Ranadip Chowdhury

Achievements :

Invited Speaker in 19th ISRHML International Conference entitled “Supporting, Protecting and Promoting Breastfeeding from Biology to Policy, Japan".

Global Nutrition Early Career Scholar Award by the American Society for Nutrition, 2018.

PhD (Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Norway) Thesis topic: Vitamin D status and child health, growth and neurodevelopment Status: Approved, Defense: 12th August 2020.

 

List of Publications (Since 2018):

1. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Dhabahi N, Mazumder S, Upadhyay R, Sharma S, Sreepurna AT, Dewan R, Mittal P, Chellani H, Bahl R, Bahn MK, Bhandari N. Burden of preconception morbidity in women of reproductive age from an urban setting in North India. PLOS One. 2020; 15(6): e0234768

2. Gernand A, Berhane Y, Bhandari N, Chowdhury R, Jehan F, Khatry S, Kolsteren P, Lee CC A, Muhammad A, Shafiq Y, Taneja S, Tielsch J, Taylor L, Gallagher K, Christian P, Yan J, Roskosky M. Harmonization of Maternal Nutrition Trials – Finding and Creating Similarities in Protocols and Outcomes. CurrDevNutr. 2020 Jun; 4(Suppl 2): 1738

3. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Dhabahi N, Mazumder S, Upadhyay R, Sharma S, Sreepurna AT, Dewan R, Mittal P, Chellani H, Bahl R, Bahn MK, Bhandari N. Impact of an integrated nutrition, health, water sanitation and hygiene, psychosocial care and support intervention package delivered during the pre- and peri-conception period and/or during pregnancy and early childhood on linear growth of infants in the first two years of life, birth outcomes and nutritional status of mothers: study protocol of a factorial, individually randomized controlled trial in India. Trials 2020;21:127.

4. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Kvestad I, Hysing M, Bhandari N, Strand TA. Vitamin D status in early childhood is not associated with cognitive development and linear growth at 6–9 years of age in North Indian children: a cohort study. Nutrition Journal 2020;19:14. doi: 10.1186/s12937-020-00530-2.

5. Upadhyay RP, Taneja S, Chowdhury R, Strand TA, Bhandari N. Insights Image for "Effect of prebiotic and probiotic supplementation on neurodevelopment in preterm very low birth weight infants: findings from a meta-analysis". Pediatr Res. 2020 Apr;87(5):969.

6. Upadhyay R, Naik G,Choudhary TS, Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bhandari N,Martines JC, Bahl R, Bhan MK. Cognitive and motor outcomes in children born low birth weight: a systematic review and meta-analysis of studies from South Asia. BMC Pediatrics.2019; 19:35.

7. Gomes F, Bourassa MW, Adu-Afarwuah S, Ajello C, Bhutta ZA, Black R, Catarino E, Chowdhury R, Dalmiya N, Dwarkanath P, Engle-Stone R,Gernand AD, Goudet S, Hoddinott J, PernilleKæstel P, Manger MS, McDonald CM, Mehta S, Moore SE, Neufeld LM, Osendarp S, Ramachandran P, Rasmussen KM, Stewart C, Sudfeld C, West K, Bergeron G. Setting research priorities on multiple micronutrient supplementation in pregnancy. Ann.N.Y. Acad Sci. 2019. doi: 10.1111/nyas.14267. PubMed PMID: 31696532(Impact factor: 4.03)

8. Choudhary TS, Reddy NS, Apte A, Sinha B, Roy S, Nair NP, Sindhu KN, Patil R, Upadhyay RP, Chowdhury R. Delayed vaccination and its predictors among children under 2 years in India: Insights from the national family health survey-4. Vaccine 2019 Apr 17;37(17):2331-2339

9. Choudhary TS, Srivastava A, Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bahl R, Martines J, Bhan MK, Bhandari N. Severe wasting among Indian infants

10. Taneja S, Chandola TR, Mohan SB, Mazumder S, Bhandari N, Kaur J, Arya N, Chowdhury R, Martines J, Bahl R, Bhan M. Mid Upper Arm Circumference as a predictor of Risk of Mortality in Children in a low resource setting in India. PLOS One. 2018; 13(6): e0197832.

11. Taneja S, Dalpath S, Bhandari N, Kaur J, Mazumder S, Chowdhury R, Mundra S, Bhan MK. Experiences from operationalising the Integrated Community Case Management Strategy for Childhood Pneumonia, Diarrhoea and Fever by Community Health Workers in a district in Haryana, India. ActaPediatrica2018;107 Suppl 471:80-88

12. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bhandari N, Strand TA. Bhan MK. Vitamin-D deficiency and mild to moderate anemia in young North Indian children: a secondary data analysis. Nutrition.2019;57:63-68.

13. Upadhyay R, Taneja S, Chowdhury R, Strand TS, Bhandari N. Effect of prebiotic and probiotic supplementation on neurodevelopment in preterm very low birth weight infants: findings from a meta-analysis. Pediatric Research. 2018.

