PhD, University of Maryland
MSW, Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Gender-based violence, HIV/AIDS, Substance use, Intervention research on sustainability of community-based interventions, Sex workers' experiences of violence.
Honors and Awards
Fogarty International Research & Training Grant (Post-Doc.Fellow), JHSPH, 2003-2005.
2003 Ph.D. Dissertation awarded ‘Honorable Mention’ at the Society for Social Work Research’s Annual Conference., Nominated to the Society for Social Work Research’s ‘Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award’.
2001 ‘Graduate Merit Award’, University of Maryland.
1991 'Outstanding Field Work Student’, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India.