The National Academy of Sciences of India (NASI) and the Elsevier Corporation have named Dr. Subharati Ghosh a 2015 NASI-Scopus Young Scientist Award recipient. More than 600 scholars from leading research institutions across India were nominated and Dr. Ghosh received the only award in the social sciences.
"NASI Scopus Young Scientists awards are now considered as a premier recognition of hard work, innovations and aspirations of young scientists of India," said Professor Akhilesh Tyagi, President, National Academy of Sciences, India.
Dr. Ghosh, who received her Ph.D. in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Social Work, is an assistant professor at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai India. Her areas of research include social determinants of health, developmental disabilities, and severe mental illness.