This study quantifies disease burden in Indian using transparent, intuitive, and reproducible methods.
Interventions in India should focus on the effects of moderately cold temperature, which contribute to the most deaths.
New demographic view of Indian adult mortality shows a east-west differences in the country
Registrar General of India report publishes the Causes of Death in India for 2004-6
BMJ covers CGHR’s signature study the MDS, offering an in-depth explanation of the study.
Slate covers the Indian Million Death Study in a interview with CGHR founding director Dr. Prabhat Jha.
A novel geospatial look at tobacco and alcohol use across Indian districts produces a fine grain analysis
From the BBC World Service Health Check ongoing series The Truth about Life and Death by Claudia Hammond
40 cent per pack increase from tobacco tax is a good start, but the government can do more to avoid early deaths.
Dr. Jha offers 6 recommendations for India’s new government to improve the health of all Indians
Globe and Mail op ed: 3 ways Canada can improve the health of new moms and kids through a big investment in Big Data and health
NYTimes World writes about the very human stories behind the process of gathering verbal autopsies for the Million Death Study
The goals, progress, and direction of CGHR’s Million Death Study are profiled by theinternational.org
A recent article in the Financial Times reports on the impact of the Million Death Study and its ongoing findings.
Nature’s online news pub features eye-catching colourful graphics explaining the concept and execution of CGHR’s Million Death Study
We seek MCI-registered physicians, in any specialty, to join our unique Million Death Study.
Declaration emphasizes the eradication of polio as an urgent and achievable global healthy priority
The Globe and Mail describes results of the ongoing work, and how counting the dead helps the living.
Prof Jha was featured Al Jazeera, discussing the rising rates of smoking in developing countries.
Director of CGHR has been appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada, one of the country’s highest civilian honours.
Al Jazeera hosted Prof Jha to discuss trends of sex selection among South Asians.
CBC panel discusses latest study showing evidence of sex selection among South/East Asians living in Canada.
Congratulations to Dr Shaun Morris, whose work on measles in India received the Sanofi Pastuer Award for Communicable Disease Epidemiology.
Prof Jha recently interviewed on CBC’s Dispatches about the Million Death Study.
Professors Prabhat Jha and Dean T. Jamison reflect on lessons from the US health-care model.
Prof Prabhat Jha honoured with the 2012 Luther L. Terry award for Outstanding Research Contribution in global tobacco control.
The Hindustan Times names Prof Prabhat Jha as one of India’s leading global thinkers.
Feature article about Professor Prabhat Jha and CGHR in UofT Magazine: Saving lives, one death at a time
CGHR paper on selective abortion wins 2011 Albie Award for best writing in global political economy.
Founding Director of CGHR honoured by the Globe and Mail.