Research Projects Community Medicine

Name of the Project Name of the Principal Investigator/ Co Investigator Year Funds Status
 Improving Tuberculosis notification by private practitioners: An interventional study in South Delhi, India.  PI-Prof Rambha Pathak,

Co-PI: Dr Farzana Islam, Dr. Faheem Ahmed, Dr Rashmi Agarwalla



 2 lacs Complete
Integration of Maternal Infant And Young Child Nutrition in MBBS curriculum Dr. Rambha Pathak, Dr. Farzana Islam, Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh, Dr. Meely Panda  2018


 7 lacs Complete
Assessment of adherence to international standards for tuberculosis care amongst private practitioners of South Delhi Mentor – Dr.Rashmi Agarwalla 2018


STS Complete
Quality of life, treatment seeking pathways and out of pocket expenditure of parents with Autism Spectrum Disorder [ASD] in South Delhi Mentor – Dr.Farzana Islam 2020 ICMR STS ongoing
n assessment of adherence to Isoniazid Preventive Therapy among household contacts of Pulmonary Tuberculosis patients, Delhi Mentor – Dr.Faheem Ahmed 2019


STS Complete
Community based intervention study for disaster preparedness among residents of Delhi Mentor – Dr.Rashmi Agarwalla 2017


STS Complete
Community based Sero-surveillance and incidence of Dengue among residents of South delhi, India PI – Dr.Farzana Islam


Dr.Meely Panda

Dr.Aqsa Shaikh

Dr.Faheem Ahmed

Dr.Rashmi Agarwalla

Dr.Ekta Gupta



Funded Ongoing
Cross sectional study to assess perception and proportion of sexual harassment among working women in health sector of India – An exploration of Facts PI – Dr.Meely Panda 2020


5 Lakhs Yet to start
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 PI – Dr.Rashmi Agarwalla 2020


8 Lakhs Yet to start
Assessment of Potential Risk Factors for COVID – 19 among Health Care Workers in a Health Care Setting in Delhi, India Co-Investigators:

1. Prof Farzana Islam,  2. Dr Aqsa Shaikh,  3. Dr Meely Panda, Dr. Yasir Alvi



Funded Approved
An epidemioloogical study to assess household transmission and associated risk factors forCOVID – 19 Disease among residents of Delhi, India PI – Dr.Farzana Islam, Co-PI: Dr.S.Roy, Dr.Faheem Ahmed, Dr.Rashmi Agarwalla, Dr. Ekta Gupta, Dr.Meely Panda 2020


Funded Yet to start