Why Kolabtree
Getting started is quick and easy. No upfront fees
It’s free to request a service and invite bids from experts
Discuss requirements with the expert in detail before accepting statement of work from Kolabtree
Collaborate with the expert directly to get your work done the right way
Fund project when you hire the expert, but approve the deliverables only once work is done
Want to hire this expert for a project? Request a quote for free.
Profile Details
Create Project
USD 100 /hr
Hire Dr. Bhavadharini B.
USD 100 /hr

Freelance Expert Scientific and Medical Writer specializing in diabetes, public health, maternal health

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Medical Writing
Research Gray Literature Search, Systematic Literature Review
Consulting Scientific and Technical Consulting
Work Experience

Senior Consultant


October 2021 - November 2022

Diabetes Action Canada Fellowship

Women's College Research Institute

September 2019 - August 2021

Postdoctoral Fellow - Epidemiology of Chronic Diseases

McMaster University

December 2017 - August 2019



University of Madras

May 2012 - May 2017

  • Certification details not provided.
Bhavadharini Balaji, Jiayue Yu, Maria Tinajero, Sarah Jarvis, Tauseef Khan, Sudha Vasudevan, Viren Ranawana, Amudha Poobalan, Shilpa Bhupathiraju, Qi Sun, et al.(2022). White rice, brown rice and the risk of type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis . BMJ Open. 12. (9). p. e065426. {BMJ}
B. Bhavadharini, R. M. Anjana, M. Deepa, R. Pradeepa, R. Uma, P. Saravanan, Viswanathan Mohan(2022). Association between number of abnormal glucose values and severity of fasting plasma glucose in IADPSG criteria and maternal outcomes in women with gestational diabetes mellitus . Acta Diabetologica. 59. (3). p. 349--357. Springer Science and Business Media {LLC}
Balaji Bhavadharini, Wesley Hannah, Hannah Beks, Mohan Deepa, Ranjit Mohan Anjana, Ram Uma, Erik Martin, Kevin McNamara, Vincent Versace, Ponnusamy Saravanan, et al.(2022). Global burden of early pregnancy gestational diabetes mellitus (eGDM): A systematic review . Acta Diabetologica. 59. (3). p. 403--427. Springer Science and Business Media {LLC}
Mohan V, Bhavadharini B, Mukhopadhyay S, Nallaperumal S, Tiwaskar M, Anjana RM, Unnikrishnan R (2021). Diabetes in Pre-independence India: Rediscovering a Forgotten Era. The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India.
Balaji Bhavadharini, Viswanathan Mohan, Mahshid Dehghan, Sumathy Rangarajan, Sumathi Swaminathan, Annika Rosengren, Andreas Wielgosz, Alvaro Avezum, Patricio Lopez-Jaramillo, Fernando Lanas, et al.(2020). White Rice Intake and Incident Diabetes: A Study of 132,373 Participants in 21 Countries . Diabetes Care. 43. (11). p. 2643--2650. American Diabetes Association
Balaji Bhavadharini, Mahshid Dehghan, Andrew Mente, Sumathy Rangarajan, Patrick Sheridan, Viswanathan Mohan, Romaina Iqbal, Rajeev Gupta, Scott Lear, Edelweiss Wentzel-Viljoen, et al.(2020). Association of dairy consumption with metabolic syndrome, hypertension and diabetes in 147 812 individuals from 21 countries . BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care. 8. (1). p. e000826. {BMJ}
Bhavadharini Balaji, Anjana Ranjit Mohan, Pradeepa Rajendra, Deepa Mohan, Uma Ram, Mohan Viswanathan(2019). Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Postpartum Follow-Up Testing: Challenges and Solutions . Canadian Journal of Diabetes. 43. (8). p. 641--646. Elsevier {BV}
Balaji Bhavadharini, Ram Uma, Harish Ranjani, Manni Mohanraj Mahalakshmi, Ranjit Mohan Anjana, Ranjit Unnikrishnan, Arivudainambi Kayal, Belma Malanda, Anne Belton, Viswanathan Mohan(2017). Pregnancy outcome of gestational diabetes mellitus using a structured model of care : WINGS project (WINGS-10) . Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research. 43. (3). p. 468--475. Wiley
Balaji Bhavadharini, Viswanathan Mohan, RanjitMohan Anjana, Mohan Deepa, Gopal Jayashree, Subramanyam Nrutya, Mahadevan Shobana, Belma Malanda, Arivudainambi Kayal, Anne Belton, et al.(2017). Gestational weight gain and pregnancy outcomes in relation to body mass index in Asian Indian women . Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. 21. (4). p. 588. Medknow