Organisation: Urban Health Resoruce Centre, Chaitanya Foundation
Role: Chief Functionary
I am a physician by training and have been working in the field of public health and social development for over 22 years. Among my interests are maternal, neonatal and child health, behaviour change communication approaches, community empowerment and collectivisation approaches, undersatnding the iequity suffered by disadvantaged and under-served communities, nutrition and food security issues, urban disaprities.
I have the good fortune of haivng worked in the fields of medicine, project management, research and technical assistance. I have also had the opportunity to teach as faculty as well as support students during practicums. I have also authored several research papers and articles in newspapers and online media.