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Prof. Moly K. T.

Principal, Professor

Prof. K. T. Moly currently serves as Principal at the College of Nursing, Health Sciences Campus, Kochi.

Qualification: MSc Nursing
ktmoly@aims.amrita.edu
Research Interest: Cardiothoracic Nursing, Geriatric Nursing, Managerial Issues in Nursing, Stress Among Nursing Students

Bio

Prof. K. T. Moly currently serves as Principal at the College of Nursing, Health Sciences Campus, Kochi.

Education Background

  • M.Sc. Nursing (1985) in Cardiothoracic Nursing with FIRST CLASS and SECOND RANK from L.T. College of Nursing, SNDT Women’s University, Bombay.
  • B.Sc Nursing (1980) with FIRST CLASS and FIRST RANK from Govt. College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala University.
Publications

Book

Professional Nursing– Questions Authentically Answered

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T.

Publisher : CBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.

Conference Proceedings

Patients Psychology in the post organ transplant period: An overview

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Rajesh R Nair

Publisher : National conference on Organ transplant: “together , towards, tomorrow”, Amrita College of Nursing, Health Sciences campus, Amrita vishwa vidyapeetham, Kochi

Journal Article

Effect of political apathy on Nurses and Nursing

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T.

Publisher : Journal of Nursing Research

Effectiveness of video Assisted Teaching on Knowledge and pre procedural anxiety level of patients undergoing mammography

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Rani Merlin Babu; Priya Thomas

Publisher : Journal of Cancer Prevention and Current Research

Trends in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Ravi Sankaran; Linette Roy; Maya J. Nair

Publisher : Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development

Quality of Life and Depression in Obese

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Shajan, S., and Johny, S.

Publisher : Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development

Quality of Life After Bariatric Surgery

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T.

Publisher : Medico Legal Update

Risk factor for patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Jeena M Babu; Anu K

Publisher : Nightingale Nursing Times

Assess the needs of patients with hematological cancer with a view to prepare a care guide in a tertiary care hospital, Kochi.

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T.

Publisher : Journal of Science

Exploratory study on the knowledge and skill of critical care nurses on endotracheal suctioning

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Sruthy T Varghese

Publisher : The Jounal of National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare

Risk Behaviours and Knowledge on Oral Cancer among Adolescents

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Ashly KS; Joy FE

Publisher : Indian Journal of Public Health Research Development

Assessment of Knowledge and salf reported Clinical Practice on prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) among staff Nurses

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Mr.Abin M Antony; Ms. Dhanya R Dharan

Publisher : IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science

Factors influencing compliance to therapeutic regimen among patients with hypertension

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Dhanya R Dharan

Publisher : Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research

Integrated Clinical Experience on Clinical Skills and Self-Esteem

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Deepak Krishna

Publisher : Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development

Bariatric Surgery: A pathway to fertility in obese – A case study

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T.

Publisher : International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation

A study to Identify the Extent -Causes- Effect and Probable Measures to Overcome Political Apathy among Nurses

Authors : Prof. Moly K. T., Valsamma Joseph; Loradana Khora; Assuma Beevi

Publisher : The Journal of Nursing Research

Experience

Total-experience in Nursing: 32 ½ years in professional nursing – GNM, B.Sc Nursing & M.Sc Nursing students.

