External Funded Research Projects

Sl.No. Particulars Total No projects Ongoing Completed
1.     International 4 1 3
2.        National 16 12 4
  Total 20 13 7


International Research Projects
Sl. No Title of research project Investigator Funding agency
1. “Trial of Oral Misoprostal for prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage Vs Early/Liberal Treatment of Postpartum hemorrhage” In collaboration with KLE University’s JN Medical College, Belgaum and University of Illinois, Chicago and University of California, San Francisco. 2011-2014 Dr RC Bidri, Proj Admin.; Shaila Bidri, Co-Principle Invest. And Dr. Neelamma Patil, Dr. Rekha Udgire & Dr. MC Yadvannawar Gynuity Health Projects, NY, USA
2. Home environment and School going adolescents weight status in rural India. Grants N.: 3D43HD065249-03S1. Duration: 15-9-2009 to 30-6-2014 Principle Investigator Nikhil Tondon, Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi -16 CoInvestigator Dr. Shailaja Patil, BLDE University, Bijapur EUNICE, Kennedy, Shriver, National Institutes of Health, USA
3. INTER-CHF: International Heart Failure Registry, 2013-14 Principal Investigator: Hisham Dokainish Population Health Research Institute McMaster University 237 Barton St. East Hamilton,ON, Canada Investigator: Dr. Rajesh M.Honnutagi Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton,ON,Ca nada
4. WHO Carbetocin trial – “Carbetocin RTS for preventing post partum haemorrhage: a randomized noninferiority controlled trial”2013-14. Principal Investigator: Dr. Shivaprasad S. Goudar (JNMC) Facility Director: Dr. Shobha Shirgur (BLDEU) WHO, KLE’s JNMC and BLDEU’s BMPMC (Collaborative project with J. N. Medical College)
National Research Projects
1. Isolation & characterization of Brucellae from suspected human cases and a comparative study on serology & PCR based diagnostic tests 2010-11 Smt. Smitha S. Mangalgi, Lecturer, Microbiology Defence R&D Est.No. DRD EP1-2010/ Task-135
2. Efficacy and Safety of Hydroxychloroquine in treatment of Diabetes Mellitus: A Double Blind, Randomized Comparison with Pioglitazone. 2010-11 Dr. S. S. Devaramani Ipca Laboratories Ltd, Mumbai
3. A Bridging Study Comparing Efficacy and Safety of Novel Formulation of Artesunate Injection in Treatment of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria 2010-11 Dr. S. S. Devaramani Ipca Laboratories Ltd, Mumbai
4. Randomized, openlabel, active control to determine the effectiveness of care in maintaining normothermia Embrace (36.5 C) in the low birth weight (LBW) infants(1500-2000g) compared with currently available routine practice to try to maintain normothermia in the community setting Dr. S.V.Patil Professor & HOD, Cambree Life Improvement Technologies Pvt.Ltd, DRH303-2012- REIW 2012-001- Original-Dec-14, 2012
5. Establishment of Dermatology Center of Excellence in North Karnataka 2013-14 Dr. Arun C Inamadar Professor & Head, Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy Government of Karnataka Vision Group On Science and Technology (VGST) Grant
6. An evaluation of efficacy of commonly used first line drugs in terms of Intra – Ocular Pressure (IOP) and ocular perfusion pressure (OPP) and field of Vision in patients of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) of North Karnataka.2013-14 Dr. Shivaprasad Asst.Professor, Dept.of Pharmacology Government of Karnataka Vision Group On Science and Technology (VGST) Grant
7. Role of computer aided Endoscopic sinus surgery in management of extensive sinonasal polyposis. 2013-14 Dr. Lathadevi HT Professor, Dept.of E.N.T Government of Karnataka Vision Group On Science and Technology (VGST) Grant
8. Creation of voice database and development of tools for objective assessment of voice in health and diseases 2013-14 Dr. S.P. Guggarigoudar Professor, Dept.Of.E.N.T Government of Karnataka Vision Group On Science and Technology (VGST) Grant
9. Influence of antioxidant vitamin (Lascorbic acid) on hypoxia-induced alteration of VEGF gene expression in male diabetic rats with or without exposure to heavy metal nickel. 2013-14 Dr. Kusal K. Das Professor, Dept of Physiology LSRB, DRDO.
10. Effect of Yoga on Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Normoglyccaemic offspring of Type II Diabetic Parents. 2014-15 Dr. Satish G. Patil Government of Karnataka Vision Group On Science and Technology (VGST) Grant
11. An Open label, Randomised, Multicentric, Activecontrolled Phase-III Trial to Compare the Efficacy, Tolerability, and Safety of Tablet Azilsartan with Tablet Olmesartan in the Treatment of Patients with newly diagnosed Grade 1 Essential Hypertension. 2014-15 Dr. Vijaykumar G. Warad Professor, Dept of Medicine Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd. 2014-15
12. A double blind Randomized Multicentre, Active Controlled Parallel Group, Comparative Phase III study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Azelnidipine versus Amlodipine in newly detected diagnosed patients with Mild to Moderate essential Hypertension Dr. Vijaykumar G. Warad Professor, Dept of Medicine CMIPRE/AZELAMLO/CTIII/161012/2014- 15.
13. A multicentre double blind randomize comparative parallel group, comparative phase III trial of the efficacy and safety of Injection Carbetocin versus Injection Oxitocine in prevention of Uterine Atony after cesarean section Dr. P.B.Jaju Professor,Dept. of OBGY Precise/Carbetoci n/CT /1109/2014-15
14. Evaluation of safety and Efficacy of Hydroxychloroqyine Sulfate as an Adjunct to Diet and Exercise to Improve Glycemic Control in type 2 diabetes patients uncontrolled on sulfonylurea + Metformin Combination Dr. Vijaykumar G. Warad Professor, Dept of Medicine Ipca/HCQS/PIC- 14/2015-16
15. Effect of Yoga based Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme( YogaCaRe) on cardiovascular health: A Clinical Trial( India and Mechanistic Study (UK) Dr. Satish G. Patil Asst.Professor, Dept. of Physiology Centre for Chronic Disease Control(CCDC) New Delhi, INDIA
16. An Open, Randomized, Multicentric, Active Controlled, Parellel group, comparative, phase III study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of tioconazole vaginal tablets versus clotrimazole vaginal tablets in patients with Candida vaginitis Dr. P.B.Jaju, Prof. & HOD. Dept of OBGY & Dr. Neelamma Patil, Asst. Prof. Dept of OBGY & Dr. M.M. Mirje, Asst. Prof. Dept.of Pharmacology Precise Chemipharma Pvt.Ltd, Malwa, Unit No.108, E.S.Patanawala Industrial Estate, L.B.S. Marg, Ghatkoper (W), Mumbai-400086
17. Effect of L-ascorbic acid and calcium channel blocker on hypoxia exposed possible alteration of cell signaling pathways in respiratory system of male rats with or without heavy metal lead exposure. Prof. Kusal K.Das Laboratory Vascular Physiology & Medicine Department of Physiology and Dr. Raghavendra V Kulakarni, Professor of Pharmaceutical Technology BLDEA’s SSM College of Pharmacy and Research Centre, BLDE (Deemed to be University) Campus, Vijayapur-586 103 K-FIST (L2) Karnataka Fund for Infrastructure Strengthening in Science and Technology in Higher Educational Institutions