Prof. Usha Ukande currently full time Professor and Principal at Choithram College of Nursing, India. She is also editor of Indian Journal of Nursing Studies, President NRSI, SOMI Indore Chapter. She published and presented more than 30 scientific papers and contributed a chapter in the book “Nursing Research and Statistics” published by Pearson. She was awarded, Hall of Fame by Nursing Honor Society of India 2004, Best all round Student Nurse 1971, University Gold Medal, B.Sc. nursing, M.Sc. Nursing Prof. Ukande promotes research activities among PG students using qualitative and mixed methods with a view to ensure holistic health of populations.