Brief details of Public Health Experience

2010: Appointed as the only external member in “Karnataka State Committee for creation of Public Health Department”. Conducting doctoral level research on “Prevalence of Job stress, General Health Profile and Hypertension among Professionals in Information Technology sector, Bengaluru, India”. Working as faculty at Indian Institute of Public Health- Hyderabad.  2008-2009: Special Academic Reader during theContinue reading “Brief details of Public Health Experience”

Education

Ph.D. (Epidemiology), University of California (UCLA), Los Angeles. MPH: Masters in Public Health (Epidemiology), University of California (UCLA). MBA: (Hospital and health Administration), IBMR, TASMAC, Pune. PGMLE: Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Law & Ethics, National Law School of India University, Bangalore MBBS: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

Recent Papers and News

Visiting private clinic for immunisation?: Deccan Herald Hypertension and high BP afflicts one-third of techies: Bangalore Mirror Software professionals more prone to hypertension: study: The Hindu Recent Papers :- Assessment of screening practices for gestational hyperglycaemia in public health facilities: a descriptive study in Bangalore, India Background. Screening and timely treatment of gestational hyperglycaemia (GH)Continue reading “Recent Papers and News”