Dr Gargi Dhar

Hindu

Full Name : Dr Gargi Dhar                             

Educational level : Doctor of Philosophy ( PhD )

Academic Rank: Assistant Professor

College/ School : School of Public Health, College of Health Science and Medicine

Department/Team : Reproductive Health and Nutrition

Field of Specialization : Food and Nutrition

Research Interest :

  • Food & Nutrition security related issues,
  • Diet-disease associations,
  • Dietary assessment,
  • Maternal and child nutritional health problems,
  • Institutional Food Service.

List of Publications :

Research Articles(last 10yrs only)

  • Dhar, G, 2019. Prickly Pear Cactus(Opuntia ficus-indica) in Ethiopia: A review on nutritional aspects and Health Benefits. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development(Scopus Jounal, E-ISSN 0976-5506) ( accepted for publication).

 

  • Dhar, G, 2019. Avocado consumption and Immune Response: A Review on Ethiopian Context. Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development(Scopus Jounal, E-ISSN 0976-5506). 10(9), 253-58. DOI' Number : 10.5958/0976-5506.2019.02435.5

 

  • Dhar, G, 2018. Dietary Pattern of pregnant woman of Wolaita Zone, Southern Region, Ethiopia.   International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews.5(3), 504-16. (E-ISSN: 2348-1269). [http://ijrar.org/IJRAR_1903970.pdf]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Dhar, G, 2012. Food Habits of Mankirdia Children -A Primitive Tribe in Odisha. Tribal Health Bulletin-Indian Council of Medical Research. 16(1&2),15-22. (ISSN:0971-4677).                                                                                                                [http://www.icmr.nic.in/000519/bulletin/jan&jul2010.pdf ]

 

  • Dhar, G and Sarwate, N., 2011. Dietary habit as a risk of hypertension. Indian streams Research Journal. 1(6), 202-4. (ISSN :2230-7850). DOI:10.9780/22307850. [ http;//oldisrj.lbp.world/UploadedData /6443.pdf]

 

Book

Title of the Book :  Global Public Health: An Overview

Publisher: Sri Meenakshi Publications, Tamilnadu, India , 2017      

[Foreword written by Dr. M. S. Swaminathan. (Emeritus Professor, Founder Chairman of M. S. SWAMINATHAN RESEARCH FOUNDATION)]

Conference Participation( last 10yrs only):

  • Participated 30th Ethiopian Public Health Association (EPHA) Annual Conference, Adama. Ethiopia, February 2019.
  • Participated 29th Ethiopian Public Health Association (EPHA) Annual Conference, United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa. Ethiopia, February 2018.
  • Participated training program on Academic Writing, Academic Publication and Journal Reputability: Organized by Research and Community Services Vice President Office, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia, December, 2017.
  • Participated International Symposium On Nutrition & Health, Ethiopian Somali Regional State, Jigjiga, Ethiopia, Jigjiga University, Ethiopia, January 2017.
  • Participated at the 10th Asian Pacific Congress of Hypertension, Cebu City, Philippines 2014.         
  • Participated a Orientation Course on Drafting the Project Proposal: DISHA (WOS – B  Programme, 2012), INSA, New Delhi,India, May , 2012.
  • Participated at Govt. Maharani Laxmibai Girls P.G College, Indore, UGC sponsored National seminar on Lifetime Discrimination and deprivation amongst female population.Indore,India.  February 2012.
  • Participated at National workshop on Research Methodologies in Home Economics: Recent Trends in Light of Rationale and Ethics, Govt. Maharani Laxmibai Girls P.G College, Indore, India, February, 2012. 
  • Participated at Indo-US Advanced Training Seminar on Nutritional Epidemiology, Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India, November, 2011.
  • Participated training program on HPLC & GC: Operational, Preventive and Corrective Measures, CFTRI, Mysore, India,December, 2011.

 

Project Participation :

  • Team member, Community Service Research Project (Funded by Vice President Office for Research and Community Service, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia)

Project Title: CONTRIBUTION OF HOMESTEAD FOOD PRODUCTION ON FOOD AND NUTRITIONAL SECURITY AND HOUSEHOLD INCOME GENERATION: THE CASE OF WOLAITA ZONE, SOUTHERN ETHIOPIA.  

  • Research Assistant of UGC, India funded research project on “Evaluation of adaptogenic efficacy of micronutrients (Magnesium and Zinc) in stress condition of albino rat”.

 

Awards & Honours

  • Awarded “Dr Sarvepalli RadhaKrishnan Lifetime Achievement National Award (2019)” for achievements in Teaching, Research and Publications, by  IRDP Groups, Chennai, India .
  • Biographical Note has been published for Asia – Men & Women of Achievement,2018 (Publisher: Reguerdon lnc. , India).
  • Best Research Design award (2012) given by University Grant Commission sponsored National workshop on “Research Methodologies in Home Economics: Recent Trends in Light of Rationale and Ethics”, Indore, India.

 

Editorial Board Member/ Reviewer:

 

Membership of Professional Bodies:

  • High Blood Pressure Research Council Australia (HBPRCA), Melbourne, Australia (Membership status : Annual) 
  • The Australian and New Zealand Alliance for Cardiovascular Trials (ANZACT) Network, Perth, Australia (Membership status : Life) 
  • Ethiopian Public Health Association (Membership status :Life)
  • Indian Science Congress (Membership status : Life) 
  • Nutrition society of India (Membership status : Life )
  • Food & Nutrition Society of Ethiopia( Membership status : Annual)

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