Shomik Ray

Mr. Real name:  Shomik Ray

Associate Professor, IIPH-Delhi
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Module coordinator: Planning & Management of Nutrition Programs

Shomik Ray is an Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Public Health, Delhi. He is a management professional engaged in the public health sector for the last 14 years. He has had the opportunity to work on HIV/AIDS and health sector support programs at the district, state and national levels. He has been engaged with various development organizations including international NGOs and bilaterals like OXFAM, GTZ and DFID in positions of increasing responsibility. With a basic qualification in Finance, a post graduate degree in Management and a Masters in Public Health, his approach to public health has been an effort to blend sound management principles with public health sciences to achieve results that are measurable and accountable. His years of work at different levels involving stakeholders ranging from the civil society to the government has given him a sound understanding of issues and ground realities, offering an opportunity to develop practices that are not only based on good science, but are also achievable and practical. He has considerable experience in working on HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and reproductive health projects. He primarily works in the domain of Project Management and Public Health Economics. His current research interests include economic evaluations, maternal health, sexual health and health systems