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Meghna Ranganathan

BSc MSc PhD

Research Fellow

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Affiliations

Department of Global Health and Development
Faculty of Public Health and Policy

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)

Research

Research Area
Health inequalities
Maternal health
Social and structural determinants of health
Adolescent health
Behaviour change
Capacity strengthening
Gender
Global Health
Impact evaluation
Mixed methods
Implementation research
Qualitative methods
Violence
Discipline
Development studies
Economics
Epidemiology
Operational research
Social Sciences
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Sexually transmitted disease
Sexually transmitted infection
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

'It's because I like things… it's a status and he buys me airtime': exploring the role of transactional sex in young women's consumption patterns in rural South Africa (secondary findings from HPTN 068).
Ranganathan, M. ; Heise, L. ; MacPhail, C. ; Stöckl, H. ; Silverwood, R.J. ; Kahn, K. ; Selin, A. ; Xavier Gómez-Olivé, F. ; Watts, C. ; Pettifor, A. ;
2018
Reprod Health
Young women's perceptions of transactional sex and sexual agency: a qualitative study in the context of rural South Africa.
Ranganathan, M. ; MacPhail, C. ; Pettifor, A. ; Kahn, K. ; Khoza, N. ; Twine, R. ; Watts, C. ; Heise, L. ;
2017
BMC Public Health
Transactional sex among young women in rural South Africa: prevalence, mediators and association with HIV infection.
Ranganathan, M. ; Heise, L. ; Pettifor, A. ; Silverwood, R.J. ; Selin, A. ; MacPhail, C. ; Delany-Moretlwe, S. ; Kahn, K. ; Gómez-Olivé, F.X. ; Hughes, J.P. ; Piwowar-Manning, E. ; Laeyendecker, O. ; Watts, C. ;
2016
J Int AIDS Soc
Cash transfers for HIV prevention: considering their potential.
Heise, L. ; Lutz, B. ; Ranganathan, M. ; Watts, C. ;
2013
J Int AIDS Soc
Donor funding for newborn survival: an analysis of donor-reported data, 2002-2010.
Pitt, C. ; Lawn, J.E. ; Ranganathan, M. ; Mills, A. ; Hanson, K. ;
2012
PLoS Med
Motivating public use of physician-level performance data: an experiment on the effects of message and mode.
Ranganathan, M. ; Hibbard, J. ; Rodday, A.M. ; de Brantes, F. ; Conroy, K. ; Rogers, W.H. ; Gelb Safran, D. ;
2009
Med Care Res Rev
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