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Kumar A, Thomas J, Wadhwa SS, Mishra A, Dasgupta S. The last mile connectivity: Experience of passengers and drivers of E-rickshaws and cycle rickshaws in an Indian city. Case Studies on Transport Policy 2022. [DOI: 10.1016/j.cstp.2022.03.008] 

Kumar A, Nayar KR. COVID 19 and its mental health consequences. Journal of Mental Health 2021;30:1-2. [PMid:32339041 DOI: 10.1080/09638237.2020.1757052]

Nair AT, Nayar KR, Koya SF, Abraham M, Lordson J, Grace C, Sreekumar S, Chembon P, Swarnam K, Pillai AM, Pandey AK. Social media, vaccine hesitancy and trust deficit in immunization programs: a qualitative enquiry in Malappuram District of Kerala, India. Health Res Policy Sys 2021;19. [PMid:34380514 PMCid:PMC8356375 DOI: 10.1186/s12961-021-00698-x] 


Kumar A, Rajasekharan Nayar K, Koya SF. COVID-19: Challenges and its consequences for rural health care in India. Public Health in Practice 2020;1:100009. [PMid:34171041 PMCid:PMC7199699 DOI: 10.1016/j.puhip.2020.100009] 


Kumar A, Nayar KR. COVID-19: Stigma, discrimination, and the blame game. International Journal of Mental Health 2020;49:382-4. [DOI: 10.1080/00207411.2020.1809935] 

Kumar A. COVID-19 and Domestic Violence: A Possible Public Health Crisis. Journal of Health Management 2020;22:192-6. [DOI: 10.1177/0972063420932765] 

Kumar A, Nayar KR. COVID-19 and Mass Fatality Management: A Public Health Challenge. Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2020;14:e38-9. [PMid:32713413 PMCid:PMC7445452 DOI: 10.1017/dmp.2020.277] 

Kumar A, Nayar KR, Bhat LD. Debate: COVID‐19 and children in India. Child Adolesc Ment Health 2020;25:165-6. [PMid:32599669 PMCid:PMC7361601 DOI: 10.1111/camh.12398]

Rajasekharan Nayar K, Chowdhury SR, Rao AP, Kumar A, Bhat L. The new body politics. Economic and Political Weekly 2020;55(37).

Kumar A, Verma RS. Sexual Harassment in Academic Institutions and Demand to Regulate Male Sexuality. Sexuality & Culture 2020;24:1683-6. [DOI: 10.1007/s12119-020-09715-7] 

Nayar RK, Nair AT, Shaffi M, Swarnam K, Kumar A, Abraham M, Lordson J, Grace C. Methods to overcome vaccine hesitancy. Lancet 2019;393:1203-4. [DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(19)30218-1] 

Novotný J, Ficek F, Hill JK, Kumar A. Social determinants of environmental health: A case of sanitation in rural Jharkhand. Sci Total Environ 2018;643:762-74. [PMid:29958166 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.239] 


Anand T, Shaffi M, Pillai A M, Lathika Rajendrakumar A, Sreemathy L, Rajasekharan Nayar K, Lordson J, Abraham M, Rajeev P, Marthanda Pillai A, Kumar A, Grace A C, Jacob J. Prevalence of hypertension and prehypertension among a coastal population in south India: baseline findings from a population-based health registry project in Kerala. Public Health 2018;155:107-9. [PMid:29346068 DOI: 10.1016/j.puhe.2017.11.012] 

Kumar A, Panda PK. Ethnicity, religion, and identity politics among tribes in Jharkhand. Economic and Political Weekly 2018;53(39).

Kumar A. Politics around washrooms. Economic and Political Weekly 2017;52(48).

Kumar A, Nayar KR, Shaffi M, Grace C, Bhat LD. Happy days are “not” here! Economic and Political Weekly 2017;52(19).

Kumar A, Thomas J, Wadhwa S, Mishra A, Dasgupta S. Income and Saving Habits Among Rickshaw Pullers in Ranchi. Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies 2017; 15(1):7197-7209. [DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.3113063] 

Kumar A, Thomas J, Wadhwa SS, Mishra A, Dasgupta S. Health and Social Security Needs of Rickshaw Pullers in Ranchi. Soc Work Public Health 2016;31:246-54. [PMID: 27050732 DOI: 10.1080/19371918.2015.1125323] 


Kumar A, Kalliainen LK. Cleft Lip Surgical Intervention in Resource Constraint Settings: A Case Report. Health 2016;08:472-8. [DOI: 10.4236/health.2016.85050]

Grace C, Nayar KR, Bhat LD, Kumar A, Babu GR, Shaffi M. The “Spittoon syndrome” how effective will be the anti-spitting initiatives in India? Economic and Political Weekly 2016;51(26-27). 

Kumar A. Banning child pornography. Economic and Political Weekly 2016;51(13).

Kumar A. Menstruation, purity and right to worship. Economic and Political Weekly 2016;51(9).

