Dr. Krupa Shankar

Dr. Krupa Shankar
Dermatologist, Bangalore

MD, DVD, FAGE, MISD (USA), FAAD (USA), MEAAC

  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Krupa Shankar is a Chairman of the Scientific Committee of Manipal hospital Bangalore from 16th January 2012
  • Professor, Academic coordinator, Coordinator of post graduate studies, and examiner in dermatology, Manipal hospital Bangalore
  • Ex-President Bangalore Dermatological society
  • Speciality Advisor to Manipal Cure and Care 
  • President Indian medical association Bangalore south east
  • Former secretary CODFI
  • Pioneered CO2 laser surgery in south India and erbium YAG laser in vitiligo
2011 April – Till Date:
  • Professor, Co-Ordinator of Educational Activities and Examiner in Department of Dermatology, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore
  • Member of the Scientific Review Commitee Of Manipal Hospitals to review all research projects with respect to clinical research protocols funded and non-funded and clinical applicability, from June 1st 2011
  • Principal investigator in "A phase 3 randomized, double blind, placebo controlled, one way crossover, multidose, multi center, safety and efficacy study of T1h mAb administered intravenously in subjects with active moderate to severe psoriasis" form Oct 2009 to March 2012
2003 July to March 2011:
  • Head of the Department of Dermatology, Coordinator of post graduate studies and examiner in Dermatology, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore
  • [www.manipalhospital.com and www.manipalhospital.org]
  • Clinical adviser in Dermatology to Manipal cares and cure clinics, which is a chain of wellness clinics across India
  • Member of the Manipal Hospital Stem Cell Research Committee
1993 Jan to June 2003:
  • Consultant Dermatologist at Manipal Hospital, Airport Road, Bangalore and Consultations at own chambers
1991 April - December 1992:
  • Senior Registrar in Dermatology, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore
1988 Jan - March 1991:
  • Consultation at own chambers at City market and Raja Rajeshwarinagar
  • Visiting consultant to Sharavati Hospital, Vijayanagar, Bangalore
  • Consultant Dermatologist at M/S Medinova Diagnostic Services, 55 infantry road, Bangalore
  • Visiting consultant on call to many Hospitals and Nursing homes

Specialities

  • Dermatology (Skin)

Expertise

  • Dermatitis
  • Photo Dermatology
  • Lasers In Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Education

  • MD, DVD, FAGE, MISD (USA), FAAD (USA), MEAAC
  • MBBS From Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Mysore, (1979-83)
  • DVD From Kasturba Medical College Manipa (1985-86)
  • MD From Kasturba Medical College Manipal, 1987
  • Fellow of the American academy of dermatology

Practice Information

Mallige Medical Centre, Bangalore

Mallige Medical Centre, Bangalore

31/32, Crescent Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560001

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Achievements & Contributions

  • The scientific validity of all research activities in the hospital is examined by this committee, before it is undertaken
  • Interferon alpha 2b in recurrent Genital herpes
  • Clinico-histological correlation in patients with leprosy on MDT
  • Minimal erythema dose studies in patients with PLE and Photodermatoses
  • Hand eczema in Hospital staff
  • Minimum tanning dose studies with topical and systemic Psoralens in vitiligo patients
  • Frictional pigmentary dermatoses
  • Correlation of Tzanck smear with clinical diagnosis
  • Co-investigator from Bangalore for the project on "Bio-hazard of airborne allergens" sponsored by the Ministry of Forests and Environment , Government of India
  • Co-investigator from Bangalore for the study on contact Dermatitis to topical corticosteroids and vehicles carried out by the contact and Occupational Dermatoses forum of India
  • Contact dermatitis and patch testing in patients with nummular dermatitis
  • Randomized study of  Betamethasone v/s Betamethasone+ Tazarotene in localized psoriasis
  • Minimal Erythema and minimal phototoxic dose studies in photo dermatology
  • Study of facial melanoses
  • Atopic patch test with the use of skin prick test antigens in children with Atopic dermatitis
  • Clinical study of Photodermatoses
  • Skin manifestations in renal disease
  • Study of topical and systemic agents in onychomycosis
  • Skin manifestations in Diabetes mellitus
  • Pimecrolimus v/s. Fluticasone in vitiligo- a randomized clinical study
