Maj. General (Dr, Prof.) Atul Kotwal is a medical professional, public health researcher, administrator, educator, mentor, and a teacher with significant contributions in field of Public Health for over more than 37 years. His areas of expertise include health systems, planning & implementation of healthcare policies, primary health care, urban health, epidemiology, health technology assessment, implementation research, and inter-disciplinary research. He has received his MBBS, followed by MD in Preventive and Social Medicine from Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. He also holds a post-doctoral fellowship in Epidemiology from Clinical Epidemiology Unit, All India Institute of Medical Sciences & Centre of Social Medicine & Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Dr. Kotwal has a diverse experience including serving in the armed forces across all levels of medical corps in India, to being an advisor for public health in Botswana, Africa and in providing technical support to GoI as OSD-Public Health in the erstwhile Planning Commission. In his tenure as OSD- Public Health in Planning Commission, he was involved in planning and finalizing XI Five-year plan, reviewing NRHM and conceptualizing urban health in addition to WASH and WCD related activities.
Dr. Kotwal has received numerous awards for his contribution to the Armed Forces and towards his professional and research achievements. Notable ones being Sena Medal (Gallantry) and Vishisht Sewa Medal (VSM) by the President of India, Commendations by the Chief of Army Staff and Army Cdr (CC), eight best research paper awards and two best research project awards. He has also been awarded the prestigious Dr J E Park oration by the Indian Public Health Association. With more than 140 publications in indexed journals, he has contributed to the evidence generation and knowledge sharing through designing and undertaking research and providing academic support in the field of public health.
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
Dr Anantha Kumar Srinivasaiyer pursued his MBBS at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and Master of Public Health at Christian Medical College, Vellore and PhD in Public Health at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. For the past ten years, Dr Srinivasaiyer has been involved in grass-root level public health work through projects addressing community behavior change, local capacity building and health policy in India. He is passionate about healthy ageing, noncommunicable disease prevention and control, addiction prevention and treatment, and community mental health. Through his PhD project, Dr Srinivasaiyer designed and tested a model of smoking cessation for its feasibility and effectiveness in a rural healthcare setting in India
Dr. Atul Bhanu Rairker is a Public Health Professional with experience working in a multicultural set-up with Government and International Development Agencies at the National level and various EAG states. He graduated as an Ayurveda Physician from Mumbai and further pursued MBA (Health Management) from the Indian Institute of Health Management Research, Jaipur. He was involved in various grass-root level health projects including the RMNCHA+N interventions, community behaviour change, capacity building of healthcare professionals, Healthcare Facility Assessments and Surveys, documentation, and health policy.
Dr. Balu Natha Mote completed his BAMS from Mumbai, Maharashtra. After working as a clinician, he went on to pursue his Masters in Public Health & Social Epidemiology (MPH-SE) from Tata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai.
He has more than 10 years of varied experience in the field of public health. During his professional journey, he served as State program manager for NCDs in the State of Maharashtra wherein he was instrumental in rolling out NCD programs including the NPCDCS program in the State. He has worked with MoHFW and MoAYUSH at National level. He carries along with himself ground-level implementation experience in the tribal State of Chhattisgarh while working with an International Organization. Having served in tribal, State and National level he has more than 10 research publications in National and International Health journals to his name.
His interest areas include NCDs, CPHC, Implementation Research and integration of AYUSH.
A public health professional (TISS, Mumbai) having more than 5 years of experience at national, state and grassroot level together with clinical experience. Interested in Research, Capacity building, Primary health care, Quality assurance and Health care technology
She is a public health professional, with bachelors’ in dentistry continued as an MBA specialising in public health from IIHMR Jaipur. She has experience of 4.5 years in the development sector. She is adept at management, coordination, and strategizing for health projects, reporting & communications. She has been involved in national and state-level public health work through projects addressing interventions for nutrition, capacity building of healthcare professionals, digital healthcare and health policy in India. She is passionate about mental health space in India, healthcare technology, urban health, data visualisation and health system strengthening.
A public health and development sector professional with MSW and MBA from IIHMR Jaipur. He has more than five years of experience at the grassroot, state and national levels. Prior to joining NHSRC, he worked for the National Health Mission, Madhya Pradesh in the state community processes division. His areas of interest include community processes, capacity building, program implementation and community monitoring.
