September 17, 2020 Associate Professor Dr Pathiyil Ravi Shankar

Associate Professor Dr Pathiyil Ravi Shankar

Qualification
MBBS, MD, FAIMER Fellow in Health Professions Education

Designation

Associate Professor, IMU Centre for Education

TLM Global Counterspace Program

ORCID Research Advisory Council

World Association of Medical Editors

Academic Editor PLoS One

Editorial Board Member Journal of Asthma and Allergy

Editorial Board Member BMC Medical Education

Areas of Expertise

Small group learning, Facilitation, Health humanities, Understanding & responding to a pharmaceutical promotion, Quality assurance, and accreditation, Curriculum development & evaluation, Educational research.

Email
[email protected]

Orcid ID

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6105-5636

Involvement in Conference/Symposium/Faculty Development Activities

  1. Facilitated a workshop on the Medical Humanities at Sri Devraj Urs University, Kolar, India on 10th and 11th January 2020.

  2. Facilitated a workshop on the Medical Humanities at International Medical School, Bengalauru, India on 13th January 2020.

  3. Gave a presentation on the Medical/Health Humanities at Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, Kerala, India on 3rd February 2020 and provided critical inputs toward the development of the Centre for Health Humanities at the University.

  4. Gave a presentation on the Medical Humanities as an invited resource person for faculty and students separately at the Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur on 4th February 2020.

  5. Facilitated a session on Assessment of attitudes in Undergraduate medical education for faculty members at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry on 11th February 2020.

  6. Facilitated sessions on Medical Humanities for undergraduate medical students at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry on 10th and 11th February 2020.

  7. Facilitated a session on Assessment of attitudes in Undergraduate medical education for faculty members at Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College, Pondicherry on 12th February 2020.

  8. Facilitated a workshop on the Health Humanities at Saveetha University, Chennai during 17th and 18th February 2020

  9. Gave an invited talk on the Medical Humanities at Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry on 15th February 2020 during the National Teachers Training Program.

  10. Facilitated a session on Assessment of attitudes in Undergraduate medical education for faculty members at Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Pondicherry on 13th February 2020.

  11. Facilitated a session on Medical Humanities for undergraduate medical students at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry on 12th February 2020.

  12. 2nd September 2021 Facilitated a preconference workshop on Exploring the medical student perspective through the medical humanities with Dr Sheba D Mani at Meducon-21 organized by NTTC alumni association and JIPMER, Puducherry, India.

  13.  2nd September 2021 Facilitated a preconference workshop on Publishing and promoting your medical education manuscript with Dr Wilson and Dr Subish at Meducon-21 organized by NTTC alumni association and JIPMER, Puducherry, India.

  14. 3rd October 2021. Presented on role of reviewer and peer review process. At an international webinar with theme "Research and Communications in Pharmacovigilance".

  15. 20th October 2021. Judging: Top 5 iLRF Inovasi Competition [Live Presentation Invitation].

  16. 22nd October 2021. Presented on Medical humanities: A journey along the road less traveled during FAIMER 20th anniversary celebrations.

  17. 22nd October 2021. Presented on Medical humanities: A journey along the road less traveled during FAIMER 20th anniversary celebrations.

  18. 20th November 2021. Presented on The billion-dollar quest for fairness in South and Southeast Asia during the First International Conference on Dermal Sciences organized by University of Faisalabad, Pakistan.

  19. 5th February 2022. Presented on Proposal writing and data analysis during an online session organized by the Rotaract Club of KIST Medical College, Nepal.

  20. 5th March 2022. Presented on Research from inception to publication at Jaipur National University, India.