  • Cosmetic contact dermatitis – clinical and patch test study
  • Low level laser and light therapy in inflammatory acne
  • The role of adjunctive salicylic acid  peels in inflammatory acne
  • Randomized clinical study of the role of oral Bacillus Subtilis in children with atopic dermatitis
  • Skin prick test in paints with nummular dermatitis
  • Acitretin in palmar and plantar psoriasis
  • Betamethasone + Calcipotriol in localized psoriasis
  • Phase 1 and 2 trials on the role of a new biologic agents  in Psoriasis
  • Stem cell therapy in unstable vitiligo
  • Scientific committee chairman 1st national conference of the ACSICON, Bangalore 1996
  • Faculty member, scientific and organizing committee member in IADVL conferences over the last 2 decades at national and regional levels
  • 107 lectures at national and international conferences
  • Actively involved in researching monoclonal antibody therapy of psoriasis and stem cell therapy in vitiligo
  • Member of the Scientific Review Commitee Of Manipal Hospitals [referred to as "Commitee" hereon, to review all research projects with respect to clinical research protocols funded and non-funded and clinical applicability] from June 1st 2011
  • Papers Presented At Conferences :Holigarana Ferruginea Induced Allergic Contact Dermatitis.i.a.d.v.l. National Conference.january 1987 Pune
  • Dermatitis Among Cashew Factory Workers And Efficacy Of Barrier Creams As Protectants.i.a.d.v.l. K.t. Branch Conference, Salem, August 1987
  • Conducted A Work Shop On Dispensing Pharmacy: 13th National Conference Of India Association For The Study Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases 11thand 12th February 1989. Manipal India
  • Acceleration Of Repigmentation In Vitiligo By Topical Mimoxidil In Patients On Photochemotherapy.  18th National Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l. Jaipur, January 19-21st, 1990
  • Carbamazepine Induced Reversible Onychomadesis. I.a.d.v.l.k.t. Branch Conference Chidambaram, May 1992
  • What Is New In Dermatology? 20th National Conference Of The Iadvl 9-11th January 1992. Patina Bihar India
  • Pilot Open Clinical Trial Of Interferon Alpha 2b In Genital Herpes.    21st National Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l. 26-30th January Manipal India 1993
  • Minimum Photoxic Dose To Topically Applied Psoralens. 23rd National     Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l.26-29th January 1995  Madras.india
  • Minimum Erythema Dose In Ple And Other Conditions. 23rd National     Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l.26-29th January 1995  Madras.india
  • Nail Changes In Clinical Practice : Iadvl Kt Branch Annual Conference 17th May 1995.mangalore . India
  • What Skin Disease Is This?; Indian Medical Association February 1995 Bangalore India
  • A Study Of Minimum Pigmentogenic Dose In Vitiligo Patients Following Oral 8 Mop.  24th National Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l. Ahmedabad.1996 Jan
  • Patch Test Reactions To Dental Materials In Patients With Oral And Cutaneous Lichen Planus.  Iii South Zone Conference Of The I.a.d.v.l. Calicut. October 1995
  • Patch Test With The Textile Series :24th National Conference Of The Iadvl 25-28 Jan 1996 Ahmedabad India
  • Cutaneous Patch Tests: Conference On Occupational Skin Diseases 24 And 25th August 1996 St Johns National Academy Of Health Sciences Bangalore India
  • 3 Year Follow Up Of Genital Herpes Following Low Dose Interferon Alpha 2b Therapy. 19th World Congress Of Dermatology, Sydney, Australia.june.1997
  • International Meeting On Pigmentary Disorders From A Global Perspective :22-24 June 1997 Bali Indonesia
  • Treatment Of Rhinophyma With The Carbon-di-oxide Laser :3rd National Conference Of The Association Of Dermatological Surgeons Of India.coimbatore Oct. 1998
  • Management Of Some Dermatoses Of The External Nose With Co2 Laser : 8th South Zone Conference Of Iadvl 6-8th November 1998  Mysore India
  • Demonstration Of Hair Replacement Surgery With Radiofrequency Probe: 3rd National Conference Of The Association Of Dermatological Surgeons Of India. Coimbatore Oct. 1998
  • Introduction And Overview Of Drug Reactions :61st Kt  Branch Conference Of The Iadvl 8th -10th May 1998 Bangalore India
  • Patch Testing In Office Practice ;27th National Conference Of The Iadvl 28-31st January 1999.bhubaneswar Orissa India
  • Patch Testing With The Shoe Series: 5th Asia Pacific Environmental And Occupational Dermatology Symposium.3-5 December 1999 Mumbai India.