Dr. Jyotsana Makker is an MBA (Health Care Administration) and a graduate in Ayurveda from Delhi University. She has served public and private organizations as clinician, administrator, and trainer. Her public health work involved strategizing for COVID surveillance, reporting, policy making, capacity building of healthcare professionals, and facility assessment. She is passionate about building awareness towards preventive healthcare and wellness.
She has represented India as a special invitee of Government of South Korea at Sancheong World Traditional Medicine Fair 2013, for highlighting the benefits of Auyrveda's ethos of dincharya and ritucharya for a wholesome and healthy approach to leading life.
A public health professional with Health Management from IIHMR Delhi. More than 5 years of experience in program planning, training, implementation and monitoring at State and grassroot level. Areas of interest - community process, strengthening of primary healthcare in rural and urban areas and healthcare technology.
A Public Health Professional with more than 4.5 years of experience in the development sector. Dr. Navin has completed an MBA with specialization in Health management from IIHMR Jaipur and is a Dental graduate.
As an experienced public health professional Dr Vivek Gupta is known to be compassionate & credible towards his work. Having background of Dental surgery from Bhopal & with zeal to work for common people he pursued masters in hospital administration from DAVV Indore and Masters in Public health from DMIMS Wardha to serve the people at large. Having more than 8 years of experience in public health and hospital administration lead him to work in national institutions such as ILBS New Delhi & AIIMS Bhopal. He was also engaged with various Programs like IPC / WASH, NQAS/ LaQshya, SUMAN & Kayakalp run by MoHFW (Govt. of India), as well as capacity building of front-line workers. He started his career from Institute of Liver and Billiary Sciences Hospital New Delhi as RHA, then he worked for AIIMS Bhopal with Dept. of Hospital Administration, afterwards to get better understanding of grass root level of public health he went to the north eastern state of assam & worked with UNICEF as Aspirational District Consultant (RMNCHA+N) for over 3 years, He is always interested in taking new initiatives leads to benefits of the community.
Ms. Leena Goyal is a public health professional with experience of working with national and state government, non-government organisations and corporates. Over four years of working in the domain, she has gained experience in health policy and planning, proposal development, programme implementation, health advocacy and communications. She holds an MBA in Health Management from IIHMR University, Jaipur.
Dr. Rutuja Kolhe is a public health specialist with a medical background, having completed her MBBS and MD in Community Medicine at MGIMS, Sevagram. Her professional interests include teaching, training, primary healthcare, noncommunicable diseases, implementation science, and health systems strengthening.
Dr. Roopesh Gupta is a public health professional with an MBBS degree and an MD in Community Health Administration from Delhi University. He has also completed Healthcare Management studies at ISB. With close to 5 years of experience, he has worked in public health at the national, state, and corporate organizations. His interests include Healthcare Management, Clinical Quality Excellence, Epidemiology, Education and Training, and Biomedical Research. Dr. Gupta has been involved in multiple public health projects in India, focusing on community behaviour change, local capacity building, and health policy. He is passionate about preventing noncommunicable diseases, adopting a one-health approach to disease prevention, and advocating for responsible antimicrobial stewardship.
With more than 3 years of experience working with the government and international development organizations, Dr. Yankee Dahiya is a public health professional. She is a dental graduate with Master’s in Hospital Administration (MHA) from Manipal Academy of Higher Education. She has worked in the field of COVID-19 surveillance, programme implementation, capacity building of healthcare professionals and health system strengthening.
Dr. Srishti Gulati is a public health professional with more than 2 years of experience at the national level in primary healthcare. She has done her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, MP followed by Master of Public Health with a special focus on Social Epidemiology (MPH-SE) from TISS, Mumbai. She is passionate about mental health, primary healthcare, implementation research etc. She is a team player and adept at management, leadership and communication skills.
Graduate from Delhi University. Has 15 years of work experience in Administration & HR. Working for Community Processes Division of NHSRC since November 2010
Ph.D from JNU, New Delhi and M.Phil in Applied Economics from CDS, Thiruvananthapuram. More than 5 years of experience working in the area of Health Financing and Equity issues in Health care
Health systems and Financing specialist with work experience of over 5 years. BAMS graduate and done her Master’s in Public Health (Health Policy, Economics and Financing) from TISS, Mumbai. Also worked as an external consultant for WHO.