 

Publications in Health Professions Education

Non‑Pharmacological Infection Prevention and Control Interventions in COVID‑19: What Does the Current Evidence Say?
PR Shankar, S Palaian, V Vannal, CT Sreeramareddy
International Journal of Preventive Medicine 12 (12), 12-174 (18 December 2022)

Online learning during and after the pandemic
PR Shankar
Journal of Chitwan Medical College 11 (4), 139-139, 2021

Sources of Key Evidences for COVID-19 Pandemic
P Shankar, N Jha
Europasian Journal of Medical Sciences 3 (1), 109-112, 2021

Stay Home, Stay Safe? Challenges in Resource Limited Settings
PR Shankar, CT Sreeramareddy
Europasian Journal of Medical Sciences 3 (2), 13-114, 2021

Mean Knowledge Score of Self-Medication among First and Second Year Medical and Dental Students in a Medical College: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.
S Kafle, N Jha, PR Shankar
Journal of the Nepal Medical Association 59 (243), 2021

Situation analysis of the pharmacovigilance system in Nepal using the indicator-based pharmacovigilance assessment tool (IPAT)
N Jha, S Palaian, PR Shankar, S KC, PB Kshetry
Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research 12 (4), 485-491,2021

Pharmacovigilance of COVID-19 vaccines in the context of Nepal: an assessment based on early adverse drug reaction reports
N Jha, S Palaian, PR Shankar, G Dangal
Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research 12 (4), 591-593, 2021

Knowledge of community pharmacists in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal about the risks associated with medication use during pregnancy
S Kafle, N Jha, Y Sapkota, PR Shankar
International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 1-10, 2021

Medical Humanities in the Nepalese context
PR Shankar
Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 19 (2), 439-440, 2021

Safety of air travel during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic
KC Bhuvan, R Shrestha, PA Leggat, PR Shankar, S Shrestha
Travel medicine and infectious disease, 2021

A guide to the scientific career: Virtues, communication, research, and academic writing Edited by Mohammadali M. Shoja, Anastasia Arynchyna, Marios Loukas, Anthony V. D'Antoni
PR Shankar, M Alshakka
World Medical & Health Policy 13 (3), 609-610, 2021

Recognizing and Rewarding Peer-reviewers
PR Shankar
Europasian Journal of Medical Sciences 3 (2), 110-112, 2021

Influence of Sparshanam, a medical humanities module on personal and professional development
PR Shankar, AK Dhakal, RM Piryani, D Shrestha, YP Dwa
South-East Asian Journal of Medical Education 15, 2021

Utility of online clinical teaching: an analysis of feedback from students
SP Venkateswaran, R Agarwal, NM Ismail, N Hidayah, IG Wilson,
South-East Asian Journal of Medical Education 15, 2021

Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Regarding Coronavirus Disease Among Patients Visiting Eye Hospitals of Province Number 2, Nepal
R Shah, SK Mishra, N Jha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary, MB Kunwar, P Baral
Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health 33 (5), 608-612, 2021

Health-care professionals’ knowledge and perception of adverse drug reaction reporting and Pharmacovigilance in a tertiary care teaching Hospital of Nepal
K Danekhu, S Shrestha, S Aryal, PR Shankar
Hospital Pharmacy 56 (3), 178-186, 2021

General public’s knowledge and practices on face mask use during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional exploratory survey from Dharan, Nepal
K Alam, S Palaian, PR Shankar, N Jha
F1000Research 10 (376), 376, 2021

Assessment of a pharmacovigilance module: An interventional study on knowledge, attitude, and practice of pharmacy students
S Palaian, MIM Ibrahim, P Mishra, PR Shankar
Journal of Pharmacy & Bioallied Sciences 13 (2), 248, 2021

Extended Reality in Educating the Next generation of health professionals
PR Shankar
Education in Medicine Journal 13 (1), 87-91, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic and undergraduate medical student teaching/learning and assessment
I Wilson, PR Shankar
MedEdPublish 10, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic and undergraduate medical student teaching-learning and assessment
PR Shankar, IG Wilson
Canadian Medical Education Journal 12 (1), e190, 2021

Influence of Sparshanam, a medical humanities module and personal and professional development–perspectives of the first batch of medical graduates
PR Shankar, AK Dhakal, RM Piryani, D Shrestha, YP Dwa, 2021

My internship ‘sans’ residents
PR Shankar, PR Shankar
Research and Humanities in Medical Education 8, 2021 

Safety of COVID-19 vaccine: Knowledge of staff at a medical college in western Nepal
S Paudel, S Palaian, PR Shankar, N Subedi
Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 333-334, 2021

Risk perception and hesitancy toward COVID-19 vaccination among healthcare workers and staff at a medical college in Nepal
S Paudel, S Palaian, PR Shankar, N Subedi
Risk management and healthcare policy 14, 2253, 2021

