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Dr. Chitra Dinakar
Designation :Professor Grade II & Head
Department : Paediatrics
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1. HIV infected Adolescent: an approach to management. Indian Journal Of Adolescent Medicine , 2020 Jan-June; Vol 2, No:1:
2. Anorexia Nervosa: A Missed Diagnosis. Indian J Of Adolesc Med. June 2019; Vol 1: 33-35
3. Common medical problems in adolescents. Indian J of Practical Pedr. April-June 2015;17(2): 90-96,%202015.pdf
4. Adolescent sleep problems and behavior: A school survey. Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2014; 81:726-727
5. HIV antibody tests for young infants: a lost opportunity to detect negative status. Indian Pediatric 2012; 49:677-678
6. The prevalence and etiology of anemia among HIV-infected children in India. European Journal of Paediatrics, March 2012. PMID: 22009132 DOI: 10.1007/s00431-011-1599-y 7. Growth patterns and anaemia status of HIV-infected children living in an institutional facility in India. Trop Med Int Health. 2012
8. Intermittent short course Therapy for Pediatric Tuberculosis. Indian Pediatr 2010; 47: 93-96.

1.Peer facilitated health promoting interventions in HIV infected adolescents
2.Efficacy of National Iron plus imitative in treatment of iron deficiency Anemia
3.Bone health status in HIV infected children and adolescents
4.Factors associated with self-harm and suicide attempts and implementation of a brief intervention Tool.

1.Indian Academy of Paediatrics
2. IAP – Bangalore Pediatrics Society
3.Postgraduate journal of pediatrics and adolescent medicine

1 ‘Infectious disease chapter’ of central IAP
2. Adolescent health academy of central IAP
3. Bangalore Adolescent health academy

Member of Editorial board in journals
- Indian journal of Adolescent medicine

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