AMARENDRA MAHAPATRA
SCIENTIST E

  AMARENDRA MAHAPATRA

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 01-09-2011

Address (Off):

REGIONAL MEDICAL RESEARCH CENTRE
CHANDRASEKHARPUR
BHUBANESWAR - 751023 .
Telephone (off): 0674-2303424
Fax : 0674-2301351
Email : amar@icmr.org.in, amarmaha@gmail.com
Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D Social and Medical Anthropology
  • M.Phil
  • M.Sc.

  • Discipline:
    ANTHROPOLOGY(MEDICAL)



    Research Experience:

    1.Worked at ICMR head quarters at Delhi.
    2.Then worked at Desert Medicine Research Centre (D.M.R.C.) at Jodhpur, Rajasthan, till 1991.
    3.Since 1991on wards serving at Regional Medical Research Centre (R.M.R.C.) Bhubaneswar - till date. {DMRC and R.M.R.C. were two sister institutes of ICMR}.
    4.From 1999 to 2000 Served as a Consultant Social Science-World Bank- in the Enhanced Malaria Control Programme at NAMP, Delhi, on deputation.

    Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :

    1.Population Association of America, Silver Spring, MD, USA.
    2.International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences on Development (SUNCOM), New Delhi.
    3.Indian Anthropological Association, Delhi.
    4.Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, Lucknow.
    5.Nutrition Society Of India, Hyderabad.
    6.Indian Science Congress, Calcutta.
    7.National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi.
    8.National Academy of Vector and Vector Born Diseases, EC Member, Bhubaneswar.

    Workshops/Conferences/Symposiums :

    Visited ATLANTA, U.S.A. during May 2002 for the Conference of the Population Association of America, Silver Spring, MD, USA. Presented a Paper on Micro and Macro Reproductive Health Components among the tribes in India.

    Awards:
    "Chinta O Chetana" Award for Science, Bhubaneswar.

    1.Mahapatra, Growing Population: A crisis or matter of management failure, Chapter 10, in Indias population Policy: Critical issues for future, Ed: S.K.Lal et.al, Twenty-First Century Publishers, Meerut, Vol.4 (1).p-251-255,1987.
    2.A.Mahapatra and R.K.Bansal, Arid zone population of Rajasthan: Charterstics and development Issues, Chapter-14 in Studies in Medical Anthropology, Ed: by P.C.Joshi et.al, Reliance Publishing House New Delhi, 1990.
    3.A.Mahapatra, Population and Development: A Critical Appraisal of the role of Social Scientists, Chapter 23 in book Tribal Development in India, Ed. R.N.Pati Ashish Publishing House, New Delhi- 1989.
    4.B.Purohit and A.Mahapatra, Attitude of Tribal Youths on Development Projects, Critical Issues in Tribal Development, Ed: by A.B.Ota, 2009 pp 342- 348

    Foreign Visits:
    1. PARTICIPATION IN THE 67TH ANNUAL MEETING OF POPULATION ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA-PAA TO U.S.A.
      FROM 2002-05-09 TO 2002-05-11


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