Surinder Jaswal

Professor, Dean


Centre for Health and Mental Health
Research Facilities: Social Science Research Facility on HIV/AIDS, Research and Development
Research and Incubation Facilities: Centre for Incubation of Social Work Initiatives, School of Social Work

M.A. (TISS) Ph.D. (London)

Areas of Interest
Health and development Community health Primary health (including mental health) care Women’s health, public health policy HIV and development Health and ethnic conflict Disasters and qualitative research methods in health research

Community health in areas such as communication needs assessment, reproductive and sexual health, male sexual health, women’s health, adolescent health, and violence against women and children; recent studies include a strategy for addressing reproductive health issues concerning married adolescents and young adults in rural areas of Western Maharashtra, a study on Male Sexual and Reproductive Health in Thane, Health Correlates of Violence and Male Child Sexual Abuse in Goa, the Konkan coast and Mumbai