Janardan Subedi, PhD

Janardan Subedi

Professor, Department of Sociology & Gerontology

Email: subedij@MiamiOH.edu 
Phone: 513-529-3432
Office: Upham Hall, 352



PhD Medical Sociology - University of Akron
MA Medical Anthropology - Case Western Reserve University
MA Political Science - Tribhuvan University
BA Political Science and Economics - Tribhuvan University

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Janardan Subedi is a professor of sociology and an affiliate with the Black World Studies Program. He received his PhD in Medical Sociology from the University of Akron. He specializes in medical sociology, international/cross-cultural health, and methodology and statistics.

Selected Publications

J. Scott Brown, Janardan Subedi, Sree Subedi, Kelina Basnyat, and Mark B.Tausig (2018) “Fundamental causes in illness and Health Behavior: A Cross-National comparison of young adults in the US and Nepal.” Journal of Gerontology and Geriatrics Medicine, vol. 3 (3): 555615

Matthew P. Johnson, Suman Thapa, Sandra Laston, Kent L. Anderson, Mohan Shrestha, Bradford Towne, Janardan Subedi, John Blangero, and Sarah Williams-Blangero (2017) “Genetic analysis of glaucoma endophenotypes in a large Nepalese extended pedigree: The Jiri Eye Study.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS), Vol. 58, No. 8, Pp.2133.

Matthew P. Johnson, Suman S. Thapa, Thomas D. Dyer, Sandra Laston, Kent L. Anderson, Bradford Towne, Janardan Subedi, Harald H. H. Göring, John Blangero, and Sarah Williams-Blangero (2017) “Lineage-specific linkage analysis localizes novel rare variant-driven genomic loci for the glaucoma Endophenotypes of cup to disc ratio in a large extended pedigree from Nepal: The Jiri Eye Study.” ASHG, Pp. 2176.

Mark B. Tausig, Sree Subedi and Janardan Subedi (2016) “Perceptions of Mental Illness in Rural Nepal: Dimensions of Stigma and their Social Origin.” American International Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.5 (4): 27-40.
Kimberly D. Williams, John Blangero, M. C. Mahaney, Janardan Subedi, Bharat Jha, Williams-Blangero and Bradford Towne (2015) Axial Quantitative Ultrasound Assessment of Pediatric Bone Quality in Eastern Nepal. Osteoporosis International, doi 10.1007/s00198-015-3115-0.

Kimberly D. Williams, Janardan Subedi, Bharat Jha, Williams-Blangero and Bradford Towne (2015) Quantitative Physical Activity of Children and Adolescents in a Rural Population from Eastern Nepal. American Journal of Human Biology, 28 (1): 129-137.