K.A.Sudharshana Murthy

K.A.Sudharshana Murthy
Professor of Medicine, Formerly Head of the Department of Medicine, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India


Dr.K.A.Sudharshana Murthy DOB 8th February 1958 Professor of Medicine Formerly Head of the Department of Medicine JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore I have completed MBBS in 1982 from Karnataka Medical College, Hubli. Karnataka University,Dharwad. Later joined MD in General medicine at Mysore Government Medical College in 1982 and obtained my MD degree in General Medicine in 1985 from University of Mysore. Presented a Post graduate dissertation titled as Bromide Partition Test in diagnosis of Tubercular Meningitis, to University of Mysore. I am trained in Gastro Intestinal Endoscopy and performing both diagnostic and therapeutic procedures regularly since 1992. Worked as Medical Officer in Karnataka Public Service Commission for 1 year 4 months wherein rendered service in a rural PHU. I Joined JSS Medical College, Mysore in 1986 after resigning from Karnataka Public service Commission as Assistant Professor in Medicine. Since then worked in various capacities in the same institution. I Worked as Head, Department of Medicine from April 2009 to February 2016. JSS Medical College is one of the constituent colleges of JSS University, Mysore. I have been actively involved in teaching both Under Graduates and Post Graduates. I have been acknowledged as the best teacher by students on several occasions. As Head of the department I had been organising JSS PG MEDICON, an annual state level Post graduate teaching programme since 2009. Other CME programmes are also regular feature of the department. World AIDS day and World Diabetes day are made official annual events of the department. Public education programmes, exhibition and health check-up camps are conducted on these occasions. Past secretary and chairman, Academic society- JSS Medical College Member, Board of studies for undergraduates studies, JSS University, Mysore Member, Academic council, JSS University, Mysore

Research Interest

Heart Disorders, Medicine