  • Patch Testing With The Scandinavian Photopatch Series :5th Asia Pacific Environmental And Occupational Dermatology Symposium.3-5 December 1999 Mumbai India
  • Chaired Guest Lecture By Dr U F Haustein : 5th Asia Pacific Environmental And Occupational Dermatology Symposium.3-5 December 1999 Mumbai India
  • Patch Testing With Standard Series In Office Practice : The 1st South Asian Regional Conference Of Dermatology .1-3 October 1999, Katmandu Nepal.
  • Pulsed Erbium Yag Laser-spectrum Of Indications:28th National Conference Of Indian Association Of Dermatologists,venereologists And Leprologists, Jan 27-30, 2000, Bangalore India
  • Neurological Complications Of Lignocaine: 28th National Conference Of Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists, Jan 230, 2000, Bangalore India
  • Conducted Workshop On Patch Testing: 11th South Zone Conference Of The Iadvl.14th August 2000, Coimbatore India
  • Contact Dermatitis To Topical Coticosteroids: 11th South Zone Conference Of The Iadvl.14th August 2000, Coimbatore India
  • Attended Course On Dermatopathology By Dr Bernard Ackerman, A,:21-22 November 2000, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai India
  • Chaired A Session: 66th Kt Branch Annual Conference Of The Iadvl 11th And 12th May 2002, Hubli, Karnataka India
  • Patch Testing With Standard Series In Office Practice: 20th World Congress Of Dermatology, 29th June-5th July 2002, Paris, France
  • Free Hand Super Pulsed Laser Surgery In Skin Types 4,5 And 6: 20th Wold Congress Of Dermatology , 29t June-5th July 2002, Paris, France
  • High Powered, Super Pulsed Co2 Laser In Cutaneous Surgery: 30th National Conference Of Iadvl, 24-27th January 2002, Cochin Kerala
  • Micordermabrasion In Acne Scars: 5th Biennial Conference Of The Association Of Cutaneous Surgeons Of India:22-24 November 2002, Chandigarh India
  • Super Pulse Co2 Laser In Skin Types 4 To 6:12th South Zone Conference Of The Iadvl 25-27th October 2002, Bangalore India
  • Epidemioogy Of Skin Diseases In A Suburban Community: 12th South Zone Conference Of The Iadvl 25-27th October 2002, Bangalore India
  • Effect Of Botulinum Toxin Type A On Dynamic And Static Creases: 12th South Zone Conference Of The Iadvl 25-27th October 2002, Bangalore India
  • Contact Dermatitis In Children: Dermatology Update 2002: 22nd December 2002, Command Hospital Airforce Bangalore India
  • Contact Dermatitis In Children With Atopic Dermatitis :indian Academy Of Pediatrics Annual Cme Program 2003.7-8th June 2003.indian Institute Of Science .bangalore
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis In Patients With Psoriasis:31st National Conference Of Iadvl , 30th Jan-2nd Feb. 2003.kolkata India
  • Study Of Dermatoses At A Correctional Facility : 31st National Conference Of Iadvl , 30th Jan-2nd Feb. 2003.kolkata India
  • Histopathology Of Some Papulosquamus Disorders: 31st National Conference Of Iadvl , 30th Jan-2nd Feb. 2003.kolkata India
  • Laser Surgery In India- Current Scenario: 31st National Conference Of Iadvl , 30th Jan-2nd Feb. 2003.kolkata India
  • Invasive Vs. Non Invasive Procedures In Indian Skin: 31st National Conference Of Iadvl , 30th Jan-2nd Feb. 2003.kolkata India
  • Microdermabrasion In Acne Scars And Pigmentary Dermatoses.3rd South Asian Regional Conference Of Dermatology Venereology And Leprology .9-12th October 2003colombo Sri Lanka
  • Epidemiology Of Sin Diseases In Community Practice In A Semi Rural Clinic. 3rd South Asian Regional Conference Of Dermatology Venereology And Leprology .9-12th October 2003colombo Sri Lanka
  • Electrophonopheresis In Pigmentary Disorders3rd South Asian Regional Conference Of Dermatology Venereology And Leprology .9-12th October 2003colombo Sri Lanka
  • Before Buying A Laser: Biennial Conference  Of The Cutaneous Surgeons Of India: 26-28 November 2004.
