Manoj Alagarajan, PhD, MPhil

Fogarty Postdoctoral Fellow

Master of Philosophy, Population Studies, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Doctor of Philosophy, Population Studies, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Hometown: Palakkad, Kerala, India
Research Interests: Fertility issues, maternal and child health, and non-communicable diseases.
Long-term career goals: To be an academician, enhance the research capabilities, and to enhance the capacity of the students to achieve their long term goals.
What philosophy guides your education? Give the world the best that you have…
What do you see as the most pressing public health problems facing the world today? The public health problem changes with demographic transition from place, region, state, and country, i.e., between developing and developed countries. The public health problem has to be looked in different perspectives.