Ongoing Projects / Consultancies

Sr. No.TitleAgencyPeriodGrant / Amount Mobilised
1Principal Investigator of PROJECT MARG (Phase I ) (2008- 2010)A collaboration of Department of Food and Nutrition, SVT College of Home Science, SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai and Diabetes Foundation of India , with the World Diabetic Foundation , Denmark2008-2010Rs 1,00,000
2 MINOR RESEARCH PROJECT-” Assessment of Anthropometric profile and its correlation with Dietary pattern and lifestyle factors in school going children from different socioeconomic strata in MumbaiUGC2007-2009

Completed Projects / Consultancies

Sr. No.TitleAgencyPeriodGrant / Amount Mobilised
1Principal Investigator of PROJECT MARG (Phase I ) (2008- 2010)A collaboration of Department of Food and Nutrition, SVT College of Home Science, SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai and Diabetes Foundation of India , with the World Diabetic Foundation , Denmark2008-2010Rs 1 Lakh
2 MINOR RESEARCH PROJECT-” Assessment of Anthropometric profile and its correlation with Dietary pattern and lifestyle factors in school going children from different socioeconomic strata in MumbaiUGC2007-2009

Ongoing International Projects (2017-2018)

Research Grant Approval by ABC and United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for the research project titled, ‘Effect of Almond Consumption on Blood glucose Regulation and Cardio Metabolic Risk Factors in Adolescents and Young adults (16-25 Years) with Pre diabetes’.

This project is a collaborative endeavor of Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) SNDTWU, Juhu, Mumbai and Medical Research Center of Kasturba Research Health Society, Vile Parle (west) Mumbai.

Principal Investigator of the Project – Dr. Jagmeet Madan, Principal, Professor Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) SNDTWU, Juhu, Mumbai
Co- Principal Investigators

  • Dr. Rama Vaidya Director, Division of Endocrine and Metabolic Research, Medical Research Center of Kasturba Research Health Society, Vile Parle (west) Mumbai
  • Dr. Shobha Udipi , Director, Integrative Nutrition and Ayurceuticals Medical Research Center of Kasturba Research Health Society, Vile Parle (west) Mumbai.

The PNPG Research Grant 2017 from American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for the Validation of Food Frequency Questionnaire on the Nutrition transition of Indian adolescents of Mumbai, Maharashtra. This is a Collaborative endeavor of the Emory University, Atlanta USA and Sir Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) SNDTWU, Juhu, Mumbai.

Principal Investigator – Dr. Nida Shaikh; Professor, Emory University Atlanta , USA

Co Principal Investigator -Dr Jagmeet Madan, Principal Professor, Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) SNDTWU, Juhu, Mumbai.

Co- Investigator – Ms Panchali Moitra, Faculty, Department of Food Nutrition and Dietetics, Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) SNDTWU, Juhu, Mumbai.