Dr Jagnoor Jagnoor
Dr Jagnoor Jagnoor is Senior Research fellow at the Injury Division at The George Institute and Head of the Injury Division, India Office.
Jagnoor is an Early Career Fellow – NHMRC, with a background in injury epidemiology. She has a conjoint appointment as Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW and an honorary Senior Lecturer appointment, School of Public Health University of Sydney, and The John Walsh Centre for Rehabilitation Research. She is currently affiliated with the Kolling Institute for Medical Research. She has published widely in the peer reviewed literature in the field of unintentional injuries.
Jagnoor’ s research interests are exploring the impact of injuries, assessing issues of equity and vulnerability in the distribution of the burden of injuries, evaluating potential interventions to reduce the burden of injuries in Australia, Africa and Asia and contributing to data for decision making in preventing injuries and improving recovery post injury.
Her current research spans a broad range, including injury prevention, rehabilitation, health related quality of life, economic impact and alternate systems of insurance with respect to injury, whiplash and mild traumatic brain injury. She is passionate about the creating new knowledge to best address the injury burden in low middle income populations with competing health needs. She is engaged in several projects in LMIC working on injury surveillance systems, road injuries, burns, falls and drowning.