  • Dermatosurgery In Children:3rd National Conference Of The Indian Society Of Pediatric Dermatology 21-22 August 2004, Indian Institute Of Science  Bangalore India.
  • Phototherapy Of Atopic Dermatitis:1st National Workshop On Phototherapy 10-11th April 2004, Bangalore India
  • How To Set Up A Laser Clinic : 32nd National Conference Of The Iadvl 22-25th Jan 2004 Mumbai India
  • Common Dermatoses-standards In Management: Dermatology Update 2004: 12th December 2002, Command Hospital Airforce Bangalore India 
  • Microdermabrasion In Acne, Acne Scars And Post Acne Pigmentation: 9th International Congress Of Dermatology 19-22nd May 2004, Beijing China
  • Diamond Tool Microdermabrasion In Acne And Varicella Scars And  Pigmentation; 33rd National Conference Of Iadvl And 4th South Asian Regional Conference Of Dermatology 3-6th Feb. 2005, New Delhi India
  • Moderator, Chair Person, Panelist: International Cosmoderm Congress 8-10th February 2005 Mumbai India
  • Management Of Pigmentary Disorders With The Carbon Dioxide Laser: International Cosmoderm Congress 8-10th February 2005 Mumbai India
  • Effective Management Of Fungal Infections: National Convention Of Family Physicians 28-30th January 2005, Bangalore India
  • Microdermabrasion In Clinical Practice: Continuing Dermatological Education 18-19th April 2003 Mangalore Indi
  • Chaired A Session On Histopathology Of Vasculitis: 2nd Dermatopathology Symposium 4th December 2005 Bangalore India
  • Chaired A Session And Faculty On Laser Hair Reduction Workshop: Trichocon 2005 12th -14th August 2005 Bangalore India
  • Patch Testing With The Cosmetic Series In Patients With Suspected Cosmetic Contact Dermatitis: Codficon 2006, 3-5th November 2006 Mumbai .india
  • Patch Testing And Its Interpretation At 1st Icaai Workshop On Diagnosis And Management Of Allergy 10-12th February 2006 Bangalore India.
  • Cosmetic Contact Dermatitis: 34th National Conference Of Iadvl, 2-5 Feb 2006 Hyderabad India
  • Demonstration Of Non Ablative Radiofrequency; Cosmecon 2006, International Conference On Aging And Anti Aging July 2006 Bangalore India.
  • Cosmetic Contact Dermatitis; 5th Iacd World Congress December 9-13th 2006 Melbourne Australia
  • Characterizing Nummular Dermatitis; 35th National Congress Of The Iadvl 25-28th January 2007 Chennai India
  • Conducted Workshop On Phototherapy In Psoriasis And Determination Of Minimal Erythema And Minimal Phototoxic Doses: 35th National Congress Of The Iadvl 25-28th January 2007 Chennai India
  • Moderated International Faculty Session On Improving Outcomes In Psoriasis: 35th National Congress Of The Iadvl 25-28th January 2007 Chennai India
  • Charactering Nummular Dermatitis:21st World Congress Of Dermatology 1-5th October 2007 Buenos Aires Argentina
  • Clinical Audit Of Long Pulse Nd Yag Laser Hair Reduction: 21st World Congress Of Dermatology 1-5th October 2007 Buenos Aires Argentina
  • Autologous Serum Skin Test In Urticaria: 21st World Congress Of Dermatology 1-5th October 2007 Buenos Aires Argentina
  • Betamethasone Dipropionate And Tazorotene Vs. Betamethasone Dipropionate In Localized Psoriasis. 21st World Congress Of Dermatology 1-5th October 2007 Buenos Aires Argentina
  • Future Of Dermatology And Dermatologists: Dermatology Update 2007, , Post Graduate Department Of Dermatology, Command Hospital Air Force , Bangalore 16th December
  • Randomized Clinical Trial Of Salicylic Acid Peels In Patents With Inflammatory Acne. Dermacon 2008, 36th National Conference Of The Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists 24-27th January , Chandigarh India
  • Patch Testing In Patients With Suspected Cosmetic Contact Dermatitis. Dermacon 2008, 36th National Conference Of The Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists 24-27th January, Chandigarh India
  • Unusual Linear Dermatoses. Dermacon 2008, 36th National Conference Of The Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists 24-27th January, Chandigarh India
  • Clinical Audit Of Prick Testing In Patients With Chronic Urticaria Dermacon 2008, 36th National Conference Of The Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists 24-27th January, Chandigarh India
  • Co2 Laser In The Management Of Angiofibromas In A Patient With Tuberous Sclerosis.. Dermacon 2008, 36th National Conference Of The Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists 24-27th January, Chandigarh India
  • Moderated A Session On Psoriasis At International Derma Conclave Singapore September 7th 2008
  • Assessment Of Psychosocial Impact And Knowledge, Attitude And Practices In Acne Patients .(id 665) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Hypertriglyceridemia And Its Management In Patients On Oral Retinoids. (id 672) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Low Level Laser Therapy (lllt) In Acne' (id 676) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Atopic Patch Testing' (id 671) Icd 2009, 50th Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009.
