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|Author||T Sivabalan / G Vimala|
|About the Author||
T Sivabalan MSc (N), PhD (N) is currently working as Professor and Vice principal; and Dean, Faculty of Nursing Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed to be University) College of Nursing, Loni, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra. After completing his graduation from PSG College of Nursing, Coimbatore, he did his postgraduation in Medical Surgical Nursing (university rank holder) from Vinayaka Mission's Annapoorana College of Nursing, Salem, Tamil Nadu. His crave for the further study led him to pursue Doctoral degree from Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences. Currently he is pursuing Post Doctoral Fellowship Program from Nursing Research Society of India (NRSI). He has been worked from entry level of nursing, i.e. staff nurse at Wockhardt Hospital and Heart Institute, Bengaluru and worked at various positions in educational institutes.
He has worked on various academic and administrative committees like—Board of Studies, Academic Council and Planning and Monitoring Board of various universities as chairman, member and experts. He has visited University of Skövde under Linnaeus-Palme Exchange Program, Sweden; and organized various state and national level Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs).
He is also a guide for Postgraduate and PhD students, and currently guiding 8 PhD scholars. He has published 15 articles in national and international journals and presented 11 scientific works in an intellectual forum, and serving as member of editorial boards of various journals. He has worked on two collaborative research projects with SHSRC, Pune, Government of Maharashtra.
G Vimala MSc (N) is currently working as Associate Professor at Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (deemed to be university) College of Nursing, Loni, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra. After completing her graduation from Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai she did her postgraduation in mental health nursing from Vinayaka Mission's Annapoorana College of Nursing, Salem, Tamil Nadu. Currently she is pursuing Doctoral degree (PhD) at Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (DU), Loni, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra.
She is a University rank holder in Mental Health Nursing at Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation, Deemed University, and been a life member of number of nursing professional bodies.