Dr. Sheetal Dinkar Ullal

Professor and Head

Department of Pharmacology


    Sheetal Ullal teaches MD (Pharmacology), MDS,  MBBS, BDS,  BPT and other Allied Health Sciences students.

    She is faculty in charge of the Institutional Animal House.


Subject Semester / Year
MD (Pharmacology)
MSc (Pharmacology)
MBBS Third, Fourth and Fifth semesters
BDS Second year
BPT and other Allied Health Sciences Second year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD (Doctor of Medicine) Pharmacology Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal 2002
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and bachelor of Surgery) Medical College, Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda 1997


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor and Head 01/06/2020 - till date
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Professor 15/05/2020 - till date
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Associate Professor 2008 to 14/05/2020
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Assistant Professor 2006-2008
AJ Institute of Medical Sciences Assistant Professor 2003-2006
Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Tutor 1999-2002

Antidiabetic activity of Costus pictus – A Follow up study

Effect Of Emblica Officinalis On Experimental Models Of Dyslipidemia

Antidiabetic activity of new investigational products from parts of coconut

Surveillance of antimalarial drug efficacy and characterization of drug resistance associated genetic polymorphisms among Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in Mangalore

Evaluation of anti-neuroinflammatory activity of insulin sensitizers in bacterial lipopolysaccharide induced neuroinflammation in wistar rats

Development of a teaching and assessment module for communicating a prescription for students of II year MBBS


Area of Interest

Metabolic Disorders, Behavioural Studies, Medical Education, Medical Ethics

Area of Expertise

Diabetes, Dyslipidemia, Behavioural Studies

Area of Research

Experimental Pharmacology, Preclinical Research, Medical Education, Medical Ethics

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

· Life Member of IMA (Mangaluru Branch)
· Life Member of Forum for Ethics Review Committees of India
· Member of the Institutional Ethics Committee, KMC, Mangalore
· Member of the Institutional Ethics Committee, MCODS, Mangalore
· Member of the Mangalore Unit of UNESCO Chair for Bioethics, Manipal     Academy of Higher Education
· Member of Medical Educational Unit, KMC, Mangalore.
· Member of the Paraclinical Board of Studies, Manipal Academy of Higher Education

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Efficacy of honey in healing diabetic ulcers

2007-01-01 S Varun Kumar

Evaluation of antidiabetic effects of costus igneus in streptozotocin induced diabetes mellitus in rats

2008-01-01 Gishan Isuru Perera Gamage

Effect of leaf extract of costus pictus on streptozotocin induced diabetic nephropathy in wistar rats

2010-01-01 Mishaal Talish

Knowledge, attitude and practice of pharmacovigilance among consulstants in a tertiary care hospital

2011-01-01 Vikram Bhat

Effect of aqueous ethanolic extract of leaves of costus speciosus on the plasma glucose and lipid profile of nicotinamide-streptozotocin induced diabetes in wistar rats

2011-01-01 Natesh Prabhu

Effect of curcumin in chronic stress induced anxiety model in wistar rats

Effect of costus speciosus on learning and memory in models of diabetes