Punita Chowbey is a Research Fellow at the Sheffield Hallam University. Women and children in disadvantaged situations, particularly those at the intersection of class and ethnicity are central foci of her research. She is concerned with understanding how poverty and disadvantage are reproduced across generations; focussing on issues such as parenting, household food consumption and health inequalities. Her research focusses on the South Asian population in the UK and in South Asia.
Better Health briefings
- Better Health 35: Preparing minority ethnic children for starting primary school: Integrating health and education, by Punita Chowbey, Ros Garrick and Deborah Harrop.