St John's College of Nursing


Director - St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences

Rev. Dr. Paul Parathazham
Qualification :
Ph. D. in Sociology from the Loyola University of Chicago, U.S.A.
Masters in Sociology from the University of Pune.
Licentiate degrees in Philosophy (L. Ph.) and Theology (L. Th.) from the Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pune.
Experience :
Director of Nirmala Centre for Educational, Social and Theological Training (NESTT), Muvattupuzha, Kerala, from 2013 to 2014.
Professor of Sociology at Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Institute of Philosophy and Religion, Pune, from 1982 to 2013.
During his tenure at Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, he also served as Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Head of the Department of Social Sciences, Director of the Postgraduate Program, Director of the Institute of Pastoral Management and Member of the Academic Senate and the Board of Trustees.


Chief of Nursing Service - St. John's Medical College Hospital

Sr. Fatima Puthenthoppil
Courses in Formation, Pune & Bengaluru - 2013-14.
Diploma in Basic Skills of Counselling, Parivarthan, Bengaluru, 1998-99.
M.Sc Nursing Medical Surgical Nursing, Punjab University, 1988-90.
B.Sc Nursing, SNDT, 1979-81
B.A., Kerala University, 1973-76

Experience :
Nursing Superintendent, St. John’s Med. College Hospital, 2015-16.
Co-ordinator for Initiating Collegiate Programmes, Co-ordinator for Initiating Collegiate Programmes, 2011-12.
Principal, Holy Cross School of Nursing, Kamegere, Mysore District, 2008-10.
Principal, Holy Cross College of Nursing, Kottiyam, Quilon, Kerala, 2006-08.
Provincial Superior, Central Indian Province, Bengaluru, 1999-2005.
Principal, St. John’s College of Nursing, Bengaluru, 1991-99.
Vice Principal, St. John’s College of Nursing, Bengaluru, 1990-91.
Senior Tutor, The Lourdes School of Nursing, Kottiyam, Kerala, 1981-88.


Principal - St. John's College of Nursing

Dr.Sr. Celcy Mary Mariam O.J.
B.Sc. Nursing from LT College of Nursing SNDT University, Bombay in the year 1986
M.Sc. Nursing in OBG speciality from Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu in the year 1998
Doctor of Philosophy in nursing from Vinayaka Mission University, Salem in the year 2012

Experience :
Worked as the Chief Administrator of a 650 bedded Hospital ( BishopBenzigar Hospital) Kollam, Kerala for 12 years.
Worked as Administrator in Jyothi Hospital, Chattisgarrah for 2 years and developed the skills in obstetrical management.

Pioneer to start a B.Sc Nursing Programme and Diploma nursing programme in Kollam District ,Kerala.
Resource Personnel for Pre Marriage course in the Diocese of Kollam.