Dr Nikhil Srinivasapura Venkateshmurthy
Public Health Foundation of India
Expertise and interests
academia and research, Health, Public health and nutrition, Public Health Epidemiology
Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Medicine, Nutrition, Public health
Diet quality, Health, Health systems, Sustainable diets, Sustainability
Nikhil Srinivasapura Venkateshmurthy is a medical doctor and has completed MD in Community Medicine from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He is currently based in Visakhapatnam, India and is responsible for the implemetation of Sustainable and Healthy Food Systems project.
Nikhil Srinivasapura Venkateshmurthy, Kevin Mc Namara, Harriet Koorts, Sailesh Mohan, Ajay S Vamadevan, Devraj Jindal, Bhaskara Rao Malipeddi, Ambuj Roy, Nikhil Tandon, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Tony Worsley, Ralph Maddison, Sharleen O’Reilly. Process evaluation protocol for a cluster randomized trial of a complex, nurse-led intervention to improve hypertension management in India. BMJ open. 2019;9(5):e027841.
Srinivasapura Venkateshmurthy N, Soundappan K, Gummidi B, Bhaskara Rao M, Tandon N, Reddy KS, et al. Are people at high risk for diabetes visiting health facility for confirmation of diagnosis? A population-based study from rural India. Glob Health Action. 2018;11(1):1416744.
Venkateshmurthy NS, Geldsetzer P, Jaacks LM, Prabhakaran D. Implications of the New American College of Cardiology Guidelines for Hypertension Prevalence in India. JAMA Intern Med. 2018. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.3511.
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Sustainable and Healthy Food Systems
Alan Dangour, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Sailesh Mohan
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK; Centre for Chronic Disease Control, India
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- 3 months 6 days