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Why the Indian Administrative Services ( IAS) must strategically reform

I have some of the finest friends in the bureaucracy across Karnataka and at the national capital and those flying...
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Why the Indian Administrative Services ( IAS) must strategically reform
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Rural Health Concerns: Acceptability & Reforms

Rural health is an integral part of public health. For many people living in rural areas, the acceptability of available...
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Rural Health Concerns: Acceptability & Reforms
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Bridging the gap towards achieving health for all

Aiming for health equity entails working for the best possible health for all people while paying particular attention to the needs...
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Bridging the gap towards achieving health for all
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Why the Indian Administrative Services ( IAS) must strategically reform
Policies

Why the Indian Administrative Services ( IAS) must strategically reform

I have some of the finest friends in the bureaucracy across Karnataka and at the national capital and those flying...
Read More
Rural Health Concerns: Acceptability & Reforms
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Rural Health Concerns: Acceptability & Reforms

Rural health is an integral part of public health. For many people living in rural areas, the acceptability of available...
Read More
Bridging the gap towards achieving health for all
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Bridging the gap towards achieving health for all

Aiming for health equity entails working for the best possible health for all people while paying particular attention to the needs...
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Creating and sustaining a COVID-19 war room smartly
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Creating and sustaining a COVID-19 war room smartly

COVID-19 has been a comedy of errors confusing scientists, public health professionals and policy makers at every step. But historically,...
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Letter to our Stakeholders 2021
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Letter to our Stakeholders 2021

Time flies! and yet again we concluded 2020-2021 as a year in the world. Our world today faces cascading risks...
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COVID-19 as an opportunity to cultivate CSR in Public Health.
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COVID-19 as an opportunity to cultivate CSR in Public Health.

The connection between CSR and public health entails corporate entities accounting for and reporting on public health. It also precludes...
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Combating COVID-19 by getting public health right
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Combating COVID-19 by getting public health right

I have been a proponent of defeating COVID-19 by evidence based public health strategies. Much of this boils down to...
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Mobile Healthcare for COVID-19 response in Karnataka
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Mobile Healthcare for COVID-19 response in Karnataka

HEALTH AND HOPE ON WHEELS India is currently facing the world's worst surge in coronavirus infections, reporting about one in...
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Help CHD Group in making India breathe
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Help CHD Group in making India breathe

INDIA’S LEADING PUBLIC HEALTH NETWORK FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE A Brief Introduction of CHD Group: Born in 2014, CHD Group is...
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Community medicine as a specialty branch must assume national importance
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Community medicine as a specialty branch must assume national importance

MD in Community Medicine has been a branch in private confines in the previous decade and post-Independence India. It has...
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Minimizing the burden of cancer: priorities for management in India
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Minimizing the burden of cancer: priorities for management in India

With a burden of more than 1.2 million persons diagnosed with malignant diseases and over 0.7 million associated deaths in...
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Understanding maternal mortality
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Understanding maternal mortality

What is maternal mortality? As defined by the World Health Organization (WHO), “Maternal death is the death of a woman...
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World Hearing Day & all about hearing loss
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World Hearing Day & all about hearing loss

World Hearing Day is held on 3rd March every year to raise awareness on how to prevent deafness and promote...
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Global health diplomacy, Human Security & Regional Co-operation
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Global health diplomacy, Human Security & Regional Co-operation

Right from Samuel Huntington’s Clash of Civilization we have arrived at the Clash of Crisis for our generation. This crisis...
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Adaptation gap 2020 and the issues of climate change-disaster-health nexus
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Adaptation gap 2020 and the issues of climate change-disaster-health nexus

The adaptation gap report 2020 presents glaring findings related to how far nations have come with regard to achieving and...
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Cuban healthcare model to boost community health
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Cuban healthcare model to boost community health

Despite economic hardships and political tensions, the Cuban health system continues to perform better than many other countries. Cuban people...
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After-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Mental Health in the United States
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After-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Mental Health in the United States

The COVID-19 pandemic is leaving an immeasurable impact on various issues throughout the United States. One of the more pressing...
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How climate change will influence India’s malaria transmission and end malaria mandate
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How climate change will influence India’s malaria transmission and end malaria mandate

Malaria continues to be a major threat to public health in India with around 1 million cases reported in the...
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Urban health in India & National Health Mission
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Urban health in India & National Health Mission

Urbanization is a part of economic growth and India is rapidly urbanizing. As per the Census, the level of urbanization...
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Combating HIV in India and measures to reduce the burden
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Combating HIV in India and measures to reduce the burden

It all began in the early 1980s when Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) first emerged and India detected its first case...
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