Paediatrics

DEPARTMENT OF PAEDIATRICS

NAME: Dr.P.Sekar

EMAIL: sekarpasupathy505@gmail.com

Contact Number :9444003896

Experience :38 years

Publications :National – 40

Area Of Interest

  • neonatology

Achievements

  • Author of 11 books for general public

NameDesignationQualificationDate of Joining
Dr. P.SekarProfessor &HODM.D25.08.2020
Dr M KannakiProfessorM.D20.04.2018
Dr.B SowjanAssociate ProfessorM.D28.05.2018
Dr.T Parvathi DeviAssistant ProfessorM.D16.09.2017
Dr. Jagadeesan SSenior ResidentM.D13.01.2020
Dr. Anita Riang SimonSenior ResidentM.D02.01.2020

 

The Department of Pediatrics is core department dealing with prime quality of care in pediatric disorders. The department incorporates multi-speciality services such as Neonatal intensive Critical care, Pediatric intensive care, Immunization clinic, Child welfare clinic, Child rehabilitation clinic and other special clinics. The department not only concentrate on therapeutic aspect of the disease but preventive aspect is taken care by running an Immunization clinic.

The Immunization Clinic of KIMS & RC is fully functioning and providing vaccination for all age groups including, neonates, infants, children, adolescence and adults to reduce and eliminate the spread of vaccine preventable diseases. Immunization clinic functions on every Wednesday. All the vaccines are stored as per the WHO guidelines in Ice lined Refrigerator (ILR) and record of temperature is maintained vigilantly by staff nurse.  

The department comprises of single unit with adequate number of staff as per the statutory norms for guiding undergraduate students. The department delivers inpatient and outpatient services for needy segments of population in and around the Kanchipuram district. In addition to that, speciality clinics (Allergy and asthma clinic, cardiology clinic, seizure clinic, hematology clinic) are conducted to widen department prospect.

Department promotes students’ participatory activities by organizing quiz competition, vaccine awareness and breast-feeding week to develop leadership qualities and stimulate their creative mind. Undergraduates are also motivated to conduct research by undertaking ICMR-STS project.

Total number of Publications:   9    

Sl No.

Publication Title

1

Prospective study of serum zinc level in children presenting with simple febrile seizures

2

Clinical profile and disability of children presenting with chronic daily headache in a tertiary care

3

Vitamin D status in children with cerebral palsy

4

Study on Breastfeeding and complimentary feeding practices in rural mothers, Tamilnadu, India

5

Study on knowledge of Breastfeeding and complimentary feeding practices in rural mothers, Tamilnadu, India

6

Maternal measles antibody level among south Indian infants less than 9 months of age – a cross-sectional study

7

Study on Endoscopic abnormality in drug-induced UGI bleeding

8

A Study on high sensitivity CRP as a short-term prognostic factor in acute ischemic stroke

9

Efficacy of Nebulized Budesonide vs Oral Prednisolone in acute ischemic stroke

 

  1. Inpatient and outpatient facilities
  2. Immunization Clinic: every Wednesday
  3. Speciality clinics on: Allergy & Asthma, Cardiology, Neurology, hematology, speech and occupational therapy, child rehabilitation

Sl.NO

       Name of the Event

Date when organized

Total no. of participants

1

World Breastfeeding Week

01.08.2018 to 07.08.2018

160

2

CME: Renal Update in Children

26.04.2018

120

3

CME on Paediatric Cardiology Update

18.07.2019

150

4

World Breast Feeding Week

01.08.2019 to 07.08.2019

200

5

Value added course: Good Parenting

16.05.2019 to 17.05.2019

30

6

7

8

World Immunization Week

CME on Paediatric Haematology

Breast feeding week (support breast feeding for healthier planet

24.04.2019 to 30.04.2019

26.6.2020

3.8.2020 to 6.8.2020

100

138

132

Name

Designation

Name of the Department

Year of Appointment

Dr. M. Kannaki

Professor &HOD

Paediatrics

20.04.2018

Dr. A. Ramanath

Professor

Paediatrics

30.05.2011

Dr.C.S.Arulparithi

Associate Professor

Paediatrics

15.05.2017

Dr. V. Sivagama Sundari

Assistant Professor

Paediatrics

02.07.2014

Dr. Bharani Kumar

Assistant Professor

Paediatrics

26.12.2017

Dr.Sowjan

Assistant Professor

Paediatrics

28.05.2018

Dr.Parvathi Devi

Senior Resident

Paediatrics

16.09.2017

Undergraduates

Year

No. of students appeared

No. of students passed

Pass Percentage

2014-15

81

81

100

2015-16

112

112

100

2016-17

108

106

98

2017-18

115

115

100

2018-19

102

102

100

2019-20

100

100

100