Vineetha KaruveettilCountry of origin: India Currently in: India, Ernakulam General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Degrees2019 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences2015 Undergraduate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Current Research Activities
Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Qualitative Research on smokeless tobacco initiation among Paniya tribes of Wayanad. Gender predilection of oral health among Indian Population Evaluation of a comprehensive dental care system introduced into undergraduate clinical curriculum Awareness and barriers to research among undergraduate life science students
Publications resulting from Research:
1) Saravanan D, Ramsumar S, Vineetha K. Effect of oil pulling with sesame oil on plaque induced gingivitis; A microbiological study. Journal of Orofacial Research. 2013 Jul1;3(3):175.
2) Kumar VS, Karveettil V, Joseph J, Janakiram C, Yeturu SK, Suseela R P. Association of Dental Caries and Oral Health Impact Profile in 12-Year-Old School children: A Cross-Sectional Study. Journal of clinical & Diagnostic Research. 2018 Sep 1;12(9).
3) Venkitachalam et al. Approaching oral health through community diagnosis – Excerpts from
a tribal health program. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development. 2018.
4) Ramanarayanan V, Joseph J, Kumar Y S, Kumar VS, Karuveettil V, Padamadan HJ, Malliga V. Curbing oral disease burden in India: Recommendations for integrating dentistry into public Health. J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent 2019;17:258-9
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:ResearchTeaching
Workshop and Conference Attended2019 Vancouver, Canada International Association of Dental Research, General Session and Exhibition
AffiliationsInternational Association of Dental Research
Presentation given2019Effect of Oral Health Curriculum on Childrens Oral Health AwarenessVancouver, CanadaEvent: International Association of Dental Research, General Session and Exhibition
Other AwardsJun 2019CCSTDS (Centre for Co-operation in Science & TEchnology among Developing Societies) TRAVEL FELLOWSHIPA travel fellowship was awarded to attend the IADR General Session and Exhibition, Vancouver.Jun 2019COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH FOREIGN TRAVEL GRANT AWARDA travel grant covering full airfare to attend IADR General Session and Exhibition, Vancouver, Canada.