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Dr. Pallavi Rahul Shidhaye
Name : Dr. Pallavi Rahul Shidhaye
Designation : Scientist B
Division : Clinical Sciences
DOB : 31-05-1982
Email ID : [email protected]
Area Of Interest : Epidemiology, Noncommunicable diseases and HIV, Mental health and its Social determinants, health care utilization and health seeking behaviour
Awards and Honours
  1. Won Saroj Jha Best Paper Award for “Study of Knowledge , Attitude and Awareness regarding Preconception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques Act among the pregnant women” III Annual Conference of Mumbai Branch of MCIAPSM, Mumbai, April 2008.
  2. Received ICMR MD/MS Financial Assistance for Dissertation in April 2012 for “Study of antenatal depression and its correlates among rural women in the field practice area of RMC, Loni.
  3. Participated in online Wiley Researcher Academy Program. Won Wiley Researcher Academy trophy in WRA’s “Learn and Win” contest.
Work Experience

Work Experience

Post Held



Scientist B

ICMR-National AIDS Research Institute, Pune, India

December 2016-till date

Assistant Professor  , Department of Community Medicine

LN Medical College and JK Hospital, Bhopal, India

August 2013 to September 2016

Post Graduate Resident / Tutor,  Department of Community Medicine

Rural Medical College, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, India.

May 2011- April 2013

Senior Research Fellow

ICMR-National Institute of Nutrition, ICMR,Hyderabad, India

Oct  2009 - August 2010

Resident Medical officer & Postgraduate Resident, Department of Community Medicine

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College & General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai, India

May 2007 - June 2009

Assistant Lecturer,   Department of Pharmacology

Rural Medical College, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences , Loni, India

June 2006 - April 2007


List of Grant Recieved

List of grants received


Title of Project


Funding Agency



Metabolic syndrome among People Living with HIV (PLH) attending ART centre at Pune, India: a cross-sectional study


1 year

ICMR- Chair in Epidemiology Grant

Principal Investigator


Conference/Training/Workshop Attended

Conferences/Trainings/Workshops Attended

Papers Presented and Attended in Conferences:

  1. “Study of Rural Morbidity and Health Seeking Behavior in pregnant women of an urban teaching hospital” 11th Asian Congress of Agricultural Medicine & Rural Health, Aurangabad, India in February 2008.
  2. Study of Knowledge, Attitude and Awareness regarding Preconception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques Act among the pregnant women. III Annual Conference of Mumbai Branch of MCIAPSM, Mumbai, April 2008.
  3. Study of Knowledge, Attitude and Awareness regarding Preconception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques Act among the pregnant women & their Spouse” 53rd National Conference of IPHA, Bangalore, January 2009.
  4. Prevalence of Anemia within the Framework of National Nutritional Anemia Prophylaxis Programme in the Postnatal Women at a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Mumbai at “Joint Annual Conference of IAPSM-IPHA Maharashtra State 2011” Karad, Maharashtra, January2012
  5. Retrospective Study of various bites at District Hospital in Maharashtra at 56th National Conference of IPHA, Kochi, February 2012.

Workshops attended:

  1. Attended ‘Biosafety training’ at on 20th August 2019 at ICMR-NARI, Pune.
  2. Participated in the workshop on “Ethical Guidance for Biomedical Research” in association with ICMR Bioethics Unit, NCDIR, Bangaloreon 17th and 18th January 2019 at ICMR-NARI, Pune.
  3. Participated in the Health Technology assessment (HTA) Health Economics Training Workshop on behalf of department of Health Research (DHR), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India from 8-13th May 2017 at Sri Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
  4. Participated First Induction Training on Research methods and research administration for ICMR Scientists at National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE), Chennai from 3-7 April 2017.
  5. Participated training program on Epi-Info software organized by National Institute of Virology (NIV) from 16-19 January 2017.
  6. Attended and actively participated in the 3rd In-house Workshop on Basic Medical Education Technology conducted at LN Medical College, Bhopal from 11-13 November 2014.
  7. Development and Evaluation of Complex Health Care Interventions, Goa, India during 7th -11th November 2011.


