotion as Associate Professor in May 2008, Professor in July 2013, and as Vice-Principal in 2018.  Done my under graduation from Rani Meyyammai College of Nursing, Annamalai University in 1998 and post graduated from Sri Ramachandra University in 2003. Possess 18 years of  teaching experience after PG  and 20 years after UG. I have been serving as a Deputy Controller of Examinations (Nursing) SBV  from 2013 to 2019. I was also  the former Associate Dean Research  of SBV for one year. Other additional responsibilities include – Institutional Nodal Officer for NIRF, Editor for Pondicherry Journal of Nursing, Member Secretary of Institutional Human Ethics Committee , convener of Curriculum Committee, etc., Recipient of gold medal for securing the highest aggregate of marks in UG, received the commendation certificate for commendable services from MGMCRI in 2011 and received the Eminent Faculty Award from SBV in 2020. Is a life time member in The Trained Nurses Association of  India and Critical Care Nurses’ Society. Total number of publications in  both National and International Journals are 19, and  completed  research projects are 6. Ongoing Research projects is 3 and currently guiding PG  and UG  students. Author of two copyrights that is granted by the Government of India.

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Professor

Dr Geetha C

Associate Dean (Research)– KGNC-SBV Recognized PhD Guide, SBV University.

Profile Summary

         Dr.Geetha.C,Professor,Department of child health nursing, KGNC, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth with 20 years of clinical and teaching experience in which  teaching and Research experience as PG teacher is 17 years. Qualified UG degree from college of nursing, Madras Medical College, Chennai and PG  from Vivekananda institute of nursing ,Erode in 2006.Awarded PhD (Nursing) RMCON,Annamalai University,Chidambaram  in January 2020.Joined  SBV family in July 2010 as an assistant professor and promoted as associate professor and Professor in August 2011 and April 2018 respectively.  She had been nominated as Associate Dean Research, KGNC in February 2020.Recognized PhD  guide and research supervisor for eight PhD nursing candidates. Research guide for UG and PG students.She has presented papers, delivered lectures, evaluated papers and posters and chaired the scientific session in various State, National and International conferences,seminars, symposium and workshops.She has been as external examiner for UG and PG students under various Medical Universities. Other responsibilities includes, Institutional research club coordinator - PhD nursing students, active member of BOS for PG and PHD, RMC and various committee, member secretary placement and higher education cell,Organizing secretary for Pediatric national conference, state level symposium and career guidance programme, Received  Prof. K.R.Sundarajan Best Teacher Award by N.Shankar. International Director – Lions Club Chennai 2018, Awarded Kalvi Chemmal by Honorable Education Minister, Government  of Pondicherry - 2018 at Karaikal , acknowledged Best Speaker by  Madras medical college and received President and Governor Award for her NSS activities.A life member of TNAI and PSCAN. She has 29 publications in National and International journals  Registered 03 copy rights and one Patent. Her area of interest includes Preventive Pediatrics, Pediatric oncology and children with special needs.

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Tutor

Ms Nivedha R

Nil

Profile Summary

I am Ms Nivedha R joined as tutor. I completed my B.Sc Nursing in KGNC. I love my profession as teacher. I motivate myself to bring innovation in my teaching as well as in nursing care.

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Associate Professor

Mrs Sherin Nithya S

Member , MAPCOM, SBV Member, Academic Council, SBV Member, SBV Webinar Committee,SBV, Member Secretary, Website Committee, KGNC Member secretary , Faculty Development Committee, KGNC

Profile Summary

I Am Sherin Nithya,   graduated in 2004 With B.Sc(N) with RN &RM from the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. University, Chennai.   My first job after my graduation, I started my career as an Oncology Nurse at Apollo Onco Specialty Hospital, Chennai. I worked for about two years, those days I earned the art of promote patient care and recovery, improve staff wellbeing. There has been growing interest in using the arts of practical skill in therapeutic interventions.  After those critical skilled learning period to upgrade my standard.  In the year 2009 completed M.Sc(N) in Paediatric Nursing, from Apollo College of Nursing, Chennai, from the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. University, Chennai.  I joined as a Lecturer in M.A Chidambaram College of Nursing, Chennai. I handled third year Peadiatric students in that College. Later, I joined in KGNC as an Assistant Professor and worked for U.G , P.G  Paediatric Nursing  Students , Nursing  Research , Nursing  Education and Nursing Management. I always believe, becoming a Nurse is one of the most selfless acts a person can undertake. In a society of so many different races, cultures, customs, and beliefs, nurses are a universal gift to all, and the dedicated work that they do and kindness they deliver on a daily basis should serve as a reminder of the fundamental humanity inside us all.  Over the past 14 years I realized being a Nurse is a real gift of God to serve the mankind.

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Tutor

Ms Priyanga P

Tutor

Profile Summary

I am Priyanga P working as Tutor in Child Health Nursing department graduated UG from Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College from Deemed University at 2015. I have Clinical experience of 1 Year in KGNC  & academic experience 2 years & 1 month in teaching Undergraduate Nursing students.

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Professor

Mrs Rajeswari S

Professor in Dept.of Child Health Nursing,KGNC,SBV. Institutional Coordinator-Internal Quality Assurance Cell - SBV. Member secretary of Women cell-KGNC-SBV.