Sudipto Roy

Achievements :

Invited as Speaker at a Plenary session on ‘Advancements in Air Pollution and Health Effects Research in India’ at the Annual National Conference of Indian Public Health Association 2020

Engagement in research projects:

Research project Role in the study Status

Establishing sentinel sero-surveillance to monitor the trend of SARS-CoV-2 infection transmission in the general population in rural Western India

Co-investigator

Funding approved by NIHR-RESPIRE, University of Edinburgh

Formulating and testing a strategy for introducing Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) for COPD management in a rural Indian setting

Protocol author

Ongoing

Implementation research on a government health program for management of high-risk pregnancies in tribal communities in Pune district: barriers, facilitators and scalability

Co-investigator

Ongoing

Introduction of Pulse-oximetry in the IMNCI in Pune district

Protocol author

Funding approved NIHR-RESPIRE, University of Edinburgh

An innovative approach to jump start simplified management of sick young infants with PSBI where referral is not possible for potential scale-up [PSBI]

Coordinator

Completed

Toward exclusive LPG use: Ensuring increased LPG use through a second gas cylinder and reducing availability of the traditional chulha; ICMR

Co-investigator

Completed

Short term assessments to inform accelerated distribution, uptake, and promotion of increased use of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) through Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY); ICMR

Co-investigator

Completed

Vadu Health and Demographic Surveillance System

Coordinator

Ongoing

 

 List of Publications (Since 2018):

1. Accepted for publication: Roy S, Patil R, Apte A, Thibe K, Dhongade A, Pawar B et al. (2020) Feasibility of implementation of simplified management of young infants with possible serious bacterial infection when referral is not feasible in tribal areas of Pune district, Maharashtra, India. PLoS ONE

2. Pillarisetti A, Ghorpade M, Madhav S, Dhongade A, Roy S, Balakrishnan K, et al. Promoting LPG usage during pregnancy: A pilot study in rural Maharashtra, India. Environment International. 2019; 127:540–9.

3. Roy S, Patil R, Pillarisetti A, Harrell S, Levine D, Juvekar S. Ujjwala 2.0: From access to sustained usage, Policy Brief, Commentary G - Health Benefits of PMUY: Challenges in Effective Implementation and Possible Solutions. CCAPC/2019/03. Collaborative Clean Air Policy Centre, New Delhi

4. Choudhary TS, Reddy NS, Apte A, Sinha B, Roy S, Nair NP, et al. Delayed vaccination and its predictors among children under 2 years in India: Insights from the national family health survey–4. Vaccine. 2019; 16(December 2014).

5. Patil R, Roy S, Ingole V, Bhattacharjee T, Chaudhary B, Lele P, et al. Profile : Vadu Health and Demographic Surveillance System Pune, India. Journal of global health. 2019; 9(1):1–10.

6. Aditi Apte, Sudipto Roy, Ashish Bavdekar, Sanjay Juvekar& Siddhivinayak Hirve (2018): Facilitators and barriers for use of rotavirus vaccine amongst various stakeholders and its implications for Indian context – A systematic review, Human Vaccines &Immunotherapeutics, DOI: 10.1080/21645515.2018.1489190

7. Pillarisetti A, Gill M, Allen T, Madhavan S, Dhongade A, Ghorpade M, Roy S, Balakrishnan K, Juvekar S, Smith KR. The Pink Key: a low-cost stove use monitor to enable conditional cash transfers. EcoHealth (2018) 15: 768. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10393-018-1379-5

8. Rudan I, Agrawal D, Hussein N, Cheong AT, Cunningham S, Dockerell D, et al. Setting research priorities for global respiratory medicine within the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Global Health Research Unit in Respiratory Health (RESPIRE). Journal of Global Health. 2018 Dec;8(2):020314.

9. Patil R, Baviskar V, Roy. S, et.al. 'Comparison of Immunization coverage status reported through NFHS coverage evaluation survey and HMIS in Maharashtra' submitted and accepted in IJPHRD

10. Co-author in a publication titled “Normal spirometry predictive values for the Western Indian adult population" accepted for publication in European Respiratory Journal

 

 Workshop/meeting/Conference since 2018:

Date City Country Name

Mar 2020

Delhi

India

Annual National Conference of Indian Public Health Association in March 2020

Jan 2020

Mahabalipuram

India

National conference, 2020, of the Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine

Jan 2019 to Mar 2019

Edinburgh

United Kingdom

PhD courses

17th Jul 2019

Delhi

India

ICMR taskforce meeting on PMUY

11th Sep 2019

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

RESPIRE ASM

24th to 26th Sep 2019

Istanbul

Turkey

WHO-RAISE protocol development meeting

11th Oct 2019

Delhi

India

ROTAVAC rollout analysis workshop

Nov 2018

Delhi

India

Rotavac Rollout study analysis workshop

Oct 2018

Pune

India

Workshop on basic epidemiology and research methods by Dr. J.P. Muliyil

11th and 12th Sep  2018

Delhi

India

Maternal immunization workshop

16th Aug 2018

Pune

India

Conducted HDSS training at AFMC, Pune

21st Jun 2018

Delhi

India

Workshop on development of an assessment framework for PMUY

29th and 30th May 2018

Porto

Portugal

RESPIRE Annual Scientific Meeting

Mar 2018

Edinburgh

U.K.

PhD Induction program

Feb 2018

Delhi

India

Deworm3 national level data collection

22nd and 23rd Feb 2018

Delhi

India

PSBI national level review meeting