  1. Worked in the various  Colleges of Nursing, Govt. Sector Kerala in different posts for about 16 years
  2. Worked as a teacher in nursing abroad for about three years
  3. Experience in Amrita College of Nursing more than 12 years
Major Achievements
  1. Chairperson, NAAC Coordination Committee (2003-2008)
  2. Chairperson, IQAC, Amrita College of Nursing from 2009
  3. Guide for more than 25 dissertations of M. Sc Nursing students
  4. Chief Organizer / Coordinator of more than 25 National / State Workshops / Conferences
  5. Chief Editor,  for the Indian edition of the Lippincott Nursing Journal  Nursing Management.
  6. Inspector, Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council
  7. Adhoc Inspector, Indian Nursing Council
  8. Set up the new College of Nursing at AIMS in 2002
  9. Guest Speaker/ Resource Person for various seminars, workshops and symposiums
  10. External Expert  in  Staff Selection Committee for the  the Selection of Nursing Officer in SCTIMST
  11. Chairperson, Internship Task Force, Amrita College of Nursing (2006-2010)
Major Academic and Professional Awards
  1. Award for excellent performance and dedication as Senior Clinical Teacher in the year 1997 from Ministry of Health,  Sultanate of Oman.
  2. First Rank Holder  :  B.Sc Nursing Degree, Kerala University, 1980
  3. Second Rank Holder  :  M.Sc Nursing Degree, SNDT Women’s University, Bombay
  4. First Prize Winner  :  Paper presentation at State Trained Nurses Association of Indian Conference in 2000
  5. Winner of Quiz Competitions :  State Trained Nurses Association of India in 1992, 1993 & 2000.
Papers Presented in Conferences
Topic Program Date
Quality of Life & Depression in Obesity  – A co-relational study International conference on obesity – A multi faceted approach at AIMS November 2017
Qualitative Data in Nursing Research Qualitative Data Analysis Methods by Dept. of Biostatics, AIMS, Kochi August 23, 2014
Medication Errors – Nurse Perspectives State CME on Medication errors at AIMS November 2007
Effect of political apathy among nurses National Conference of Nursing Research Society of India at College of Nursing, Calicut, Kerala November 2004
Professional Nursing in 3rd Millenium – Challenges State Trained Nurses Association of India conference at Amala Cancer Institute, Thrissur, Kerala (First Prize Winner) 2000
Methodology of Development in Nursing Education National TNAI Conference at Kochi, Kerala 1992
Posters Presented in Conferences
Topic Program Date
Workplace Violence and the Nurse : Causes and Impact (Best Poster Award) National Conference on Prevention of Violence in Healthcare Setting by Himalayan College of Nursing, Swami Rama Himalayan University Dehradun, Uttarakhand Febraury 15-16, 2019
Does Blood Transfusion Affect Immunity? National Forum on Nursing Research at Amrita College of Nursing December 12, 2018
Performance Obstacles among ICU Nurses (First Prize) National Forum on Nursing Research at Amrita College of Nursing December 12, 2018
Correlation between EWL and QoL after Bariatric Surgery (First Prize) International conference on obesity – A multi faceted approach at AIMS November 2017
Depression in Obesity – Gender Differences  (Third Prize) International conference on obesity – A multi faceted approach at AIMS November 2017
Dissertations Guided
  • “Functional Disability and Stroke Specific Quality of Life among Stroke Survivors attending stroke OPD of a selected tertiary care hospital.” Litty Vadakkethil Lalu, M.Sc Nursing Student (2018) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi.
  • “Risk Behaviors and knowledge on Oral Cancer among adolescents in a selected school, Kerala”. Ashly K.S M.Sc Nursing Student (2017) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi.
  • “Effectiveness of video assisted  teaching (VAT) on knowledge and pre procedural anxiety level of patients undergoing mammography, AIMS, Kochi” Rani Merlin Babu, M. Sc Nursing student (2015) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi.
  • “Assessment of needs of patients with hematological cancer with a view to prepare a care guide” Sheena N.R., M. Sc Nursing student (2015) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Exploratory study on knowledge and skill of critical care nurses on endotracheal suctioning in intensive care units, AIMS, Kochi”  Sruthy T Varghese, M. Sc Nursing student (2015) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Symptom related distress among patient with lung cancer” Sherin Francis  M. Sc Nursing student (2015) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • Assessment of risk factors and functional status of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease” Jeena M Babu,  M. Sc Nursing student (2014) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Assessment of knowledge and self reported clinical practice on prevention of deep vein thrombosis among staff nurses” Abin M Antony, M. Sc Nursing student (2014) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effectiveness of cough trick in reducing pain and factors affecting pain perception during IV cannulation among patients undergoing chemotherapy” Midhun C.O., M. Sc Nursing student (2013) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Factors influencing compliance to therapeutic regimen among patients with hypertension” Dhanya R Dharan, M. Sc Nursing student (2013) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effectiveness of magnesium sulphate with glycerine versus cold compress on patients with peripheral intravenous cannula induced phlebitis” Alwin T Varghese, M. Sc Nursing student (2013) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effectiveness of educational intervention on knowledge regarding postoperative care among patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery” Amrutha Mathews, M. Sc Nursing student (2013) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Impact of performance obstacles on perceived quality of care and quality of work life among nurses working in critical care units” Chinnu P Jose, M. Sc Nursing student (2013) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Assessment of orthostatic hypotension as a predictor of falls in elderly” Manjula T.G., M. Sc Nursing student (2012) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • Effectiveness of Nursing clinical practice guideline (CPG) on nursing management of patient with indwelling urinary catheters” Meera R M. Sc Nursing student (2011) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Comparison of natural honey, salt and sodium bicarbonate water versus salt and sodium bicarbonate water in preventing oral mucositis among patients undergoing radiation therapy”  Betsy Paul,  M. Sc Nursing student (2011) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effectiveness of Nursing Clinical Practice guideline (CPG) on Nursing Management of patients with indwelling urinary catheters” Meera R, M. Sc Nursing student (2011) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effectiveness of nursing process based clinical practice guideline on post CABG patients’ quality of nursing care” Sherin Ann Jony, M. Sc Nursing student (2011) Amrita College of Nursing, AIMS, Kochi
