ADVIP Member Directory Listed by Country

ADVIP members include researchers with an expertise in the field of partner and family abuse, or provide direct intervention services to perpetrators and have indicated a commitment to evidence-based practice. Both members and non-members can view the membership directory.  Individuals with a Full Membership to ADVIP  can write posts to our blog pages and enjoy other benefits not available to individuals with a Limited Membership.  To become a member, or to upgrade membership from Limited Member to Full Member, go to the JOIN ADVIP link on the home page.

Some ADVIP members have organized into local chapters.  Local chapters allow members to meet face-to-face, or through Skype or other electronic forums, to network and advance evidence-based practice in their local communities.  A list of local chapters can be found on this page.

On this page you will see the Master List of all members organized by world region and country.   Click on a member’s name to view their full profile page containing information about their location, background, training, intervention services and research interests. In the member’s profile page, you can click on the country, state, province or city to view all other members in those categories.

Click here for the Master List of all members, in alphabetical order, with additional search options.

MASTER LIST OF MEMBERS BY REGION AND COUNTRY

NORTH AMERICA

CANADA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

MEXICO

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

UNITED STATES

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

SOUTH AMERICA

ARGENTINA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

 

EUROPE

BULGARIA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

FINLAND

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

GREECE

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

ICELAND

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

MALTA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

NORWAY

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

SPAIN

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

SWEDEN

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

UNITED KINGDOM

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

 

MIDDLE EAST

IRAN

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

ISRAEL

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

PAKISTAN

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

 

AFRICA

ETHIOPIA

  • The results are being filtered by the country: India

Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

ASIA

AUSTRALIA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

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Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

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Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

INDIA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.

SRI LANKA

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Dr Bontha V Babu (New Delhi, India) Researcher

Photo of Dr Bontha V Babu
Indian Council of Medical ResearchHEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH Work Room#416, HSR Division Indian Council of Medical Research Ansari Nagar New Delhi India 110029 India Cell Phone: 919868526209 Website: Profile
Professional Background

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D. in Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, Visakhapatnam, 1994
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from AndhraUniversity, 1995 – First class
  • M.A. Anthropology from AndhraUniversity, 1988 – First class
  • B.Sc. Botany, Zoology & Chemistry from AndhraUniversity, 1986 – First class

PRESENT EMPLOYMENT:

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, New Delhi

 

At ICMR headquarters:

  • 1 Sept. 2011 – till date: Scientist-F & Deputy Director-General (Senior Grade)
  • 19 May 2008 – 31 Aug. 2011: Scientist-E & Deputy Director-General

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on health systems research and socio-behavioural research
  • Research Management: Fostering and facilitating research
  • Developing and conducting multi-centric country-level projects
  • Activities of developing research capabilities in institutes/researchers

 

At ICMR’s Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar

  • December 2005 – 18 May 2008: Scientist-E & Deputy Director (Social Science)
  • December 2000 – November 2005: Assistant Director (Social Science)
  • December 1995 – November 2000: Senior Research Officer

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and Undertaking research projects
    • Operational research including development of strategies for national filariasis control programme
    • Socio-economic and public health aspects of lymphatic filariasis;
    • Morbidity management strategies of lymphatic filariasis
    • Study on health consequences of domestic violence
    • Intervention strategies to combat micronutrient malnutrition
  • Networking and building partnership with State health department and local NGOs, and technical support to state government to undertaking filariasis elimination programme
  • Supervise students’ research and practical fieldwork
  • Assisting the Director in general administration
Services or Research Projects
  • Project:  Study of Health Consequences of Domestic Violence with Special Reference to Reproductive Health
    Funding: Indian Council of Medical Research

 

Dr. Anant Kumar (Ranchi, India) Provider, Researcher

Photo of Dr. Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceDepartment of Rural Management Work Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 IndiaHome G-C, Faculty Quarter Xavier Institute of Social Service Dr. Camil Bulcke Path Ranchi Jharkhand 834001 India Home Phone: 91-651-6452110 Work Phone: 91-651-2200873 Cell Phone: 91-9934160637 Skype: pandeyanant
Professional Background

Dr. Anant Kumar is Assistant Professor at Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. Trained in Psychology (University of Allahabad) and Social Sciences in Health (JNU), he offers courses in Public Health and Policy; RCH, Gender and Development; and Organizational Behaviour. He is also associated with various programmes and projects of the Institute.

Before joining XISS, Dr Kumar worked with Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Population Leadership Program in India. He is associated with various organizations and professional groups and has been published in several national and international journals. He is also on the panel of reviewers for various national and international Journals. Dr Kumar is South Asia Representative for Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research Task Group on Global Health Research Partnerships.

Specialties: Public health, women’s health, mental health, population and reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, international health, public health policy and leadership.