Contact Details

Phone: 09968294318
Deepika Bahl
Senior Research Associate

Dr Bahl holds a Masters and PhD in Public Health and Nutrition from Delhi University, India. Currently, she is working at the Health Promotion Division of PHFI as Senior Research Associate since 2015 and has more than 12 years of experience. She has experience in conceptualizing, developing, implementing, and evaluating research projects on Non-Communicable Diseases and their risk factors ( diet, physical inactivity, tobacco and alcohol). She has published articles in various peer-reviewed journals and presented her research work at international conferences.

Professional Affiliations

1. Life member of Indian Dietetic Association (IDA)
2. Member of Nutrition Society of India (NSI)
3. Faculty for training Counsellors and Medical Officers under the Rashtriya Swasthya Kishor Karyakram (RKSK).

Center Affiliations
  • PHFI
  • Ramalingaswami Centre on Equity and Social Determinants of Health
Research Summary and Interests

Her research interest lies in primary and secondary research. She is been involved in designing, implementing and evaluating mixed method research in the area of preventing and managing Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and promoting adolescent health and wellbeing. Her other research interests include conducting systematic reviews.

Areas of Expertise
  • Adolescent Health
  • Public Health Nutrition
  • Reproductive Health/Sexual Health
  • Non-Communicable Diseases(NCDs) and Injuries
  • Substance Abuse
  • Tobacco Control
  • Health Promotion
  • Implementation Research
  • Monitoring + Evaluation
  • Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research
  • Health System
Other Areas of Expertise