Dr. Dolly John Shiju M.Sc.(N), Ph.D.(N)- Principal & Professor
Dr. DOLLY JOHN SHIJU Ph.D.(N) sewed as Principal at RDM Nursing College Office on April 2004. Her journey in nursing has begun in the year 1990; she is specialized in Medical Surgical Nursing and holds PhD in Cardiac Nursing. She started her career as a nurse and served in cardiothoracic ICU of Southern Railway Headquarters Hospital, Chennai. After Post graduation, she joined Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai and committed herself for teaching nursing students. She has immense passion for teaching young people.
Under her leadership many new courses are introduced in RDM College of Nursing such as M.Sc. Psychiatric Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc (N), Post Diploma in Emergency and Disaster Nursing, Post Diploma in Critical Care Nursing, PhD in Nursing and Nurse Practitioner in Critical Care. She has extensive experience in curriculum planning, policy development, organizing international, national and state level workshops and conferences. She has published several research articles in national journals, presented scientific papers and also being a resource person for various conferences. She served as an Executive editor of the TN Nursing Council Journal of Medical Surgical Nursing for 3 years.
She is instrumental in incorporating newer teaching and learning methods in the curriculum, conducting research activities, introducing yoga course, arranging guest lecturers on latest updates, helping the students and faculty to find their own potentials by giving opportunity in dynamic areas, deputing faculty for training programs and also giving special attention to students extracurricular activities.Dr. DOLLY JOHN SHIJU Ph.D.(N)