Pratap Kumar Jena

Associate Professor

Dr. Pratap Kumar Jena, is a modern medicine physician, graduated from MKCG Medical College, Berhampur (MBBS-2002) and later specialized in Public Health with International Master of Public Health (MPH-2007) degree from the Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies (AMCHSS), SCTIMST, an institute of National Importance. He has 14 years of experience holding various academic, research and techno managerial positions with State and Central Government, World Health Organization (WHO), Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), KIMS, and Nitte University, Mangalore. He has additional research training form IPR, Keck School of Medicine, University of South California, PG Diploma in Medical Law & Ethics (NLSIU, Bangalore), and also achieved Master Level in Global Health. His areas of interest are Epidemiology, Tobacco Control, Addiction Research, Medical Law & Ethics, Health Systems, Global Health, Implementation Research, NCDs, and Research Methods. He is author of about 30 journal articles/books/manuals. His research work has been recognized and awarded by various international professional bodies like, International Epidemiological Association (IEA), Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention (APOCP), International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM), The UNION, etc. He is an Editor of the Journal of Health Systems and associated with various national journals as Editorial Board Member. Dr. Jena regularly reviews manuscripts for 19 international journals including the Lancet.

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Research Interests
Epidemiology, Tobacco Control, Addiction Research, Medical Law & Ethics, Health Systems, Global Health, Implementation Research, NCDs, and Research Methods
Journals/Conferences :
1. Jena PK, and Jeena BP 2018 Over Nutrition among Schoolchildren in India: A Review and Meta-Analysis. The Lancet Global Health 6(Special):S25.
2. Jena PK 2018 Gender Disparity in Hard-Core-Smoking: Evidence from 14 GATS Countries. Tobacco Induced Diseases 16(S1): A898.
3. Jena PK, and Kavitha AK 2018 Catastrophic Health Expenses and Their Determinants for Tuberculosis In-Patient Care in India. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 22(11): S274.
4. Jena PK, Kavitha AK, and Satpathy N 2018 Socio-Demographic and Health Care Profile of Hospitalized TB Patients. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 22(11): S219.
5. Gadtia R, and Jena PK 2018 Manufactured-Cigarette Use and Rolled-Cigarette Use in South East Asian Countries: Which Product Makes Smoker More Dependent? Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 22(11): S589.
6. Kishore J, and Jena PK 2018 Trend in Smokeless Tobacco Use among Youth in SEA Region (2003-2016). Tobacco Induced Diseases 16(S 1): A954.
7. Jena, Pratap Kumar, Jugal Kishore, Sanghamitra Pati, Bidyut Kanti Sarkar, and Sagarika Das 2014 Tobacco Use and Quit Behaviour Assessment in the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS): Invalid Responses and Implications. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention: APJCP 14(11): 6563–6568.
8. Jena PK, Kishore J, and Sarkar BK 2013 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS): A Case for Change in Definition, Analysis and Interpretation of “Cigarettes” and “Cigarettes per Day” in Completed and Future Surveys. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(5):3299-304.
9. Jena, Pratap Kumar, Chandan Bandyopadhyay, Manu Raj Mathur, and Sagarika Das
2012 Extending Application of the “hardcore” Definition to Smokeless Tobacco Use: Estimates from a Nationally Representative Population in India and Its Implications. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention: APJCP 13(12): 5959–5963.
10. Jena, Pratap Kumar, Jugal Kishore, and G. Jahnavi 2013 Correlates of Digit Bias in Self-Reporting of Cigarette per Day (CPD) Frequency: Results from Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), India and Its Implications. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention: APJCP 14(6): 3865–3869.