Knowledge and practice on ecopharmacovigilance and medicine storage amongst medical and dental students in Lalitpur, Nepal
N Jha, PR Shankar, S Palaian
Risk management and healthcare policy 14, 793, 2021

Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in prophylaxis and treatment of COVID-19: What is known?
PR Shankar, S Palaian, SM Gulam
Journal of Pharmacy & Bioallied Sciences 13 (1), 4, 2021

Student attitude towards integrative medicine in a Caribbean medical school
S PR, D NR
Manipal Journal of Medical Sciences 1 (1), 3, 2021

Using ‘stories’ in Nepalese medical schools
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Science 8 (2), 1-4, 2020

Knowledge, awareness and preparedness regarding coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic among community pharmacy practitioners working in Kathmandu, Nepal: A pilot study
S Shrestha, N Jha, S Palaian, PR Shankar
SAGE open medicine 8, 2050312120974513, 2020

Knowledge, attitude and practice immediately before and following a 3-day Workshop on ‘strategies for reducing antimicrobial resistance and promoting rational use of
N Jha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary
Hamdan Medical Journal 13 (4), 208, 2020

Dispensing practices of antibiotics by community pharmacies in two districts of Nepal
N Jha, S Shrestha, PR Shankar
PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND DRUG SAFETY 29, 178-178, 2020

Antibiotic dispensing practices at community pharmacies in Kathmandu and Lalitpur districts of Nepal
N Jha, S Shrestha, PR Shankar, A Khadka, M Ansari, B Sapkota
Indian Journal of Pharmacy Practice 13 (4), 337, 2020

Knowledge, Attitude And Practice About Antibiottic Use, Self-Medication And Antibiotic Resistance Among Final Year Medical Students And Interns At A Medical College In Lalitpur
N Jha, S Shrestha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary
Journal of Chitwan Medical College 10 (3), 2020

Book review: Drug safety in developing countries: Achievements and challenges.
PR Shankar
Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy 16 (9), 1323, 2020

Knowledge about the COVID-19 pandemic among undergraduate medical and dental students in Lalitpur, Nepal
N Jha, N Singh, O Bajracharya, T Manandhar, P Devkota, S Kafle, 2020

Where is an experienced medical educator when you need one?
I Wilson, PR Shankar
MedEdPublish 9, 2020

SARS-CoV-2: A virus that is shaking the world
PR Shankar
Journal of KIST Medical College 2 (2), 76-78, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on medical education: challenges and opportunities for medical educators in South Asia
RM Piryani, S Piryani, S Piryani, PR Shankar, DR Shakya
Journal of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences 3 (1), 28-38, 2020

Knowledge, attitude and practice immediately before and following a three-day workshop on ‘Strategies for reducing antimicrobial resistance and promoting rational use of 
N Jha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary, 2020

An insight into the pharmaceutical sector in Yemen during conflict: challenges and recommendations
M Alshakka, MI Mohamed Ibrahim, A Bahattab, WFS Badulla, PR Shankar
Medicine, Conflict and Survival 36 (3), 232-248, 2020

Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Regarding Rubella Infection among Preparatory Year Students: A Preliminary Exploratory Study in Aden, Yemen.
NM AL-ABD, M ALSHAKKA, S ALSHOTARI, P Shankar, MIM IBRAHIM
Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research 14 (5), 2020

Therapeutic dimensions of bisphosphonates: a clinical update
V Vannala, S Palaian, PR Shankar
International Journal of Preventive Medicine 11, 2020

Critical Evaluation of Drug Advertisements in a Medical College in Lalitpur, Nepal
N Jha, Y Sapkota, PR Shankar
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare 13, 717, 2020

Safety profile and toxicity amelioration strategies of common adverse effects associated with anticancer medications

M Singaraju, S Palaian, PR Shankar, S Shrestha
JPRI 32, 18-30, 2020

  

SciPub–019–Getting Your Article Published in Scientific Journals-an Event Report
N Jha, R Shrestha, S Shrestha, S Bhandary, A Khadka, PR Shankar
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare 13, 281, 2020 

