Dr. Jissa V. T.
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PhD Epidemiology; International Post Graduate Programme in Epidemiology (IPPE), School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland; 2017

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (PGDCA), IHRD, Kerala; 2004

MSc Statistics; University of Kerala; 2003

BSc Mathematics; University of Kerala; 2001

Scientist B, AMCHSS, SCTIMST, from 17th November 2011

Bio-Statistician, HPV - Vaccine trial, IARC/WHO Collaborative project, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Trivandrum, 1st January 2009 to 21st October 2011.

Statistician, Cancer screening trials in Dindigul District, IARC/WHO Collaborative Project, Christian Fellowship Community Health Centre, Ambillikai, Dindigul, Tamilnadu, 1st January 2008 to 31st December 2008

Statistician, Trivandrum Oral and Breast cancer screening trials, IARC/WHO collaborative project, Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum. 4th February 2004 to 30th December 2007

Data analysis of Epidemiological studies; Application of Statistics in Epidemiology;

Co teaching Basic Biostatistics, Intermediate Biostatistics, Basic Epidemiology and Quantitative Research Methodology for the Master of Public Health (MPH) and Diploma in Public Health (DPH) programme at AMCHSS. Guiding MPH Dissertations. Taking short courses in statistics for the students of Diploma in cardiac and neuro nursing programme, and Medical records science. Providing statistical consultancy for faculty members, residents, doctoral, post graduate and diploma students of the Institute.

CIMO Fellowship to attend the International Post graduate Programme in Epidemiology (IPPE), School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Finland. 2009-2010

UICC (Union for International Cancer Control)-ICRETT Fellowship (Technology transfer in the analysis and Interpretation of cluster-randomized Intervention trials, one month training at the International agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO), Lyon, France.) 2008.

IARC/WHO Student fellowship to attend the summer school of Epidemiology, International agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO), Lyon, France. 2006.

Member, Association of UICC fellows.

Documenting cause of death among Tribal population through automated verbal autopsy using Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

A study on reproductive rights and choices among young women (18-28 Years) in Trivandrum District, Kerala".


Mathews E, Pratt M,, Self-reported physical activity and its correlates among adult women in the expanded part of Thiruvananthapuram City, India., Indian J Public Health, 2015, 59(2):136-40., http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26021652
Thulaseedharan JV, Risk of invasive cancer among women visually screened and colposcopy triaged by trained nurses in rural South India., Int J Gynaecol Obstet., 2015, 129(2):104-8, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25661324
Thulaseedharan JV, Effect of Screening on Variation in Cervical Cancer Survival by Socioeconomic Determinants - a Study from Rural South India, Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2015, 16(13):5237-42, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26225659
Shanone CP,, Over expression of cytosolic galectin-3 correlates with anti-apoptotic protein bcl-2: its significance in the differential diagnosis of follicular cell derived thyroid tumors in fnac., International Journal of Current Research, 2015, 7(10): 21780-88, http://www.journalcra.com/article/over-expression-cytosolic-galectin-3-correlates-anti-apoptotic-protein-bcl-2-its-significanc
Dhanya VC, Sara PJ, Sanjai D, Amar F, Deepa PM, Santosh GR,, Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Outbreak in Kerala, Southern India, British Microbiology Research Journal., 2014, 4(10):1142-53, http://sciencedomain.org/abstract/5038
Surendran S, Girijamma A, Nair R, Ramegowda KS, Nair DH,, Forkhead box C2 promoter variant c.-512C>T is associated with increased susceptibility to chronic venous diseases., PLoS One, 2014, 9(3):e90682, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24608096
Gayatri P, Misra S, Menon G, Arulvelan A,, Transesophageal echocardiographic evaluation of left ventricular systolic and diastolic function in response to 20% mannitol and 3% hypertonic saline infusion in neurosurgical patients undergoing craniotomy., Neurosurg Anesthesiol, 2014, 26(3):187-91, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24642828
Thulaseedharan JV, Effect of screening on the risk estimates of socio demographic factors on cervical cancer - a large cohort study from rural India., Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2013, 14(1):589-94, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23534800
Santhi WS, Prathibha R, Charles S, Anurup KG, Reshmi G, Ramachandran S,, Oncogenic microRNAs as biomarkers of oral tumorigenesis and minimal residual disease, Oral Oncol, 2013, 49(6):567-75, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23380617
Ragasudha PN,, A case-control nutrigenomic study on the synergistic activity of folate and vitamin B12 in cervical cancer progression, Nutr Cancer, 2012, 64(4):550-8, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22519865