About the Author
Abhishek Singh is Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health and Mortality Studies, IIPS, Mumbai. He has over 50 publications in reputed peer-reviewed national and international journals. His research interests include mortality analysis, modeling of HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, social epidemiology, and large-scale survey research. He was a visiting scholar at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (April-June 2008). He was awarded Leverhulme Fellowship to visit University of Portsmouth, UK during June 2011-May 2012. Dr Singh is involved in a number of research studies at IIPS.