Medical humanities in medical colleges in India: Travellators and speed breakers
PR Shankar
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 8 (1), 112, 2020

Drugs showing promise against the COVID-19 virus: A brief Review
PR Shankar
i-CARE Bulletin 19, 68, 2020

The Doctor’revisited during the coronavirus disease pandemic
PR Shankar
RHiME 7, 89-93, 2020

Overview, challenges and future prospects of drug information services in Nepal: a reflective commentary
S Shrestha, AP Khatiwada, S Gyawali, PR Shankar, S Palaian
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare 13, 287, 2020

Essential Oils
S Rahunuma, PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Science 7 (2), 63-64, 2019

Attitudes and practices of community pharmacists and barriers to their participation in public health activities in Yemen: mind the gap
SA Yousuf, M Alshakka, WFS Badulla, HS Ali, PR Shankar,
BMC health services research 19 (1), 1-8, 2019

Strategies for Preventing Antimicrobial Resistance and Promoting Rational Use of Antibiotics
N Jha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary
Extended Abstracts, 527, 2019

The Unmet Need for Pharmacists as Important Members of the Emergency Department Team in Resource-Limited Settings: A Case of Nepal
S Shrestha, K Danekhu, S Thapa, S Khanal, PR Shankar
Journal of Pharmacy Technology 35 (5), 219-224, 201

Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics Sixth Edition
PR Shankar, MAM Alshakka
Journal of Chitwan Medical College 9 (3), 104-104, 2019

Can the Delhi Government’s ‘Mohalla’clinic overcome its challenges and provide quality health services to the urban poor population?
KC Bhuvan, PR Shankar, S Shrestha
Journal of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences 2 (2), 2019

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice Regarding Eye Health and Eye Health Services in Nepal
SK Mishra, SS Chowhan, R Shah, N Jha, PR Shankar, S Bhandary,
Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 17 (2), 209-214, 2019

Development and Evaluation of a Pharmacovigilance Education Module for Medical Students in Nepal.
S Palaian, MIM Ibrahim, P Mishra, PR Shankar
Education in Medicine Journal 11 (2), 2019

Learning Gain using a game improve pharmacology knowledge in two transnational HE institutes
S Aynsley, PR Shankar, R Crawford
Fifth International Conference on Higher Education Advances, 2019 

Perception about Medicines among the General Public in the Semi-rural Areas of Nepal
B Sapkota, D Rauniyar, PR Shankar, GK Gupta, RK Thapa
Kathmandu Univ Med J 66 (2), 93-100, 2019

Intern
R Shanker
Journal of KIST Medical College 1 (2), 66-67, 2019

Twenty Years of Being a Researcher
R Shanker
Journal of KIST Medical College 1 (2), 68-71, 2019

Caribbean offshore medical schools-Accreditation and financial challenges
PR Shankar
TAPS 4 (2), 63-65, 2019

The use of topical clobetasol among the Women in Hail Region, Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional study on knowledge and practice
M Ansari, S Palaian, MIM Ibrahim, PR Shankar
J Pharm Res Int, 1-7, 2019

Uncommon side effects of commonly used anti-diabetics: time to monitor them
GS Mohiuddin, S Palaian, PR Shankar, KG Sam, M Kumar
Int J Pharm Sci Res 10, 4145-4148, 2019

Cinemeducation: Facilitating educational sessions for medical students using the power of movies
PR Shankar
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 7 (1), 96, 2019

  

Nepalese National Formulary (NNF) 2018
PR Shankar, RM Piryani, S Piryani
Journal of Chitwan Medical College 9 (1), 78-79, 2019

Impact assessment of pharmacovigilance-related educational intervention on nursing students’ knowledge, attitude and practice: a pre-post study
S Palaian, MI Ibrahim, P Mishra, PR Shankar
J Nurs Educ Pract 9 (6), 98-106, 2019

Book review: How medicines are born – the imperfect science of drugs.
PR Shankar
Journal of KIST Medical College 1 (1), 65-6, 2019 

Eleven years of the health humanities – a personal journey
PR Shankar
Journal of KIST Medical College 1 (1), 67-9, 2019

