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Dr. Sulabha Akarte

Professor and Head Department of Community Medicine, Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Grant Government Medical College.
Educational Qualification
  1. M.D. (Preventive & Social Medicine): April 1981. Government Medical College, Nagpur
  2. M.B.B.S.-October 1976. Government Medical College, Nagpur.
Professor: Grant Government Medical College Mumbai: December 2001-Till date.
National & International trainings in: HIV/AIDS & Anti- Retroviral Therapy,Research Methodology,Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative,Evaluation of National Health Programs,Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illnesses.
Assignments undertaken:
  1. Nodal Officer- Regional Geriatric Centre, National Program for Health Care of Elderly, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India
  2. Nodal Officer- Vaccination Centre, Sir J.J Group of Hospitals
  3. Co-ordinator for National Rural Health Mission/ State Health Systems Resource Centre
  4. Co-ordinator for Government of Maharashtra, Health Programs Evaluation, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare & Government of India
  5. Co- Principal Investigator in Longitudinal Aging Survey in India (LASI)
Research Publications:
Over 20 international and national publications in peer reviewed journals.
Areas of Speciality:
Health Education, Counselling, Immunisation, Geriatrics, Programme Implementation.