Extreme weather events and their multi-sectoral impact: Lessons from Kerala
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Extreme weather events and their multi-sectoral impact: Lessons from Kerala

The scenic state of Kerala is currently threatened by extreme climate events, despite being known for its moderate tropical climate....
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Cultural diversity in the health sector & implications
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Cultural diversity in the health sector & implications

Some countries due to their special cultural and social context have more cultural, ethnic, and religious diversity than other parts....
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India’s Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) needs a SOP disruption
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India’s Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) needs a SOP disruption

Stakeholders & practitioners of disaster risk reduction have practiced and approached disaster from a lens of a Standard Operating Protocol...
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Monkeypox – an emerging global health threat
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Monkeypox – an emerging global health threat

Monkeypox is a zoonotic disease that transmits from animals to humans. The first monkeypox case was reported in humans in...
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South Asia needs an urgent policy on health & climate action
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South Asia needs an urgent policy on health & climate action

Enduring peace and shared resilience are a collective desire of the people living in South Asia. But South Asia continues...
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Community-based interventions needed to improve public mental health:
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Community-based interventions needed to improve public mental health:

Public mental health is a major concern nowadays. Mental health has a direct impact on the quality of life of...
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Flooding in Assam is a classic example of urgent climate action
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Flooding in Assam is a classic example of urgent climate action

Recently, we all have gone through a heart breaking news about Assam flood, which is one of the biggest disaster...
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Why online Masters in Public Health must be confined to dustbins
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Why online Masters in Public Health must be confined to dustbins

At times I get intrigued by some questions which people raise wanting to do an online Masters in Public Health...
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Electronic Health Records – A boon or A bane?
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Electronic Health Records – A boon or A bane?

Electronic Health Records (EHR) is a current rising necessity in health systems. EHR was initially used for improving the health...
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Time to overhaul the approach to Global Health
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Time to overhaul the approach to Global Health

Global health has been a terminology widely used, but seldom taken seriously when it comes to addressing health equity as...
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Public Health and Climate Crisis in the Indo-Pacific Region
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Public Health and Climate Crisis in the Indo-Pacific Region

A pandemic like COVID-19 has exposed the evident bottlenecks of our vulnerable world. The full feeling of a pandemic of...
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The craft of global diplomacy must shift to public health
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The craft of global diplomacy must shift to public health

COVID-19 presents a generation, lessons to be learnt in a transitory lifetime besides shaping the ideas and personalities of human...
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FREE Home Health Aide Training Course – Register Now
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FREE Home Health Aide Training Course – Register Now

CHD Group –holding UNECOSOC Special Consultative Status along with National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), KANTAR, Edward &...
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Vaccine for all types of cancer in focus
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Vaccine for all types of cancer in focus

According to the World Cancer Report 2020, cancer is the first or second leading cause of early deaths in over...
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Organ Donation & Transplantation: An Ignored Public Health Problem in India
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Organ Donation & Transplantation: An Ignored Public Health Problem in India

Organ donation is “when a person allows an organ of theirs to be removed, legally, either by consent while the...
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Doing CSR strategically for healthcare: Physician’s Public Health Diary
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Doing CSR strategically for healthcare: Physician’s Public Health Diary

When I first started out in the development sector, everyone I met told me get developmental funds via Corporate Social...
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Maternal Health – from a human rights lens
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Maternal Health – from a human rights lens

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."-Martin Luther King INTRODUCTION & CONTEXT According to the World Health Organisation (WHO),...
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5Es of Leadership
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5Es of Leadership

Do you remember the day when you gathered people at 5 am on the cricket ground to play a cricket...
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Building public health professionals – The time is now
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Building public health professionals – The time is now

Most of the people I interact with have no idea what Public Health is or what career fields it offers...
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