Stress and Coping Strategies among Undergraduate Nursing and Medical Students at American International Medical University, St Lucia.
PR Shankar, A Cox, G Leon, E Kumaresan, G Dakubo
Education in Medicine Journal 10 (4), 2018

Effect of an educational intervention on knowledge and perception regarding rational medicine use and self-medication
N Jha, SP Ravi, M Anurag
Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 16 (3), 313-320, 2018

Top Ten Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Trends
RS Pathiyil, A Karmacharya
Journal of Lumbini Medical College 6 (1), 44-45, 2018

Readiness for self-directed learning among basic science and premedical students at a Caribbean medical school
PR Shankar, G Dakubo, S Patra, R Balasubramanium
MedEdPublish 7 (107), 107, 2018

Knowledge and practice of self-medication among undergraduate medical students
A Karmacharya, BN Uprety, RS Pathiyil, S Gyawali
Journal of Lumbini Medical College 6 (1), 21-26, 2018

Student feedback about the inaugural American International Medical University health humanities module.
RC, Shankar PR
Journal of Patan Academy of Health Sciences 5 (2), 90-7, 2018

Challenges in conducting small group sessions in pharmacology – a Caribbean perspective.
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 6 (2), 60-4, 2018

Knowledge and perception regarding rational medicine use and responsible self-medication among different stakeholders at Lalitpur.
MA Jha N, Shankar PR
Journal of the Nepal Health Research Council 16, 313-20, 2018

A centralized Caribbean Medical University for offshore medical schools – an idea whose time has come?
PR Shankar
Journal of Medical Education 17 (3), 187-91, 2018

Top Ten Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Trends A booklet review
KA Shankar PR
Journal of Lumbini Medical College 6 (1), 44-5, 2018

Book review: WONCA rural medical education guidebook.
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 6 (1), 55-57, 2018

Self-directed learning in undergraduate medical education.
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 6 (1), 1-4, 2018

Obtaining a clearer perspective on the differently abled: a case study from a Caribbean medical school.
BR Shankar P, James A
WebmedCentral MEDICAL EDUCATION 9 (7), WMC005499, 2018

Perceptioon of community pharmacy personnel towards patient counseling and continuing pharmacy education programs in Aden, Yemen.
IMIM Alshakka M, Bahattab A, Shankar PR, Ansari M, Ali HS
Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 12 (7), LC18-22, 2018

Utilizing the curriculum committee to strengthen teaching-learning in a medical school.
DG, Shankar PR
Education in Medicine Journal 10 (2), 49-54, 2018

Readiness for self-directed learning among basic science and premedical students at a Caribbean medical school.
BR Shankar PR, Dakubo G, Patra S
AMEE MedEdPublish 7 (2), 38, 2018

Assessment of knowledge and practice of self-medication among undergraduate medical students in a medical school in Western Nepal.
GS Karmacharya A, Uprety BN, Shankar PR
Journal of Lumbini Medical College 6 (1), 2018 

Effect of the 2015 earthquake on pediatric inpatient pattern at a tertiary care hospital in Nepal.
SPR Giri BR, Chapagain RH, Sharma S, Shrestha S, Ghimire S
BMC Pediatrics 18 (1), 28, 2018

Misconceptions and Misuse of MEDICINES in Developing Countries
PR Shankar
Social and Administrative Aspects of Pharmacy in Low-and Middle-Income, 2018

ISPOR code of ethics 2017
J Santos, F Palumbo, E Molsen-David, RJ Willke, L Binder, M Drummond,
Value in Health 20 (10), 1227-1242, 2018

Social and administrative aspects of pharmacy in low-and middle-income countries: Present challenges and future solutions
MIM Ibrahim, A Wertheimer
Academic Press, 2017

Pharmacology learning in Nepal and the Caribbean
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Science 5 (1), 1-4, 2017

Procrastination among basic science undergraduate medical students in a Caribbean medical school
PR Shankar, SM Bhat, NR Dwivedi, A Nandy, B Barton
mededpublish 6, 2017

Experiences of a theatre of the oppressed workshop.
SPR Subedi I
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 5 (2), 41-5, 2017

Brain drain and practice locations of Nepalese medical students.
S PR.
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 5 (2), 1-4, 2017

