Qualification: 
MSc Nursing
mercyjoseph@aims.amrita.edu

Mercy Joseph currently serves as Lecturer in the Department of Child Health Nursing, Amrita College of Nursing, Health Sciences Campus, Kochi. She joined Amrita College of Nursing in 2017.

Award Recieved: Best Dissertation Award (Gold Medal)

  • “ Effectiveness of parent care guide on knowledge and practice of mothers regarding the feeding problems of children undergone correction of oral facial cleft”

Areas of Interest in Teaching

  • Child Health Nursing
  • Nursing Research
  • Foundations of nursing

Areas of Interest in Research

  • Congenital anomalies in children and its management
  • Issues of school going children
  • Cardiovascular interventions

Educational Qualification

Year of Passing Degree Name of the Board/University
2014 M Sc Nursing Child Health  Nursing,Nursing)-Aswini College of Nursing . Thrissur, Kerala University of Health Sciences
2012 B Sc Nursing St. Philomena’s College of Nursing, Bangalore, Karnataka, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences

Professional Experience

Year Designations
January 2017  To date Lecturer in Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi
2016 ( 6 months) Staff Nurse in Sanjoe Hospital, Perumbavoor
2012-2013( 1 year) Staff Nurse in St. Philomena’s College of Nursing, Bangalore, Karnataka
  Underwent BLS and IV Cannulation workshop in AIMS , Kochi
  Pursuing  ICCP course in AIMS , Kochi

Responsibilities Undertaken

Administrative

  • Involve in various departmental activities and ensures the implementation of the same in discussion with other faculty members of the department

Academic

  • Conducts teaching session for both undergraduate and post graduate programmes •Guide undergraduate theses
  • Clinical supervision of undergraduate students
  • Collaborate with departments within the institution for the implementation of teaching learning and evaluation process

Licenses and Registrations

  •  Kerala Nurses And Midwives Council
  • Trained Nurses Association Of India, New Delhi

Academic Thesis

Dissertation Title :

  • “Effectiveness of parent care guide on knowledge and practice of mothers regarding the feeding problems of children undergone correction of oral facial cleft”
  • A study to assess the knowledge regarding prevention of home accidents among underfive mothers at selected rural community, Meladoor.

Research Participated in

  • A study to assess the knowledge regarding breast feeding among mothers at hospital , Thrissur

Publications

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Publication Publication Type Title

2017

Journal Article

Mercy Joseph, “Effectiveness Of Parent Care Guide On Knowledge And Practice Of Mothers Regarding The Feeding Problems Of Children Undergone Correction Of Oral Facial Cleft”, Journal Article In Kerala Nursing Forum , 2017.

Poster Presented

  • Genetic disorder linked to Obesity ( Prader willi syndrome ) at the International conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach conducted by Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi , on 1st and 2nd Dec ,2017.

Conference Attended / Conducted

Year Conferences
2018 Participated in the "Dissemination of ICMR National Ethical Guidelines 2017" conducted by  CDSA, Dept of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. Of India on 22nd  February , 2018 at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences .
2017 Organising committee member in the International conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach  conducted by  Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi , on 1st  and 2nd Dec ,2017.
2017 Participated in workshop on ‘Student assignment – an introspection into better reflective clinical practice” conducted by Amrita College of Nursing on 26th May 2017
2014 Attended state level workshop on “ SPSS in Research” at Mother College of Nursing
2014 Organized workshop on “Rewiring the brain with emotional intelligence” at Aswini college
2013 Organized workshop on “learning from patient: Excellence in clinical teaching” at Aswini college of nursing
2013 Attended national symposium on “Nurturing the research vision in nursing” at St. James college of  Nursing
2013 Attended training workshop on Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol during the 19th Annual  State Conference on National Neonatology  Forum Organized by NNF Kerala in association with IAP
2013 Attended workshop on Application of Nursing Theories at St James College of Nursing
2013 Attended state level conference on “ Mirrors into window” –Innovative approaches in teaching
2013 Attended National Conference  on “ Hospica En Masse’13” at school of management studies, hospital administration department , university of Calicut
2011 Attended continuing nursing education on legal and ethical issues in nursing practice at St. Philomena’s college of nursing
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