  • A Study Of Cosmetic Contact Dermatitis (id 679) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Secondary Contact Dermatitis In Chronic Inflammatory Dermatoses (id 664) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Audit Of Laboratory Investigations In Diffuse Alopecia' (id 670) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatologyprague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Etiological Approach To Chronic Urticaria' (id 673) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009.
  • Type-1 Hypersensitivity To Food Antigens In Patients With Nummular Dermatitis (id 674) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009.
  • Diagnostic Yield In Patients With Vitiligo' (id 669) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Experimental Stem Cell Therapy In Vitiligo' (id 675) Icd 2009, 50th  Annual Conference Of The International Society Of Dermatology Prague, Czech Republic May , 20th -24th 2009
  • Panelist On Cicatricial Alopecia At Trichocon-ii, Second National Conference On Trichology Of The Iadvl Coimbatore July 18th And 19th 2009
  • Carbon Di Oxide Laser: Clinical Guidelines And Practical Tips :73rd Annual Conference Of The Iadvl Karnataka And Tamilnadu Branch ,erode,8th And 9th August 2009
  • Panelist On Acne And Pigmentation At Cosdermindia-2009 At Hotel Marriot, Hyderabad On 15-16th August 2009
  • Paper On'atopic Patch Test'-codfi Workshop At Bangalore On 21-22nd November 2009
  • Paper On “pasi Scoring And Photo Testing'  In The 'investigator's Meeting' At Dhow Palace Hotel, Dubai On 22-23rd January 2010
  • Chair Person In Eadv India-2010 At Bangalore On 12th March 2010
  • Moderator In Symposium On'seborreheic Dermatitis' At Bangalore On 4th July 2010
  • Moderator In 'trichology Hair India-2010' 1st International Congress At Chennai On 3-5th September 2010
  • Panelist On Acne And Pigmentation In Cosdermindia-2010 At Mumbai On 18-19th September 2010
  • Panelist On 'pigmentation' And Paper On 'cosmetic Contact Dermatitis'  In Dermacon-2011, At Gurgaon, Haryana On 3rd -6th February 2011
  • Chair Person And Moderator In Chrome Age Asia- 2011 At Calicut, Kerala On 14th -16th January 2011
  • Moderator And Paper On 'quality Of Life' In Symposium On 'psoriasis And Atopic Dermatitis' At Bangalore On 27th March 2011
  • Joint Organizing Secretary And Paper On 'stem Cell Therapy In Vitiligo' In Vitilicon-2011 At Bangalore On 22nd -24th April 2011
  • Moderator In The 'tress Talk With Experts' - Round Table Meeting 'changing Trends In Hair Restoration Therapy '  At Hotel Taj Exotica, Goa On 7th May 2011
  • Strategic Patient Counseling- Talk Delivered At The Bangalore Dermatological Society Monthly Meet At Hotel Citadel, Bangalore On 22nd May 2011
  • Paed-derma, 2011- Cme In Pediatric Dermatology, Talk Delivered At Department Of Dermatology And Std, Bmcri, Bangalore On 'viral Infections In Children' On 13th August 2011
  • Moderator For The Nation Wide Webinar Talk Delivered By Mark Lebwohl On "ammonium Lactate In The Treatment Of Skin Diseases'' At Hotel Taj Viventa Bangalore On 09th September 2011
  • Chairperson And Moderator For A Session Titled; An Integral Approach To Anti Aging, From Hydration To Cell Turnover " By Dr Eric Dupont At Sheraton Bangalore On 16th November 2011