  • “Effect of Music Therapy on cognitive functions among inpatients with chronic schizophrenia” Arun C Rajan, M. Sc Nursing Student (2006), College of Nursing Calicut
  • “Effect of SIM on knowledge of primi gravid women on regimen of pregnancy’ by Seenath K.P. , M. Sc. Nursing student (2000), Govt. College of Nursing, Calicut
  • “Identification of learning needs of staff nurses working in two selected Government Medical Colleges of Kerala”by Sulekha A.T, M. Sc. Nursing student (1999), Govt. College of Nursing, Calicut
Workshops / Conferences/Webinars Organized
  • Webinar on “Covid: Second Wave” on April 24, 2021, at Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi.
  • A National Webinar on “Natural Resources: Cherish or Perish: Part-I” was conducted on February 25, 2021, at Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi.
  • A national webinar on Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) in Adolescents: Current Trends and Management conducted on November 7, 2020, at Amrita College of Nursing, Kochi.
  • Webinar on “Addressing the Virtual Clinical Learning in Nursing during COVID-19”.  Part-I conducted on September 19, 2020.
  • International Webinar series on “Viability of Virtual Examination in Nursing – An Introspection (Part I and II). Part I of the webinar conducted on October 9, 2020, at Amrita College of Nursing.
  • International webinar on “Viability of Virtual Examination in Nursing – An Introspection (Part I and II). Part II of the webinar conducted on October 16, 2020, at Amrita College of Nursing.
  • A national webinar on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)-A Growing Concern conducted on November 18, 2020, at Amrita College of Nursing.
  • Webinar on Education, Resilience and Continuity in the Time of Covid-19 on December 9, 2020, at Amrita College of Nursing.
  • National forum on Nursing Research on December 12, 2018.
  • Organizing committee member – International public health conference 2018
  • International Conference on Obesity – A multi faceted approach on November 2017
  • National Conference on Organ Transplant November 2016
  • State level workshop on Safe Blood Transfusion Saves Life – July 9, 2016.
  • State level workshop on Student assignments – An introspection for reflective clinical nursing practice on May 26, 2017.
  • State level workshop on “Interprofessional collaboration for better patient outcome ” on May 27, 2015.
  • Chair Person, Paper presentation & Organising Committee  Member – 3rd National Conference on INS India by INS – AIMS, Kochi from November 21-22, 2014 (jointly conducted by Amrita College of Nursing & Nursing Services, AIMS).
  • Organizing Committee Member – State Level Workshop on Emergency Management of Trauma by Critical Care & Rehabilitation Nursing Forum, CCRNF, Kochi from November 8-9, 2014.
  • State level workshop on “Quality nursing education – every one’s concern” for final year B.Sc  Nursing students of Kerala on September 9, 2013.
  • State level workshop on “Student Expectations on Nurse Educators” on May 7, 2013.
  • One day workshop  on Research Skills in Nursing Faculty – “Filling the Gaps” in connection with the 10th-anniversary celebrations on November 29, 2012.
  • Workshop on “Professional discipline – a managerial perspective” for nurse in-charges of AIMS on August 19, 2011.
  • DGHS aided work shop on human relations in health care from March 21-27, 2011.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Emergency Nursing “Striving for excellence in emergency nursing“ from March 8-14, 2011.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Educational technology for nurse educators from March 7- 13, 2011.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Management techniques for nurse managers from February 21-27, 2011.
  • National Conference on Geriatric Nursing “Adding life to years and years to life” at AIMS from September 8-9, 2010.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Education Technology “Nursing education – Preparing ourselves to face the challenges today” from March 26-April 04, 2009.
  • DGHS aided work shop on “Building human relations skills for quality care” from March 23- April 1, 2009.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Emergency Nursing “Emergency Nursing – Meeting the need of golden hours”  from March 16- 25, 2009.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Management Techniques “Becoming a better Nurse Manager …. and a more effective leader”  from March 16-25, 2009.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Emergency Nursing “Emergency Nursing – Meeting the need of golden hours”  from February 26- March 7, 2009.
  • DGHS aided work shop on Management Techniques “Becoming a better Nurse Manager …. and a more effective leader” from February 25- March 6, 2009.
  • ” Leadership skills for Nurse Managers” for the nurse in-charges of AIMS from March 28-29, 2008.
  • Chairperson, CNE Cell, Govt. College of Nursing, Kozhikode from 1998 to 2002
  • Research Methodology for Nurse Educators at Govt. College of Nursing, Kozhikode in 2000
  • Coordinator of series of workshops at Govt. College of Nursing, Kozhikode sponsored by DGHS on four topics Managerial skills for Nurse Managers, Emergency Nursing, Human Relation skills and Educational Technology for Nurse Educators for Nurses and Nurse Educators working in Govt. sector, Kerala.
Membership in Professional Organization
  1. Trained Nurses Association of India
  2. Nursing Research Society of India
  3. Critical Care Nursing Society of India
Resource Person

1. Prof K T Moly has been a resource person for workshop conducted on Qualitative data & Analysis Methods organized by Dept of Biostatistics, AIMS Kochi on August 21 to 23, 2014. The topic was Qualitative data in Nursing Research.

2. Prof K T Moly has been a resource person for the Third National Conference on ‘Criticare Nursing-2015’ organized by Critical care Nurses on November 6 and 7, 2015. The topic was Communication issues in Critical care Nurses.

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