BEENA NITIN JOSHI
SCIENTIST E

  BEENA NITIN JOSHI

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 01-09-2014

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN REPRODUCTIVE
HEALTH JEHANGIR MERWANJI STREET PAREL
MUMBAI - 400012 .
Telephone (off): 022-24192043
Fax : 022-24139412
Email : nirrhdor@yahoo.co.in, joshib@nirrh.res.in
Educational Qualifications:

MBBS, DRH (UK)

Discipline:
INTERNAL MEDICINE



Research Experience:
Adolescent Health, Family Planning, RTI/STI and HIV/AIDS
Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  • Life Member of Family Planning Association of India
  • Microbicides Society of India
  • Member of Task Force Committee on Adolescent Health of Govt of Maharashtra
Workshops/Conferences/Symposiums :

  • Received IPSSR and Wellcome Trust Fellowship to attend a training workshop on Social Research Methodology and Statistics in Social Research. This training was organized at the Institute for Population and Social Research , Mahidol University, Thailand from 11th November 2002 to 10th January 2003
  • Received a WHO fellowship to attend a training course on "Research to Practice in Reproductive Health" organized by the Geneva Foundation of Medical Research from 4th Feb- 5th March 2008 at WHO, Geneva.

Research projects undertaken

Completed:

  • Improving Reproductive Health of adolescents: An Urban School based approach –Intramural funding
  • Increasing utilization of services by Adolescents at the Urban Health Posts in Mumbai –MOHFW funding
  • Actions to strengthen linked RCH and HIV/AIDS response to meet the SRH needs of the young people at district level –WHO funding
  • Implementing Linked RCH (ARSH) - HIV Services to meet the SRH Needs of Young People in Raigad District of Maharashtra State - WHO funding

Ongoing:

  • Determining factors associated with ART Drug Adherence among HIV positive people –NACO funded
  • Sexual Behaviour and Contraceptive Use among HIV Positive People –ICMR funded
  • Determining prevalence of PCOS among adolescent girls in Mumbai –ICMR funded
  • Operating and sustaining Adolescent Friendly centers as per National standards of ARSH Implementation Guide in Karjat Block of Raigad District – Govt of Maharashtra
Foreign Visits:
  1. PARTICIPATION IN THE GLOBAL MATERNAL AND NEW-BORN HEALTH CONFERENCE. TO MEXICO
    FROM 2015-10-18 TO 2015-10-21

  2. TO AVAIL WHO 2008 COURSE IN REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RESEARCH. TO GENEVA
    FROM 2008-02-04 TO 2008-03-05


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