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Mekala Jayanthi Sagar
Research Associate

Ph.D. student in Social Work, Bharathiar University; MPhil Sociology, Maduraih Kamaraj University; MA Social Work, St. Francis’s College For Women, Hyderabad; BA Social Work, Roda Mistry College of Social Work, Hyderabad

Ms Sagar is independently capable of managing multiple projects, including planning, designing and implementation stages. She is an effective communicator with strong relationship management skills. Ms Sagar has hands-on experience of collaborating with grassroots NGOs, Government and international agencies, with a keen interest in disability and diabetes related health management services. She has expertise in developing budgets and financial monitoring systems for different projects, facilitating field logistical activities, including community and clinical surveys, coordination with national and international funding agencies and teaching and training in field study areas and community health as well as documentation and publication support.

At present, she is engaged in a study on disability prevalence in urban slums of Ranga Reddy district. She has worked at various levels, successfully managing ground level and mid-level management with a focus on delivering qualitative and quantitative research and community health activities, within targeted time frames. Ms Sagar has superior abilities in planning, budgeting, and forecasting of various projects.

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  • IIPHH
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