Dr Keerti Bhusan Pradhan

Dr.Keerti Bhusan Pradhan holds a PhD in Health strategy & innovation and a postgraduate (MHA) in health management from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and International Public Health Management course from CDC & Emory University Atlanta, USA. Dr. Pradhan has 25 years of experience in health sector program development, strategy, planning and management. One of them was Malaria Control and Research Project the first of its kind to guide the policy and strategy of National Malaria Control Programme of Govt of India which was funded by DFID and managed by British Council in partnership with LSHTM, Govt of Gujarat and Govt of India. Dr Keerti has also served in many other large initiatives and innovative programmes like PACT-CRH funded by USAID and managed by ICICI development division on Reproductive Health, Child Health and HIV AIDS which also had a commercialisation of products and services component to enhance local production of healthcare products. He has experience working towards development of sustainable healthcare organisations with 15 Asian and 12 African countries. His expertise is in Innovative and Cost Effective management of healthcare services, Strategic Planning and Organisational Sustainability. He mentors and guides CEOs and Board of Directors and Top management of health services organizations and helps paradigm shift in thinking. His interest is Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Healthcare. Currently,Dr Keerti is an Independent consultant and adviser to various health and development organisations helping in their organisational strategies for human welfare and societal development. He is also involved in mentoring academia in training healthcare human resources, healthcare innovators and start-ups as a strategic adviser.