Arulprakash Sivanandan

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology

I am Arulprakash Sivanandan, pursued Masters in Public Health from JIPMER, Puducherry. My point of interest is to strengthen primary health care and disaster management through data analysis, research and Campaigning. I have research experience on people’s perception about Rural Health Center in industrial area in Puducherry, health status of people living around industrial area in North Chennai, educating volunteers and other stakeholders about environment and health and running campaigns.

Highest Education: B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology - JIPMER

Date of Joining: May 10, 2020

Date Of Completion: June 10, 2020

Goals

My point of interest is health system strengthening. I have quite a good experience in primary health care management, auditing and pandemic surveillance. Along with these, with the experience gained I like to work on research and research paper writing on primary health care and outbreak surveillance in future.

Arulprakash Sivanandan

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology

Presentations

Public Health System of India

August 17th 2020
The presentation describes the public health system of India and covers topics such as Component of health services delivery system,...
Technology Evaluations

SMAART RapidTracker

August 9th 2020
The presentation describes the goal and work process of this technology of SMAART RapidTracker and how to help this technology...
Presentations

Public Health System of Philippines

July 15th 2020
The presentation describes the public health system of Philippines and covers topics such as Component of health services delivery system, Health Insurance...
Insights

Covid-19 Testing data in India: Challenges and Opportunities

July 13th 2020
Importance of COVID-19 testing data Tests allow us to identify infected individuals, guiding the medical treatment that they receive. It...

Arulprakash Sivanandan

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology

  • How to present ourselves in video.

  • Some key points about public health.

  • I presented first time online, so it was a good experience.

  • • To gather information from various websites.
    • How to present policy issued day by day and number of cases status.
    • Data handling.
    • Data collecting online.
    • Data cleaning.

  • When I prepared document on “Tracking timeline of COVID 19 and COVID 19 testing data”, I learnt about data reading and presenting summary.

Arulprakash Sivanandan

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology

INSPIRE Virtual Experiential Learning Program - EVALUATION MATRIX

To experience virtual internship for first time and to learn about country wide data collection online.

Data collection of new policies and advisories.

I strongly recommend INSPIRE program to others.

Testimonial

This internship taught me that it is possible for a public health individual to collect data, analysis and produce papers that can be useful in future for policy making process. Collection of data from government website about new policies and comparing it with current status of pandemic is completely new to me. Thanks to FHTS for letting me to know the importance and experience the importance of data informatics in the field of public health.