Experienced healthcare specialist and a management expert. Skilled in Healthcare Consulting, Strategic Planning, Medical Equipment procurement, Supply Chain Management, Healthcare Technology & Hospital Operations. Recognized for devotion to duty of high order in the health care sector, recipient of the presidential award of Vishisht Seva Medal in 2016. Core strength being hospital administration and health care technologies.
He supports the implementation of technology-intensive programmes in States and UTs under the National Health Mission • Implementation of Integrated Public Health Laboratories under the National Free Diagnostic Service Initiative. The initiative is supported by the Pradhan Mantri Aayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission (PM ABHIM). Assisting States and UTs in strengthening diagnostic services at primary healthcare facilities through the Fifteen Finance Commission Grant (XVFC grant. • Implementation of Hemodialysis and Peritoneal dialysis services in states and UTs, Member of the National Oversight Committee for the Pradhan Mantri National Dialysis service initiative under the National Health Mission. • Member of Bureau of Indian Standards (MHDs) for medical device standard development group. • Member of the National Technical Advisory Board(NTAB) constituted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India for the National Cold Chain and Vaccine Management Resource Centre. • Responsible for developing oxygen access strategy at the national level with guidance from MoHFW and overseeing implementation progress of the setting up oxygen infrastructure (PSA Plants, LMO tanks and OCs) across all states and UTs. • Solarising the Public Health Facilities: Assessment of Energy Demand of Public Health Facilities and providing appropriate Solar system design through Stand alone System or RESCO model. • Design of generic technical Specification of medical equipment as per Indian Public Health Standard 2022 and supporting States and UTs by facilitating equipment procurement by providing tech specs on a need basis. • Public-Private Partnership initiative: Monitoring and Evaluation of PPP-initiative under NHM in States and UTs. • Innovation Uptake: Uptake of innovations(medical products) in the public health system through the National Health Innovation portal. • Members of Various technical committees at DHR, IPC, GeM, Urban Health(NUHM) etc
A well-qualified professional in Biomedical Engineering with over 7 years of experience. Completed Masters in Healthcare Quality Management from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Having work experience of reputed multi-speciality hospitals across Delhi. Specialize in conducting equipment trainings, and educational workshops.
A Biomedical Engineer, presently facilitating and supporting States and MoHFW in developing strategies and guidelines for reinforcement of Healthcare Technology Interventions in Public Health facilities. Areas of expertise & interest include Healthcare Innovations, Public Health Planning, Technology Assessment and Systematic Review.
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
Economics graduate and an MBA, with more than 22 years’ experience in the health sector across NGOs, Government, Research organizations, International Development Agencies and Consulting firms. Areas of expertise include planning and programme management, HRH, and Health Systems Strengthening.
Graduate in Biotechnology and Post Graduate in Health and Hospital Management with more than 13 years of experience in public health sector. She has worked with government, research organizations and consulting firm in the area of Human Resources for Health, Health Systems Strengthening, Behaviour Change Communication, Public Expenditure Tracking Survey (PETS), and Hospital feasibility studies. Core competencies include planning, programme management, conducting assessments and evaluation studies.
Post Graduate in Statistics with more than 18 years of experiences in field of Public Health, Child Protection, Women Empowerment, Skill Development and Livelihood Promotion, and Agriculture in Government, International Development Agencies, Research Organization and Multinational Corporation (MNC). Expertise in Human Resource Management, Planning, Implementation, Monitoring and Knowledge Management, Establishment of Management Information System, Programme/ scheme specific Software development and Website Management.
Dental Graduate from Panjab University with Master in Public Health from TISS, Mumbai with 3+ years’ experience working with International Development Agency and Consulting firm in the field of Health systems evaluation, research and learning studies. Areas of expertise include developing training modules, conducting health policy research and health system strengthening.
With an MD (Gold Medal) and DNB in Community Medicine, she has more than 4.5 years of post PG experience of working in Government and Municipal Corporation Medical Colleges. Her areas of expertise include COVID-19 mitigation & prevention, teaching & training, communication skills and health system strengthening through capacity building.
With a master’s in economics from Panjab University, Chandigarh and Master of Public Health from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, the convergence of the two fields captivates her. Broadly, her interest lies in Economics of Growth and Development, Health Economics and Finance and Research and Analysis. She has worked on policy and procedural developments at the national level, results-based financing in health, human resources for health, Workload Indicators of Staffing Needs (WISN) and appraisals of National Health Mission (NHM) programme implementation plans (PIPs). She is also enthusiastic about healthcare labour market analysis
Master in Business Administration (MBA) having 11 years of experience in Administration & Logistics Management at Government organization.
