Affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University

Paediatrics & Neonatology


Mothers and children together constitute 60% of the population and the reproductive and child health problems constitute a significant part of the morbidity and mortality in the community. Almost all this mortality happens in the tertiary care centres and if we upkeep the facilities we can bring down the preventable mortality.


  • To serve as a centre of excellence in Neonatal and Child health
  • To carry out state-of-the-art services in child care, to set high standards in Pediatric education and to promote quality research.

Focus of the Department

Preventive, Promotive and Curative Child Care, Comprehensive Education and quality Research Values, Quality Patient Care, & Patient Satisfaction, Excellence in Teaching, Leadership in innovation.

Research & Publications

Review Articles
Case Reports
Chapters in Text Books

Facilities Available

  • NICU (6 bedded)
  • PICU 6 Bedded
  • General Pediatrics
  • Immunization
  • Specialty Clinics
    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Well baby clinic & High risk infant follow up
    • Hematology
    • Nutrition
    • Asthma
    • Diarrhea
    • Neurology – EEG
  • Pediatric Dialysis

Teaching Programmes

Under Graduate

Theory, Clinical & Problem Oriented teaching.

Post Graduate

Case presentation, Seminar, Symposium, Journal review, Faculty  Lectures.

Conferences & CMEs
Faculty as Speaker
  1. Elizabeth K E. Annual CME Pediatrics, Panel discussion on Immunization. Sree Gokulam Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, March 18, 2018
  2. Elizabeth K E. Intensive Training Course for PGs. Blore Medical College, 10-11 March, 2018
  3. Elizabeth K E. 10 Commandments in Nutrition. Indian Dietetic Association, Kerala State Conference, Kottayam, Feb 4, 2018
  4. Elizabeth K E. Intensive Clinical Training Programme, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Coimbatore, Feb.09. 2018
  5. Elizabeth K E. OSCE Workshop & Mock Exam, Dr Mehta’s Hospital Chennai Feb 9-11, 2018
  6. Elizabeth K E. Panel Discussion on Nutrition for Health & Happiness. IAP Subspecialty Chapter on Nutrition, PEDICON, Nagpur 5-7 Jan 2018
  7. Elizabeth K E. Panel discussion. 4th National Conference of Society for Indian Academy of Medical Genetics (SIAMG), Trivandrum, Dec. 2017
  8. Elizabeth K E. Eating Disorders in Children 31st South Zone Conference, IAP Kerala, SOUTH PEDICON, Nov. Kollam, 2017
  9. Elizabeth K E. PEDNUTRIMED, Early Nutrition Programming. SreeMookambika Institute of Medical sciences, Kulasekharam, Nov. 2017
  10. Elizabeth K E. Panel Discussion. 15th Annual State Meet of IAP Cardiology Chapter, PEDHEART, Trivnadrum, Oct. 2017
  11. Elizabeth K E. CME on Applied Microbiology, MICROSMIMS, SreeMookambika Institute of Medical sciences, Kulasekharam, Oct. 2017
  12. Elizabeth K E, Featal Origin of Adulthood Diseases. PEDNUTRICON, National Conference of IAP Nutrition Chapter, TVM, Sept. 2017
  13. Elizabeth K E. 42nd Annual Conference of IAP- TNSC (KONGUPEDICON), Coimbatore, August, 2017
  14. Elizabeth K. E. 3T- IBHSc Training Course for Health Science Faculty, The Indian Program of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (Haifa), SMIMS, Kulasekharam, Tamil Nadu, July, 2017
  15. Elizabeth K. E. PEDICON, National Conference of IAP, Bangalore, Jan 2017
  16. Elizabeth K. E. Medical nutrition Therapy. IAP Subspecialty Chapter of Nutrition, PEDICON, Bangalore, Jan. 2017
  17. Elizabeth K. E, Mangalore Intensive Training for Exam of PGs, MITE-PG, Jan, 2017
  18. Elizabeth K. E. IAP Basic Life Support Course Provider Level, IMA House, Kochi, Jan 2017
  19. Elizabeth K. E. PEDGUT, Pediatric Gastroenterology Update, Kochi, May 2016
  20. Elizabeth K. E. Treasure Hunt Pediatric Office Practice, SUMMER PEDICON, Thalaserry, May, 2016
  21. Elizabeth K. E. State Allergy, Immunology & Environment Group, IAP, ERICHCON, Alappuzha, June, 2016
  22. Elizabeth K. E. Workshop on Nutrition Education Programme, Twin Cities Branch of IAP, Telangana, June, 2016
  23. Elizabeth K. E. Panel Discussion. Pediatric Intensive Care Conference- PICCON 2016, Thiruvananthapuram, July 2016
  24. Elizabeth K. E. Annual Conference of Pediatric Gastroenerology Chapter-GASTROPEDIA 2016, Kottayam, August 2016
  25. Elizabeth K. E. Annual Conference of Nutrition Chapter-PED NUTRICON, MIMS, Kozhikode, Sept. 2016
  26. Elizabeth K. E. Villupuram- Pondicherry Chapter NUTRICON, ManakulaVinayagar, Pondicherry,September, 2016
  27. Elizabeth K. E. Consultative Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals for IMR in Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, October, 2016
  28. Elizabeth K. E. Nutricon 2016, SreeMookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kulasekharam, KanyakumariDst, Tamil Nadu, October 2016
  29. Elizabeth K. E. SMART UG PAEDIATRICS, Training Programme, Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kulasekharam, KanyakumariDst, Tamil Nadu, October 2016
  30. Rugmini K. PEDNUTRIMED 2017, Food Allergy in Children. Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical sciences, Kulasekharam, Nov. 2017
  31. Sanjay K. Masaraddi. PEDNUTRIMED 2017, Workshop on Growth Charts. Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical sciences, Kulasekharam, Nov. 2017
Awards / Recognition

