Contact Details

Phone: +918238006260
Dr. Arohi Chauhan
Reserach Scientist and NIHR -GHRC Phd Fellow

I am Dr. Arohi Chauhan, a doctor by profession with MD Community Medicine as a background. I have 3.5 years of teaching experience (MBBS and MPH students) and 1.9 years of research experience. I completed my MBBS from Pramukh Swami Medical College, Karamsad, Gujarat and MD Community Medicine from Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College. I worked as a Assistant Professor in Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhuj. Following which I had a break in career for six and half years due to personal commitments. During that time I worked as a free lance public health consultant and published research articles on TB, Adolescent health, Biomedical waste management and Yoga therapy.

Professional Affiliations

Research Scientist, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi
Life member, Indian Association of preventive and social medicine, L-2913
Life member, Epidemiological Association of India

Center Affiliations
  • PHFI
Research Summary and Interests

I was awarded a fellowship from KIRAN division of Department of Science and Technology, for women who have break in career. I am assessing the role of yoga therapy against Tuberculosis in people living with HIV infection. I have also received another fellowship recently from Health System Transforming Platform-Access International to assess the resilience of primary care centers in addressing single and multiple NCDs, especially in context of COVID-19. It is yet to begin. My areas of interest are Health system strengthening with particular focus on interaction between chronic infectious and non-communicable disease. I had completed capacity building program by Indian Health System Collaborative-Access International on gap analysis of NCD risk reduction training in India. I had also completed another Capacity Building Program in Population, Clinical and Basic Data Science for Cancer Research in India” funded by National Cancer Institute, USA and CRDF-Global funding opportunity in collaboration with Emory University, USA, Kaiser Permanente USA and the Public Health Foundation of India. I was also selected for a certificate course on Medical genetics at ICMR-National Institute of Research in Reproductive Health, Medical Genetics Centre, Mumbai sponsored by DHR.

Areas of Expertise
  • Non-Communicable Diseases(NCDs) and Injuries
  • TB
  • Primary Health Care
  • Systematic Reviews
  • Health System
Other Areas of Expertise