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DR Basheer Madompoyil PROFESSOR
Koorachundu PO
Kozhikode Dist
Kerala, India




Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Physiology- Faculty of Medicine
PhD Title : Some aspects of psychophysiology of human cognition with particular reference to language processing
PhD Theme: The Neurophysiological and cognitive aspects of language processing in normal and dementia prone subjects using experimental neuropsychological and biochemical tests
MSc Human physiology (Collateral- Basic anatomy, Biochemistry and Immunology and Microbiology)
{1996 – 1999}
Dec 2018 Till date      
Professor Al Azhar Medical College and Super Specialty Hospital, Thodupuzha,
Head of the Department of Physiology  Al Azhar DC,
Nodal Officer (Kerala University of Health Science Quality Assurance System and Institutional Academic Monitoring Cell)

 Dec 2015 –Dec 2018     
Associate Professor Al Azhar Medical College and Super Specialty Hospital Thodupuzha
Professor of Physiology Al Azhar Dental College  Thodupuzha


Oct 2013- Oct 2015     
Assistant Professor of Physiology  and Head  of  Research Programs, Orotta School of Medicine, Asmara, Eritrea   
Oct 2011 – Oct 2013      
Assistant Professor of Physiology and Head, Department of Chemistry in Health and Disease (Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Genetics) Orotta School of Medicine and Dental Medicine. Head Student Research Program
Oct 2008 – Oct 2011      
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, MES Medical College, Perinthalmanna Kerala, India
Sep 2006 – Sep 2008      
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Al Arab University, Benghazi, Libya
May 2004 – Sep 2006
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, MES Medical College Perinthalmanna, Kerala, India
Aug 1999 – Apr 2004     
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
Teaching and Research

Training Courses Attended
•             Workshop on Academic monitoring Cell and Quality Assurance System Kerala University of Health Sciences 2019                     
•             Work shop on Competency Based Medical Education Kerala University of Health Sciences           2019
•             Work shop on Competency Based Medical Education-Medical Council of India (MCI) NCFD, GMC Kottayam 2019
•             Work shop on Revised Basic Course in Medical Education and   Technologies Medical Council of India (MCI) NCFD, GMC Kottayam 2017
•             Work shop on Medical Education and Technology NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh 2002
•             Workshop on Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology University of Calicut 2018                               
•             Workshop on  Curriculum Revision Part 2 2014
•             Workshop on  Curriculum Revision Part 1 2014                                                 
Ribu Sam Stephen A.G. Joshi, Basheer M. P (Corresponding Author) The effect of external pressure on nerve conduction in Median nerve of healthy individuals and clinically diagnosed patients of carpal tunnel syndrome MedPulse International Journal of Physiology. November 2018; 8(2): 19-24.

Ribu Sam Stephen A.G. Joshi2, Basheer M. P (Corresponding Author)The Effect of External Pressure on Two Point Discrimination Test and Pain Threshold in Healthy Individuals and Clinically Diagnosed Patients of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome MedPulse International Journal of Physiology. September 2018; 7(3): 46-49 DOI:

Basheer.MP, Pradeep Kumar. KM, Muneer RE, Sreekumaran. E, Ramakrishna. T, Hydroxy vitamin D status and Cognitive impairment in the elderly among Indian population MedPulse International Journal of Physiology. August 2018; 7(2): 41-45. DOI:

Basheer. MP, Soopy K, Pradeep Kumar, Sreekumaran. E, Ramakrishna.T, Vitamin B complex and homocysteine status and Cognitive impairment in the elderly among Indian population. Journal of Neuro Science and Behavioral Health Vol. 8(4), pp. 20-26, November 2016

Basheer.MP, Pradeep Kumar, Sreekumaran. E, Ramakrishna. T, “A study of Serum Magnesium, Calcium and Phosphorus level, and Cognition in the Elderly population of South India” Alexandria Journal of Medicine- Alexandria Journal of Medicine (2016) 52, 303–308 (Elsevier)

Pradeep Kumar KM, Bineesh, Basheer MP “Investigation of serum parameters in type 2 diabetes mellitus Patients on drug treatment” International Journal of Medicine and Health Profession Research. 1(2), 2014, 57 - 67.

Khawaja Shakeel Ahmed, Basheer Madompoyil, Janak Dulari Ahi, Aleem Ahmed Khan, Santosh Kumar Tiwari, Mohammed Aejaz Habeeb. “A Study on the Transmission of Helicobacter pylori from food prepared and consumed under hygienic and unhygienic conditions: A first study using biopsy samples”. Health 2014; 6:4:274-283

Khawaja Shakeel Ahmed1, Basheer Madompoyil, Anghesom Ambesajir Ghebremedhin1, John Issac1, Janak Dulari Ahi3, Aleem Ahmed Khan, Santosh Kumar Tiwari ‘’Studying the importance of Vac A gene of helicobacter pylori and its correlation with the disease status of the subjects’’. Journal of Cancer Therapy, 2013, 4, 68-74

Smitha Balraj and Basheer MP. “Genetic diversity among Puntiussophore complex using restriction fragment length polymorphism” Journal of Medical and Allied Sciences (J M e d A l li e d S c i 2 0 12; 2 (2) : 4 9 - 5 3

Nandakumar LG, Kaveri NK, Anmol MNY, Domple Viyay K, Basheer MP and Raghu Sundarachary. “Clinic Prevalence and Risk Analysis of Early-onset of T2DM among Rural Indian Diabetic Population”. Asian Journal of Diabetology, Vol. 13 No.3

Pradeep Kumar KM and Basheer MP “Biochemical changes in blood after envenomation by viper and cobra” Journal of Medical and Allied Sciences (J M e d A l li e d S c i 2 0 1 1 ; 1 ( 1 ) : 3 6 – 41

Basheer MP ‘Genetic Variations in Milk components and the Effect of Milk Protein Genetic Variant on Heat stability’ International Journal of Pharma and Biosciences Vol. 2 / Issue 1/ Jan-Mar 2011


Presently Member, Board of Studies in Physiology, University of Calicut, Kerala, India. As a member of the board of studies I have been involved in setting up the physiology syllabus for the Post graduate Physiology and Biochemistry Courses
Examiner ship: Recognized Examiner for the University examination indifferent Universities in INDIA and abroad
Physiology Question paper setter for various medical               and allied courses for University examinations
Chairperson   M Phil Question paper setters (Physiology and Biochemistry, University of Calicut) 2017 onwards
Chairperson MSc Physiology Question paper setters – University of Calicut 2018

Computer Skill

Computer literate in MS Word, Access, Excel and MS PowerPoint, software and hard ware.
Basic ‘Hands-on-experience’ on Statistical programs.
Undertaken training in Networking and Web Designing



Techniques Known

Cryopreservation of cell lines and handling
Mammalian and human cell culture and culture media preparation
Total RNA extraction, cDNA synthesis from RNA
PCR from cDNA, Real time PCR
Staining cells with DAPI, Purification techniques
MTT Assay/Comet Assay
Routine haematological tests, Amphibian and Mammalian Techniques including stereotaxic, Polygraph and Histological preparation.
Routine Biochemical Experiments, Chromatography, Electrophoresis, Spectrophotometry,        
Routine Microbiological experiments (including tests for identification of    bacteria, WIDAL, VDRL, and Antibiotic Sensitivity tests, ELISAbdul Waheed Ansari