Research Projects


Research Projects (2011-12)

Year

No.

International

National

Minor Research Project

Major Research Project

Self-funding

2011-12

2

1

1

2012-13

2

1

1

2013-14

2

2014-15

1 [only evaluation]

1

5

2015-16

3

2016-17

Research Projects (2012-13)

Sr. No.

Staff

Title

Nature of Project

Funding Agency

Grant [Rs.]

Duration

Ms. Madhuri Nigudkar

‘Estimation of

Resistant Starch Content of Selected Routinely Consumed Indian Food Preparations’

Minor Research

Project

UGC

1,50,000

Jan. 2012-

Jan. 2014

Dr.Suja Koshy

Patterns of sharing of emotions of children and adolescents (9-18 years)- Implications for counsellors

>Self funding

June to December 2011

Research Projects (2013-14)

Sr. No.

Staff

Title

Nature of Project

Funding Agency

Grant [Rs.]

Duration

Ms. Archana Jain and Ms. Aarti Shah

The Prevalence and the Nature of Financial Planning for Late Adulthood years among Middle – Aged Adults

Self funding

June to January 2013

Dr.RekhaBattalwar

‘Good Nutritional

Practices in the

Management of

Industrial Canteen’

Other

Hindustan Petroleum

Corporation Ltd,

Mahul, Mumbai

50,000

Aug. 2012 to

Apr. 2013

Mrs. Suman Mundkur

Profile and Problems of Collectors of Post-consumer clothing waste from Urban Households – A Study in Mumbai City’

Minor Research

Project

UGC

1,00,000

Jan. 2012-

Jan. 2014

Dr.Jagmeet Madan,

Dr.Khorshed Mistry,

Mrs. Madhuri

Nigudkar

Urban Nutrition

Project

Other

Pfizer Products (I) Pvt.

Limited, Mumbai

4,15,800

Two years

[2012-14]

Dr. Jagmeet Madan has been Principal Investigator for the followingprojects :

  • Principal investigator ‘Urban Nutrition Project -A collaborative project of Department of Food and Nutrition, SVT College of Home Science and a Multinational Organization (2012 onwards). Pilot study completed; Initiating the Pan India Roll out in 2013-2014 onwards but was not completed.
  • Principal investigator ‘Assessment of Body Composition of School Going Children and its correlation with the sleep and snacking pattern’ – a collaborative project of Department of Food and Nutrition, SVT College of Home Science and a Multinational Organization ( 2013-2014).

Research Projects (2014-15)

Sr. No.

Staff

Title

Nature of Project

Funding Agency

Grant [Rs.]

Duration

Dr.Jagmeet Madan (Principal Investigator)

Healthy Children Happy Children Project- A collaborative project of SVT College of Home Science with PVR Nest and Aries Social Solutions, New Delhi

School Health Initiative

PVR Nest

2 lakhs

June 2014 to May 2015

Dr.Jagmeet Madan (Principal Investigator)

‘Urban Nutrition Project PHASE II’ a collaborative project of Department of Food and Nutrition, SVT College of Home Science and a Multinational Organization

Other

Multinational Organization

11 lakhs

Pan India Project preliminaries as pilot was done but Pan India data collection was not considered viable and thus not undertaken.

Mrs. Sulakshana Mane

Feasibility of Fortified Jaggeryand Jaggery Products

Minor Research Project

UGC

3,60,000

2015-2017

Completed

Mrs. RoshniDange

Breakfast Consumption and Physical Activity of College Going Girls

(17 – 21 Years)

Minor Research Project

UGC

2,80,000

2015-2017

Completed

Research Project Evaluation by Dr. Jagmeet Madan:

Review of Letter Intents (LOI) for the BIRAC- DBT-BMGF Grand Challenges India Program, February 2015. A collaborative effort of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India; Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) A Government of India Enterprise; and the Bill and Melinda gates Foundation with USAID.

Research Projects (2015-16)

Sr. No.

Staff

Title

Nature of Project

Funding Agency

Grant [Rs.]

Duration

Mrs. NeeraBarooah

“Study on Retention of Indigenous Knowledge System in Textiles in North east India”

Minor Research Project

UGC

2,10,000

2015-2017

Completed

Mrs. Vidya Thakur

“Effluent load assessment of Maheshwari Textile Processing and suggesting remedial measures for its reduction”

Minor Research Project

UGC

3,60,000

2015-2017

Completed

Ms. Hemani Malhotra

Ergonomic study of Musculoskeletal and Postural problems among residential building sweepers

Minor Research Project

UGC

4,05,000

2015-2017

Completed

Dr.Jagmeet Madan (Principal Investigator)

Effect of Almond consumption on blood glucose Regulation and cardiometabolic risk factors in Adolescents and Young adults (16-25 years) with Prediabetes

International

USDA,

United States of America

US $39,925

2017-2018

(ongoing)

Dr.Jagmeet Madan (Co-principal Investigator)

Validation of Food Frequency Questionnaire on Nutrition Transition in Adolescents from Maharashtra

PNPG 2017 Research grant – American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

US $5,000

2017-2018

(ongoing)