Realist evaluation in health policy
Realist evaluation in health policy- Theory driven inquiry and realist evaluation in health policy and systems research Are you thinking?
THETA team @ TRIBECON
THETA team at TRIBECON conference
Congratulations to our (THETA) team from health equity cluster for their upcoming presentations at TRIBECON
IPH Annual Day 2019
On August 30th 2019 IPH celebrated its annual day marking the completion of 14 years in the field of public health. The day began with presentations from the four research clusters sharing of learning and reflections by teams. It was an opportunity for new staff,...
Tobacco Control |JIPMER 2019
Tobacco Control |JIPMER 2019 –
The 5th National Workshop on Tobacco Control, held in JIPMER from 26th August to 30th August 2019, was attended
Planned transition of leadership
After completing a little over 13 years our founding Director Dr. N Devadasan has moved on from IPH. The conversation of transition had begun at IPH much in advance of this event as Deva also had a strong resolve that he did not want IPH to be known only by him and hence systematically groomed the next line of leadership over the past few years.
SARC-CCT in Sri Lanka
Panelists Dr. Mary Assunta & Dr. Upendra Bhojani. Image credit: SARC-CCT The University of Colombo works systematically on tobacco control and was established as a tobacco observatory Sri Lanka in 2016. Recently, this observatory was expanded to the South Asia...
Policy Roundtable: Urban Health Governance in India
Image credit: Observer Research Foundation Dr. Upendra Bhojani, India Alliance Fellow and Director at IPH, was invited to participate in a Roundtable discussion hosted by Observer Research Foundation (ORF) and World Health Organization, India in Delhi on the 26th July...
Video on “Tobacco-Free Generation”
"Tobacco-free generation" is a proposal wherein children born after a certain year grow up in tobacco free environments, with legislation in place restricting exposure, sale and use of tobacco for that generation. This is potentially a very powerful intervention, that...
routine dental practice
The MPOWER package is a package introduced by WHO, comprising of six measures to assist in country-level implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. One of the six components of the MPOWER package is “Offer help to quit tobacco use.” Often,...
India Alliance Fellows Meet 2019
IPH Faculty and Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance research fellows Upendra Bhojani and Pragati Hebbar attended the 9th Annual Fellows' Meet in Bengaluru from June 13 - 15th 2019. The annual fellows meet serves as a platform to bring together India Alliance Fellows and...
Poster presentation at GCIS, Dhaka
Dr. Pragati Hebbar presenting her research poster at GCIS, Dhaka Centre of Excellence for Science of Implementation and Scale-up (CoE-SISU), BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health at BRAC University and UNICEF Bangladesh hosted a Global Conference on...
World No Tobacco Day 2019
Dr. Upendra Bhojani was invited to participate in a National Consultation on Tobacco and Lung Health organized by the World Health Organization (WHO) country office in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) in New...
Workshop on Professional medical associations and policy-making
Dr. Upendra Bhojani, India Alliance Fellow and Faculty at Institute of Public Health, was invited to participate in workshop and a discussion on "Professional medical associations and policymaking: perspectives from research and practice" organized by The...
Lecture on chronic interstitial nephritis in agricultural communities
Prof. Wim Van Damme Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp 13-May-2019 3.30 pm - 5.00 pm Institute of Public Health, Bengaluru
Gender Inequities in publicly funded health insurance schemes by Rajalakshmi RamPrakash- Rajalakshmi RamPrakash is a researcher and a social.
IPH participates in a tobacco control stakeholders meeting called by the state government
State Anti tobacco cell, Government of Karnataka had conducted a coalition meeting of all private stakeholders organisation working on tobacco control measures on 22nd April 2019 at Health Directorate. Dr Jagadish Joint Director - Medical , Dr Selvarajan Deputy...
health research priority-setting
Health research priority-setting: Engaging communities in health research priority-setting is a key means of setting research topics
National Conference on Tobacco or Health
The fourth edition of the 'National Conference on Tobacco or Health' concluded recently in Mumbai (8-10 February 2019). It saw a range of stakeholders across Indian states coming together in what the conference's organizing secretary described as the "Kumbh Mela" of...
Dr. Pragati Hebbar will be presenting a seminar on the topic ‘Unpacking implementation’.
As part of her early career Wellcome trust/ DBT India Alliance fellowship she is undertaking an ‘Implementation research for taking tobacco control policy interventions to scale in India.’ One of the first steps in this endeavour is to unpack ‘implementation’ and related concepts / models / theories / frameworks and define it for this project purpose. Through this seminar she would like to share her readings and thoughts on the topic of implementation and garner feedback into how she has situated the same in her work.
Experience of Health Inequities
Dr. Nityasri S N will be presenting a seminar on the topic 'Experience of health inequities among forest- dwelling tribal communities in Karnataka'.The tribal communities in India are categorised as Scheduled Tribes. Forest-dwelling tribal communities in most parts...
Enhancing the role of community
While great gains have been made in both understanding and eradicating disease burdens for indigenous populations, health systems studies
IPH observes National road safety week – 2019
Awareness activities on road safety by the Institute of Public Health and Padmashree school of public health under the initiative of 'SAFER ROADS BENGALURU' at Hebbal Junction Institute of Public Health under the banner of 'SAFER ROADS BENGALURU' initiative in...
Eleventh webinar in the Equilogues
The Health Equity Cluster at IPH Bengaluru is now the secretariat for the newly launched Health Equity Network India (HENI)
Ayushman Bharat: Since its announcement in Budget 2018, Ayushman Bharat has received considerable attention. It aims to achieve universal access to primary
Sharing power with communities
Sharing power with communities in-health research priority setting- As a matter of health and social justice, health research should improve the health
Indian Politics Since Independence
Indian Politics Since Independence : Aparna has looked into broad political trends in Indian politics since independence in this presentation.
Servant Leadership: Based on the health advocacy programs carried out at Rhodes University as a collaboration between Faculty of Pharmacy
A WALKATHON to mark World Day of Remembrance for road traffic victims
Mr. Sameer, a road crash survivor addressing the event organised by IPH under the banner of Safer roads Bengaluru initiative to mark World Day of Remembrance -2018 A Walkathon was organized on 17th Nov 2018 by the Institute of Public Health (IPH), Bengaluru in...
Strengthening Primary Health Care
Strengthening Primary Health Care- It has been estimated that over 80% of the world’s population depends on traditional healing systems as their primary
Literature review on adivasi
Anuradha will share her internship experience at IPH, as part of the THETA Project, focusing on available health research on the Adivasi community in India.