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. Co-PI: Dr. Farzana Islam & Dr. Faheem Ahmed  2018


 2 lacs Complete
Integration of Maternal Infant And Young Child Nutrition in MBBS curriculum Dr. Farzana Islam & Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh  2018

Alive & Thrive

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

Co-PI: Dr. Aqsa Shaikh, Dr.Faheem Ahmed & Dr.Ekta Gupta



24 Lakhs Report submitted
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
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.Farzana Islam

Co-PI: Dr.Aqsa Shaikh, Dr.Ekta Gupta & Dr Yasir Alvi



9 Lakhs Ongoing
Assessment of Potential Risk Factors for COVID – 19 among Health Care Workers in a Health Care Setting in Delhi, India Co-Investigators: Dr. Farzana Islam, Dr Aqsa Shaikh & Dr. Yasir Alvi 2020


4 Lakhs Ongoing
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. Ekta Gupta & Dr. Yasir Alvi



52 Lakhs 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.Farzana Islam


Dr.Ekta Gupta & Dr Yasir Alvi



5 Lakhs Approved