Engagement with Community

  2017 Speaker at International symposium- UHC 2017, NITTE University, Mangalore, India, 8th April. Workshop on Universal Health coverage, Center for Law and policy research, Bangalore, India, 7th April. Hygiene Matters, Multi-specialty National Conference, NIMHANS,Bangalore, 25 & 26 March. Giridhara R Babu, National Conference on Health, Safety & Well Being of the workers in UnorganizedContinue reading “Engagement with Community”

Research Grants and Fellowships

Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance,  Intermediate Fellowship. (2015-20). Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy and risk of chronic diseases. More details: India Alliance Wellcome Trust Capacity Strengthening Strategic Award. Short Grants of Public Health Foundation of India and a consortium of UK universities. (2012-15) A Pilot Study to test the feasibility of a larger cohort study. Karnataka State HealthContinue reading “Research Grants and Fellowships”


Represented and contributed at National level consultation. “Prioritising Newborn and Child Health: A Policy Advocacy Initiative to Build Informed Consensus and Mobilise Support by Translating Evidence to Action”. 23-24 November, 2010 , New Delhi Only external member on Committee to create Public health department and cadre in the state of Karnataka. Consultation provided to proposedContinue reading “Consultations”


Welcome to the Media Page. The press releases, media publications, videos and other media info are in this page. Articles  Why stifle AYUSH for modern medicine? Deccan Herald, May 30,2017. Link Quality healthcare that is accessible, Deccan Herald, Feb 22,2017. Link Stress? Techies don’t mind it if pay check is fat.” NIMHANS-PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION INDIAContinue reading “Media”

Conferences and Workshops

International symposium on UHC 2017, Nitte University, Mangalore, 8th April 2017 Hygiene Matters, Multi-specialty National Conference, NIMHANS,  Bangalore, 25th and  26th March, 2017. National Conference on Health, Safety & Well Being of the workers in Unorganized sector/informal economy, Central University of Tamilnadu, 23rd March 2017 Social Determinants of Health, Right to Health & Health Equity. InternationalContinue reading “Conferences and Workshops”