DR. N.ARLAPPA,Scientist ‘F’
Division of Community Studies
Dr. N. Arlappa is currently working in the Division of Public Health Nutrition. He has about 25 years of research experience in Public Health Nutrition. He did his MBBS from Gandhi Medical College, Osmania University, Hyderabad, and MD Community Medicine from Mamata Medical College, Khammam, NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada. His area of research interest is community studies concerning micronutrients (vitamin A, Iron & Iodine), geriatric nutrition, and non-communicable diseases (NCDs). He has completed about 30 research studies, published about 100 scientific papers in national and international peer-reviewed journals, and published 12 book chapters. He is a faculty member for courses like MSc Nutrition and PG Certificate Course in Applied Nutrition conducted at the NIN and actively associated with the regular training programmes conducted at the institute for project investigators, staff of the NNMB state units, and Health & ICDS functionaries.
Abstracts Published in Peer-reviewed & Impact factor journals