Dr. Rohini Punja

Associate Professor

Department of Anatomy


     She is:

    • Teaching anatomy, developing lesson plans, and assessment material for the undergraduate and postgraduates students.
    •  Involved in small group teaching activities and bringing about innovation in teaching-learning methodology
    • Actively participates in the quality initiatives as a member of the IQAC
    • Attending International and National Conferences, workshops and seminars; presenting and publishing research papers worked upon.



Subject Semester / Year
Anatomy 1st and 2nd semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Anatomy Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2015
MBBS Father Muller Medical College, Mangalore 2010


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 2019 till date
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 2015 to 2019
KMC, Manipal Postgraduate cum tutor 2012 to 2015


Area of Interest

Gross Anatomy, Clinical Anatomy, Microscopic Anatomy and Developmental Anatomy

Area of Expertise

Clinical Anatomy, Microscopic Anatomy

Area of Research

Gross Anatomy, Clinical Anatomy and Microscopic Anatomy

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

1.      Life member of Karnataka Chapter of Anatomists since 2013.

2.      Life member of Society of Clinical Anatomist since 2015 Dec.[ LM-278/15]

       3. Life Member of Anatomical Society of India since 2016 (Membership No. 9751)

Contribution: Providing consultancy as a medical expert on detailed anatomy of the pelvic floor muscles for a project funded by BIRAC to Urwi Medical Innovations Pvt Ltd.

Exploration of the coeliac trunk for its morphometry and positional relationships using cadaveric and radiological methods

2021 Punja R Punja D

Transl. Res. Anat

Unmapped landmarks around branches of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve: An exploratory cadaveric study

2021 K. Devaraja Rohini Punja Sneha G. Kalthur Kailesh Pujary

Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences

A Cadaveric Report on a Giant Ureteric Stone Led Right Hydro Ureter and Severe Hydronephrosis

2019 Suhani Sumalatha Sushma R Kotian Ashwija Shetty Rohini Punja Deepak Nayak Punnose K

Ethiop J Health Sci

A comparative study of vasa vasorum density among coronary arteries

2018 Panchagnula K Punja R Punja D Suryavanshi C

Artery Research

Effect of Folic Acid Supplementation and/or its Absence on Body Weight of Wistar Rats in Pregnancy and in their Offspring

2018 Prasanna LC Kumar A Punja R Hosapatna M Kalthur SG Upadhya D


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