Director, Family Health
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Trained in Paediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, in Dermatology, Stanford University, and in Paediatric Infectious Disease as Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle. Formerly: Assistant Professor, Paediatrics and Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle; Senior Research Adviser, Saving Newborn Lives programme, Save the Children-US; Associate Professor and Founding Director, International Center for Advancing Neonatal Health, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 2008, Senior Programme Officer Newborn Health, Global Health Programme, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Team Lead, Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health and Interim Deputy Director, Integrated Health Solutions Development. Currently: Director, Family Health Division; member, Global Health India Team; member, Steering Committee, Lancet Neonatal Survival Series. Author of more than 200 original research and review articles, book chapters, clinical analyses, editorials and policy briefs.