Dr Purushottam S Agashe

Dr Agashehas done his Graduation in Chemistry and Master’s in Health sciences from Pune University, India. He did Masters in Population Studies from the International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai and PhD on “Sexuality and Sexual Behaviour of Tribal Males” of Thane district from Pune University. Dr Agashe has experience of more than 29 years in Health and Development sector. He is currently a freelance consultant for various institutions /NGO’s like Institute for research Analysis and Policy (IRAP), Hyderabad. His is expert in Training & Capacity Building of Mid-managerial staff, Grass root level workers/ groups especially on the following isssues: a) Water & Sanitation (WASH), Community Health, Maternal & Child Health (MCH), Nutrition b) Qualitative and Quantitative Research – Planning, Monitoring, Data Analysis & Interpretation c) Report Writing & Documentation. d. Preparation of Training Material, Manuals, PowerPoint Presentations – on Health, Development, Tribal issues etc. e. Proposal Writing on Rural Development, Health & Nutrition, Livelihood etc. and f. Management of Community Health & Development Programmes – Planning, Budgeting, Implementation and Monitoring

• Ph.D in Health Sciences from School of Health Sciences, University of Pune, Jan 2005
• Masters in Population Studies, Demography and Population Studies from International Institute of Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, Jun 1998
• M. Sc in Health Sciences from School of Health Sciences, University of Pune, Jun 1993
• B.Sc in Chemistry, University of Pune