Dean (SMIMS), Professor
Department of Community Medicine
Brig (Dr.) Vijay Kumar Mehta is Associate Dean (student affairs), Professor and Head of the Department of Community Medicine, SMIMS.
As HOD my responsibilities include smooth conduction of teaching of MBBS, BPT & M.Sc Biotechnology students as well as teaching of MD Community Medicine students, guide to MD Community Medicine students as well as PhD Scholars. Taking theory and practical classes for under graduate as well post graduate students. Chairman of the Board of studies for Post graduate curriculum.
Organizing and guiding research projects for medical graduates, guiding post graduate students in thesis work and training them on data collection and research methodology, examiner and expert assistant in University examination of MBBS courses.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Community Medicine||Ist ,III, IV,VI, VII Semester BPT 1st & 3rd Yrs M.Sc Biotechnology 1st yr MD (Community Medicine)|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|MD||Community Medicine||Armed Forces Medical College Pune||1986|
|MBBS||Govt Medical College, Jabalpur||1977|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|SMIMS, Gangtok||Professor & HOD||Teaching||4 yrs (Till date)|
|Army Hospital (R&R), New Delhi||Professor||Teaching||3 yrs 9 months|
|AFMC, Pune||Professor||Teaching||3 yrs 3 months|
|Command Hospital, Lucknow||Associate Professor||Teaching||3 yrs 2 months|
|Military Hospital, Secundrabad||Associate Professor||Teaching||10 months|
|Military Hospital, Secundrabad||Assistant Professor||Teaching||2yrs 7 months|
|CH (NC) Udhampur||Assistant Professor||Teaching||2yrs 5 months|
|CH (NC) Udhampur||Tutor||Teaching||1 yr|
|AFMC, Pune||Tutor||Teaching||2 yrs|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Area of Expertise
Area of Research
Public Health Issues
A study on prevalence of Malaria in Assam state was carried out. In depth study of various ecological factors responsible for high endemicity were studied.