Dr. K Madan Gopal, an accomplished health professional with over 30 years of experience, has been actively involved in advancing Health Systems Reforms and Strengthening in India. With an MBBS, MD in Preventive and Social Medicine, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Health and Hospital Management, he has made significant contributions to various sectors, excelling in programmatic, technical, and operational areas. His expertise spans Basic Health Services, Public Health Administration, Health Care Reforms, Social Security, Health Insurance, Institution Building, System Strengthening, Polio Eradication, Health Care Quality, Management Development, Capacity Building, Private Sector, ICT for Health, and Teaching.
Dr. Gopal has also made notable contributions beyond healthcare, engaging with prominent Indian industries in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) sphere through the government's "Employer-Led Model" program. He has effectively multitasked and held leadership positions, demonstrating his ability to excel in challenging and underdeveloped regions of the country.
One of Dr. Gopal's remarkable achievements includes playing a pivotal role in implementing Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY), one of the world's largest health insurance schemes, in India.
In addition to his professional engagements, Dr. Gopal has served as a Senior Scientist at NIRTH Jabalpur and held faculty positions at IIHMR Jaipur and Government Medical College, Jagdalpur CG. He has actively designed advocacy materials and platforms to facilitate dialogues between the government, private sector, and industry associations.
Dr. Gopal has established a robust network within the medical fraternity, hospitals, clinics, and Indian healthcare providers. He has successfully initiated and managed various partnership models in multi-partner and cross-sector projects, leveraging his extensive experience and exposure. Moreover, his effective engagement with top government officials has ensured their support for diverse initiatives and projects. Dr. Gopal's skills in project implementation and objective achievement have proven invaluable.
During his tenure as a Senior Consultant (Health) at the National Institute for Transforming India- NITI Aayog, Dr. Gopal provided vital support for various health sector reforms and policy-level initiatives, including AB PMJAY, NDHM and Digital Health, Public Health and Management Cadre, Health regulations, Telemedicine, One Health, Disease surveillance, Integrated Health, Investment in Health Sector, and the COVID-19 response.
Recognizing his exceptional contributions, Dr. Gopal has been honored with the National Award for "Excellence in implementation of RSBY" for his outstanding achievements in implementing RSBY in Chhattisgarh. He has also received recognition from FOSGI for his dedication to women's health.
Currently serving as an Advisor - Public Health Administration at NHSRC-MoHFW, GOI, Dr. Gopal continues to play a significant role in advancing public health administration in India.
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
MBBS graduate with PG Diploma in Hospital and Health Management, having more than 14 years of experience in clinical medicine, public health and clinical research. Dr. Smita Shrivastava has been associated with the National Health Mission for 9 years, being involved in providing clinical care, implementation of national health programs and healthcare administration. She has previous experience in the development sector in providing technical assistance, trainings and supportive supervision. She has also been involved in clinical research- protocol designing, execution, monitoring and clinical trials report writing. Areas of Interest: Urban Health, NCDs, Maternal and Child Health, program implementation, capacity building, monitoring and data analysis.
BDS, MBA-Hospital & Healthcare Management (Symbiosis International University, Pune). Core work areas: Implementation of Model Health Districts (MHD) initiative in the states, developing technical guidelines for key initiatives like MHD, CLMC etc. Areas of interest: Maternal and Child Health, Strengthening Public Health Facilities.
Public health professional having more than 8 years of experience of working with both Government and Development Organisations at National and State level. She is a graduate in Homoeopathy with a PG in Public Health from IIHMR, New Delhi. Has also served as a Junior Resident in Govt of NCT of Delhi. Area of interest- Program support and implementation to States in the field of RMNCHA+N with a continuum of care approach, Health system strengthening , Monitoring and evaluation, Training, capacity building, supportive supervision and documentation.
With MD in Community Medicine from UCMS Delhi, and MBBS from Lady Hardinge Medical college, Dr. Palak’s passion and experience in working for community’s health, invoked an interest for exploring the area of health systems strengthening.
Before joining the division as a consultant, she worked in the capacity of senior resident at ABVIM & Dr. RML Hospital where she initiated the establishment and managed the COVID-19 vaccination clinic, led the team of doctors at COVID -19 screening center, managed and analyzed the hospital data of the pandemic on a day to day basis and discharged clinical as well as managerial duties at the Rabies clinic in addition to serving at the outreach centers of the department of community medicine.
