Dr Uday Narayan Yadav
Adjunct Lecturer

Dr Uday Narayan Yadav

Ph.D. ( Public Health)- University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

MPH (Epidemiology)- Manipal University, Karnataka, India

MSC Med( prelims)- Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Karnataka, India

Medicine & Health
Centre for Primary Health Care & Equity

Uday has implemented various public health programs and conducted research in Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, and Australia. He has experience working with development partners such as USAID, UNAIDS and IOM. Currently, Uday holds a position of Research Fellow ( Implementation Science) at National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University. 

Uday’s research has two major strands: assessing health problems and implementing co-designed solutions to address those problems. He is particularly interested in a multidisciplinary research collaboration that can comprehensively address the multifaceted needs of the people. His research interests include:

1. Prevention and management of chronic disease via community and primary care approaches

2. Co-design and Implementation science

3. Addressing health inequality, including interventions to improve the health status of disadvantaged groups, including older adults, and

4. Evidence based policy, advocacy and practice.

Level 3, AGSM Building Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity UNSW New South Wales 2052
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Gurung A; Khatiwada B; Kayastha B; Parsekar S; Mistry SK; Yadav UN, 2022, 'Effectiveness of Zingiber Officinale(ginger) compared with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and complementary therapy in primary dysmenorrhoea: A systematic review', Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health, vol. 18, pp. 101152 - 101152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cegh.2022.101152
    Journal articles | 2022
    Mehata S; Parajuli KR; Rayamajhee B; Yadav UN; Mehta RK; Singh DR, 2022, 'Micronutrients deficiencies and its correlation with the soil-transmitted helminthic infections among children and non-pregnant women in Nepal: findings from Nepal national micronutrient status survey', Scientific Reports, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-24634-3
    Journal articles | 2022
    Mistry SK; Ali AM; Yadav UN; Das S; Akter N; Huda MN; Hadisuyatmana S; Rahman S; Lim D; Rahman MM, 2022, 'COVID-19 related anxiety and its associated factors: a cross-sectional study on older adults in Bangladesh', BMC Psychiatry, vol. 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12888-022-04403-2
    Journal articles | 2021
    Mistry SK; Ali AM; Ahmed MS; Yadav UN; Khan MS; Hossain MB; Yunus FM, 2021, 'Prevalence and correlates of total sleep time among the older adults during COVID-19 pandemic in Bangladesh.', Sleep Epidemiol, vol. 1, pp. 100008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleepe.2021.100008
    Journal articles | 2021
    Mistry SK; Ali ARMM; Hossain MB; Yadav UN; Ghimire S; Rahman MA; Irfan NM; Huque R, 2021, 'Exploring depressive symptoms and its associates among Bangladeshi older adults amid COVID-19 pandemic: findings from a cross-sectional study', Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, vol. 56, pp. 1487 - 1497, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-021-02052-6

2021 David L. Sackett Fellowship from the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK

2021 National Health Research Award from the Government of Nepal

2021 -Australian Government ‘Distinguished Talent’ Award for exceptional academic and research performances.

2018 International Postgraduate Scholarship from UNSW 

Non-communicable disease, Implementation  Science and Co-design, Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health, Global Health, Primary Health Care, Aged Health Care, Mixed method approach, Evidence Synthesis, Health Policy