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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Eminent Doctor Dr R. R. Shinde

                                            Eminent Doctor:  Dr R R Shinde

Dr. R.R Shinde  MD, DPH


















Dr. R. R. Shinde
Professor & Head
Department of Community Medicine
Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital
Parel, Mumbai-400012.

Educational Qualification and Academic and non academic positions:


Educational Qualification    :   M.D.(Preventive & Social Medicine),
D.P.H.( Diploma in Public Health)
University of Mumbai.

Teaching Experience           :   Registrar from 1.8.1985 to 1.1.1987
Lecturer from 2.1.1987 to 5.12.1993
Associate Professor from 6.12.1993 to 2.10.2000
Professor from 3.10.2000 to till date.
Professor & Head of Dept. from 1.6.2001 to till date
(In the Department of Preventive & Social Medicine,Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 12) 


  1. Ex.Hon-chairman, Board of studies (Medicine and allied), University of Mumbai
  2. Member of Academic Council, & unfair means enquiry committee, University of Mumbai.
  3. Hon-chairman, Board of studies in Public Health and Sanitation, All India Institute of Local Self Government.
  4. President of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine, Mumbai.
  5. Chief Editor, Textbook of Public Health and sanitation, published by All Institute of Local Self Government.
  6. As Post-graduate teacher, guide and examiner for M.D.(P.S.M.) D.P.H. and Ph.D. courses of University of Mumbai / Maharashtra University of Health Sciences / SNDT university
  7. Member, Panel of experts, for Maharashtra Public Service Commission.
  8. Director, AVERT Society, USAID (HIV/AIDS Program)
  9. Advisor, Academic committee Clinical Research Institute, Mumbai.
  10. Member, Scientific Advisory Committee on Public Health, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences.
  11. Member Scientific Review committee, National Institute of Research in Reproductive Health
  12. Inspector, Medical Council of India to conduct inspection of Medical Colleges.
  13. Member of the Research Committee of ICMR on “Effect of Pesticides on Health in India”.
  14. Chairman, Institutional Ethics Committee, R.R.A. Poddar Research Institute, under Central Council of Ayurvedic Research.
  15. Member, Technical Task Force Committee, Health Advice Call Centre, Directorate of Health Services, Govt. of Maharashtra.

    Experience correlated to the function of present post  (panelist –Expert) :
    1.    Conducted evaluation of “Janani Suraksha Yojana” and “Community Based Monitoring” project, under NRHM, on behalf of State Health Resource Centre, D.H.S. Maharashtra as Principal Investigator.
    2.    Member, Technical Committee, constituted for monitoring “Health Advice Call-Centre” project of Directorate of Health Services, Maharashtra as Principal Investigator.
    3.    Ph.D. Guide for the Thesis on “Developing Management models for quality inputs in District Hospitals, in District Hospitals, in relation to “Indian Public Health Standards”, envisaged in NRHM.
    4.    M.D.(PSM) guide for the thesis on “Cost-effective Analysis of Patient care in a general Hospital”  & “A study of determinants influencing development of community based health insurance in an urban slum population”.

    5.    Co-ordinator, Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayi Arogya  Yojana, Govt., of Maharashtra, facilitating provision of need-based financial assistance to the poor, at KEM Hospital.

    6.    As principal Investigator / consultant implemented the study on Health needs assessment of displaced population under Sardar Sarovar Health project, for D.H.S. Maharashtra.
    7.    As President of IAPSM & Lions club, Mumbai, implemented patient welfare programs in urban and rural areas.

