Dr. Rakesh Kakkar

Dr. Rakesh Kakkar


Designation : Professor

Qualification :

MBBS(1998), MD(2003)

Email :rakesh.kakkar@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

  • Public health administration

  • Health system Research

  • Operational research

  • Tuberculosis

  • Geriatric health


  • Life member of National Institute of Health and family Welfare, New Delhi

  • Life membership of Indian Red Cross society

  • Life member of Indian Journal of Preventive & social Medicine

  • Life member of Social Medicine Association, Amritsar, India

  • Life member of International Epidemiologist Association

  • Life member of Indian Public Health Association, Kolkata

  • Life member of Indian Journal of Community Health (IJCH), official publication of

  • Life member of World NCD Federation, PGIMER, Chandigarh

  • Life member of Nutrition Society of India

  • Life member of ISMS

  • Member, Epidemiological Foundation of India (EPI)

Honors / Awards

Best Oral Paper award for “Public Private Model for Childhood Illnesses” in National annual conference of IPHA-2008 ; 7-9th March, 2008 at Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

Received prestigious “Presidential Appreciation Award” in faculty category to recognize the contributions made to IAPSM and good works in Community Medicine field in Faculty Category

Appreciation letter from “Gurudwara Srii Hemkunt Sahiib Management Trust” Luxman Juhlla Road, Rishiikesh for rendering exemplary services Gurudwara Sri Hemkunt Sahib Jee 19th–24th September 2008


Kakkar R, Aggarwal P. Healthcare Scenario: Health for All to Sustainable Development Goals. Indian J Comm Health. 2019;31(2):155-156.

Pandey VK, Aggarwal P, Kakkar R. Modified BG Prasad Socio economic classification, update-2019, IJCH,2019;31,1

Gupta A, Naidu NK, Kakkar R. Role of social marketing in promoting primary care to succeed in current era. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Nov 21];8:3086-9. Available from: http://www.jfmpc.com/text.asp?2019/8/10/3086/269976

Aggarwal, P. & Kakkar, R. National Nutrition Strategy: The Needed Timely Modification to Make Integrated Child Development Scheme More Effective. Indian J Pediatr (2019) 86: 628. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12098-019-02869-9

Pandey, Vivek Kumar; Aggarwal, Pradeep; Kakkar, Rakesh. Modified BG Prasad’s Socio-economic Classification-2018: The need of an update in the present scenario. Indian Journal of Community Health, [S.l.], v. 30, n. 1, mar. 2018. ISSN 2248-9509.