, Mumbai campus
M.A., Ph.D. (Bharathiar University)
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Sivakami's broad research area includes Demography, Gender and Health. Her specific research areas of interest include-Migration, Vulnerability and Access to Health Care; Sexual and Reproductive Health including Menarche and Menstrual Hygiene; Maternal and Child Health; Issues around Childlessness and Menopause; Health Consequences of Gender Based Violence; Impact of Programs and Polices Related to Women and Children.
Gawde, NC, Sivakami M and Babu, BV. 2016. Utilisation of maternal health services among internal migrants in Mumbai, India. Journal of Biosocial Sciences, Vol. 48 (6).
van Eijk AM, Sivakami M, Thakkar MB, et al. 2016. Menstrual Hygiene Management Among Adolescent Girls in India: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. BMJ Open, 6: e010290. doi:10.1136/ bmjopen-2015-010290
Behera, D, Sivakami M, and Behera, M R. 2015. Menarche and Menstruation in Rural Adolescent Girls in Maharashtra: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Health Management, Vol. 17 (4).
Gawde, NC, Sivakami, M and Babu, BV. 2015. Building Partnership to Improve Migrants’ Access to Healthcare in Mumbai. Frontiers in Public Health, 3:255. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2015.00255.
Pati, Ashalata and Sivakami, M. 2015. Mothers’ Hygiene Behaviour and Beliefs About Diarrohea: A Case Study of a District in Eastern India. Social Science Spectrum, Vol. 1 (1).
Singh, Vanita and Sivakami, M. 2014. Menopause: Midlife Experiences of Low Socio-economic Strata Women in Haryana. Sociological Bulletin, Vol. 63 (2).
Sivakami, M. 2011. Does Utilisation of Maternal Health Care Services Vary Across Regions in Karnataka? Evidence from the District Level Household Survey, 2002-2004. In S C Gulati (Eds). Population, Health and Human Resources in India's Development. Academic Foundation, New Delhi.
Sivakami, M. 2010. Are Working Mothers in South India Investing Less Time in the Next Generation? Asian Population Studies, Vol 6 (1).
Completed Projects at TISS, Mumbai
Review of Menstrual Hygiene Management in Schools in India (with Prof. Harshad Thakur and Dr. Narendra Kakede)
Projects completed in the past at Population Research Center, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore between 2002-May 2010
Involvement in Large Scale Surveys as a team
Completed Project as PI and Co-PI at Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore between 2002-May 2010
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