Dr. Anitha Sagarkar


Dr. Anitha Sagarkar is a Reader with the Department of Public Health Dentistry under the Faculty of Dental Sciences, RUAS. With an experience of 13 years, she was a course coordinator at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and has handled module systems for postgraduate students. 

She is deeply involved in research in the areas of oral cancer, salivary proteomics, health literacy, oral health promotion, health policy, and program evaluation, and school health program promotion. Her work has been published in both national and international journals.


  • MDS


Total Years Of Experience : 16.36 Years

Training Experience

  1. Trained for Research methodology.
  2. Systematic review.
  3. Salivary proteomics.

Research Interests :

  1. Health literacy.
  2. Oral cancer.
  3. Salivary proteomics.
  4. Oral health promotion.
  5. Health policy and program evaluation and School health program promotion.
  6. Health policy and programme evaluation and School health.

Research Expertise :

  1. Oral cancer.
  2. Clinical steps of Salivary proteomics.

Achyuth Deodar Trophy received at a National event(at Mumbai-2012) for Best School Oral health program, Indian Dental Association, Bagalkot Branch, Karnataka.

  • Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry

    Professional Memberships

  • Life member LM-081

    Professional Memberships