Malavika Subramanyam

Malavika Subramanyam is an Assistant Professor in Humanities and Social Sciences.

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  • MBBS: Kuvempu University, 1996
  • MD: Manipal University, 2000
  • MPH: University of Northern Colorado, 2003
  • DSc: Harvard University, 2009

Research Interests

Research Areas : The influence of socioeconomic context (at multiple levels and in multiple domains), neighborhood of residence, as well as macroeconomic factors on under nutrition, obesity, insulin resistance and diabetes.

Selected Publications

  • Sharma, A.J. and Subramanyam, M.A., 2020. Psychological wellbeing of middle-aged and older queer men in India: A mixed-methods approach. PloS One, 15(3), p.e0229893
  • Gundi, M. and Subramanyam, M.A., 2019. Menstrual health communication among Indian adolescents: A mixed-methods study. PloS One, 14(10)
  • Jain, S., Cohen, A.K., Paglisotti, T., M.A Subramanyam , Chopel, A. and Miller, E., 2018. School climate and physical adolescent relationship abuse: Differences by sex, socioeconomic status, and bullying. Journal of adolescence, 66, pp.71-82
  • Sebastian Vollmer, Kenneth Harttgen, Malavika A Subramanyam, Jocelyn Finlay, Stephan Klasen, S V Subramanian, Association between economic growth and early childhood undernutrition: evidence from 121 Demographic and Health Surveys from 36 low-income and middle-income countries, The Lancet Global Health, Volume 2, Issue 4, 2014, Pages e225-e234
  • S.V. Subramanian*, M.A. Subramanyam, D.J. Corsi, G. Davey Smith, 2013. Rejoinder: Need for a Data-driven Discussion on the Socioeconomic Patterning of Cardiovascular Health in India. International Journal of Epidemiology, 42(5):1438-43
  • M.A. Subramanyam, S.A. James, A.V. Diez-Roux, D.A. Hickson, D. Sarpong, M. Sims, H.A. Taylor Jr, S.B. Wyatt, 2013. Socioeconomic Status, John Henryism and Blood Pressure among African-Americans in the Jackson Heart Study. Social Science & Medicine, 93: 139-146

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