Research Areas

violence and health

Papers/Articles

Ethical concerns related to mandatory reporting of sexual violence

Author(s): N. Jagadeesh; Rege, Sangeeta; Bhate-Deosthali, Padma | Published Year: 2017

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol. II(2), April-June 2017, pp. 116-120


Rethinking gender-based violence and public health policies in India Insights from Dilaasa, Mumbai, India

Author(s): Bhate-Deosthali; Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 2013

in Keerty Nakray (ed.) Gender Based Violence and Public Health - International Perspectives on Budgets and Policies 2013, pp. 184-196.


Medico-legal cases across various hospitals - A review & understanding of procedures

Author(s): Sangeeta Rege | Published Year: 2011

Medico-Legal Update, 11(2), 2011, pp. 67-69.


Reflections on the high court’s dismissal of the ‘TISS rape case’

Author(s): Sana Contractor | Published Year: 2011

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, VII(4), Oct-Dec 2011, pp. 246-247


Need for better governance in responding to cases of sexual assault in the health sector

Author(s): Sana Contractor; Sangeeta Rege | Published Year: 2010

Paper presented in National Bioethics Conference, New Delhi, 2010.


Challenges and dilemmas in institutionalising a crisis centre for women facing domestic violence in the public health system

Author(s): Sangeeta Rege; Rupali Gupta | Published Year: 2010

Paper presented in National Bioethics Conference, New Delhi, 2010


Dealing with spousal violence

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Sangeeta Rege | Published Year: 2010

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, October-December 2010, VII(4), pp.246-248


A study to understand violence faced by female health workers: a need to develop hospital based response

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Sangeeta Rege | Published Year: 2010

In Second International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector, Congress Centre”De Meervaart”Meer en Vaart 300,1068 LE Amsterdam, The Netherlands. October 27 – 29, 2010, 249 p. (Poster)


Establishing Dilaasa: A Public Hospital Based Crisis Centre, NGOs, Health and Urban Poor

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Seema Malik | Published Year: 2009

Edited by Vimla Nadkarni, Roopashri Sinha and Leonie D’Mello. Mumbai: Rawat Publications, 2009, pp.140-160


Attempted suicide a consequence of Domestic Violence: A Feminist response

Author(s): Rege, Sangeeta; Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2009

(paper submitted for publication) 2009, pp.16


Course on VAW and role of Health Care Providers: Bridging the gap in current medical discourse

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2009

(paper submitted for publication) 2009, pp.6


Implementation of Protocols to respond to Sexual Assault- Experiences from the field

Author(s): Rege, Sangeeta; Sana Contractor | Published Year: 2009

"Proceedings of the International conference on gender-based violence and sexual and reproductive health, organized jointly by the National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank special programme of research, development and research training in human reproduction, World Health Organization and Indian Society for the study of reproductive and fertility, Mumbai, India 15-18 February 2009. February 15-18, 2009, Mumbai


Women at Work : Sick and Tired

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2007

Agenda Info change, 9, 2007, 46p


Role of Health Professionals in addressing Family Violence

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2006

Paper presented at the International Seminar on Family Violence organsied by the Department of Sociology, Pune University. 2006


Combating Domestic Violence through the Health System: Lessons from Dilaasa: ISSRF Newsletter

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2006

A publication of the Indian Society for the Study of Reproductive and Fertility, pp.16-21


Sexual assault care and forensic evidence kit strengthening the case for use of the kit

Author(s): Pitre, Amita | Published Year: 2005

presented at the 10th International Women and Health Meeting in New Delhi, India, from 21st to 25th September 2005, pp.6


Case study of an attempt to institutionalize a model ‘Sexual Assault Evidence Kit’ to address care and evidence linked issues

Author(s): Pitre, Amita | Published Year: 2005

Presented at the conference Lessons learnt from a rights based approach to health, organized by Emory University, Atlanta, USA, May 2005, 7p.


Should Case Documentations be used for Research?

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2005

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, October - December 2005, 2(4), 129 p.


Gender based violence and role of the Public health system for the State of Health Care Report

Author(s): Deosthali, Padma; Maghanani, Poornima | Published Year: 2005

Mumbai: CEHAT, 2005


Domestic violence and pregnancy

Author(s): Saha, Shelley | Published Year: 2004

Health Action, 17(9), September 2004, pp. 11-13


CEHAT's PIL for reviewing diet scales in jail

Author(s): Mahabal, Kamayani Bali | Published Year: 2004

Express Healthcare Management, 1-15 May 2004


Domestic violence and the health sector

Author(s): Padma Deosthali | Published Year: 2004

Health Action, 17(9), September 2004, pp.14-16


Crisis counselling in domestic violence

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Burte, Aruna | Published Year: 2003

October 2003, 12 p. (Submitted to Journal of Mental Health)


Utilization and expenditure on delivery care services: some observations from Nashik district, Maharashtra

Author(s): Duggal, Ravi; Dilip, T. R.; Balaji, Rajeswari | Published Year: 2003

Regional Health Forum, 7(2), 2003, pp.34-41


Dilaasa an Endeavor to Sensitise the Public Health System to Domestic Violence

Author(s): Deosthali, Padma | Published Year: 2001

Samyukta- A Journal of Women's Studies, Vol. 2(2), 2001, pp. 327-329


Violence and Health Care Professionals: The Crucial Link

Author(s): Khot, Anagha; Menon, Sumita; Deosthali, Padma | Published Year: 2000

Paper presented at the Regional south East Asia Workshop on Impact of Gender based Violence on the Health of the Women held on April 5th -7th 2000, organised by society for Operations Research and Training and CORT), April 2000, 7 p.


Violence Against Women: Health Issues

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1998

WHO Country Profile: India, 1998, 20 p. (Draft Submitted to WHO/VHAI).