Publications:

2019

1. 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. Elsevier Ltd; 2019;16(December 2014).

2. Juvekar S, Shrivastava A, Patil R, Lubree H, Kulkarni S. Beginners Manual of Anthropometry. 1st ed. Pune: Madhavi Publications; 2019. 161 p.

2018

1. 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;8(2).

2. Patil R. A joyful homecoming. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. Elsevier Ltd; 2018;6(12):904.

3. John J, Bavdekar A, Rongsen-Chandola T, Dutta S, Kang G. Estimating the incidence of enteric fever in children in India: A multi-site, active fever surveillance of pediatric cohorts. BMC Public Health. BMC Public Health; 2018;18(1):1–6.

4. Apte A, Roy S, Bavdekar A, Juvekar S, Hirve S. Facilitators and barriers for use of rotavirus vaccine amongst various stakeholders and its implications for Indian context – A systematic review. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. Taylor & Francis; 2018;5515:1–8.

5. Chauhan NS, Pandey R, Mondal AK, Gupta S, Verma MK, Jain S, Ahmad V. Patil R. et al. Western Indian Rural Gut Microbial Diversity in Extreme Prakriti Endo-Phenotypes Reveals Signature Microbes. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2018;9(February):1–12.

6. Mazumder S, Upadhyay RP, Hill Z, Taneja S, Dube B, Kaur J, et al. Kangaroo mother care: using formative research to design an acceptable community intervention. BMC Public Health. 2018 Mar 2;18(1):307.

2017

1. Agarwal D, Dhotre D, Patil R, Shouche Y, Juvekar S, Salvi S. Potential of Health and Demographic surveillance system in Asthma and chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Microbiome research. Frontiers in Public Health. 2017;5(August):1–10.

2. Berendes, David; Kirby, Amy; Clennon, Julie; Raj, Suraja; Yakubu, Habib; Leon, Juan; Robb, Katharine; Karthikeyan, Arun; Hemavathy, Priya; Gunasekaran, Annai; Ghale, Ben; Kumar, J. Senthil; Mohan, Venkata; Kang, Gagandeep; Moe, Christine. All Toilets Are Not Created Equal: The Influence of Household- and Community-Level Sanitation and Fecal Sludge Management on Urban Fecal Contamination in Households and Drains and Enteric Infection in Children.The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2017; 96: 1404– 1414.

3. Berendes, David; Leon, Juan; Kirby, Amy; Clennon, Julie; Raj, Suraja; Yakubu, Habib; Robb, Katharine; Karthikeyan, Arun; Hemavathy, Priya; Gunasekaran, Annai; Ghale, Ben; Kumar, J. Senthil; Mohan, Venkata; Kang,Gagandeep; Moe, Christine. Household sanitation is associated with lower risk of bacterial and protozoal enteric infections, but not viral infections and diarrhoea, in a cohort study in a low-income urban neighbourhood in Vellore, India. Trop Med Int Health. 2017; 22(9):1119-1129.

4. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bhandari N, Kvestad I, Strand TA. Bhan MK. Vitamin-D status and neurodevelopment and growth in young North Indian children: a secondary data analysis. Nutrition Journal, 2017; 16: 59.

5. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bhandari N, Sinha B, Upadhyay RP, Bhan M, Strand TA. Vitamin-D deficiency predicts infections in Young North Indian Children: a secondary data analysis. PLOS ONE 2017; 12(3): e0170509.

6. Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Mazumder S, Bhandari N, Strand TA. Gender differences in infant survival: A secondary data analysis in rural North India. BMJ Open. 2017;7:e014179.

7. Sindhu KNC, Cunliffe N, Peak M, Turner M, Darby A, Grassly N, et al. Impact of maternal antibodies and infant gut microbiota on the immunogenicity of rotavirus vaccines in African, Indian and European infants: protocol for a prospective cohort study. BMJ Open. 2017 Mar 29;7(3):e016577. 

8. Sindhu KNC, Babji S, Ganesan SK Impact of rotavirus vaccines in low and middle-income countries..CurrOpin Infect Dis. 2017 Oct;30(5):473–81.  

 9. Ingole, V., Kovats, S., Schumann, B., Hajat, S., Rocklöv, J., Juvekar, S., & Armstrong, B. Socioenvironmental factors associated with heat and cold-related mortality in Vadu HDSS, western India : a population-based case-crossover study. Int J Biometeorol 2017;61(10): 1797–1804.