Number of Publications : 19
List of Publications

List of Publications

  1. Raja SriswanMamidi, PallaviShidhaye, KV Radhakrishna, JJ Babu, P Sudhershan Reddy. Pattern of Growth Faltering and Recovery in Under-5 Children in India using WHO Growth Standards— a Study on First and Third National Family Health Surveys. Indian Pediatrics.2011;48:855-60.
  2. Shidhaye PR, Giri PA, Nagaonkar SN, Shidhaye RR. Prevalence of anemia in the postnatal women at a tertiary care teaching hospital in Mumbai. J Med NutrNutraceut 2012;1:54-7.
  3. Shidhaye PR, Giri PA, Nagaonkar SN, Shidhaye RR. Study of knowledge and attitude regarding Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques Act among the pregnant women at a tertiary care teaching hospital in Mumbai. J Edu Health Promot 2012;1:36.
  1. Shidhaye PR, Shidhaye RR. Regression Analysis in Mental Health Research: Concept and Interpretation. Archives of Indian Psychiatry 2012;14(1):51-59.
  2. Phalke DB, Phalke VD, Giri PA, Shidhaye PR. Retrospective Study of Various Animal’s Bites at District Hospital in Maharashtra. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 2012; 5(3):127-130.
  1. Shidhaye PR, Nagaonkar SN, Shidhaye RR.  Study of Utilization of maternal health care services by rural women in tertiary care teaching hospital at Mumbai. Indian Medical Gazette 2014; CXLVIII (2):74-8.
  1. Shidhaye PR, Giri PA. Maternal depression: A hidden burden in developing countries. Ann Med Health Sci Res 2014;4:463-5.
  2. Shidhaye PR & Giri PA. Domestic violence during pregnancy. Int J Community Med Public Health2014; 1(1): 1-3.
  3. Palve NN, Shidhaye PR, Chaturvedi RM, Pandit DD, Giri PA. Study of morbidity pattern and occupational hazards in sweepers working at a Municipal teaching hospital in Mumbai. Int J Community Med Public Health2014; 1(1): 24-30.
  4. ShashwatiNema, Ms.Akansha Singh, Dr.KiranTripathi, Dr.PallaviShidhaye, Dr. Ashok Kumar Dhanvijay. Biomedical Waste Management: A Study of Knowledge, Practices and Attitude among Health Care Personnel at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Bhopal, Central India. JMSCR May 2015;3(5): 5844-5855.
  5. Shidhaye PR, Giri PA, Shidhaye RR. HIV/ Tuberculosis Co-Infection: Indian Perspective. Int J Educ Res Health Sci 2015;1(1): 64-8.
  6. Raghuwanshi S, Agarwal R, Raghuwansh SK, Shidhaye PR Correlation between ocular-surface disease index questionnaire, tear film break-up time and schirmer tests for evaluation of the tear film in patients of dry eye syndrome. Int J Med Res Rev 2016;4(3):309-313.
  7. Shidhaye PR, Giri PA, Shidhaye RR. Determinants and Prevention of Gender Preference among Pregnant Women in India: An Updated Review. Int J Educ Res Health Sci 2016;2(1): 3-10.
  8. Ahirwar RK, Shidhaye PR, Ekka IJ, Saxena DM. Study of knowledge and willingness regarding eye donation among medical students of a tertiary care teaching hospital of Central India.Int J Community Med Public Health2016; 3(9): 2363-2368.
  9. Jain M, Vijayvargiya M, Shidhaye PR. Sexual dimorphism in ratio of second and fourth phalanges and metacarpals: A retrospective study. Int J Med Res Rev2016;4(8):1298-1301.
  10. EkkaIJ, ShidhayePR, SaxenaDM, Bankwar V. Treatment seeking behaviour and factors associated with its delay among newly-diagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Epidemiology International 2016;1(2)
  11. Shidhaye P,Shidhaye RPhalke V. Association of gender disadvantage factors and gender preference with antenatal depression in women: a cross-sectional study from rural Maharashtra. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2017 Jun;52(6):737-748.
  12. Patil A, Jaiprakash H, Kale S, Shidhaye P. Perception and knowledge of medical students with different teaching learning activities in pharmacology in a Malaysian University: A comparative study. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development 2018; 9(10):1002.
  13. Ghate M, Zirpe S, Shidhaye P, Gurav S, Rao A, Verma V, Bamrotiya M, Sachdeva KS, Gupta RS, Gangakhedkar R. A Retrospective Study of Characteristics of HIV Infected Individuals Opting Out from Antiretroviral Treatment under National Programme. J Krishna Inst Med Science Univ. 2019 Jul-Sep; 8(3):19-26.