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, Subedi, J., Subedi, S., Basnyat, K., & Tausig, M. B. (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, 3(3), 555615.  doi:10.19080/OAJGGM.2018.03.555615.

Johnson, M. P., Thapa, S., Laston, S., Anderson, K. L., Shrestha, M., Towne, B., Subedi, J., Blangero, J., & Williams-Blangero, S. (2017). Genetic analysis of glaucoma endophenotypes in a large Nepalese extended pedigree: The Jiri Eye Study. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS), 58(8), pp. 2133.

Johnson, M. P., Thapa, S. S., Dyer, T. D., Laston, S., Anderson, K. L., Towne, B., Subedi, J., Göring, H. H., Blangero, J., & Williams-Blangero, S. (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.

Tausig, M. B., Subedi, S., & Subedi, J. (2016). Perceptions of mental illness in rural Nepal: Dimensions of stigma and their social origin. American International Journal of Social Sciences, 5(4), 27-40.

Williams, K. D., Blangero, J., Mahaney, J. C., Subedi, J., Jha, B., Williams-Blangero, S., & Towne, B.  (2015). Axial quantitative ultrasound assessment of pediatric bone quality in Eastern Nepal. Osteoporosis International. 26(9), 2319-28. doi:10.1007/s00198-015-3115-0.

Williams, K. D., Subedi, J., Jha, B., Williams-Blangero, S., & Towne, B. (2015). Quantitative physical activity of children and adolescents in a rural population from Eastern Nepal. American Journal of Human Biology, 28(1), 129-137.