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Healthy by chance, or by choice: Understanding social determinants of health - A talk by Dr. Prashanth N S, Institute of Public Health, Bengaluru
Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 04:30pm - 06:00pm

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Prashanth N Srinivas is a medical doctor with experience in working in primary care in southern India. He obtained a Masters in Public Health from ITM, Antwerp (HSMP 2007-08) and subsequently a PhD in public health (via ITM) from Universite Catholique de Louvain. He leads the Health Equity Cluster at the Institute of Public Health, Bengaluru (India) with broad interests in studying social determinants of health and health inequities across various axes of inequities in India. Since 2014, he lives and works at a public health research field station in BRT Tiger Reserve in southern India. Through a fellowship from the DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance, he has set up collaborations to examine health inequities in indigenous communities in multiple remote forested locations in southern, central and northeast India.