Challenges with regard to undergraduate medical education in offshore Caribbean medical schools.
DG Shankar PR, Balasubramanium R
Education in Medicine Journal 9 (4), 69-75, 2017

Comparison of the knowledge and perception of pharmacovigilance among pharmacy, dental and medical students in Aden-Yemen.|
IMIM Alshakka M, Bahattab OA, Ali H, Othman G, Ansari M, Shankar PR
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine. 3 (4), 2017

Three decades of medical school: Journey from a student to an educator.
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 5 (1), 64-7, 2017

Faces of antimicrobial resistance.
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 5 (1), 55-56, 2017

Fact or fiction? What healthcare professionals need to know about pharmaceutical marketing in the European Union.
PR Shankar
Indian Journal of Pharmacology 49 (2), 211-2, 2017

My students surprise me every day.
S PR.
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 5, 103-6, 2017

Procrastination among basic science students in a Caribbean medical school
BB Shankar PR, Bhat MS, Dwivedi NR, Nandy A
AMEE MedEdPublish 6 (1), 55, 2017

Knowledge, attitude and practice regarding pharmacovigilance and consumer pharmacovigilance among consumers at Lalitpur district, Nepal
SG Jha N, Rathore DS, Shankar PR Bhandari S, Mohammed Alshakka
Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 15, 31-7, 2017

Medical Students’ Opinions Regarding Possible Influence of Culture and Social Issues on Health Seeking Behavior
SA Shankar PR, Rose C
Education in Medicine Journal 9 (1), 29-41, 2017

Medicines shortage in Nepal: Problems and possible solutions.
AM Regmi B, Palaian S, Shankar PR
World Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 5 (2), 81-3, 2017

Medication safety beyond the hospital and role of pharmacists in ambulatory medication safety process
IMIM Alshakka M, Hassali MA, Ali H, Abdulla A, P Ravi Shankar, Basaleem H
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine. 3 (2), 43-7, 2017

Role of Zinc in childhood diarrhea management: a case of Nepal.
PRS Alam K, Poudel A, Palaian S, Koirala B
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine. 3 (1), 34-6, 2017

Development and evaluation of a voluntary education module on medicine safety for basic science medical students in Nepal.
CSK Palaian S, P Ravi Shankar
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine. 3 (1), 37-8, 2017

Teaching Social Issues in Use of Medicines to Pharmacy Students.
SP P Ravi Shankar
Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine. 3 (1), 17-21, 2017

Effect of an educational intervention on knowledge and attitude regarding pharmacovigilance and consumer pharmacovigilance among community pharmacists in Lalitpur district, Nepal.
AM Jha N, Rathore DS, P Ravi Shankar , Bhandary S, Pandit RB, Gyawali S
BMC Res Notes. 10, 4, 2017

Medication Safety Beyond the Hospital and Role of Pharmacists in Ambulatory Medication Safety Process
M Alshakka, MA Hassali, H Ali, AS Abdulla, P Ravi, HB Shankar,
Medicine 3 (2), 43-47, 2017

Medical Students' Opinions Regarding Possible Influence of Culture and Social Issues on Health Seeking Behaviour.
PR Shankar, C Rose, A Sebastian
Education in Medicine Journal 9 (1), 2017

Safety in medication use
R Shankar, MAM Alshakka
Archives of Pharmacy Practice 8 (1), 39-40, 2017

Commentary on Chemotherapy
PR Shankar
Academic Medicine 92 (1), 77, 2017

Basic Science Medical Student Attitudes toward the Patient-Doctor Relationship
PR Shankar, N Dwivedi, S Bhandary, S Majhi, L Varela, A Nandy
MedEdPublish 5, 2017

Uncontrollable medicine prices in Pakistan
F Saleem, MA Hassali, Q Iqbal, M Baloch, PR Shanker
The Lancet 388 (10060), 2602, 2016

Designing, conducting & publishing research & academic articles–insights from the field
PR Shankar
F1000Research 5, 2016

Self-directed learning during problem-based learning sessions
PR Shankar, A Nandy
MedEdPublish 5 (3), 1-10, 2016