At NHSRC, she has contributed actively to formulation of the operational and technical guidelines for emergency care at district hospital and orientation and support to the states in implementing the newer initiatives under Pradhan Mantri Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission and XV Finance Commission.
Her interest areas in public health include Epidemiology, Maternal and Child Health, Non-Communicable Diseases and Systems thinking. In her free time, she likes to explore nature trails, travel, and play music on strings.
BA LLB (Hons.) from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University and LLM from Kurukshetra University. Vasudha has legal experience of more than 8 years in private as well as public sector undertakings. Core work areas: Legal Framework
BSC Nursing, Master of Public Health (University of Hyderabad), Public Health Professional with Master of Public Health from University of Hyderabad and Bsc Nursing. She has both clinical and public health experience in the health care system. Core working area: Urban Health, Aspirational District; Interest area: Public Health Management, Maternal and Child Health, Health system strengthening, Monitoring and Evaluation.
Public health professional with Masters in Public Health specializing in social epidemiology from TISS, Mumbai. Has worked across different areas in health care including public health nutrition, healthcare IT and clinical setting.
Dr. Harioum has pursued BAMS from Delhi University and MBA in Hospital and Health Management from IIHMR university. He has over more than 10 years of experience in various sectors like Hospitals, Pharmaceuticals, Insurance, NHM, Development partners and Academic institutions. His interest areas are Health Systems Strengthening and Maternal and Child Health.
With a bachelor’s degree in dental surgery from Jamia Millia Islamia and master’s in public health from AIIMS Jodhpur, Dr Musarrat has been actively involved in formulation of various National Guidelines including the Indian Public Health Standards 2022, Operational & Technical Guidelines on Emergency, Critical Care & Support Services, newer initiatives such as 15th Finance Commission and PM-ABHIM.
She has been associated with the State of Chhattisgarh to provide technical hand-holding support in implementation of national health programs, through capacity development, supportive supervision, and monitoring and support for implementation of newer initiatives under ECRP, 15th Finance Commission and Pradhan Mantri Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission.
She has also been involved in providing support to States in strengthening public healthcare facilities in terms of infrastructural requirements and technical protocols.
Apart from progressing, improving and gaining further wisdom in public health, she pursues keen interest in overall determinants of health peculiarly in the field of education.
With a Master of Public Health (MPH) from AIIMS, Jodhpur, and a Bachelor's in nursing (Hons), Ms. Ashu Ranga brings a comprehensive approach to the field of public health combined with clinical insight having worked with AIIMS, New Delhi as a Nursing Officer for over a year.
Before taking over her current designation as a consultant in the division, she, as a part of the Model Health District Initiative, was posted in the State of Jharkhand as a Fellow where the division focussed on three districts, i.e., East Singbhum, West Singbum and Gumla of the State. She also supported the implementation of the Public Health Management Cadre along with the newer initiatives of GoI, i.e., ECRP, 15th Finance Commission, & PM-ABHIM and other projects of NHM during her deputation in the State.
At NHSRC, she has contributed to the formulation of various National Health Guidelines such as the Indian Public Health Standards 2022, Booklet on Public Health Management Cadre (PHMC), Operational Guidelines for HDUs & ICUs, Integrated Public Health Laboratory (IPHL), to name a few along with a recent revision of CEmONC & LSAS curriculum. Her designation entails her providing regular technical and consultation support to the States/ UTs in the public health infrastructure strengthening, assessment of the public healthcare facilities required as per the conditionality framework for achieving IPHS 2022 compliance in at least 50 % of the IPHS facilities and support to UTs specifically for the implementation of PHMC.
She considers that the zest for continuous learning and developing skills is a formidable strength that fuels personal and professional development, enabling one to embrace new challenges and expand knowledge with unwavering enthusiasm.
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.
A Public Health Professional with experience in the field of policy formulation, implementation, evaluation, and research in Health Systems. She has worked in the field of Health Systems Strengthening, Community-based health services delivery; Primary Health Care; Urban health; Non-Communicable Diseases; Public Health Policy, Planning & Administration; Programme Evaluations and Implementation Research. Her current profile focusses on Implementation research, Programme implementation & Evaluations, Health Systems Strengthening, and supporting innovations & scaling up across the domains of Health systems under National Health Mission.
