LUCKY SINGH
SCIENTIST C

  LUCKY SINGH

Publications

Date of Joining Present Post: 31-12-2014

Address (Off):

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL STATISTICS
ICMR HEAD QUARTERS CAMPUS ANSARI NAGAR
NEW DELHI - 110029 .
Telephone (off): 11-26588868
Email : singhl@icmr.org.in, lucky.5bhu@gmail.com
Educational Qualifications:

  • 2015 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Population Studies
    International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India
  • 2008 Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Population Studies
    International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India
  • 2006 Master of Science (MSc) in Statistics
    Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, India 
  • 2004 Bachelor of Science (BSc)
    Sri Agrasen Kanya Autonomous Post Graduate College (Purvancal University), Varanasi, India

Discipline:
MATHEMATICS/STATISTICS/ OPERATIONS RESEARCH
DEMOGRAPHY


Research Experience:
  • December 31, 2014 to present Scientist ‘C’, National Institute of Medical Statistics (NIMS), Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi-110029 
  • Jan. 21, 2013 to Dec. 30, 2014 Assistant Professor, School of Health Systems Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai-400088
  • Jan. 1 to Nov. 30, 2009 Research Officer, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai-400088
Membership/Fellowship of Professional Societies/Associations :
  • Indian Association for Social Science and Health (IASSH) : Life member
  • Indian Association for Studies in Population (IASP) : Life member
  • International Prevention Research Institute (IPRI), France : Life member
  • Asian Population Association (APA) : Annual member
  • Population Association of America (PAA) : Annual Member
  • International Union for Scientific Studies in Population (IUSSP) : Annual member
Workshops/Conferences/Symposiums :

Methodological/Research Training

  • 2012 Workshop attended on “Structural Equation Modelling (SEM): Basics and applications”, 11-12 October, ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad, India.
  • 2012 Summer School on “Epidemiology and Global Health”, June 25 - July 13, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK. The summer school was jointly organized by International Prevention Research Institute (IPRI), France and University of Dundee, Dundee, UK.
  • 2012 Workshop attended on “Population Dynamics”, January 30-February 3, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India.
  • 2011 Workshop attended on “Health Inequalities: Measures and Models” January 8-10, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore, India. The workshop was jointly organized by Institute of Social and Economic Change, Bangalore, India, University of Southampton, United Kingdom and CEDEPLAR-UFMC, Brazil.

Presentations/invited lectures

  • 2014 “Do family and social network make a difference in health among older persons? Evidence from rural Uttar Pradesh, India”. Population Association of America (PAA)-2014”, held at Boston, USA during 1-3, May.
  • 2014 "Social Networks among Older Persons in Rural Uttar Pradesh, India”. Population Association of America (PAA)-2014”, held at Boston, USA during 1-3, May.
  • 2013 Special session on "quantitative data analysis" for Post Graduate Students, Center for Health and Mental Health, School of Social Work, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, 25 July.
  • 2013 “Socioeconomic disparities in maternity care among Indian adolescents, 1990-2006”, 27th International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), held at Busan, South Korea, during 26-31 august.
  • 2012 “Effects of Social networks on disability among older persons in rural Uttar Pradesh”10th Annual Conference of Indian Association for Social Science and Health (IASSH) held at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India, during 21-23 November.
  • 2011 “Factors Affecting the Utilization of Maternity Care Services among Married Adolescents in Rural India”, 9th Annual Conference of Indian Association for Social Science and Health (IASSH) held at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, India, during 24-26 November.
  • 2011 “How does Family network associated with health of the older population in India?”, 33rd Annual Conference of India Association for Studies in Population (IASP) held at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute for Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India, during 11-13 November.
  • 2010 “Socio-economic determinants of health inequalities among older population in India: A decomposition analysis”, 1st Asian Population Association (APA) Conference held at New Delhi, India, during 16-20 November. 
  • 2010 “Assessing utilization of reproductive and child health care among married adolescents Indian women: How far, how close?”, 1st Global Maternal Health Conference (GMHC) held at New Delhi, India, during August 30th - September 1st.
  • 2010 “Issues and concerns of the elderly in India”, National Conference on Demographic Convergence, Demographic Dividend, Population Ageing and Implications for Health and Socio-Economic Transformations: Special focus on South Indian States, held at Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, during 25-27 March.
  • 2010 “Does Women’s age Matter in the Utilization of Reproductive and child health Care Services in India?” ,7th Annual Conference of Indian Association for Social Science and Health (IASSH) held at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India, during 5-7 March.
  • 2008 “Contextual Effects of Neighbour on Contraceptive Use in Uttar Pradesh”, 30th Annual Conference of India Association for Studies in Population (IASP) held at the Indian Institute of Social and Economic Change (ISEC) Bangalore, Karnataka, India, during October17-19.

Awards:
  • 2014 Awarded scholarship for attending the “Population Association of America (PAA)”, May 1-3, Boston, USA
  • 2013 Awarded scholarship for attending the “International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) conference” August 26-31, Busan, Korea
  • 2013 Awarded scholarship for attending the “WOMEN DELIVER-The 3rd Global Conference” May 28-30, Kuala Lumpur (KL), Malaysia
  • 2012 Awarded IPRI-University of Dundee scholarship for attending the “Summer School on Epidemiology and Global Health”, June 25-July 13, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, UK
  • 2010 Awarded scholarship for attending the “Global Maternal Health Conference (GMHC), August 30 - September 1, New Delhi
  • 2009 Awarded Government of India/National Eligibility Test Fellowship (GOI/NET), for pursuing Doctor of Philosophy in Population Studies at the International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India jointly with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
  • 2008 Qualified University Grand Commission/National Eligibility Test (UGC/NET), in Population Studies
  • 2009 Recipient of United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Fellowship for MPhil programme, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India
  • 2007-08 Recipient of Government of India Fellowship from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India for perusing Master of Population Studies Program, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, India
  • 2004-06 Recipient of Gold Medal for securing First rank in M.Sc. (Statistics), Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
  • 2004-06 Recipient of Prof. S.N. Singh Memorial Gold Medal Award for securing First Rank in Demography (special paper) during M.Sc. (Statistics), Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

Current/completed grants/research projects
2013-14 The Indian Hotels Company Limited. “Occupational health hazards and resulting heath conditions faced by hotel employees”. Role: Co-PI (Completed)

Areas of research interest
Ageing, social determinant of health, maternal and child health, multilevel modeling, large scale survey research, structural equation modeling, health systems research, survival analysis

Occasional reviewer
Journal of Epidemiology & Global Health (Elsevier), Journal of Public Health (Springer), Peer J, PLOS ONE 

Country visited for academic purpose 
Malaysia, United Kingdom, United States of America, South Korea

Foreign Visits:
  1. PARTICIPATION IN THE "IDEM 112 COURSE-A STOCHASTIC PROCESS APPROACH TO AGENT BASED MODELING AND SIMULATION". TO GERMANY
    FROM 2015-10-19 TO 2015-10-30


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