Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health. PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centers of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders.
This project will produce mapping of major diseases and risk factors across India to assess sub-national heterogeneity and its policy implications. A variety of relevant data from multiple sources would be procured and analyzed. This work would be done in collaboration with key Indian stakeholders. This mapping of diseases and risk factors across India would be directly beneficial for more informed health planning to improve population health.
Essential: Medical, public health, development studies or related degree.
Essential: Around 3-5 years of experience in health research or health projects.