Dr Sutapa B Neogi is a public health specialist actively engaged in research and teaching at Indian Institute of Public Health- Delhi (IIPHD), Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) as a Professor. An MBBS from Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College, Calcutta and MD in Community Medicine from Post Graduate Institute of Medical education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, and Diplomate of National Board (DNB) in Maternal and Child Health, she has excellent academic credentials. She received the ‘Kataria Memorial Gold Medal’ for being the best outgoing student of PGIMER, Chandigarh. She has a rich experience in public health, starting a career as a resident followed by consultancy for UNICEF and currently a faculty at IIPHD. She is coordinating two academic programs at PHFI- Integrated MSc and PhD in Clinical Research and Post Graduate Diploma in Management of Reproductive and Child Health Programmes. She is a part of the research team for projects supported by Government of India and developmental partners. She is a reviewer of many national and international journals. Her goal is to promote implementation and translational research, bridge the link between disciplines (eg engineering and medicine, social science and medicine), generate synergy between research and programs and promote interdisciplinary research in the country by leading and being a part of an able team.