Dr. Arun K. S.

Arun is an Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Junior Research Fellow. He is pursuing his PhD in Epidemiology.Arunís research on the effect of early childhood infections and malnutrition on the physical growth and cognitive development during the late childhood, aims to understand the early childhood predictors of growth and cognitive development in Indian children. His research involves follow up of an existing birth cohort in southern India, who was followedup in the past during the period 2002-2006.