Shaveta Menon

A Dentist by graduation and with a Master’s in Public Health (gold medallist),Dr Shaveta holds her MPhil and PhD from Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, JNU.She carries experience in community research with a strong focus on policy related issues and the associated implications on the health of the population. Having worked in the areas ranging from oral health to tobacco use in Punjab, her area of interest is Health Policy and Systems Research.
Selected Publications Book chapter

Bisht,R.Menon,S. &Nair.B. (2022). Covid-19 and Health Workforce in India Time for Radical Change? (pp.63-77). In Chandan Kumar Sharma and Reshmi Baneerjee (Eds.) Coronasphere Narratives on Covid -19 from India and its neighbours. New York: Routledge.

Bisht, R & Menon, S. (2021). Labour dynamics and heterogeneity: Health workforce in India. In : Padmini Swaminathan & Usha Rani (Eds.). State Capital Nexus: Implications for Labour. Anveshi Research Centre.ISSN2278-3423 (Bilingual in English and Telegu).

Journal Articles

Rathore ,B.S. &Menon,S.(2023). Internal and external locus of control in college students indulging in substance use in a northern state of India. Journal of substance Use.

Menon,S. Singh ,S. &Rathore,B.S. (2022). Socio-cultural determinants of tobacco consumption: a study of migrant and local workers in a district of Punjab, India. Journal of ethnicity in substance abuse.

Menon S, Bisht,R&Nair,B. (2020).Contextualising tobacco use in the social, economic and political transformation of Punjab. Journal of ethnicity in substance abuse,21(3);793-822.

Menon S. (2018). Street-level bureaucracy in tobacco control: A qualitative study of health department in district Jalandhar, Punjab. Indian Journal of Community Medicine, 43(4), 270- 273.

Menon,S.(2016) Provisioning of dental health in public hospitals: A case study of District Jalandhar, Punjab. Indian J Dent Res, 27,592-596.

Introduction to Health System and Policy in Developing Countries Gender and Health

Health Promotion: Approaches and Methods

PhD in Public Health, 2015 – 2019, Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

MPhil in Public Health, 2013 – 2019, Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Master in Public Health (MPH), 2011 – 2013, Punjab University, Chandigarh

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), 2002 – 2007, Dasmesh Institute of Research and DentalSciences, Faridkot (Punjab)