 10. Mazumder S, Taneja S, Dalpath SK, Dube B, Sinha B, et al. Impact of community-initiated Kangaroo mother care on survival of low birth weight infants: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2017; 18(1):262

11. Patil R, Kekan D, Juvekar S. Effect of Community Level Communication on Community Participation in Public Health Research. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development. 2017;8(4):829.  

12. Sinha B, Chowdhury R, Upadhyay RP, Taneja S, Martines J, Bahl R, Sankar MJ. Integrated interventions delivered in health systems, home and community has the highest impact on breastfeeding outcomes in low- and middle-income countries. J Nutr. 2017;147 (11 : 2179S-2187S. 

13. Sinha B, Taneja S, Chowdhury R, Mazumder S, Chandola TS, Upadhyay R, Bhandari N, Bhan MK. Low-birth-weight infants born to short stature mothers are at additional risk of stunting and poor growth velocity – evidence from secondary data analyses. Maternal and Child Nutrition. 2017; e12504.

14. Smith E, Fawzi W, Chowdhury R, Sinha B, Hurt L, Edmond K. The effect of breastfeeding initiation on infant survival: a meta-analysis. PLOS One 2017; 12(7): e0180722.

 15. Tiwari P, Kutum R, Sethi T, Shrivastava A, Girase B, Aggarwal S, Patil. R et al. Recapitulation of Ayurveda constitution types by machine learning of phenotypic traits. PLoS ONE. 2017;12(10):1–17.

16. Upadhyay RP, Chowdhury R, Mazumder S, Taneja S, Sinha B, Martines J, Bahl R, Bhandari N, Bhan MK. Immunization Practices in low birth-weight infants from rural Haryana, India: findings from secondary data analysis. Journal of Global Health 2017;7 (2): 020415

17. Upadhyay RP, Chowdhury R, Aslyeh Salehi, Sarkar K, Singh SK, Sinha B, Pawar A, Rajalakshmi AK, Kumar A. Postpartum depression in India: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Bull World Health Organ. 2017 Oct 1;95(10):706-717C. 

2016

1. Apte AA. Reporting of adverse events for marketed drugs: Need for strengthening safety database. PerspectClin Res.2016 Jul-Sep;7(3):111-4. doi:10.4103/2229-3485.184781.

2. Bhandari N, Chowdhury R. Infant and Young Child Feeding. Proc Indian Natn Sci Acad. 2016;82(5): 1507-151732.

3. Bhute S, Pande P, Shetty SA, Shelar R, Mane S, Kumbhare S, Patil. R. et al. Molecular characterization and meta-analysis of gut microbial communities illustrate enrichment of Prevotella and Megasphaera in Indian Subjects. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2016;7(May):1–14.

4. John J, Giri S, Karthikeyan AS, Lata D, Jeyapaul S, Rajan AK, et al. The duration of intestinal immunity after an inactivated poliovirus vaccine booster dose in children immunized with oral vaccine: a randomised controlled trial. J Infect Dis.2016 Dec 21.

5. Kaliappan SP, Venugopal S, Giri S, Praharaj I, Karthikeyan AS, Babji S, John J, Muliyil J, Grassly N, Kang G. Factors determining anti-poliovirus type 3 antibodies among orally immunised Indian infants. Vaccine. 2016 Aug 24.

6. Vijay Alexander, Kulandaipalayam Natarajan C Sindhu, Pradeep Zechariah, Abigail VeravoluResu, Suryanarayan Rajendran Nair, Deepthi Kattula, Venkata Raghava Mohan, and Reginald George Alex T. Occupational safety measures and morbidity among welders in Vellore, Southern India. Int J Occup Environ Health. 2016 Sep 28:1-7.

7. Patil R, Roy S, Juvekar S. Public-Private Partnership for Providing Quality Health-Care Services in India-Vadu Rural Health Program Experience. Asian Man (The) - An International Journal 2016; 10: 216-222.

8. Racecadotril in the Management of Rotavirus and Non-rotavirus Diarrhea in Under-five Children: Two Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trials. Kang G, Thuppal SV, Srinivasan R, Sarkar R, Subashini B, Venugopal S, Sindhu K, Anbu D, Parez N, Svensson L, Bose A. Indian Pediatr. 2016 Jul 8; 53(7):595-600.

