Dr. Veena has more than 10 years’ experience in teaching law at the under graduate and post graduate level at various Universities teaching wide range of subjects in law. Prior to joining this University, she was the coordinator of the Post Graduate Diploma Courses at the National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi. She was awarded Ph.D. in Law from the National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi, for her doctoral thesis on “Commercialisation of the Human Body and Bodily Materials”. She completed her LLM from the Faculty of Law, Cochin University of Science & Technology with specialisations in Human Rights Law and Environmental Law. Apart from her specialisations, she also teaches Law and Forensic Science, Medical Jurisprudence, Comparative Public Law, Public International Law, Law Relating Women and Children. Dr. Veena has published research papers and articles in various law journals and is a regularly invited speaker and resource person for seminars and workshops. She is also a member of the editorial board of the International Medico-Legal Reporter Journal. She is associated with the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Kerala, in drafting policy documents relating to organ donation and brain-stem death certification. She is also a part of various institutional committees in different medical schools and hospitals.