  • Talk Delivered On The Topic "systemic Management Of Blistering Dermatoses" At 23rd National Conference And Silver Jubilee Celebration Of Indian Academy Of Oral Medicine And Radiology (iaomr), Nimhans Convention Centre, Bangalore On 9th December 2011
  • Panelist On "reactions In Leprosy" At Dermatology Update On "systemic Diseases And Skin" Held At Sushruta Auditorium, Command Hospital, Bangalore On 18th December 2011
  • Chairperson For A Session Titled "management Of Urticaria"by Dr Kiran Godse At Bds Annual Get Together Event, Clarks Exotica Bangalore On 22nd January 2012
  • "patient Counseling Issues. What We Must Tell Our Patients"- Invited Lecture Delivered At 40th National Conference Of Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists At Jaipur, On 8th -12th February
  • Moderator For The Nationwide Webinar Talk Delivered By Craig G. Burkhart On 'role Of Microbiology And Biofilms In Acne' At Hotel Taj Viventa Bangalore On 11th March 2012
  • 'global Derma Trends' Organized By Asian Society Of Continuing Medical Education Participated As A Chairperson And Speaker At Almaty Kazakhstan On 2012
  • Talk Delivered On “biologics In Psoriasis” At Chancery Pavilion, Bangalore On 23rd December 2012
  • Moderator For The Talk By Markus Maroua On “updosing In Urticaria” At Taj West End, Bangalore On 22nd Jan 2013
  • Invited Talk Delivered On “patient Counseling In Urticaria” At 41st National Conference Of Indian Association Of Dermatologists, Venereologists And Leprologists At Ahmedabad, On 25th Jan 2013
  • Invited Lecture On “newer Chemical Peels” At Command Hospital Air Force, Bangalore On 24th Feb 2013
  • Moderator As Well As Chairperson For The Talk “urticaria And H1 Antihistamine Therapy, Theory, Updates And Insights’ By Martin K Church At Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bangalore On 26th March 2013
  • Moderator As Well As Panelist For The Talk “is It Possible To Manufacture Lasers In India? And Setting Up Laser Unit In Small Town” At Acsicon Bangalore On 26th April 2013
  • As Faculty And Delivered A Lecture On “ablative Lasers- Getting Best Results Safely” At Acsicon Bangalore On 26th April 2013
  • Talk Delivered In Cme On “novel Strategies In Mild Acne Managemant” At Hotel Atria, Bangalore On 16th April 2013
  • Publications :Ds Krupashankar, Cr Srinivas
  • Detection Of Nickel In Coins By Dimethylglyxime Spot Test (le)
  • Year : 1987  |  Volume : 53  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 191—
  • Absence Of Nickel In Detergents Confirmed By Dmg Spot Test.
  • (ind.j.derm.venereol, Leprol) 1987:53:171.
  • Holigarna Ferruginea Induced Allergic Contact Dermatitis.(ind.j.derm.venereol.leprol) 1986:52:218-9.
  • Chemical Characterisation And Clinical Studies On The Allergic Principles Of Holigarna Ferriginea March.indian Drugs 24(4) 1-4.
  • Allergic Agent Of Holigarna Ferruginea.  Contact Dermatitis.1987:17:219-222.
  • Absence Of Dermatitis Among Rubber Plantation Workers.(ind.j.derm.venereol, Leprol) 1987:53:292.
  • Photoactivated 8-methoxypsoralen In Repigmentation Of Tuberculoid Leprosy Ind.j.leprosy.1987:55, 1:159-60.
  • Oral Hyposensitisation In Parthenium Dermatitis. Contact Dermatitis.1988:23:242-3.
  • Flare Up Nickel Contact Dermatitis Following Oral Challenge. Ind.j.derm.venereol.leprol.1988:54;93-4.