9. Rollins NC, Bhandari N, Hajeebhoy N, Horton S, Lutter CK, Martines JC, Piwoz EG, Richter LM, Victora CG, Bahl R, Barros AJD, França GVA, Chowdhury R et al. Why invest, and what it will take to improve breastfeeding practices? The Lancet 2016;387(11017):491-504.

10. Racecadotril in the Management of Rotavirus and Non-rotavirus Diarrhea in Under-five Children: Two Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trials. Kang G, Thuppal SV, Srinivasan R, Sarkar R, Subashini B, Venugopal S, Sindhu K, Anbu D, Parez N, Svensson L, Bose A. Indian Pediatr. 2016 Jul 8; 53(7):595-600.

11. Rollins NC, Bhandari N, Hajeebhoy N, Horton S, Lutter CK, Martines JC, Piwoz EG, Richter LM, Victora CG, Bahl R, Barros AJD, França GVA, Chowdhury R et al. Why invest, and what it will take to improve breastfeeding practices? The Lancet 2016;387(11017):491-504.

12. Victora CG, Bahl R, Barros AJD, França GVA, Horton S, Krasevec J, Murch S, Sankar J, Walker N, Rollins NC, Allen K, Dharmage S, Lodge C, Peres KG, Bhandari N, Chowdhury R et al. Breastfeeding in the 21st century: epidemiology, mechanisms, and lifelong effect. The Lancet 2016;387(11017):475-490.

13. Akhil Kurup, Avanish Jha, Shalini Sahu, K. N. C. Sindhu, Arun Bhatt, Anu Mary Oommen. Voluntary blood donation in a rural block of Vellore, South India: A knowledge, attitude and practice study. CHRISMED J Health Res 2016; 3:123-7.

2015

1. Chowdhury R, Sinha B, Jeeva Sankar M, Taneja S, Bhandari N, Rollins N et al.. Breastfeeding and Maternal Health Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis. Acta Paediatrica 2015 Dec;104(467):96-113.

2. Sankar JM, Sinha B, Chowdhury R, Taneja S, Bhandari N, Rollins N et al. Optimal Breastfeeding Practices and Infant and Child Mortality- A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Acta Paediatrica 2015 Dec;104(467):3-13.

3. Sinha B, Chowdhury R, Jeeva Sankar M, Martines J,Taneja S, Mazumder S et al. Interventions to Improve Breastfeeding Outcomes: Systematic Review and Meta Analysis.Acta Paediatrica 2015 Dec;104(467):114-34.

PhD Enrollments:

CMC Young Imvestigators

1. Sindhu Balakumar:“Impact of maternally derived antibodies and infant microbiota on the immunogenicity of Rotavirus vaccines in Indian infants”.
University: The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University.

2. Nayana p Nair: Costing of diarrhoeal illness among under five children and the cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccines in India.
University: Shree Chithira Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology (SCTIMST), Thiruvananthapuram.

3. Arun KS: Effect of early childhood malnutrition and infections on the physical and cognitive development during the later stages of childhood.
University:Shree Chithira Thirunal Institute for Medical Science and Technology (SCTIMST), Thiruvananthapuram.

SAS Young Investigators

1. Ranadip Chowdhury: Role of Vitamin-D in infection, Growth, anemia and neurodevelopment.
University: University of Bergen, Norway.

2. Bireshwar Sinha: Effect of community initiated kangaroo mother care in low birth weight infants on infant breast milk intake, gut inflammation, maternal depressive symptoms and stress.
University: University of Bergen, Norway.

3. Ravi Upadhyay: Nutritional interventions during infancy to improve neurodevelopmental outcomes in resource constrained settings.
University: University of Bergen, Norway (in process).

4. Tarun Shankar Choudhary: Not finalized as yet. Tentative area identified: Health System and Health Policy Research.
University: University of Bergen, Norway (in process).

KEM Young Investigators

1. Sudipto Roy: Care-seeking practices of and barriers to care-seeking for pneumonia in children aged less than five years in tribal and non-tribal rural areas of Pune district, India.
University: University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

2. Aditi Apte: Nanotechnology for transdermal delivery of micronutrients for prevention and treatment of nutritional deficiencies’.
University: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.

3. Rutuja Patil: To assess the feasibility of using a well-established Tele-consultation facility (Micro-health centre) in management of COPD and asthma in a resource constrained remote rural area.
University: University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

4. Hanif Shaikh: Effect of maternal influenza immunization on maternal and neonatal outcomes in Pune area.
University: Savitribai Phule Pune University.

 

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