President and Director
Disease Management Association of India (DMAI)
Global healthcare expert and telemedicine and mHealth policy advocate. Divides time between advising healthcare companies & public policy advocacy initiatives. Chairman: Int'l Telemedicine Congress; Board of Directors, HIMSS Asia-Pacific India Chapter; Disease Mgmt Assoc. of India; Group on Chronic Diseases, Nat'l Council on Public Health. Member, Board, Care Continuum Alliance; Member and Task Force Member, MDG Alliance. Author of Healthcare Reforms Agenda, being implemented by a large state India. Co-Architect, BOP healthcare model, a large FMCG corp. Author of first Telehealth Report on India. Speaker and Lecturer worldwide on a range of issues, incl. for UN, Ministry of Health & Family Planning, Planning Commission, Government of India, on NCD policy and healthcare re-structuring. Recipient of honours and awards, incl.: rated among the top 10 healthcare leaders of the decade, a health magazine, S. Asia; Global Healthcare Leader of the Year award, Sheriff of Los Angeles (2012). Expertise: pharmacy retail, telemedicine, disease management, rural healthcare, healthcare policy and innovation.