Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Additional Professor
Assistant Professor
Additional Professor
Senior Lecturer
Senior Lecturer
President, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)
Professor and Head Lifecourse Epidemiology, PHFI
Associate Professor/Director-Health Innovations Lab
Assistant Professor
Senior Administrative Officer and Deputy Registrar
Research Associate
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Associate Professor
Academic Registrar & Senior Administrative Officer

IIPH Hyderabad

Name of the Faculty memberCurrent DesignationArea of Specialization E-Mail Id
Dr. GVS MurthyDirectorNon-Communicable Diseases(NCDs) and Injuries
Disability
Eye Health
Community Health
Research Methods
murthy.gvs@iiphh.org
Dr. M JayaramSr. Academic RegistrarLeprosy,
Non-communicable diseases,
Environmental health
jayaram.m@iiphh.org
Dr. V. Ramana DharaProfessorEnvironment & Occupational Healthramana.dhara@iiphh.org
Dr. Nanda KishoreAdditional ProfessorMedical Anthropology, Public Mental Health, Tribal Health, Community Based Participatory Methods; Health Policy and Systems Research, Qualitative Methods, Research Ethicsnandu.k@iiphh.org
Dr Rajan ShuklaAssociate ProfessorHealth system,
Health Policy Management,
MCH, Blindness,
NCDs, Public health surveillance
rajan.shukla@iiphh.org
Dr. Neena JohnAssociate ProfessorEpidemiology, Data Managemet, Disailigy Reseachneena.sushil@iiphh.org
Dr. Shailaja TetaliAssociate ProfessorDisability, Injury prevention, environment and healthshailaja.t@iiphh.org
Dr. Samiksha SinghAssociate ProfessorMaternal Health,
Early Childhood Development,
Health Systems,
Quality of care, and Epidemiology.
samiksha.singh@iiphh.org
Dr. Suresh Babu MunuswamyAssociate ProfessorHealth Informatics,
Digital Health,
Health Technologies,
Artificial Intelligence,
Digital Surveillance
s.munuswamy@iiphh.org,
s.munuswamy@phfi.org
Dr. Suresh Kumar RathiAssociate ProfessorEpidemiologysureshk.r@iiphh.org;
rathisj07@gmail.com
Dr. Sureshkumar KamalakannanAssociate ProfessorDisability, Health Systems/Policies and Interventions Researchsuresh.kumar@iiphh.org
Dr Shilpa SadanandAssistant ProfessorPsychology, Mental Health, Ageing, Dementiashilpa.sadanand@iiphh.org
Dr. Gowri Krovi IyerAssistant ProfessorPublic Mental Health, Cognitive & Behavioral Sciencesgowri.iyer@iiphh.org
Dr. Hemant MahajanAssistant ProfessorNon-communicable diseases, Cardio-Metabolic Diseases, Subclinical CVDhmahajan@iiphh.org
Dr. Melissa Glenda LewisSenior LecturerBiostatisticsmelissa.g@iiphh.org
Mr. Hira Ballabh PantLecturerPublic Health Data Management and Data Analysishira@iiphh.org

IIPH H Bangalore Campus

Name of the Faculty memberCurrent DesignationArea of Specialization E-Mail Id
Dr. Suresh S Shapeti Senior Administrative Officer and Deputy Registrar ENT sureshshapeti@iiphh.org
Dr Giridhar R Babu Professor and Head -Lifecourse Epidemiology, PHFI Lifecourse epidemiology,
Cohort study,
Childhood Obesity,
Epidemiology methods,
Public health in LMICs
giridhar@iiphh.org
Dr. TN Sathyanarayana Associate Professor
Head-Health Innovations lab
Health system research, policy analysis
Frugal innovations in health
Incubating several prioritized healthcare problems & solutions and they are in different stages of development.
Digital technologies driven innovations in public health and application of artificial intelligence (AI) in health ecosystem
Leading health entrepreneurship/start up ecosystem while partnering with management institutes, technology institutes, entrepreneurs, funders and educators
Frugal innovations in health
sathya.tn@iiphh.org
Dr. Biswamitra Sahu Associate Professor Demography, Social Sciences biswamitra.sahu@iiphh.org
Swapnil Anil Gadhave Senior lecturer Epidemiolog swapnil.a@iiphh.org

