Doctoral Researcher at the Department of Global Public Health of KI
I am a doctoral researcher with the Health Systems and Policy (HSP) research group of the Department of Global Public Health of KI. I am also functioning as an Associate Professor of Community Medicine at Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Science, Thiruvalla, India. Apart from these academic responsibilities, I fulfill the role of a Public Health Consultant to ReAct Asia Pacific, an international science-based network working on the issue of antibiotic resistance.
My doctoral research topic is "Evaluating the implementation of a sub-national Action Plan on Antibiotic Resistance and a nationwide campaign on hygiene in India: Developing a framework to measure hygiene practices in households and improve antibiotic use in the community"
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS, 2010)- Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
Doctor of Medicine in Community Medicine (MD, 2014)- Christian Medical College, Vellore, India