Associate Professor & HOD

Dr.Eby Aluckal

Education : MDS, Ph.D, FRSPH
Teaching Experience : 11 years
Email Address :

Teaching Subjects

Public Health Dentistry

Areas of Clinical Interest

Public Health, Research, Biostatistics, Tobacco Control,


Institutional Responsibilities

NAAC Coordinator

Ethics Committee Member

Memberships in professional organizations

Fellow: Royal Society of Public Health (FRSPH, UK)

Secretary, Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry, Kerala Chapter

Member: International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer



Short Courses or Certificate Programs


 Subject or Specialization

Board or University

Pursuing/ Date of Award

1 Global Tobacco Control Program

Johns Hopkins University, USA

October 2013
2 Scholars Program in Tobacco Control Johns Hopkins University, USA June 2022
3 Health Care Data Models University of California, USA January 2022
4 The Social and Technical Context of Health Informatics Johns Hopkins University, USA September 2021
5 Biostatistics KUHS, Thrissur October 2019
6 Research Methodology KUHS, Thrissur October 2019
7 Statistical Methods in Measuring Health: Scales & Measurements Christian Medical College, Vellore November 2016
8 Summary statistics in Public Health Johns Hopkins University, USA April 2022
9 Fundementals of Biostatistics, Principles of Epidemiology & SPSS Christian Medical College, Vellore September 2017

List of Publications

  • Aluckal E, Pulayath  C, Chithra P, Balakrishna MS, Luke A M, MathewTobacco Cessation Behavior among Smoking and Smokeless form Tobacco users in the Indigenous Population of Ernakulam, India. – J Pharm Bioallied Sci 2020;12:S194-8.
  • Aluckal E, Anzil Ksa, Baby M, George E K, Lakshmanan S, Chikkanna S. Association between Body Mass Index and Dental Caries among Anganwadi children in two villages of Belgaum district. – J Contemp Dent Pract 2016; 17(10):844-48.
  • Aluckal E, Ismail A , Paulose A, Lakshmanan S, Balakrishna MS, Mathew B, et al . Assessment of total Antioxidant capacity and Antimicrobial activity ofGlycyrrhiza glabra in saliva of HIV-infected patients. – J Pharm Bioallied Sci 2019; 9(Suppl 1):S237-S240.
  • Aluckal E, Ankola A V.Effectiveness of Xylitol and Polyol Chewing Gum on Salivary Streptococcus mutans in Children: A Randomized Controlled Trial. – Indian J Dent Res 2018;29(4):445-49.
  • Tharian B E, Aluckal E ,Methippara J J, Jose B, Kumar K, Ismail A.The prevalence of molar incisor hypomineralization of school children in and around Muvattupuzha, Kerala. – J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2020;38(1):14-19.
  • Kunnilathu A,  Aluckal E,  Keepanasseril A.Educational Research Methodologies for Enhancing Effectiveness of Dental Public Health Programs. – Epidemiology (Sunnyvale); 6(5):267.
  • Bansal A, Hiremath A , Aluckal E.Occlusion Calculator. – J Clin Diagn Res 2015; 9(1):ZG01-3.
  • Aluckal E, Ankola A V. Journal Impact Factors – Its Value and Applicability in Research arena. – Int J Biol Med Res 2016; 7(3):5683-86.
  • Aluckal E, Lakshmanan S.The feasibility of smoker’s surcharge policy in tobacco control. – J Cancer Res Ther 2017; 13(6):1075.
  • Aluckal E, Lakshmanan S, Chikkanna S Kunnilathu A.Tele-Dentistry: An update. – IOSR JDMS (Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences) 2016; 15(6):103-06.
  • Singh Y,Bugalia A, Aluckal E, KunnilathuPotential use of Stem cells in Dentistry. – International Journal of Current Research 2016; 8(9):38175-77.
  • Singh Y,Bugalia A, Aluckal E, KunnilathuMarkers shaping the future of Preventive Dentistry – Int Dent Med J Adv Res 2016;2:1-4.
  • Speechley M , Kunnilathu A , Aluckal E , Balakrishna M S , Mathew B, George E K.Screening in Public Health and Clinical Care: Similarities and Differences in Definitions, Types, and Aims – A Systematic Review. – J Clin Diagn Res 2017; 11(3):LE01-04.
  • Kunnilathu A,  Aluckal E .Role of dental professionals in Tobacco control. – Int J Clin Dent Sci 2016; 7:1-4
  • Book titled ‘Sugar Substitutes in Dentistry” – LAP Lambert Academic Publications, ISBN: 978-3-659-531-90-3.
  • Aluckal E, Renjith G, Paulose A. Virtual Reality Applications in Dentistry: A World to be Unveiled. J Orofac Res. 2022: 11(1)1-4.
  • Aluckal E, Ankola A V.Motivational factors as a choice for Dentistry– A cross sectional study among first year dental students of Belgaum city. – Karnataka State Dental Journal 2014;33(1):15-18.
  • Aluckal E, Krishnan A, Bhavani T.Perception of Stress among Indian Dental Students – A Short Review. – Imprints (Journal IDA Kodungallur) 2016; 2(19):43-45.
  • Aluckal E, Hedge V,George R M,Dhanya.R.SPeriodontal needs, Prosthetic status and Prosthetic needs of institutionalized geriatric population: A scenario in Mangalore city. – J Post Grad Dent 2013; 4(1):4-7
  • Book titled ‘Minimal Intervention Dentistry” – LAP Lambert Academic Publications, ISBN: 978-3330348455.
  • Peter T , Hegde V, George R M , Aluckal E. Effectiveness of Tinospora Cordifolia on staphylococcus, streptococcus, klebsiella and candida species among HIV infected children: A randomized controlled trial. – World Journal of Pharmaceutical Reasearch 2014; 3(5):1290-98.
  • George L S, Aluckal E, KuruvillaSocial Media – Helping to Treat the Patient than Just Mouth
  • Fouda M, Aluckal   E, Abraham A. The Case for Using Free Gingival Grafts in the  Anterior  Mandible:  Clinical  Case  J Orofac Res. 2022: 11(1)23-27.
  • Daniel A M, Aluckal E , George G B, Baby M.Etiopathogenesis of Oral Sub Mucous Fibrosis. – Research Journal of Pharmacology and Pharmacodynamics 2017; 9(3):167-70.
  • Aluckal E .Ergonomics in Dentistry- An Update. – J Post Grad Dent 2012; 2:21-24.
  • GeorgeE K, Lakshmanan S, Chikkanna S, Aluckal E ,Kunnilathu A.Compound Odontoma associated with Maxillary Canine: A Case Report. – J Scientific Dent 2016; 6(2):46-49.