  • Contact Dermatitis Due To Cashew Nut (anacardium Occidentale) Shell Oil, Pericarp And Kernelpasricha Js, Srinivas Cr, Krupa Ds Shanker, Shankar Ds, Shenoy Kalpanaindian Journal Of Dermatology, Venereology And Leprology, Year 1988, Volume 54, Issue 1
  • Occupational Dermatoses Among Cashew  Nut Workers In Karnataka. Ind.j.dermatol.venereol.lepro;.1988:54:15-20.
  • Singh Kk, Srinivas Cr, Krupashankar Ds, Naik R. Study Of Thirty Three Cases Of Fixed Drug Eruption. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1990;56:123-4
  • Contact Urticaria Induced By Semecarpus Anacardium.  Contactdermattis.1992:26:200.
  • Reversible Onychomadesis Induced By Carbamazepine. Ind.j.derm.venereol.leprol.1996:62:256-7.
  • Congenital Leukaemia Presenting With Skin Nodules. Ind.j.derm.venereol.leprol.1996:62:169-70.
  • Occupational Dermatoses Among The Silk Workers. Kanthraj Gr, Krupashankar Ds, Srinivas Cr Indian Journal Of Dermatology, Year 1996, Volume 41, Issue 2
  • Frictional Pigmentary Dermatoses: A Clinical And Histopathological Study Of 27 Cases.ind.j.derm.venereol.leprol.1997:63:99-100.
  • Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis And Disseminated Superficial Actinic Porokeratosis Occuring In The Same Patient - A Case Report.  Ind.j.dermatol.venereol.leprol.(accepted For Publication).
  • Allergenic Agent In Contact Dermatitis From Holigarna Ferruginea,c.r. Srinivas, S.b, Kulkarni, S.k.menon, D.s.krupa Shankar, M.a.iyengar, K.k.singh, R.p.sequeira & K.r.holla.contact Dermatitis 1987:17:219-222.
  • Suction Blister Grafting For Stable Vitiligo Using Pulsed Erbium Yag Laser Ablation For Recipient Site. Mukta Sachdev, D.s.krupa Shankar Int.j.dermatol , June 2000, Issue 6, Vol 139, June, 39(6) 471-3.
  • Pulsed Erbium Yag Laser Assisted Autologous Epidermal Punch Grafting In Vitiligo - Mukta Sachdev, D.s.krupa Shankar.int.j.dermatol , Nov 2000,  Issue Ii, Vol .139 Nov.39 (11) 868 - 871.
  • The High Energy Superpulsed Co2 Laser For Recalcitrant Lichen Planus.a Reverse Koebner Effect- Mukta Sachdev, Munish Paul ,d.s.krupa Shankar Indian Journal Of Dermatosurgery,2000,vol2, No1, 28-30.
  • Relevance Of Patch Testing In Patients With Nummular Dermatitis: Krupa Shankar Ds, Shrestha S. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2005;71:406-408
  • Leg Ulcers Due To Hyperhomocysteinemia: Krupa Shankar Ds, Akhib Syed
  •  Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol  2006 : 72 : 367-369
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Chakravarthi M. Atopic Patch Testing. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2008;74:467-70
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Shilpakar R. Acitretin In The Management Of Recalcitrant Warts. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial Online] 2008 [cited 2008 Dec 4];74:393-5.
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Kushalappa A, Suma Ks, Pai Aa. Author's Reply. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial Online] 2008 [cited 2008 Dec 4];74:170-1.
  • Krupashankar Ds. Standard Guidelines Of Care: Co 2 Laser For Removal Of Benign Skin Lesions And Resurfacing. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2008;74:61-7
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Gupta V. Management Of Ear Rim Keloid With Carbon Dioxide Laser. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2007;73:445
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Kushalappa Aa, Suma Ks, Pai Sa. Multiple Dermatofibromas On Face Treated With Carbon Dioxide Laser. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2007;73:194-5
  • Scoring Systems In Dermatology Ds.krupa Shankar , S.sacchinand, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers First Edition 2009 Isbn 978-81-8448-583-7.