SAT Mix- RUTF for Malnutrition, ELIZ Mix (Gluten free)- RUTF for Malnutrition, ELIZ Health Paths- Three in one weight- height&   BMI Charts, ELIZ solutions, IMPACT- IAP Tool for Malnutrition, ELIZ Modified IMPACT- A Tool for Undernutrition & Obesity- The Dual Burden of Malnutrition.

Sl.NoTitleName of the JournalAuthors (First 2 authors followed by et al.)Month and year of publicationImpact Factor
1Malnutrition among Under five children belonging to an underprivileged community as per the ‘ABCDEF- ELIZ Modified IMPACT’ Approach.Nutrition Food Science JournalElizabeth K E.
Nov 9,2017

2Risk Stratification and Care Plan for Intervention using Indian Academy Of Pediatrics Malnutrition Proactive Assessment- A Comprehensive Tool (IMPACT) among Under five Children with Varying AilmentsNew Indian Journal of PediatricsAnjali Otiv,
K E.Elizabeth
Dec 20170.808
3Correlation of serum creatinine kinase Muscle-brain fraction and lactate dehydrogenase with severity of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in perinatal asphyxia in term neonates.Indian Journal of Contemporary PediatricsSanjay K M,
Roshan P M, Nedunchezhian P,
Sulekha C.
4Neonatal outcome in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus: A hospital-based studyIndian Journal of Contemporary PediatricsSanjay K M,
Saranya A K, Nedunchezhian P.
Sulekha C.
5Clinical Profile and Neonatal Outcome of Large and Small for Gestational Age (LGA & SGA) Babies born to Mothers with PRE-Gestational(Pre-GDM) and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)- A Cohort Study from South India.Indian Journal of Medical ResearchElizabeth K E,
Ashwin David
6Clinical Pattern and Malnutrition among Children with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) Attending Two Centres Under the RBSK Scheme.New Indian Journal of PediatricsElizabeth K E,
Nargis R,
Geetha V.
7Health Seeking Behavior and Pattern of Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) before and after Introduction of the RBSK Scheme.Indian Journal of Child HealthElizabeth K E,
Vidhya V K,
Nargis R,
Geetha V.
8Smart Nutrients and Tender Loving Care (TLC) for Brain Growth.Mini Review(BOAJ BIOACCENT Pediatrics)Elizabeth K E.
9Expanded Dengue Syndrome with Pneumo-Peritoneum, Hydrocephalus and Cerebeller infantThe Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR University online JournalsAhamed Roshan P M,
Elizabeth K E.
Sanjay K M,