publications by categories in reversed chronological order. generated by jekyll-scholar.


  1. New
    Nutritional supplementation in early-life associated with lower odds of severe mental distress in later adulthood among females but not in males in Guatemala
    The Journal of Nutrition, 2022
  2. New
    Timing of parity and change in BMI during the life-course: Evidence from the INCAP Longitudinal Study
    BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2022
  3. New
    Effects of early-life poverty on health and human capital in children and adolescents: analyses of national surveys and birth cohort studies in LMICs
    Victora, Cesar G., Hartwig, Fernando P., Vidaletti, Luis P., Martorell, Reynaldo, Osmond, Clive, Richter, Linda, Stein, Aryeh D., Barros, Aluisio JD, Adair, Linda S., Barros, Fernando C., Bhargava, Santosh K., Horta, Bernardo L., Kroker-Lobos, Maria F., Lee, Nanette R., Menezes, Ana Maria B., Murray, Joseph, Norris, Shane M., Sachdev, Harshpal Singh, Stein, Alan, Varghese, Jithin Sam, Bhutta, Zulfiqar, and Black, Robert E
    The Lancet, 2022
  4. Working
    Conditional wealth to estimate association of wealth mobility with health and human capital in low- and middle-income country cohorts
    Varghese, Jithin Sam, Osmond, Clive, and Stein, Aryeh D.
    Working Paper 2022
  5. Working
    Subjective social status is associated with happiness but not weight status or psychological distress: an analysis of three prospective birth cohorts from low- and middle-income countries
    Varghese, Jithin Sam, Hall, Rachel Waford, Adair, Linda S., Patel, Shivani A., Martorell, Reynaldo, Belleza, Delia, Kroker-Lobos, Maria F., Lee, Nanette R., Nyati, Lukhanyo, Ramirez-Zea, Manuel, Richter, Linda M., and Stein, Aryeh D.
    Working Paper 2022
  6. Working
    Factors associated with non-participation in anthropometric and biomarker measurements in India: an analysis of National Family Health Survey 2015-16
    Varghese, Jithin Sam
    Working Paper 2022


  1. Development of a temporally harmonized asset index: Evidence from across 50 years of follow up of a birth cohort in Guatemala
    BMC Medical Research Methodology, 2021
  2. Profiles of intra-day glucose in Type 2 Diabetes and their association with complications: an analysis of continuous glucose monitoring data
    Varghese, J. S., Ho, J. C., Anjana, R. M., Pradeepa, R., Patel, S. A., Jebarani, S., Baskar, V., Narayan, K. M. V., and Mohan, V.
    Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, 2021
  3. Socioeconomic position over the life-course and subjective social status in relation to nutritional status and mental health among Guatemalan adults
    SSM - Population Health 2021
  4. Relative and absolute wealth mobility since birth in relation to health and human capital in middle adulthood: An analysis of a Guatemalan birth cohort
    SSM - Population Health 2021
  5. New
    Changes in wealth across the life course in birth cohorts from five low- and middle-income countries
    Varghese, Jithin Sam, Adair, Linda S, Patel, Shivani A., Bechayda, Sonny Agustin, Bhargava, Santosh K., Carba, Delia B., Horta, Bernardo L, Lima, Natalia P, Martorell, Reynaldo, Menezes, Ana M.B., Norris, Shane, Richter, Linda M, Ramirez-Zea, Manuel, Sachdev, Harshpal Singh, Wehrmeister, Fernando C, and Stein, Aryeh D.
    SSM - Population Health 2021
  6. Contribution of economic and nutritional context to overweight/obesity dynamics in Indian women from 1998 to 2016: a multilevel analysis of national survey data
    Baby, Jeswin, Varghese, Jithin Sam, Cyriac, Shruthi, Narayan, K. M. V., Kurpad, A.V., Patel, Shivani A., and Thomas, Tinku
    BMJ Open 2021
  7. Working
    Changes in Child Undernutrition and Overweight in India from 2006 to 2019: An Analysis of 22 States



    1. Dietary Iron Intake and Anemia Are Weakly Associated, Limiting Effective Iron Fortification Strategies in India
      Swaminathan, S., Ghosh, S., Varghese, J. S., Sachdev, H. S., Kurpad, A. V., and Thomas, T.
      The Journal of Nutrition, 2019
    2. Demand and supply factors of iron-folic acid supplementation and its association with anaemia in North Indian pregnant women
      Varghese, J. S., Swaminathan, S., Kurpad, A. V., and Thomas, T.
      PLoS One, 2019
    3. Evaluation of haemoglobin cut-off for mild anaemia in Asians - analysis of multiple rounds of two national nutrition surveys
      Varghese, J. S., Thomas, T., and Kurpad, A. V.
      Indian Journal of Medical Research, 2019
    4. Strength of Association between Pentosan Polysulfate and a Novel Maculopathy
      Hanif, A. M., Shah, R., Yan, J., Varghese, J. S., Patel, S. A., Cribbs, B. E., O’Keefe, G., Hendrick, A. M., Shantha, J. G., Hubbard, 3rd, Patel, P. S., Rao, P., Yeh, S., and Jain, N.
      Ophthalmology, 2019
    5. Malnutrition among women and children in India: limited evidence of clustering of underweight, anemia, overweight, and stunting within individuals and households at both state and district levels
      Varghese, J. S., and Stein, A. D.
      American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2019