Doctor's Profile

Dr. Ekta Gupta

MBBS, MD , DNB (Community Medicine)

Assistant professor, Department of Community Medicine

Reg. Number: DMC-48652

ekta273@gmail.com

About

Trained public health specialist with wide ranging experience in teaching and training of undergraduate and postgraduate students, patient management, epidemiology, biostatistics along with various areas of health and public policy including maternal and child health, geriatric health & implementing health interventions and health system strengthening.

 

Area of Interest

  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Adolescent health
  • Epidemiology
  • Biomedical research

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
DNB (Community Medicine) 2016 Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Gauhati University, Assam 19768 20-09-2018
MD (Community Medicine) 2014 Assam Medical College, Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, Assam 48652 16-09-2020
MBBS 2009 Assam Medical College, Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, Assam 19933 31-03-2010

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Assistant Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 14-03-2009 Till Date 2 years 14 days
Assistant Professor ESIC Medical College and Hospital, Faridabad 25-01-2018 07-03-19 1 year 1 month 14 days
Senior Resident Lady Hardinge Medical College and Hospital 23-12-2014 09-01-18 3 years 18 days

Publications

Research Work & Projects

  • An interventional study to assess impact of behavior modification therapy versus brief advise for tobacco cessation among adult tobacco users residing in a resettlement colony of Delhi
  • A cross-sectional study to assess perception and proportion of sexual harassment among working women in health sector of India – An exploration of facts
  • An epidemiological study to assess household transmission and associated risk factors for COVID-19 disease amongst residents of Delhi, India
  • Community Based Sero-surveillance and incidence of Dengue among residents of South Delhi, India
  • Prevalence of risk factors of cardiovascular diseases among students aged 13 -16 years studying in urban schools of Dibrugarh district, Assam (PG dissertation)

Awards

  • Pyare Lal Sharma Memorial Award for Best Paper by a young female scientist at IAPSM National Conference in 2014

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Life Member of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine (IAPSM)
  • Life Member of Indian Public Health Association (IPHA)
  • Life Member of Epidemiology Foundation of India (EFI)

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Organised

  • “Hands-on Workshop on Data Analysis” organized by IAPSM- Delhi Chapter & Department of Community Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi held on 4th & 5th December 2015.
  • Organized and hosted the CME on World Health Day 2015 at Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi.
  • CME on World TB day organized at ESIC Medical College and Hospital, Faridabad in March 2018.
  • Organized World Health Day Quiz in collaboration with Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine on 2nd April 2019 at HIMSR.
  • Organized a Workshop on “Introductory Course on Research Methodology and Biostatistics” under the Dr Padam Singh Research and Development Scheme held on 08/01/2020-09/01/2020 at HIMSR

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • Annual National Conference of IPHA
  • National ToT on Elimination of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (EMTCT)
  • Workshop on Pharmacovigilance: A Tool to ensure Drug Safety
  • Training on Updated Handbook on Immunization
  • Training on Rotavirus vaccine Training Integrated District Health Society, South-east district, Saket, Delhi June 2019
  • Recent advances and Updates in National Health Programmes for Major Public Health Problems
  • Workshop on Research
  • Training workshop on Environmental Health in Disasters and Emergencies
  • Newer initiatives in Immunization and vaccine safety
  • Training Programme on Capacity building in Survey Research Methodology for researchers and faculty
  • Workshop on Basics of Health Economics
  • 1st National Conference on Anti-Microbial Resistance and 8th National Conference on Scientific Updates on Diseases of Public Health Importance (Zoonotic Diseases)
  • CME on Immunisation Updates
  • Qualitative Research Design Workshop in Health Research HIMSR, New Delhi 27th April, 2016
  • Annual National Conference of Indian Public Health Association Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun 4th – 6th March, 2016
  • “Lifestyle Intervention in Stress related Disorders” Lady Hardinge Medical College. Delhi 20th Feb, 2016
  • Hands-on Workshop on Data Analysis Lady Hardinge Medical College. Delhi, 4th & 5th December 2015.
  • 2nd National Conference of Family Medicine and Primary Care
  • Clinical research for Young Researchers
  • Annual National Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine
  • Workshop on “Leadership in Health sector”
  • Biomedical waste management training