Ms. Smitha K.’s research focuses on Women Empowerment and Reproductive Rights.
Apart from having seven years of Academic experiences, she had worked with various national and international organization working in the fields of women and child development.
She had also worked as a Consultant in Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
Legal System and Society
Sociology of Women and Society
“Effectiveness of Judiciary: The Importance of Structural Reforms for A Developing Country” as a co-author in National Law Day 2017 published by Law Commission of India and Niti Aayog.
“Caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease: a qualitative study from the Indian 10/66 Dementia research Network” as a co-author in International Journal of geriatric psychiatry-2003.
Article written as an editorial team member of Human Touch
“Child Abuse: A Priority issue of immediate Action”
“Agony of Women Workers in Tea Gardens”
“Institution of Marriage in Crisis: A study on Rising Cases of Divorce”
“Health Care System in India: Role of Government Hospitals”
“Are Sexual Rights Human Rights? Issues Related to Sexual Minorities in India”
“HIV/AIDS Infected and Affected: Can We Deny Their Rights”
“Juvenile Justice System: Children's Home-A Reality Check”
“Infertility Clinics: The Truth Behind the Screen”
“Right to Health: Maternal Anaemia and Rights of Women”
“HIV/AIDS and its Impact”
“Euthanasia: Do we have the Right to Die?”
“Non-Governmental Organizations Time for Stress on Prevention than Cure”
Was a member in the team for developing Self Learning Material of Std XII of Kerala Open School conducted by SCERT.
Member of committee in the Mock Parliament on “Marriage Expense Control Bill 2014 organized by CPJ College of Higher Studies & School of Law, held on 4th April 2014.
Training on Mental health and Child Health and HIV/AIDS at Delhi on 26 & 27April 2012.
Workshop on Mental Health Promotion of Children and School Social Work, A Kerala Perspective organized by Department of Social Work, Vimala College from 16/10/2000 to 17/10/2000.
State Level Workshop on Social Work organized by Department of Social Work, Loyola College on 05/02/1999
Two days HIV/AIDS Sensitization Programme organized by State Management Agency PSH Project Kerala, at Vimala College from 18/02/1999 to 19/02/1999
A basic course in Transactional Analysis organized by The Institute of Counseling & Transactional Analysis Kochi, Kerala, India from 2/10/1999 to 3/10/1999
State level sensitization and counseling training on HIV/AIDS organized by State Management Agency PSH Project Kerala, at Social Research Center, Kozhikode from 21/10/1999 to 26/10/1999.
International seminar on holistic life & total health care as global, medical and self-care at Prajyoti Niketan (International Centre for research, training & service in holistic approach), Pudukad, Thrissur, Kerala, India from 5/10/1997 to 12/10/1997.