This project locates and urbanises the current state of the epidemiological transition in India and seeks comparatives across the global south.
Nilanjan Bhor is a public health researcher and has worked in the field of health systems, nutrition, social and environmental determinants of health and mental health. He is also interested in the field of health in humanitarian emergencies.
Previously, at Azim Premji University he contributed to the implementation of various research and practice projects related to public health. He has also worked in the non-communicable disease programme at the National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai and the national Hepatitis B programme at the Christian Medical College, Vellore.
Nilanjan is an alumnus of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, Christian Medical College, Vellore and Manipal University, Manipal. He is a well being volunteer, trained and certified by the National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences and works towards prevention of mental health issues in society.