Executive Director

Ms. Krishna Bose
Personal Secretary to ED
MA (History) from Jaipur University. Has 18 years of work experience in Administration & HR. Working in the office of Executive Director NHSRC since January 2008

Community Processes

Dr. Rajani R. Ved
MBBS (Madras Univ) and MPH (Harvard Univ). Over 25 years of work on implementation, research and policy formulation for women and children’s health and health systems. Key area of interest: Scaling up
Dr. Garima Gupta
Sr. Consultant
BDS, PGDHM (IIHMR Jaipur). A lead member of various studies and evaluation at NHSRC. Key experience areas: Supporting states in ASHA programme implementation, performance monitoring and evaluation
Mr. Arun Srivastava 
MA Economics (Allahabad University). 14 years exp in Supporting NGOs & PRIs, Water & Sanitation, ASHA & VHSNC interventions. Believes in convergence, community action and strengthening of PRIs & CBOs
Mr. Syed Mohd. Abbas
MA (Sociology). Areas of work: Health, Sanitation & Nutrition. Areas of interest: Community processes interventions, implementation & training. Earlier worked with Unicef, Care in Bihar, UP & Rajasthan
Ms. Sucheta Rawat
PG in Health and Hospital Management from IIHMR, Delhi. Area of interest: Project planning & implementation. Earlier worked with NHI, Delhi, Govt. of Gujarat & IHAT (BMGF) Lucknow
Dr. Neha Dumka
BDS, PGDHM (IIHMR, Jaipur). One year of clinical experience and six years of experience in implementation and evaluation in health-related projects. Earlier worked as Program Manager in Public Health Foundation of India.
Ms. Ima Chopra
M.Sc (Food and Nutrition); PGDPHM (IIPH-Delhi). Four years of experience in therapeutic nutrition and four years of experience in implementing health-related research projects in schools and community. Areas of interest: Public Health Management and Project Implementation. ​
Mr. Jis Jose
M. A. Social Work​; ​Master of Population Studies (MPS). Six years of experience in community based health programme implementation: three years of grassroots level programme implementation experience in U. P. & M. P. and three years national level technical support experience at Care Support and Treatment Division (CST), National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO). Areas of Interest: programme development & research.​
Ms. Vandana Jakhmola
Secretarial Assistant
Graduate from Delhi University. Has 15 years of work experience in Administration & HR. Working for Community Processes Division of NHSRC since November 2010

Healthcare Financing

Dr. Charu C. Garg
Ph.D (Economics) from Delhi Univ, Post-Doctoral (Health Economics) & Takemi Fellow, Harvard Univ. 32 years’ research & teaching exp. Expertise in Health Systems, specifically health financing & health information. Have worked in over 50 countries in Asia, Europe, Africa and Americas.
Dr. K. Rahul Reddy
Sr. Consultant
A Medical Doctor, Health Systems and Financing specialist with over 7 years experience working on Health Financing policy, National Health Accounts, Health Insurance, Universal Health Coverage, Urban Health and Public Private Partnerships.
Mr. Tushar C. Mokashi
A Healthcare Financing expert with 4 years’ experience. Area of work: Preparing National Health Accounts – India, conducting research on UHC, Health Insurance and Healthcare Expenditures
Ms. Jyotsna Negi
She holds masters in statistics from Hindu College, Delhi University. 3+ years experience of handling large data sets like NSSO, NFHS,CES​ etc. Area of work: Preparation of National Health Accounts - India, primarily out of pocket health expenditures. Previously has worked for Institute of Economic Growth and National Council for Applied Economic Research.

Healthcare Technology & Innovations

Qualified Biomedical Engineer and have more than 30 years of experience in managing healthcare technologies and holds PhD in Healthcare Technology, Masters in Finance & Control and PG Diploma in Healthcare Administration.
Mr. Mohamamad Ameel
A biomedical engineer and a technical columnist. Completed a fellowship in health technology assessment. Previous experience of working at head of biomedical engineering in large teaching hospitals
Mr. Prabhat Arora
A versatile engineer with past experience of working with State Medical Service Corporations, Postgraduate in Medical Physics (University of Manchester) and B.Tech. in Biomedical Engineering.
Biomedical Engineer with experience in handling Medical device industrial projects. Extensive knowledge of Radiology, intra operative Neuro-Imaging & navigation Systems
Mr. Ajai Basil
Graduation in Biomedical Engineering (B.Tech.) from Calicut University and Post-Graduation in Biomaterials from Queen Mary, University of London. Experienced in clinical engineering, installation and research on medical devices.
Vigneshwaran PS
Biomedical Engineer with six years of comprehensive experience and knowledge of customer support, testing, research, designing and coordination of project activities relating to Bio Safety Level 3 (BSL -3) laboratory upgrades as per WHO guidelines and also involved in servicing and managing medical equipment and interacting with the R&D team on new medical instruments.
Ms. Akriti Chahar Tomar
Master's in Clinical Research from Cranfield University, pursuing PhD in Health & Biomedical Sciences. Experience in Health Technology Assessment (HTA) of Medical Device, including: Elaboration of HTA report, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, literature critical appraisal and Health Economic evaluation.
Ms. Manju Bist
Secretarial assistant
Graduate from Delhi University.Has done diploma in Secretarial Practices.7 years of work experience in administration and HR,currently working with Healthcare Technology Division,NSHRC.

