Faculty and Research

Chethan Purushothama, MD
Assistant Professor
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Research Interest

Morphometric & morphological studies in Human Cadavers & Bones

Selected Publications

Prior to joining the Nazarbayev University School of Medicine’s mission, Chethan was involved in teaching Medical & Premed students at Medical University of The Americas, St Kitts & Nevis for almost four years. He was mainly involved in teaching Human Gross Anatomy & Embryology. At the previous medical school he was involved in teaching, preparing & guiding students to take NBME Shelf Exams & USMLE STEP 1 Exams.  Chethan has an extensive experience in teaching Anatomical sciences for almost ten years. He is involved in dissecting human cadavers, Prepare prosected cadaveric specimens & to support instructional delivery & student learning, apart from these he has underwent training to prepare plastinated specimens. He has a vast experience in preparing & delivering lectures using newest teaching modules & methodologies. He obtained his MD from Manipal University, Manipal, India. Prior to joining Manipal University he was working as a junior resident in anesthesiology department in a Medical School in India for a brief time.