Qualification: 
MSc Nursing
sarikatk@aims.amrita.edu

Sarika T. K. currently serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Child Health Nursing , Amrita College of Nursing , Health Sciences campus, Kochi. She received her Master Degree from Oriental College of Nursing, Bangalore under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences, Bangalore in 2012 and was awarded “Best outgoing and Top scorer ” of the batch. She graduated from Vydehi College of Nursing, Bangalore under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore in 2008. She joined Amrita College of Nursing as Lecturer in the year 2012.

Involved in Student Research Works

Year Title
2013 Stress and coping among caregivers of children undergoing,cardiothoracic surgeries
2014 Awareness of mothers about the danger signs of infancy among mothers of infants attending pediatric units at Amrita Institute of Medical sciences,Kochi with a view to prepare an information booklet.
2015 Perceived impact of parenting style on self esteem among early adolescents at selected schools,Ernakulam.
2016 Effectiveness of prenatal education regarding antenatal exercise on practice and selected outcome.
2017 -2018 (ongoing) A comparative study on emotional intelligence and self esteem among children of working and non-working mothers in a selected school , Kochi.
Learning Needs and Perceived Competence OF STAFF NURSES in Agewise Care of Children in a Tertiary care Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India

Poster Presented

  • “Yoga to shape Obese kids”, presented during the International conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach conducted by Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi , on December 1 - 2 ,2017.
  • "Feed your baby well - Breast feeding Vs Formula feeds ", presented during the International conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach conducted by Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi , on December 1 -2 , 2017.

Conference Attended / Conducted

Year Affiliation
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 International conference on Obesity: A Multifaceted approach conducted by Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi , on 1st and 2nd Dec ,2017.
2015 Organising committee member in National conference on "Organ Transplant – together, towards tomorrow" organized by Amrita College of Nursing on 20th & 21st Nov 2015.
2015 Participated in state level workshop on “Inter professional collaboration for better patient outcome” at Amrita college of Nursing on 27th May 2015
2014 Participated in national conference of INS -India at Amrita Institute of Medical sciences on 21st and 22nd Nov,2014
2012 Participated in workshop on " Research skills in Nursing faculty – filling the gaps – conducted by Amrita College of Nursing ,Kochi on 29th Nov , 2012

Publications

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Publication Publication Type Title

2015

Journal Article

J. R, P., A. K., and Sarika T. K., “Awareness of Mothers about the Danger Signs of Infancy Among Mothers of Infants Attending Pediatric Units at Amrita Institute of Medical sciences , Kochi with a View to Prepare an Information Booklet”, The official journal of Trained Nurses Association of India. KNF , vol. 10, 2015.

2015

Journal Article

Jayakrishnan R., Prof. Anila K. P., and Sarika T. K., “Awareness of mothers about the danger signs of infancy”, Kerala Nursing Forum, vol. 10, no. 2, 2015.

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