Dr. G. Somu


Department of Hospital Administration


    Dr G Somu is Professor 


Subject Semester / Year
Hospital Administration
MHA Program


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
IMS Internal Auditor for ISO 9001:2008 and14001:2004 Quality TUV 2008
MD Hospital Administration Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2004
MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore 2002


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC,Manipal Professor 04/2018 till date
KMC, Manipal Professor and Head 10/2012 till 04/2018
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 08/2009 to 10/2012
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 08/2005 to 08/2009


Area of Interest

Clinical and Non clinical services , Quality and Accreditation in Healthcare , QMS and EMS

Area of Expertise

Quality in Healthcare Management

Area of Research

Hospital and Healthcare Administration

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member, IMA, 2010.
  • Life member, AHA, 2006.
  • Life member,RFHHA,2016

Patients’ response to waiting time in an out-patient pharmacy at a tertiary care hospital

2012-01-10 Kumari MK Somu G Amberkar M Nandit PB

Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science

Marketing strategies in healthcare

2012-01-01 Somu G

International Journal of Research in Commerce and Management

Adapting information technology (IT) in healthcare for quality patient care- Study conducted in a hospital in South India

2011-01-01 Somu G Bhaskar RK

Journal of Health Informatics in Developing Countries

Application of modern management techniques in healthcare

2011-01-01 Somu G

Internet Journal of Healthcare Administration

Adoption of information technology (IT) In healthcare delivery- Experience at a tertiary level

2009-01-01 RK Bhaskar Somu G

Internet Journal of Medical Informatics

Management by objectives as a motivational, appraisal and effective management tool- Experience of a tertiary care teaching hospital

2007-01-01 Satyashankar P Rinkoo AV Somu G

Journal of Health Management, 2007.

Utilization of integrated counselling and testing centre - A comparative study between large tertiary teaching hospital and a Government District hospital in Karnataka

2007-01-01 Gomes LA Somu G Rinkoo AV Vinay GM

Indian Journal of Public Health

Study on MMF and Inventory Index on Inventory Management Practices at a Medical College Teaching Hospital

2015-01-04 Arun MS Somu G Kantipudi S Thomas J Nagaraj Kumar S

IOSR Journal of Business and Management

Impact of Social Marketing on Maternal and Child Health: Study of RMCW Home attached to a Manipal University

2014-01-11 Arun MS Rathi P Somu G Varun N

IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science

Role of laboratory information system (LIS) in patient safety

2013-01-01 Subramaniyan R Somu G

Journal of the Academy of Hospital Administration

) Innovative Methods To Improve Hospital Efficiency- Study Of Pneumatic Transport Systems (Pts) In Healthcare

2013-01-03 Arun MS Kantipudi S Somu G Thomas J

IOSR Journal of Business and Management

A study to evaluate patient safety in a tertiary care hospital

2011-01-01 Rekha Subramaniyam


A study of assisted reproductive technology centre in a tertiary care hospital with special reference to its economics

2012-01-01 Charan Tej Koyi


A study of medical tourism in a tertiary care hospital

2013-01-01 Puneeth


Study impact of accreditation on patient safety in a tertiary care hospital

2013-01-01 Subhodip Mitra