Human Resources for Health

Dr. Dilip Singh Mairembam
A Public Health Specialist engaged in strengthening Health Workforce Systems
Dr. Vinay Bothra
Sr. Consultant
Mr. Prankul Goel
MBA (Public Health Informatics). Over 6 years exp. Core work areas: Accessing issues in HR, studying retention strategies, public health workforce issues, and enabling mechanisms to fill HR gaps
Mr. Nishant Sharma
MBA (Health Mgmt). Over 4 years exp. Core work areas: Facilitating development of operational framework of bridge course for mid-level cadre and studying establishment procedures of health staff pan India
Dr. Shweta Singh
BDS, MPH (TISS). One year exp in Health Informatics. Support states and MoHFW in designing strategies for reinforcement of HR for Health. Areas of interest: Policy, Planning and NCD
Mr. Sanjay Ray
Assistant-Data Entry
Performs Data Entry tasks, undertakes secretarial assistance related works for Human Resource for Health and HMIS division

Public Health Administration

Dr. Himanshu Bhushan
Mr. Prasanth K. S
Sr. Consultant
Specializes in Implementation of Public Health Laws. Area of interest: Health Governance. Worked for GoI guidelines on Maternal Death Review, Near Miss, Child Death Review, Skills Lab, MNH Toolkit
Ms. Aastha Sharma
MS from Harvard School of Public Health and MSW from Delhi University. Passionate about health policy development. Currently working towards the roll-out of National Urban Health Mission
Mr. Ajit Kumar Singh
State Facilitator, Bihar
Social scientist, working in the field of Public health since last 14 years with vast experience in Immunization, District Health planning, Micronutrient initiative. Works closely with Govt of Bihar
Dr. Anilkumar Kandukuri
A medical doctor and public health professional by training. Health care administration is preferred work area. Making public health institutions deliver is the main area of interest
Ms. Shivangi Rai

Public Health Planning

Dr. Satish Kumar
Post Graduate degrees and Fellowships in Community Medicine & Public Health (MD, MNAMS, FIPHA). More than 30 years of exp in leading and managing large scale development programs (in Govt, NGO & International setups) for children and women on Health, Nutrition, Water Sanitation & Child Protection, besides teaching and research in Community Medicine.
Mr. Padam Khanna
Sr. Consultant
Over 30 years of exp in Health and Development sector with GoI and Development Partners. Areas of expertise: Community Health, Advocacy, Research & Training, Communication and Programme Management
Dr. Madhusudan Yadav

A believer in the philosophy of Carpe Diem, an avid rider and a public health practitioner; I have an experience of 3 years in program management and maternal health

Dr. Ajay Patle
Sr. Consultant
A Public Health Professional over 7 years of experience in implementation, research and policy formulation for RCH & HIV/AIDS programs .Rich experience in implementation of RMNCH+A strategy across high priority district in the country.
Dr. Manoj Kumar Singh
Ph.D in Community Health from JNU. Expertise in training Geriatric Care givers and ASHA, Developing and Editing Resource Materials, Research, Conducting ToT and Awareness building
Mr. Anil Kumar Gupta
A Clinical Psychologist with M.Phil in Public Health from JNU. 5 years of work experience with Govt & Non Govt Organizations, especially in UP & Northeast. Areas of interest: TB and RCH
Dr. Nisha Singh
Consultant (Adolescent Health)
PGDHM from IHMR, Jaipur. Has worked as a fellow HMIS in Maharashtra and West Bengal. Currently working in data analysis with HMIS team at NHSRC
Dr. Prithivi Prakash
BDS, MPH (TISS), A public health practitioner with a focus on systems approach and work experience in public health policy and planning – design and analysis.
Ms. Neha Agarwal
PG in Health and Hospital Management from IIHMR, Delhi and PG in Public Health Nutrition from PHFI, New Delhi. Having 6 years of Experience in Public Health Planning and Management Information System. Worked under NUHM for 3 years as well.
Ms. Jyoti Jagtap
Consultant, NUHM
With academic background of Psychology & Sociology, 12 years’ experience in development and health sector, developed papers & concepts, proposals, monitoring checklists, tools, training modules etc
Ms. Ashi Karke
Secretarial Assistant
Graduate from Delhi University. Currently pursuing MBA in HR. Has 11 years of work experience in Administration & HR. Working for Public Health Planning Division since last six years

