National Journal of Public Health

Official Publication of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka

RNJPH in brief


Editor In Chief



Professor and Head, RGIPH & CDC, RGUHS





Professor and Head, Department of Community Medicine, BMCRI, Bangalore


RNJPH is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal in public health. Contributions to RJNPH is free of processing and publication charges. The journal is published in print and open source online formats.




January 2016 / Volume 1 / Issue 1 Pages 1-40

Published and hosted by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, 4th 'T' Block, Jayanagar, Bengaluru - 560 041,Karnataka,India. Web Page designed and maintained by Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Public Health and Centre for Disease Control, RGUHS, Bangalore 560 041.

ISSN: Awaited



Organ Donation

Ranganath TS


Original Articles

Knowledge and self-care practices among type-2 diabetics attending tertiary care hospital, Visakhapatnam city

Sarada.V, Madhavi S and Madhavi DB.


Prevailing food taboos among pregnant women in urban slums of Bengaluru- a cross sectional study

Narasimha BC, Ravish KS and Ranganath TS


Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus in school teachers of Bengaluru

Manjula D, Sasikumar NS, Sahu B and Babu GR


Assessment of functioning and effectiveness of cold chain in Primary Health Centres of Bengaluru Urban- North

Jyothi J, Selvi T, Thilak SA and Ranganath TS


Junk food consumption and malnutrition among medical and dental college students, Bengaluru

Vani HC and Suryanarayana SP



Indias recent reformation in public health education: is it targeting the right people?

Varghese J, Kannan D and Bojani U.