Ms. Mousami Kirtania, PhD Scholar in the department of Public Health, School of Medical Sciences, University of Hyderabad (UoH) and currently working under Dr. Katta Ajitha, has been selected for the TIIKM Public Health Advisory Panel Scholarship Fund (#ICOPH2022voices) to attend and present a paper at the 8th International Conference on Public Health 2022 (ICOPH 2022). She will be presenting a paper on ‘Covid-19 and Primary Health Care in India: A double-edged sword’ in the conference which is on the theme – Impact of covid-19 pandemic on public health, economy and the government sector: tackling the present and shaping the future.
Mousami is carrying out her thesis on ‘Developing a Dynamic Conceptual Model of Home-based Palliative Care Plan through Primary Health Care’. She did her Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) from MS University, Baroda, Gujarat before completing Master of Public Health (MPH) in UoH.
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