How do we translate a Trailblazing Judgment into Trailblazing abortion care?

Science The by - Amruta Bavadekar and Padma Bhate-Deosthali, 26th October 2022

In medical education, an uphill road to eliminate gender biases

Science the by - Amruta Bavadekar and Sangeeta Rege, 28th June 2022

Identifying domestic violence faced by women and impact on mental health: Experiences of a psychiatrist working with a crisis centre

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) - by Dr. Shaheen Saiyed, 6th June 2022

Addressing women’s safety needs during lockdown in India

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) - by Shilpa Kompelli & Sujata Ayarkar, 10th December 2021

Scaling up Dilaasa - How health care systems are helping women facing violence in India

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) - by Anshit Baxi & Diana Thomas, 29th July 2021

Mumbai’s peripheral hospitals in the first wave of Covid-19

The, 2nd July 2021

Violence against women is a public health issue

As a part of The Third Eye's Public Health Edition, Dr. Sanjida Arora was interviewed by Third Eye's team. She talks about how public health systems can serve the public better if there was more reflection on gender biases and structural violence. - 18th June 2021

MUKTA: A journey from dark to dawn – A doctor’s experience of responding to violence against women in India

Written by Dr Jyoti Vikas Rokade, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Government Medical College, Miraj. - 10th June 2021

Redressing violence against women in COVID 19: Experiences of hospital-based centres in Mumbai, India

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI), 7th December 2020

Coping with the ‘Shadow Pandemic’: Responding to Violence against Women during COVID-19

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) - by Sangeeta Rege & Surbhi Shrivastava. 20th May 2020

LaQshya: Labour Room Quality Improvement Initiative

Recognizing the need to prioritize safe and respectful childbirth practices, the government of India in March 2018 launched LaQshya – Labour Room Quality Improvement Initiative, to be implemented nation-wide with the objective of reducing maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity, and enhancing the satisfaction of women availing of healthcare. The LaQshya initiative is to be coordinated by the Maternal Health Division, and is to receive support from the Child Health Division and the National Health Systems Resource Centre (NHSRC). The funds for the programme shall be channelled through the National Health Mission (NHM) Programme Implementation Plan.


Seven Hills Hospital: An expense for taxpayers at the cost of public health

The Seven Hills Hospital, a public-private partnership (PPP) facility, was built on BMC-owned land near Mumbai's international airport and inaugurated with much fanfare. The 1500 bed-facility, designed to be Asia's largest multi-specialty hospital was inaugurated by former President Pratibha Patil, and had Amitabh Bacchan as its brand ambassador.