PGI Chandigarh Additional Professor Dr Shankar Prinja featured among the top 20 global researchers list
Chandigarh: Dr. Shankar Prinja, Additional Professor of Health Economics at PGI's Department of Community Medicine and School of Public Health has been included in the list of top 20 researchers who have been globally acknowledged in the field of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). He is the only Indian researcher who got featured among the top 20 researchers of the world.
A bibliometric analysis of research on UHC conducted from January 1990 to September 2019 identified authors, journals and countries where the maximum volume of high-quality research on UHC is published. It was recently published in JMIR Public Health and Surveillance.
Dr. Prinja is the only researcher from India who achieved the recognition of being featured in this list of top 20 researchers based on the volume and the impact of research and the quality of journals in which it is published.