Working with social development interventions since 2000. Key areas of experience - Programme Development, Capacity Building and Support, Programme Evaluations and Qualitative Research for large scale interventions. Thematic focus - Community Participation, Health Promotion, Social Determinants of Health and Inter-sectoral Convergence, Local Self Governance Institutions (PRIs & ULBs). Has led state and national programs in government and non-government sector. Has worked in NHSRC since 2008, supporting communitisation interventions under NHM (ASHA, VHSNC, MAS, JAS & RKS). Present work focus includes Tribal Health. Has a Master’s degree in Development Economics from Allahabad University.
Vidhi Tyagi is a Global Mental Health Researcher and Clinical Psychologist. She got trained from Central Institute of Psychiatry (CIP), Ranchi. She has 10 years of clinical and research experience with over four years at National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru.
Her domains of work involves psychotherapy, development of training modules, implementation and evaluation of digital mental health interventions, capacity building, monitoring and evaluation, health systems strengthening. Her areas of interest are digital solutions for mental health service delivery, severe mental illness, trauma informed care, climate change and mental health.
Tarannum is Implementation Research Consultant for Health System Strengthening at the National Health System and Resource Centre, based in the Knowledge Management Division. She has a masters in Global Health Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her main research interests are in health systems strengthening, primary care, non-communicable diseases and adult and child mental health. Much of her work uses arguments and evidence to inform implementation research and influence policy discussion at all levels
A public Health graduate with experience in programmmee implementation and evaluation. Areas of interest include Health systems strengthening and Health systems research, Public health Planning and implementation research.
A Public Health Professional with a bachelor's degree in Dentistry from Government Dental College and Hospital Shimla, Dr Vineeta Sharma has 4.5 years of experience of working in a wide variety of projects involving cost effectiveness analysis of healthcare interventions, assessing healthcare needs of Urban poor, Maternal and child healthcare and quality of life assessment with PGIMER, Chandigarh. Her Experience involves working with US based Healthcare Conglomerate improving Clinical Outcomes around Diabetic Foot and Amputation Prevention. With 6 publications in national and international journals, she has also contributed in drafting training handbook for JAS members under the capacity of external consultant with NHSRC. Her interest areas are urban health, health financing, comprehensive primary healthcare and health system strengthening.
Dr. Radhay Shyam is a Public Health Expert with interest areas in Global health, Environment and Occupational health, Maternal and Child Health and Epidemiology. He obtained his masters degree in Public health from Panjab University, Chandigarh; apart from his he has obtained various certifications such as Certificate in Health Research from National Institute of Epidemiology and certificate in Biostatistics and design of experiment, from IIT-Madras. His top skills include the various statistical software’s usage such as R-Programming, SPSS, STATA, GraphPad(Prism),EpiInfo, etc. along with it he is proficient in using GIS mapping for Public Health. He is also proficient in various designing softwere like CorelDraw, Canva, etc. He has experience of various National Health programmes of India viz. Maternal and Child health, National Tuberculosis control programme, National Tobacco Control Program, Environment and occupational health program, Quality Assurance, Dakshta, COVID-19 surveillance and Immunization, National Leprosy Eradication Program, HIV/AIDS, etc
A Public Health Professional with experience in program implementation, evaluation, and research in Health financing and health systems strengthening. Her areas of interest include non-communicable diseases, health policy and planning, health financing and One health.
Dr Erin Hannah is a public health professional specialising in Health Administration. Her areas of interest are Knowledge Management, Health Systems, and Implementation Research, Health Systems Strengthening, Comprehensive Primary Health Care, Urban Health, and Palliative Care.
Graduated from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, DU and Post graduated in Tourism Management from IGNOU and hold diploma in Shorthand and secretarial training. Also hold a professional experience of 7+ years and served many renounced PSU’s.
A medical graduate having post-graduate qualifications in Family Medicine, Health Systems Management and Industrial Medicine. He is an elected member of National Academy of Medical Sciences. His illustrious career in the Indian Air Force included a tenure with the Ministry of External Affairs in Oman, where he was commended for his devotion to the service by the His Majesty Sultan of Oman. He also underwent advanced training abroad in Hospital Planning for Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) warfare. Under a WHO fellowship, he did a pioneering work in the field of Healthcare Waste Management in late nineties, when Biomedical Waste Rules were promulgated in 1998. He anchored formation of Indian Society of Hospital Waste Management in the year 2000.