  • Mpundu G, Makasa M, Phiri C , Aluckal E, Kunnilathu E. Prevalence of oral fluorosis in Luangwa district of Lusaka Province, Zambia. International Journal of Contemporary Dental and Medical Reviews.2018;2394-7136
  • Jose T , George G B, Baby M, Aluckal E,Padiyath S , Kuruvila J, Peter P. Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatment for Xerostomia.Malanadu Dental Jounal 2018;40-44
  • Mehendale A V, Shubratha C, Aluckal E, Mirandea G A, Prabhu B.Upadhya M.Shenoy V K.Adherence of Candida albicans on Polyamides in comparison with Conventional Acrylic surfaces.International Journal of Innovative Science and Research Technology 2020; 262-267


Presentations in Regional, National and International Seminars/Conferences/Workshops






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Revealing the Iceberg of Oral Cancer


13th  National Conference of the Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry


16- 18 November, 2008


Motivational factors as a choice for Dentistry

World Dental Student’s Conference, Mumbai


 10 September 2009


Association between BMI and Dental Caries among Anganwadi children in two villages of Belgaum district – A Cross sectional study’

14th National Conference of Indian Association of Public

Health Dentistry


9 – 11 April 2010


Awareness of and willingness to use

E-cigarettes in Adolescent college going students of Mangalore city’

16th World Conference on Tobacco and Health, UAE


17-21 march 2015

6 Tobacco Cessation Behavior among Smoking and Smokeless form Tobacco users in the Indigenous Population of Ernakulam, India IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer, Spain


September 7-10,2019


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