Event Title

Keynote: Evidence Based Interventions for Reducing Maternal and Neonatal Mortality: The Belgaum Experience

Start Date

1-30-2017 1:30 PM

End Date

1-30-2017 2:00 PM

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Dr. Shivaprasad S. Goudar was born in Dharwad, India. He completed his MBBS and MD Physiology training from Karnatak Medical College, Hubli. He began working at J N Medical College, Belgaum on January 2, 1989. Besides his postgraduate training in medical physiology, he has a Masters’ degree in Health Professions Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Goudar has conducted a number of workshops on Curriculum Planning, Student Assessment, Research Methodology, Evidence Based Medicine and Computer Applications in Health Professions Education for faculty and postgraduate students of various medical colleges in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa. Dr. Goudar is also engaged in the conduct of community based research aimed at reducing maternal and newborn mortality in Belgaum, Bagalkot and Bijapur Districts of Karnataka.

His research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health, the World Health Organization, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have focused on reducing maternal and newborn mortality. He is an Associate Editor for BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth and a member of the Editorial Board of AJMS, BLDEU’s Journal of Health Sciences and JKIMSU. He has several publications in international and national journals and has presented papers at many international and national scientific meetings.

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Jan 30th, 1:30 PM Jan 30th, 2:00 PM

Keynote: Evidence Based Interventions for Reducing Maternal and Neonatal Mortality: The Belgaum Experience

Dr. Shivaprasad S. Goudar was born in Dharwad, India. He completed his MBBS and MD Physiology training from Karnatak Medical College, Hubli. He began working at J N Medical College, Belgaum on January 2, 1989. Besides his postgraduate training in medical physiology, he has a Masters’ degree in Health Professions Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Goudar has conducted a number of workshops on Curriculum Planning, Student Assessment, Research Methodology, Evidence Based Medicine and Computer Applications in Health Professions Education for faculty and postgraduate students of various medical colleges in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa. Dr. Goudar is also engaged in the conduct of community based research aimed at reducing maternal and newborn mortality in Belgaum, Bagalkot and Bijapur Districts of Karnataka.

His research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health, the World Health Organization, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have focused on reducing maternal and newborn mortality. He is an Associate Editor for BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth and a member of the Editorial Board of AJMS, BLDEU’s Journal of Health Sciences and JKIMSU. He has several publications in international and national journals and has presented papers at many international and national scientific meetings.