After taking voluntary retirement form the Indian Airforce in 2003 with a desire to work for the larger good, he has been actively working for betterment of the health systems across the country and abroad. He led EU supported Sector Investment Programme (SIP) in the State of Uttar Pradesh. The SIP had many key Health Sector Reforms (HSR) initiatives, which were later subsumed into the National Rural Health Mission. His deep commitment for the HSR took him to Abu Dhabi for revision of Policy framework at Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD).
Health Quality and Patient Safety are his other passion. Since last 11 years, he leads the efforts for the betterment of Quality of Care (QoC) and patient safety under the NHM. Under his leadership, Quality Standards for different level of Health Facilities have been developed. The Standards and quality surveyor training programme are accredited by International Society for Quality in Healthcare (ISQua). He has been a WHO consultant to support the Government of Maldives in formalising frameworks for Patient Safety and health quality.
He is a visiting faculty at Tata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai and also guide to PhD scholars.
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
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.
MHA-BHMS, PGDHHM, PGDESD (PG Diploma in Environment & Sustainable Development), PGDHQM (PG Diploma in Health Care Quality Management), NQAS External Assessor, ISQua Fellowship & Membership, Patient Safety Assessor, Green Hospital Assessors. Profound experience of 11+years as Hospital Manager in 3 District Head Quarters Hospital of Odisha. Ensured implementation of National Quality Assurance Programme in the facililities for strengthening the hospital systems.
Postgraduate in Public Health (IIHMR- Delhi), BDS, ISQua fellow and member. 3 years’ experience in clinical services followed by 2 years’ experience in the field of Quality Management System.
Healthcare Professional with Masters in Pharmacy and PG Diploma in Hospital & Public Health Management, having 4 years of experience in Drugs & Logistics Management system and Pharmaceuticals. Worked for Human Resources for Health in recommendation of State Program Implementation Plans. Currently involved in National Quality Assurance Certification program for the improvement of health care services in public health facilities.
Anand Yadav has done bachelor’s in medical Physiology and a qualified health management professional. He is having over 2 years of experience in the implementation of Quality standards in public health facilities. Currently his role at Quality and Patient Safety Division is to provide technical supports to the States/UT in the implementation of National Quality Assurance Standards and other initiatives under NQAS. Earlier he was associated with CARE India, MAMTA HIMC in various public health research projects.
Graduate from Delhi University with nine years' experience in Office Administration
Abhishek is a topper Computer Engineering graduate from RGPV and Management program holder from Indian Institute of Management ( IIM, Calcutta). He has more than two decades of experience across Corporates, Govt & Social domains. Having played roles as Global CTO, CIO/Group Head, National Head and Tech. Director in Global leadership to Board responsible positions, has also endeavoured technopreneurship to create nudge in the digitalised services with pro bono publico intent. In public health contexts, Abhishek worked towards AIDS prevention, Immunisation, NCD, Health informatics, Affordable health technologies, Public Health education in National Head of IT capacity, and was also instrumental in improving the supply chain of the health commodities, program done in conjunction with IIM, Lucknow. Bestowed upon by International Society for Hypertension, The World Hypertension League in association with ICMR, IMA, CCDC & API with Certificate of Appreciation for outstanding contributions.
His bailiwick ranges from business process innovation & re-engineering, strategy & roadmap, governance, operational excellence, digitalization, group level change management & transformation. Dexterous with process & quality management, corporate finance, capital budgeting, risk management, business continuity, six sigma & lean, audit & legal / regulatory compliances and sustainability. He has certifications in Big Data, Data Science, Blockchain & Deep Learning, Agile, Business Intelligence & Analytics along with Retail Banking, Insurance, Quality Manufacturing & Project Management.
34 Year of experience in Armed Forces in operations and administration which includes HR, Accounts and Security
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
Graduate from Delhi University. Has 25 years of work experience in managing Accounts & Finance. Working with NHSRC since October 2008
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.
Master Degree in Finance. He has around 8 years of rich experience of CA firm and National Health Mission Uttar Pradesh. Working with NHSRC since August 2019
Masters in Finance. Has 8 year of experience in Accounts & finance under National Health Mission.
BA with over 5 years of experience in in HR/Admin. Specialization in Recruitment, Data Management, Documentation Process and File Management