 

 Workshop/meeting/Conference since 2018:

Date City Country Name

19th Jun 2020

Webinar

 

Presented in a webinar on Critical Appraisal of published manuscript”, by Institute of Child Health, kolkata

16th Jun 2020

Webinar

 

Attended webinar on “Preventing growth failure in infants less than 6m”by WHO

1st to 4th Jun 2020

Delhi Virtual conference

India

Attended few sessions in virtual conference “Nutrition 2020” by ASN from

28th May 2020

Delhi Virtual meeting

India

Attended Anaemia DSMB meeting

28th May 2020

Delhi Virtual meeting

India

Attended virtual meeting on “Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey (CNNS): Online Data Users’ Workshop"

14th May 2020

Delhi Virtual workshop

India

Attended virtual workshop on “Causal inference for complex observational data”

5th May 2020

Webinar

 

Attended webinar on “COVID-19 & Breastfeeding” by ISRHML

29th Apr 2020

Webinar

 

Attended webinar on “COVID-19 & Newborn” by WHO

31th Mar 2020

Delhi Virtual meeting

 

Attended virtual meeting on “Improving maternal nutrition: A review of evidence on the one-full meal program” by IFPRI.

3rd to 4th Mar 2020

Geneva

Switzerland

Attended WINGS DSMC meeting

Mar (postponed)

   

Poster entitled “Association between plasma cysteine and growth in Indian children 6-30 months old: a retrospective cohort study” in Micronutrient Forum 5th Global Conference (scheduled on March; Postponed due to COVID 19)

24th to 25th Feb 2020

Seattle

USA

Attended Maternal Harmonization workshop by BMGF, 24-25th February, 2020

26th Nov 2019

Delhi

India

Learning and experience sharing meeting Pneumonia and Post Natal Care by Save the Children

31th Oct 2019

Delhi

India

Early Growth Failure - Identification & Management” meeting - The Pediatric And Adolescent Nutrition Society, NCoE-SAM, Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital & UNICEF

24th Sep 2019

Delhi

India

Delivering for Nutrition in India: Insights from Implementation Research by IFPRI

9th to 14th Sep 2019

Kalyani

India

Attended as facilitator in SAS-NIBMG advanced course on clinical epidemiology and genetic methods

3rd Sep 2019

Delhi

India

KnIT SAC meeting

24th Jul 2019

Delhi

India

WINGS review meeting with Dr. Parul

19th Jul 2019

Delhi

India

Conditional Cash Transfer meeting in ICMR

21th May 2019

Delhi

India

ICDS, THR by IFPRI

6th May 2019

Delhi

India

Constitution of a Task Force at ICMR for study protocol on ‘Conditional Cash Transfer at ICMR'

1st to 3rd May 2019

Delhi

India

Institutional Collaborative meeting with Dr. Per group

30 Apr 2019

Dubai

UAE

Pregnancy Risk stratification meeting by BMGF

24 Apr 2019

Delhi

India

Meeting in NITI Aayog for preparation of Job Aids for community workers

4th to 15th Mar 2019

Bergen

Norway

MEDMET course

17th and 18th Jan 2019

Delhi

India

Linear Growth and Imprint TAG meeting

11th Jan 2019

Delhi

India

ICMR Anemia meeting

Nov 2018

Delhi

India

HBGDKi proposal presentation at BIRAC

Nov 2018

Delhi

India

ICMR Meeting on Mid term Evaluation of Poshan Abhiyan

Nov 2018

Vellore

India

Still Birth Meeting in CMC Vellore

Oct 2018

 

Japan

19thISRHML conference; presentation on Breastfeeding and maternal health

Oct 2018

Delhi

India

Growth Failure and SAM in early Infancy consultation

Oct 2018

Delhi

India

ICMR Expert group meeting to review WHO revised ANC guidelines in Indian context and develop common proposal for feasibility testing; presentation on Current NHM guideline for ANC and coverage

Jul 2018

Delhi

India

SAS SPAC meeting

Jul 2018

Delhi

India

DBT EC meeting

Jul 2018

Delhi

India

Strengthening Nutrition Services in Antenatal Care at Facility and Community Level

Jun 2018

Bergen

Norway

Bergen Summer Research School workshop on Fair Priority setting in Global Health

Apr 2018

Delhi

India

Critical Public Health Consequences of the Double Burden of Malnutrition and the Changing Food Environment in South and Southeast Asia

Apr 2018

Shimla

India

National Nutrition Mission discussion in Himachal Pradesh with state officials.

Mar 2018

Lillehammer

Norway

Applied Logistic regression Workshop by STANLEY LEMESHOW

Mar 2018

Delhi

India

Critical Public Health Consequences of the Double Burden of Malnutrition and the Changing Food Environment in South and Southeast Asia