Kumar A. Complementing Gender Analysis Methods. J Evid Inf Soc Work 2016;13:99-110. [PMID: 25941756 DOI: 10.1080/15433714.2014.997097] 


Kumar A, Nayar, KR, Bhat LD. Where is “Public” in the Public Health Discourse? Journal of Health Systems 2016;2(1):19–23. [DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.2761737]

Jaff D, Kumar A. The Hookah Epidemic: Emerging Public Health Threat in the Kurdish Region of Iraq. Journal of Health Systems 2016;26; 2(1):16-8.


Shaffi M, Anand T, Pillai M, Rajendrakumar A, Sreemathy L, Nayar K, Lordson J, Abraham M, Rajeev P, Pillai A, Kumar A, Grace C, Jacob J. Developing a Health Registry for Coastal Population: Protocol of the Valiyathura Population Based Health Registry in Kerala, the Southern Coast of India. Journal of Health Systems 2016;1(2):11-55.

Kumar A. Health inequity and women’s self-help groups in India: The role of caste and class. Health Sociology Review 2014;16:160-8. [DOI: 10.5172/hesr.2007.16.2.160] 


Kumar A. Monument of Love or Symbol of Maternal Death: The Story Behind the Taj Mahal. Case Reports in Women's Health 2014;1-2:4-7. [DOI: 10.1016/j.crwh.2014.07.001] 


Kumar A. Politics of assertion. Economic and Political Weekly 2014;49(38).

Kumar A. The politics behind Jharkhand’s domicile policy. Economic and Political Weekly 2014;49(17).

Kumar A. Tribals in Jharkhand: Religion and identity politics. Economic and Political Weekly 2014;49(5).

Chakravarty S, Prasad U, Kumar A, Jha AN. Women empowerment through self-help groups: The role of information& communication technology – A case study of Jharkhand state in India. International Journal of Applied Engineering Research. 2014;9(24).

Kumar A, Haque Nizamie S, Srivastava NK. Violence against women and mental health. Mental Health & Prevention 2013;1:4-10. [DOI: 10.1016/j.mhp.2013.06.002] 


Kumar A. Operations research in HIV/AIDS. J Evid Based Soc Work 2013;10:353-7. [PMID: 23879358 DOI: 10.1080/15433714.2012.664044] 

Kumar A, Kumar P. Training needs assessment of service providers: targeted intervention for HIV/AIDS in Jharkhand, India. J Evid Based Soc Work 2013;10:365-72. [PMID: 23879360 DOI: 10.1080/15433714.2012.664053]



Kumar A. Politics of special status. Economic and Political Weekly 2013;48(48).

Kumar A. Dealing with mass fatalities. Economic and Political Weekly 2013;48(29).

Kumar A, Gopal R. HIV/AIDS program in Jharkhand: a critical review. Soc Work Public Health 2012;27:361-78. [PMID: 22657149 DOI: 10.1080/19371918.2012.655056] 


Kumar A. AIDS orphans and vulnerable children in India: problems, prospects, and concerns. Soc Work Public Health 2012;27:205-12. [PMID: 22486426 DOI: 10.1080/19371918.2010.525136]

Kumar A. Domestic Violence against Men in India: A Perspective. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment 2012;22:290-6. [DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2012.655988]  


Kumar A, Parashar D. Challenges and Opportunities in HIV/AIDS Counseling: A Case of Jharkhand. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment 2012;22:148-52. [DOI: 10.1080/10911359.2012.646851] 


Kumar A, Srivastava K. Cultural and social practices regarding menstruation among adolescent girls. Soc Work Public Health 2011;26:594-604. [PMID: 21932979 DOI: 10.1080/19371918.2010.525144] 


Kumar A. Mental health services in rural India: challenges and prospects. Health 2011;03:757-61. [DOI: 10.4236/health.2011.312126] 


Kumar A. Brucellosis: need of public health intervention in rural India. Prilozi / Makedonska akademija na naukite i umetnostite, Oddelenie za biološki i medicinski nauki = Contributions / Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Section of Biological and Medical Sciences. 2010;31(1):219-231. [PMID: 20703194]

Kumar A, Satia J. Rural Health Innovation through Leadership Development and Organisational Effectiveness. Jharkhand Journal of Social Development 2010,3(2).

Kumar A, Schofield T. Orphan and Vulnerable Children: Health Policy Interventions in India", Journal of Health and Development 2008;4(1-4):21-32.


Kumar A, Education of Tribals Children in Jharkhand - A Situational Analysis. Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies 2008;6(4):3111-3123.


Kumar A. National Rural Health Mission and Access to Health Services: Issues and Concerns. Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies 2008;6(3):2987-2996.

Kumar A. Role of Males' in Reproductive and Sexual Health Decisions. SSRN Journal. [DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.1349894] 


Anand S, Kumar A. Communicating Care in Insulin Therapy. Journal of Health Management 2007;9:369-80. [DOI: 10.1177/097206340700900304] 

Kumar A. Self-help Groups, Women's Health and Empowerment: Global Thinking and Contextual Issues. Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies 2006;4(3).


Kumar A. District Mental Health Program in India: A Case Study. Journal of Health and Development 2005;1(1).


Kumar A. History of Mental Health Services in India. Journal of Personality and Clinical Studies 2004;20(1-2).


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