ADJUNCT FACULTY

Dr. Sunanda Reddy KolliCARENIDHI
Dr. Sanjay KinraLSHTM
Dr. B.R. ShamannaUniversity of Hyderabad
Dr. Sanjeev UpadhyayUNICEF
Prof. Dharmapuri VidyasagarEmeritus Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology, University of 
Illinois at Chicago
Dr. Vijay YeldandiUniversity of Illinois at Chicago

Research Team

Dinesh RajResearch Associate (Folic Acid)
Pavani NutiResearch Associate (UHC Project)
Chitra SharmaResearch Associate, APCAPS
Anuradha S.Research Associate – ATTEND Trial
Deepak KumarResearch Administrator – ATTEND Trial
Santhosh KumarResearch Assistant – RMNCH Project
RamaiahResearch Assistant – RMNCH Project
SubhashiniResearch Assistant – TRUMP
Amarendar ReddyResearch Assistant – TRUMP
Mariya SalenaData Entry Clerk – DR Project
Asha PantData Entry Clerk – DR Project
Ravi KumarData Entry Clerk – DR Project
B Anjaneyulu 
GGM Varaprasad 
Kishore S 
Ramesh M 
Ms. Pavani NutiResearch Associate (UHC Project)
Ms. Chitra SharmaResearch Associate, APCAPS
Dr. AnuradhaResearch Associate – ATTEND Trial
Dr. Deepak KumarResearch Administrator – ATTEND Trial
Ms. Pavithra MadhiraResearch Associate for Health Communication & Advocacy Division
Ms. Ch AmamjiResearch Associate , DR & RoP
Ms. PurnimaResearch Assistant, DR & RoP
Ms. Asha PantData Entry Officer, DR & RoP
Dr. Bhakti LathkerResearch Assistant, DR & RoP
Dr. Snigdha DasResearch Assistant, DR & RoP
Mr. Sanyasi NaiduResearch Assistant, RAD
Mr. Anjaneyulu BobbaField Investigator, RAD
Mr. Naveen ChittaluriData Assistant, APCAPS
Vijaya LakshmiSenior Executive Assistant to Director
B Madhavi SunilSenior Officer – Administration
Srinivas YadavSenior Engineer
B. Lakshmi ChaitanyaSenior Officer – Administration
P. Chaitanya KumarSenior ICT Officer
P. Chaitanya KumarSenior ICT Officer
T V Siva Nageswara RaoSenior Legal cum Admin Officer
K. Someswara RaoAssistant manager – Finance
Ravi KumarAccounts Executive
SanjeevaAccounts Executive
M. KalyaniAsst. Librarian
T S RameshAdmin and Accounts Officer
Srinivas PrasadAdmin Assistant
GaneshOffice Attendant
Venkateswar RaoOffice Attendant
Nageshwara RaoOffice Attendant
E. SureshOffice Attendant
P. BalaiahDriver
K. SrinivasDriver

Awards

Dr Nanda Kishore KannuriPublic Health Research Initiative Fellowship (3 years)Department of Science and Technology-Science and Engineering Research Board & PHFI
Doctoral Studies (3 years)PHFI-UKC Wellcome Trust Capacity Building Programme
Dr Giridhar BabuPost-doctoral Wellcome Trust Fellowship (5 years)Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance
Neena John SushilPHRI Fellowship (3 years)Department of Science and Technology-Science and Engineering Research Board & PHFI
Dr T N SathyanarayanaWellcome Trust Fellowship on Traditional Complementary Alternative Medicine (3 years)Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance
Dr Biswamitra SahuWellcome Trust Fellowship Gender, Religion and Reproductive Health among Muslims and Hindus in India (3 years)Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance
Dr Shailaja TetaliDoctoral Studies (3 years)PHFI-UKC Wellcome Trust Capacity Building Programme
Dr Samiksha SinghDoctoral Studies (3 years)PHFI-UKC Wellcome Trust Capacity Building Programme
Suresh Kumar KamalakannanDoctoral Studies (3 years)PHFI-UKC Wellcome Trust Capacity Building Programme
Dr Rajan ShuklaDoctoral Studies (3 years)Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium, International Centre for Eye Health, LSHTM
Dr Raghupathy AnchalaPost-doctoral Studies (3 years)Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium, International Centre for Eye Health, LSHTM
Dr JK Lakshmi  
Hira Ballabh PantInternational Scholar Exchange Programme (3 months)University of Michigan, USA and PHFI
Shivani Mathur GaihaDoctoral Studies (3 years)PHFI-UKC Wellcome Trust Capacity Building Programme
Queens Young Leader Runner-Up Award, 2015-16Queen’s Young Leaders Programme