    Technical and Managerial Work Experience
      As Project Consultant / Co-ordinator / Expert / Principal Investigator :
    1. Worked as Director, HIV/AIDS program, Avert Society USAID (United States Agency for International Development) in 2008.
    2. As a Technical Consultant with the World Health Organization, as Surveillance Medical Officer, for National Polio Surveillance Project, from 1997 to 2000.
    3. As project consultant, for Govt. of Maharashtra for the Sardar Sarovar Health Project to study the “Impact of the Narmada dam on the health status of the population in the vicinity. This was a joint project of Directorate of Health Services, Maharashtra and Narmada Control Authority, Govt. of India.
    4. Associated with UNICEF as principal project co-ordinator for the “Adolescent Girls Health Initiative” Programme and DISHA project.
    5. As Principal Investigator, for the project of Indian Council of Medical Research on “Condom Specification for Indian Male Population”.
    6. Experience in developing training modules and participated in National task force technical meetings on “Developing training modules in Epidemiology for different cadres in Health Services” in the country.
    7. Principal investigator of the project on “developing behavioral change communications model for STI prevention in urban slums community, awarded by Family Health International supported by  Bill Gates  Foundation.
    8. Principal Investigator, for “The Rheumatic Fever / Rheumatic Heart Disease Control & Registry Program “ of the Indian Council of Medical Research.
    9.  Worked as Resource person for the training  program organized by Central Board of Worker’s education, Govt. of India at national and state level.
    10. Co-investigator, for the post marketing surveillance DPT vaccine trials project of the Serum Institute of India.
    11. Resource person & course coordinator for the “Diploma in Hospital Administration” course conducted by the Garware Institute of career Development, University of Mumbai and All India Institute of Local Self Government.
    12. Developed course syllabus and course director of “Certificate course on Leadership in Public Health”, leading to M.P.H. ( Masters in Public Health ) for Maharashtra University of Health Sciences in collaboration with Sparkmen Centre for Global Health, University of Alabama, USA.
    13. Participated in the Epidemiological survey for IMNCI as co-investigator, in Parbhani district, Maharashtra, in the investigation team of the Director, Family Welfare training Centre, Govt. of India, on behalf of IndiaCLEN in March, 2007.
    14. Member of the research team, constituted for “Developing National guidelines on STI/RTI” by Ministry of health Govt. of India through the Family  Welfare Training & Research Centre, Mumbai.
    Training, Publications and paper presentations :
    1.    Project report  (monograph) on “Impact of Narmada Dam on the Health status of the population in the vicinity” – The report is submitted to Govt. of Maharashtra and Narmada control Authority, Govt. of India.
    2.    Chief Editor and Author of the textbook “Essentials of public health and sanitation”, published by All India Institute of local self government.
    3.    Author of “Teachers Manual” for sanitary Inspectors diploma course.
    4.    “AFP Surveillance – the Maharashtra Experience” an article published in “AFP Alert” a monthly journal, of the NPSP – WHO.
    5.    Report of the “Epidemiological Investigation of an epidemic of Gastro-enteritis in Jaiphalwadi, an urban slum area in Mumbai”. Report submitted to the Municipal Commissioner, Mumbai Municipal Corporation.
    6.    Research paper on “Standardizing specification for Indian Male population presented in National Conference on reproductive health, organized by ICMR.
    7.    Concept paper on “Drop in Centre” for PLWHA and ART management, presented in training workshop held by NACO.
    8.    Prepared Training manual on “Prevention of Rheumatic fever/Rheumatic Heart Disease” published by Mumbai Municipal Corporation.
    9.    Co-author of training manual on “Adolescent Health Initiative” published by UNICEF.
    10.  Presented paper in the International Conference on Reproductive Health on “Impact of Modular Training on Leadership Development for HIV/AIDS  prevention” organized by ICMR-WHO/ World Bank. The presentation is published in the monograph on the proceedings of the conference.
    11.  Presented a paper on “Developing health programs for quality health care”, in the international conference on “Quality Health Care” organized by KEM Hospital and University of Leeds, U.K.  Paper published in the monograph on the proceedings of the conference.
    12.  Team member on the task force on “Preparing National Guidelines on RTI/STI Management” of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Govt. of  India.
    13.  Trainer / Resource person/ Facilitator for management of prevention of parent to child transmission Project” on behalf of UNICEF.
    14.  Presented a paper in the “World Mayors Conference” on “Achieving Millennium Development Goals – through Primary Health Care” in Feb.2005.
    15.  Co-author of the Research article on “Mumbai floods: Was an epidemic of Leptospirosis averted?” published in the indexed Journal of Postgraduate Medicine.
    16.   Research paper on “Impact of Modular Training on Leadership Development” published in the International monograph of ICMR / World Bank / WHO, proceedings of the international conference on ‘Reproductive and Sexual Health’.
    17.  Presented a paper on “Operational Management of Mumbai Flood” July 2006 at National Conference of IAPSM, Tirupati, January 2006.
    18.  Designated as Chairman of the Scientific session in the National conference of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine held at Loni, Maharashtra.
    19.  Designated  as panel expert to judge the “Best Paper Presentation” in the International Conference on “Medical Writings and Publications” held in Mumbai in collaboration with University of Leeds, U.K.
    20.  Devised syllabus for Diploma in Hospital Administration, Bridge course for multipurpose workers, Diploma in Public Health Services for the All India Institute of Local Self Govt.
    21.  Underwent training in “Occupational epidemiology” co-organised by National Institute of Occupational Health” and CDC, Atlanta, USA.
    22.  Guest lecture : At Garware Institute of Career Education on “Role of Hospitals in Health Care system” Thursday  29.8.13
    23.  Media Interview on “Dengue & Leptospirosis Control” on IBN Lokmat T.V. August 2013
    24.  Project “Community based well-water surveillance ‘ in collaboration with Tata Consultancy Services and University of Alberta, Canada, at Khadavli PHC, Thane.
    25.  Project “Vatsalya” for promotion of RCH at Sakwar RHTC in collaboration with TATA motors & Directorate of Health Services, Govt. of Maharashtra.

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