Our Team

Principal Investigator and Project Lead
Dr. Manisha Nair
Senior Epidemiologist with expertise in global maternal and perinatal health and MRC Career Development Fellow, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford

Project Manager - MaatHRI
Ms. Rupanjali Deka

Prof. Dipika Deka
Vice Chancellor
Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, Guwahati, Assam

Dr. Farzana Zahir
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Assam Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Debojit Changmai
Registrar, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh, Assam

Dr. Arup Kumar Choudhury
Superintendent
Dhubri Civil Hospital, Assam

Dr. Robin Medhi
Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
F.A.A. Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Swapna D. Kakoty
Associate Professor of Community Medicine
F.A.A. Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Ishaa Goel
Registrar, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
F.A.A. Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Tina Nath
Registrar, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Manikuntala Choudhury
Superintendent
Goalpara Civil Hospital, Assam

Dr. Saswati Sanyal Choudhury
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Guwahati Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Ratna Kanta Talukdar
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Principal
Guwahati Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. (Major) Anjali Rani
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Vikas Agarwal
Assistant Professor of Cardiology
Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Pranabika Mahanta
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Jorhat Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Hem Kanta Sarma
Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Jorhat Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Madhav Rajbongshi
Additional Superintendent
Mahendra Moan Choudhury Hospital, Guwahati, Assam

Dr. Amrit Bora
Senior Medical Officer
Mahendra Moan Choudhury Hospital, Guwahati, Assam

Dr. Carolin Solomi V
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Makunda Christian Leprosy and General Hospital, Assam

Dr. Vijay Anand Ismavel
Consultant Paediatrician
Makunda Christian Leprosy and General Hospital, Assam

Dr. Roshine Mary Koshy
Consultant Paediatrician
Makunda Christian Leprosy and General Hospital, Assam

Dr. Krishnaram Bora
Deputy Superintendent and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Nagaon Civil Hospital, Assam

Dr. Mun Konwar
M & HO
North Lakhimpur Civil Hospital, Assam

Dr. Pranoy Nath
Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Silchar Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Mansur Ahmed
Registrar, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Silchar Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Gitanjali Deka
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Tezpur Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Usha Sarma
Professor of Pathology and Superintendent (in charge)
Tezpur Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Dr. Indrani Roy
Consultant and Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Nazareth Hospital, Shillong, Meghalaya

Dr. Shakuntala Chhabra
Director and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra

Dr. Pramod Kumar
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, Maharashtra

Research Nurses

Ms. Nimiksha
Research Nurse
Assam Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Ms. Sangeeta
Research Nurse
Assam Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Ms. Safina Ahmed
Research Nurse
F.A.A. Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Ms. Dipti Talukdar
Research Nurse
Guwahati Medical College and Hospital Assam

Ms. Manisha Das
Research Nurse
Guwahati Medical College and Hospital Assam

Ms. Melody Lalsangpuie 
Research Nurse
Makunda Christian Leprosy and General Hospital, Assam

Ms. Dariti Kharkongor
Research Nurse
Nazareth Hospital, Shillong, Meghalaya

Ms. K. Eloni Chache
Research Nurse
Nazareth Hospital, Shillong, Meghalaya

Ms. Chanu Chanbi 
Research Nurse
Silchar Medical College and Hospital, Assam

Ms. Khior Moni Devi
Research Nurse
Tezpur Medical College and Hospital, Assam