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Dr.Leena R David Lecturer Academic RankLecturer

Specialization:

  • Medical Diagnostic Imaging

Research Interests:

  • -Breast Cancer Screening & Imaging -Patient Radiation Dose Monitoring -Radiology & Osteoporosis -Interprofessional education

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-Ph.D. in Medical Imaging, Directorate of Radiography, University of Salford, UK (2016-2020) -MSc. Medical Imaging Technology, Manipal University, Manipal, India (2009-2011) -MBA Health Care Services, Sikkim Manipal University, Manipal, India (2008 -2010) -BSc. Medical Imaging Technology, Manipal University, Manipal, India (2005-2008) Continuous Professional Education: -Certificate in Health Professions Education, University of Sharjah (Spring 2018-19) -Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers, , University of Sharjah (March 2019) -Certificate Course in Biostatistics, Epidemiology & Research Methodology Aug 2012-Jan 2013
- Lecturer, Dept. of Medical Diagnostic Imaging, College of Health Sciences, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. (Sep 2014- current). - Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medical Imaging Technology, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, India. (Mar 2012 - Aug 2014). - Lecturer cum Coordinator, AJ Institute of Medical Sciences, Kuntikana, Mangalore, Karnataka (Sep2011 - Feb 2012).
-Examiner -Researcher -Journal Reviewer -Academic Advisor -Clinical course coordinator -Member of Student Academic Affairs Committee -Member of Innovation Strategic Plan Committee -Member of Continuous Education & Professional Development Committee Professional responsibilities (previous): o Member of Conference Participation Committee, University of Sharjah, UAE o ISO Coordinator at Manipal University, India o Conversion of BSc. MIT curriculum to Semester system at Manipal University, India. o Introduction of advanced training in Medical Imaging Technology syllabus of Manipal University, India. o University Examinations Coordinator at Manipal University, India. o External Examiner, Reviewer of University Examinations (both Manipal University and Sikkim Manipal University).
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), UK registered (RA77954). Life member of the Indian Association of Radiological Technologists (Chandigarh) (Life Membership No: LM 2240). [Affiliated to International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists}. Associate Member International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologist.
Principal Investigator: A qualitative study to critically explore the socio- ecological determinants influencing screening mammography uptake among Kerala migrant women in the United Arab Emirates (2016-2020) Co-Investigator: Understanding the Climate of Interprofessional Education and Practice among Medical students and Faculty: An E-Delphi technique. 2019- Current. Multidisciplinary research in collaboration with College of Medicine and College of Dentistry, University of Sharjah. Co-Investigator: The Impact of Integrating E-Portfolio in Undergraduate Radiography Curriculum on the Quality of Students and Faculty Teaching/ Learning Experience. 2015-2017, Budget 58,000 AED, Project No: 15010502008, University of Sharjah.
Contributed chapters in Self-learning study material (Radiographic Photography) for Sikkim Manipal University. L. David, S.Yadav, R.Kotian, S.Rahul. (2013) Radiographic photography (BMI205), SMU DE Self Learning Material, Manipal Global Education Services (MaGe). Leena R David. (2018) Breast Cancer Awareness/Interviewer: Anjali. Saradhi, Mizhiyoram, NTv UAE, United Arab Emirates. Evaluated multiple journal articles of Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences, 2018-19 Elshami, W. E., Abuzaid, M. M., Guraya, S. S., & L. David (2018). Acceptability and potential impacts of innovative E-Portfolios implemented in E-Learning systems for clinical training. Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences, 13(6), 521–527. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtumed.2018.09.002. Abuzaid, M., & Elshami, W., L. David, Zarmeena Noorjan, Asma Abdi. (2017). Development and design of an undergraduate radiology teaching e-portfolio for clinical practice and professional development. American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging, Volume 3, No.1 pages 7-11 (2018), doi: 10.5455/ajdi.20171008024201. Abuzaid, M., & Elshami, W., L. David, Barry Stevens. (2017). Perceptions of E-Portfolio Use in Lifelong Learning and Professional Development Among Radiology Professionals. Current Medical Imaging Reviews, Volume 13 (2017), doi: 10.2174/1573405613666170105153425. Paruthikunnan, S. M., Koteshwara, P., Hlondo, L., Yadav, S., Sambhaji, C. J., & David, L. (2015). Temporal bone microanatomy on high-resolution CT: Comparison of multi-planar 2-dimentional and volume rendered the 3-dimentional evaluations of middle ear and inner ear structuresC-0914. Retrieved from doi: 10.1594/ecr2015/C-0914. David, L. R. (2014). Assessment Of Bone Mineral Density: A Comparative Pilot Study With Phantom Less Quantitative Computed Tomography (QCT) and Quantitative Ultrasound (QUS). Journal of Clinical Densitometry, 17(3), 416. Kotian, R. P., Sukumar, S., Kotian, S. R., & David, L. R. (2013). Perception of Radiation Awareness among Patients in South Indian population–A Qualitative Study. Medical Science, 2(11). Sukumar, S., Yadav, S., Sahana, S., David, L. R., & Kumari, M. (2012). X Ray image reject analysis in OPD X ray Department-A pilot study. International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 3(2), 33-37.
Breast Cancer Awareness and support among the public & survivors. Interprofessional education
Foster an environment of active learning Encourage student reflection and development
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