Dr. Jacob Kurvilla
Education : MDS
Teaching Experience : 20 Years
Email Address : email@example.com
General Public Health
Health and Disease
Recipient of prestigious German Students exchange (DAAD) scholarship and served as research fellow for six months in Bielefeld University Germany.
Areas of Clinical Interest
Enamel remineralization interventions for a caries free life course.
Member Secretary- Institutional ethics committee,
Coordinator- Anti ragging programs,
Coordinator- Website management
Coordinator- Institutional Scientifics committee
Coordinator- Data Digitalization Process within academics and clinicis
Coordinator- DCI and KUHS Inspection
Coordinator- Campus WIFI and Networking.
Memberships in professional organizations
Indian Dental association
List of Publications
Kuruvilla J, Nayar KR. Distribution pattern and its correlation for oral cancer rate and human development rank for countries: An ecological approach. Contemp Clin Dent 2021;12:9-13 Available from: https://www.contempclindent.org/text.asp?2021/12/1/9/311560
Kuruvilla j, Utilizing dental colleges for the eradication of oral cancer in India, Indian J Dent Res. 2008 Oct-Dec;19(4):349-53.
Kuruvilla, Jacob & Khosla, V.. (2005). PD.19 Dentist in preventing the upcoming oralcancer epidemic in India. Oral Oncology Supplement. 1. 71-71. 10.1016/S1744-7895(05)80143-9.
Kuruvilla J, Dental caries and overview, insight journal vol12007,page 8.
Kuruvilla j predicting caries in permanent dentition journal of central kerala branch vol 8 page 12-24 2008
Kuruvilla J, Nandakumar, Biju Soman.Prevalence and determinants for dental caries among school children, Kerala Dental Journal vol 33 22-23 2010
Eradication of oral cancer in India some issues :commentary, Journal of Health and Development,
Emmatty R, Mathew JJ, Kuruvilla J. Comparative evaluation of subgingival plaque microflora in pregnant and non-pregnant women: A clinical and microbiologic study. J Indian Soc Periodontol 2013; 17: 47-51
Root Anatomy and Root Canal Configuration of Human Permanent Mandibular Premolars: A Systematic Review. Jojo Kottoor Denzil Albuquerque Natanasabapathy Velmurugan Jacob Kuruvilla Anatomy research international 01/2013; 2013:254250. DOI: 10.1155/2013/254250
Darsana Krishnan, K Korath Abraham, Ektah Khosla, Arun Roy James, Dr.Elza Thenumkal,Dr.Jacob Kuruvilla, “Comparative evaluation of structural changes in enamel induced by 37% phosphoric acid before and after enamel deproteinization with 5.25% sodium hypochlorite – An sem study ”, IJDSIR- December – 2021, Vol. – 4,Issue – 6, P. No. 314 – 324.
Jerin Mary Issac, Dr. Korath Abraham, Dr. Ektah Khosla, Dr. Arun Roy James, Dr. Elza Thenumkal, Dr. Jacob Kuruvilla, “An assessment on the relevance of Jean Piaget’s cognitive principles among 4-7 year old children – A cross sectional study”, IJDSIR- December – 2021, Vol. – 4, Issue – 6, P. No. 216 – 221.
Presentations in Regional, National and International Seminars/Conferences/Workshops
|Sl.No.||Title of the Seminar/Conference||Organizing Agency||National/International||Date of programme|
|1||Emerging Issues In Public Health||Achutha Menon Center for Health science studies||National||10/01/2008|
|2||Triple O National Workshop on Oral Cancer||IOAMR AOMFSI IAOMFP KMIO||National||24/05/2007|
|3||1st South India Dental Conference||Indian Dental Association Kerala State||National||17/12/2006|
|4||Workshop on Reseaerch Methodology Bioethics||Vaidyaratnam Ayurveda Colege||State/University||02/04/2017|
|5||Quantitative Research Methods||Department of Social Work||State/University||29/03/2017|
Short Courses or Certificate Programs
|SI.NO||Subject or Specialization||Board or University||Pursuing/ Date of Award|
|1||NPTEL Online Certification Health research Fundamentals||NPTEL -ICMR Chenna1||31/03/2020|
|2||Swayam Online Course Certification on Biostatistics||University of Calcutta.||22/05/2019|
|3||One year Stat workshop series -Biostatistics||Kerala University of Health science||24/05/2016|
|4||3T Plus ETTC Training -Bioethics||Kerala University of Health science||11/01/2016|
|5||Certification- Modular Training in RNTCP||National Tuberculosis Institute Chennai||28/07/2012|
|6||Short Course-Ethical Issues in Health research||Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Science and Technology||16/08/2004|
Completed Research Projects
|SI.No||Title of the Project||
Enter Funding details if any(Amount in Rs.)
Role Performed (Principal/Co-Investigator)
Date of Completion
|1||Integrated Facility Survey of Health Facilities||PHFI-2200000.00||Co- investigator||30/06/2015|
|2||Research on determinants of dental health care among low- inc||Grammen Foundation- 2400000||Co- investigator||30/08/2017|