Knowledge, perception and practice of self-medication among premedical and basic science undergraduate medical students
PR Shankar, AK Dubey, NR Dwivedi, A Nandy, B Barton
Asian Journal of Medical Sciences 7 (6), 63-68, 2016

Assessment of knowledge and perceptions toward generic medicines among basic science undergraduate medical students at Aruba
PR Shankar, BL Herz, AK Dubey, MA Hassali
Indian journal of pharmacology 48 (Suppl 1), S29, 2016

Responsible use of fixed-dose combination antibiotics in India
PR Shankar, MA Hassali, NA Shahwani, Q Iqbal, M Anwar, F Saleem
The Lancet Global Health 4 (10), e689, 2016

VigiAccess: Promoting public access to VigiBase
PR Shankar
Indian journal of pharmacology 48 (5), 606, 2016

Standardized patient program: Student feedback
PR Shankar, NR Dwivedi, A Nandy, AK Dubey
Asian Journal of Medical Sciences 7 (5), 102-107, 2016

Medical humanities in medical schools in India
PR Shankar
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 4 (2), 166, 2016

Book review: tackling drug-resistant infections globally
PR Shankar
Archives of Pharmacy Practice 7 (3), 110-111, 2016

Book review: Responsible use of medicines–A layman's handbook
PR Shankar, S Palaian
Archives of Pharmacy Practice 7 (3), 109-110, 2016

Standardized patient’s views about their role in the teaching-learning process of undergraduate basic science medical students
PR Shankar, NR Dwivedi
Journal of clinical and diagnostic research: JCDR 10 (6), JC01, 2016

An Assessment of Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetes Management System in Nepal.
SK Mishra, N Jha, PR Shankar, PK Dahal, B Khatiwada, YD Sapkota
Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 14 (33), 104-110, 2016

Promoting rational self. medication of nonsteroidal anti. inflammatory drugs in Nepal
S Thapa, PR Shankar, S Palaian, H Aljadhey
Archives of Pharmacy Practice 7 (2), 61-66, 2016

Can You Grow Grain in Jumla?
PR Shankar
Journal of National Medical College 1 (1), 47-48, 2016

Health humanities
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 4 (2), 1-2, 2016

  

Book review: Pharmaceutical sector in Yemen
S PR.
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 4 (2), 53-5, 2016

  

Always there.
AS P Ravi Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 4 (1), 65-67, 2016

The best teacher is the one who does not 'teach'!
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Sciences 4 (1), 1-4, 2016

Hospital pharmacy services in teaching hospitals in Nepal: challenges and the way forward.
RB Shankar PR, Subish P, Thapa HS, Ansari M
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 4, 212-7, 2016

Comparative Study on Dual and Triple Therapy Using Oral Antidiabetic Drugs in Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
S Shakya, S Bajracharya, A Shakya, S Shakya, S Chaudhary, S Gautam,
Journal of Advanced Academic Research 3 (2), 128-137, 2016

Book review: The Midnight Meal and Other Essays About Doctors, Patients, and Medicine
PR Shankar
Research and Humanities in Medical Education 3, 2016

Involving a local educator in the Medical Humanities module
PR Shankar, A Oranjestad, D Caribbean
Research and Humanities in Medical Education 3, 2016

Pharmaceutical sector in Yemen
PR Shankar
Janaki Medical College Journal of Medical Science 4 (2), 53-55, 2016

The state of the world’s antibiotics 2015
PR Shankar, RM Piryani, S Piryani
Journal of Chitwan Medical College 6 (4), 68-69, 2016

Main streaming the medical humanities in a Caribbean medical School
PR Shankar, C Rose
RHiME 3, 1-5, 2016

Student Feedback About the Medical Humanities Module in a Caribbean Medical School.
PR Shankar, C Rose, A Toor
Education in Medicine Journal 8 (1), 2016

Knowledge and perception towards pharmacovigilance among Healthcare professionals in Tertiary care Teaching Hospital in Aden, Yemen
M Alshakka, H Bassalim, K Alsakkaf, M Mokhtar, M Alshagga, S Al-Dubai, 
J Pharm Prac Community Med 2 (1), 21-8, 2016

Knowledge and practice on injection safety among primary health care workers in Kaski District, Western Nepal
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