Quality Improvement

Dr. J. N. Srivastava
A Public Health Expert having core-competency in BMW Management and RCH Services
Dr. Parminder Gautam
Sr. Consultant
M.Phil. (Health Systems Management) BITS Pilani, MBA (Health Care Administration) FMS, DU with 20 years of experience in Hospital and Health system Management
Dr. Nikhil Prakash Gupta
Sr. Consultant
PG in Quality Management. Certified lean practitioner and Six Sigma Black Belt. 7 years of exp. 4 Published works in International Journals. Core Competence in developing Quality standards and tools
Dr. Deepika Sharma
PGD in Hospital Management & Health Promotion, lead auditor for ISO 9001:2008. 5 years’ experience in establishing & implementing Quality System. Lead & Co-Author for various publications
Ms. Richa Sharma
A Physiotherapist from Kurukshetra Univ with PGD in Health and Hospital Administration. Over 3 years’ experience in handling quality improvement projects including NABH, ISO and NABL
Ms. Surbhi Sharma
PGDHM (IHMR Jaipur). A certified NABH Assessor. 7 years’ experience as a public health manager in Govt & Pvt sector. Other working areas: HMIS, Programme management & capacity building
Dr. Jag Jeet Singh
Experienced in Clinical as well as Quality Management. Successfully completed ISO 9001:2008 Certification project. Area of interest: Implementation of Operational guidelines for QA in PHF, 2013
Dr. Sushant Kumar Agrawal
5 year of experience in the field of Quality Management System of Healthcare Facilities. Areas of expertise: ISO, NABH and NQAS of Public Health Facilities
Ms. Vinny Arora
MBA (Hospital Administration), PG certified (QM & AHO). 11 years of experience in health care Quality and operations management. Area of Expertise:- Accreditation & training, Infection Control.
Dr. Namit Singh Tomar
BDS, PGDPHM, MBA (HM) with 5 years of experience in Healthcare Quality & Medical Administration. Bronze belt in Lean Management with area of expertise: Accreditation, training & setting up Quality Systems in HCO’s
Ms. Indu Suryawanshi
Secretarial Assistant
Graduate from Delhi University with nine years’ experience in Office Administration


Dr. Uddipan Dutta
Principal Administrative Officer
33 years of experience in Air Force Medical Services which includes Primary Medical Care, Medical Administration & Recruitment. Has a Diploma in Medical Law & Ethics from NLSIU, consequently has interest in field of Medical Law and Ethics
Mr. Virendra Prasad
Consultant Administration
20 years’ experience in Admin & Accounts Deptt. of Indian Air Force. 9 years’ experience in Admin &Establishment/Accounts in Delhi University South Campus. Working with NHSRC since November 2011
Mr.Gaurav Prakash
Finance Manager
Master degree in finance. He joined NHSRC in Feb-2017. He has over 15 years of experience of corporate and non-profit sector. Prior to join NHSRC, he worked in Nokia and WHO country office India.
Mr. Ashok Pathar
Consultant Accounts
Graduate from Delhi University. Has 25 years of work experience in managing Accounts & Finance. Working with NHSRC since October 2008
Ms. Sujata Rana
MBA in finance with 12 year experience in accounts and finance.
Ms. Neha Rastogi
Accounts Assistant
Masters in Commerce, currently pursuing MBA in Finance. A certified lead auditor of ISO 9001:2008. 8 years’ experience in finance and account sector. Working with NHSRC since 2011.
Mr. Vinit Goklani
Human Resource Manager
MBA with over 15 years of experience in HR/Administration. Specialization in Recruitments at all levels and Strategic HR functions
Mr. Subrata Kumar Patel
PGDBM (Human Resource Management) with 10 years of experience in HR/Admin. Specialization in Recruitments and HR Generalist functions
Mr. Mukesh Kumar
HR Assistant
BA with over 5 years of experience in in HR/Admin. Specialization in Recruitment, Data Management, Documentation Process and File Management
Mr. Mukesh Kumar
IT Executive
B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering). Certified in CCNA, CCNP, MCSE. Over 5 years of experience in Networking. Earlier Projects: CWG-2010 with Cert-IN and SWAN Uttarakhand
Amit Arora
Admin Assistant