Centre for Public Health


Recent Publications

Dr Mathew George [ View Profile ]

  • George, M. (2016) Health care Norms under Universal Health Care (UHC) for Maharashtra: Relieving Illness and Ensuring Public Health, Journal of Health Management, 18, 4, 569-583. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0972063416666163.
  • George, M. (Book, 2017) Institutionalizing Illness Narratives: Discourses on Fever and Care from Southern India, Springer, ISBN: 978-981-10-1904-3 (Print) 978-981-10-1905-0 (Online), http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-10-1905-0
  • George, M. (2016) Being Fair in Universal Health Coverage: Prioritize Public Health Services for Low- and Middle- Income Countries, Invited Commentary, Global Health Forum, American Journal of Public Health, May 2016, vol 106, no. 5, 830-831.
  • George, M. (2015) Book Review: V Sujatha: Sociology of Health and Medicine: New Perspectives, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014, Sociological Bulletin, 64, 2, May-August 2015.
  • George, M. (2014) Re-instating a 'Public Health' System under Universal Health Care in India, available at http://www.palgrave-journals.com/doifinder/10.1057/jphp.2014.37

Prof Harshad Thakur [ View Profile ]

  • Thakur H. (2016) Study of Awareness, Enrollment, and Utilization of Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (National Health Insurance Scheme) in Maharashtra, India. Front. Public Health 3:282. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2015.00282
  • Misquitta, D., Isaakidis, P., Albuquerque, T., Thakur, H. (2015). Without Infection Control we cannot control tuberculosis: Success stories and Missed Opportunities in Mumbai, India. In A. Kumar, S. Rodriques & A. Dias (Ed.), Major Tropical Diseases – public health perspective (pp. 379-392). Goa: Broadway Publishing House.
  • Thakur, H. (2014). Awareness about Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana in Maharashtra, India. In Health Inc Consortium eBook (Ed.), Health Inc – Towards equitable coverage and more inclusive social protection in Health (pp. 86-98). Antwerp, Belgium: ITG Press.
  • Thakur, H., Aronsson, A., Bansode, S. , StalsbyLundborg C., Dalvie S. and Faxelid, E. (2014) Knowledge, practices, and restrictions related to menstruation among young women from low socioeconomic community in Mumbai, India. Frontiers Public Health 2:72. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2014.00072
  • Shetty, A. & Thakur, H. (2014). Institutionalizing Patient Safety Culture: A Strategic Priority for Healthcare in India. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (IOSR-JDMS), 13(1), 62-68.