St John's Medical College

Keys areas of Research

On going

  • Feasibility, accuracy and Validation study of the uterine contraction monitoring device using uterine electromyography ( EMG) during intra – partum Period”.in collaboration with Janitri Innovations Private Limited. Dr. Shirley George, Professor & Head of OBG, St. John’s Medical College Hospital , Mr. Arun Agarwal, (Founder Director , Janitri Innovations Private Limited),Dr. Sheela C.N. Professor of OBG, SJMCH, Dr. Annamma Thomas, Professor of OBG, SJMCH
  • “Prevalence of Restless Leg Syndrome in pregnancy – A cross sectional study (PEARLS Study) in collaboration with Pulmonary Medicine”. , Dr. Uma Devaraj,Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Pulmonary Medicine, Dr. George Dsouza,HOD, Dept. of Pulmonary Medicine,Dr. Divya Devaraj,2nd year MBBS, SJMC , Dr. Sheela C.N.,Professor
  • “Maternal and Perinatal outcome in second stage caesarean section : An Audit”  Dr. Sandya M. R, Sr. Resident, .Dr. Shirley George, Professor & Head of OBG
  • “Estimation of body cell mass using potassium counter in pregnant women and neonates” in collaboration with Dept. of Nutrition, Dr. Rebecca Raj, Assoc. Professor, Division of Nutrition, Dept. of Physiology Dr. Anura Krupad, Professor & Head, Dept. of Physiology, Dr. Annamma Thomas, Professor of OBG, Dr. Shirley George, Professor of OBG, Dr. Sheela C.N., Professor of OBG, Dr. Suman Rao, Professor & Head, Dept. of Neonatology.Funded by Department of Biotechnology
  • Mixed Longitudinal/Cross sectional study of Body Composition of Infants form birth to 24 months from Bangalore, India.Dr. Rebecca Raj, Assoc. Professor, Division of Nutrition, Dept. of Physiology , Dr. Anura Krupad, Professor & Head, Dept. of Physiology, Dr. Suman Rao, Professor & Head, Dept. of Neonatology, Dr. Annamma Thomas, Professor of OBG, Dr. Shirley George, Professor of OBG, Dr. Sheela C.N., Professor of OBG.Funded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation through International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)