Nimisha Bahl

Nimisha Bahl

PhD: Early life social, economic, and family predictors of the trajectory of malnutrition and cognitive development from childhood to adulthood.

UQ Supervisor: Associate Professor Abdullah Mamun and Dr Nam Tran

IITD Supervisor: Dr Kamlesh Signh

Dr Bahl completed her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in India at Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune and pursued a Master of Public Health at the Queensland University of Technology. Her interest in social science research grew during her master’s program, motivating her to undertake a PhD with UQ-IITD Academy of Research. Through her research, Dr Bahl wants to understand the relationship between health and cognitive development.