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Habib Hasan Farooqui
Associate Profesor

I am currently serving as Associate Professor at Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI). Before joining PHFI I have worked as Surveillance Medical Officer at World Health Organization (2007-08). I have earned my MD (Doctor of Medicine) from Banaras Hindu University (2007) and Non-Degree Medicine PG from Sydney University (2010). In addition, I have received training as Post Doctoral Fellow (Economic Evaluation) at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (2013-14). Other professional development courses that I have undertaken includes Infectious Disease Modelling at Imperial College, Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis at Utrecht University, and Pedagogy at Boston University. With more than 14 years of teaching and research experience I am the lead faculty on Pharmaceutical Economics and Infectious Disease Epidemiology at Indian Institute of Public Health – Delhi.

Professional Affiliations

I am currently serving as member of Vaccine Centre at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, BactiVac Network at University of Birmingham, Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug Resistant Infections (SEDRIC) Consortium at Wellcome Trust. I am also member of International Health Economics Association, John Snow Society – Royal Society for Public Health, and European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID).

Center Affiliations
  • PHFI
  • IIPHD
Research Summary and Interests

I am currently engaged in research on Assessment of Antibiotic Consumption in India and its Relationship with Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). I have worked with several international teams on multi-country research studies. One of the key research project undertaken in Pharmaceutical Economics was Multinational Enterprise (MNE’s) Impact on Global Development Challenges a FP7 project funded by European Union with partner institutions from eight countries. This project resulted in policy briefs, which were presented at EU parliament and UNIDO and a book and several research papers published in the leading journals.
Earlier I have successfully completed projects on Cost-effectiveness on PCV in India, Situational Analysis of Rotavirus and Pneumococcal Vaccines, Inequalities in Immunization in India, Updated the Pandemic Preparedness Plan of Government of Maldives. Others include Procurement and Distribution of Medicines in India: 7 States Study , Evaluation of Jan Aushadhi Scheme, Identification of Priority Policy Research Questions in Access to Medicines in India , and Governance and Accountability in Medicine Supply in India.

Areas of Expertise
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Health Policy and Planning
  • Health Economics
  • Health Financing