  • Book Chapter “career Options For A Dermatologist' In”management Issues For A Dermatologist ,s.sacchidanand , Bhanu Prakash Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers First Edition 2009 Isbn 978-81-8448-594-3
  • Krupashankar Ds, Manjushree Deepak Rathna M Shakthi Absence Of Chromates In Detergent In India: Dermatitis Vol 20   No 6 (dec) 2009 (letter To Editor)
  • Male Androgenetic Alopecia ; Population Based Study In 1005subjects ,d.s.krupa Shankar,m.chakravarthi,rachana Shilpakar .international Journal Of Trichology/jul-dec2009/vol-1/issue2
  • Goel A, Krupashankar Ds, Aurangabadkar S, Nischal Kc, Omprakash Hm, Mysore V. Fractional Lasers In Dermatology- Current Status And Recommendations. Indian J Dermatol Venereal Leprol 2011;77:369-79
  • Godse Kv, Zawar V, Krupashankar Ds, Girdhar M, Kandhari S, Dhar S, Et Al. Consensus Statement On The Management Of Urticaria. Indian J Dermatol 2011; 56:485-9.
  • Krupashankar Ds. Standard Guidelines Of Care: Co2 Laser For Removal Of Benign Skin Lesions And Resurfacing. In: Thappa Dm, Rajeev Sharma, Dogra S, Khandpur S, Dipankar De, Laxmisha Chandrashekar, Et Al Editors. Guidelines For Dermatosurgery Recommendations Of The Iadvl Dermatosurgery Task Force. An Iadvl Publication. 2nd Edition. 2011 Page 135-141.
  • Goel A, Krupashankar Ds, Aurangabadkar S, Nischal Kc, Omprakash Hm, Mysore V. Fractional Lasers In Dermatology- Current Status And Recommendations. In: Thappa Dm, Rajeev Sharma, Dogra S, Khandpur S, Dipankar De, Laxmisha Chandrashekar, Et Al Editors. Guidelines For Dermatosurgery Recommendations Of The Iadvl Dermatosurgery Task Force. An Iadvl Publication. 2nd Edition. 2011 Page 184-193.
  • Krupa Shankar Ds. Melasma/chloasma/mask Of Pregnancy. The Aestheticians Journal 2012; 2(1): 7-11.
  • Krupa Shankar Ds, Shashikala K, Madala R. Clinical Patterns Of Vitiligo And Its Associated Co Morbidities: A Prospective Controlled Cross-sectional Study In South India. Indian Dermatol Online J 2012;3:114-8
  • Krupashankar Ds, Manivasagam Sr. Prevalence And Relevance Of Secondary Contact Sensitizers In Subjects With Psoriasis. Indian Dermatol Online J 2012;3:177-81.
  • Krupashankar Ds, Shashikala K, Madala R. Clinical And Investigative Assessment Of Patients With Positive Versus Negative Autologous Serum Skin Test: A Study Of 80 South Indian Patients. Indian J Dermatol 2012;57:434-8
  • Joint Secretary, Indian Medical Association, Bangalore South East Branch 1993-94
  • Secretary, Indian Medical Association Bangalore South East Branch 1994-95
  • Winner of Best Secretary of the Indian Medical Association award for the year 1995 at Karnataka state level
  • Life member and founder member of the Association of Dermatologic surgeons of India
  • Scientific committee chairman of the 1ST  National conference of the Association of Dermatologic surgeons of India "ADSICON 96" in Oct 1996
  • Founder member and executive committee member of the Bangalore Dermatological Society
  • Life member Indian academy of allergy
  • Joint organizing secretary and member scientific committee of the 28th National  Conference of the Indian association of dermatologists venereologists and leprologists, 27-30th january 2000
  • Life member of hair research society of India
  • Chairman of the national level workshop of the contact and occupational dermatoses forum of India , Bangalore 21st and 22nd November India
  • Task force on Urticaria prepared by SIG (special interest group ) Urticaria, Indian association of dermatologists venereologists and leprologists.
  • Member of International society of Dermatology
  • Member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
  • Member of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical immunology
  • Fellow of the American academy of Dermatology
  • Member of the Cosmetic dermatology  society of India
  • Life member, Indian Association of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology
  • Life member, Indian Medical Association
  • Life member, Founder member, former secretary Contact and Occupational Dermatoses forum of India
  • Life member, Indian association of Leprologists
  • Life member, Indian association of Occupational Health