Assistant Professor & Associate Dean (Admissions, Accreditation and Marketing)
Prof. Divya Aggarwal - Divya has graduated from Delhi University in the field of Instrumentation. After that, she did her M.B.A specializing in Human Resources and Finance from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi. She has more than 15 years of Academic and consultancy experience and has diverse knowledge of the corporate world. Divya is an expert on long-term success. For the past decade she devoted her energy to the investigation of long-living corporations - how they grow, adapt, and consistently beat their competitors. Under her supervision, nine post graduate students carried out research work in the area of Zoonoses which was funded by International organization. She had carried out research project on workload assessment of ANMs funded by UNICEF and has carried out various projects related to strategy and HR viz., strategy evaluation, workforce planning, competency mapping, talent retention strategies at the corporate level. She conducted Attitude Survey of Employees of Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC Bank Ltd) on 16 parameters on All India Basis and made Action Plan. She has conducted various trainings and workshops on areas related to Organizational behavior in various organizations and b-schools. Besides this, she has written various research papers in the journal of national and international repute. She is also pursuing her PhD in the area of talent management from Amity University, Noida.
Dr. Sumesh Kumar
Assistant Professor & Associate Dean (Academics & Student Affairs)
Dr. Sumesh Kumar holds Ph. D, M. Phil and M.A., degrees in economics and MBA degree in finance. During over 20 years of working experience, he worked with different organizations and is well versed in industry projects, practical implications of economic theories, methods of data collection and analysis, designing curriculum, academic administration and analyzing government policies for economics and industry. He has completed many research projects in the area of economics, health and life skills. He has published various articles in leading Indian newspapers and research papers in the field of economics and management. He has been a key speaker in national and international conferences and attended several workshops and seminars.
Dr. Pankaj Talreja
Assistant Professor & Controller of Examinations
Dr. Pankaj Talreja is a “Master Teacher” trained by Indian School of Business(ISB), Hyderabad. He is an Assistant Professor at the International Institute of Health Management Research, New Delhi. He received his Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Administration from Institute of Management Studies, YMCA, New Delhi in 2001. Since then he has been part of various National Health Programmes. After twenty years of illustrious career, Dr. Pankaj is pursuing his passion for Healthcare Finance.
Dr. Sumant Swain
Dr. Sumant Kumar Swain has a background in social sciences and awarded M Phil and Ph.D from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India. He has cleared his UGC NET. He joined as a Research Officer (2007) and Senior Research Officer (2011) at IIHMR, Delhi.During his stay at the Institute, he was engaged in more than 40 health research projects including large scale surveys such as LASI, DLHS and NFHS. Before joining IIHMR-Delhi, he has worked with NCERT, New Delhi, India. Dr. Swain has more than twelve years of experience in national health programme evaluations, operational and formative research projects using both qualitative and quantitative methods in various health and social programmes. He was a visiting scholar at the Institute of Oriental Studies under Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia in different assignments under Indo-Russian Cultural Exchange Program by Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR), Government of India. He has published one book, seven edited books and many research papers in different disciplines. His areas of interest are health survey research, implementation research, programme evaluation, project management, monitoring & evaluation, health system research, health governance and health security.
M. Phil and Ph.D (JNU), Post Graduate Dipl
Dr. Rupsa Banerjee
Dr. Rupsa Banerjee has done her MBBS and MD in Community Medicine from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, following which she completed DNB in Community Medicine. She also received PG Diploma in Mental Health from IGNOU and Diploma in Community Mental Health from NIMHANS.
Rupsa is a public health professional with over 7 years of diverse experience in the fields of medical education, clinical and patient care, public health research, health systems strengthening, providing technical support to public health programmes and capacity building. She has led multi-disciplinary teams in conducting outbreak investigations and community surveys. She has contributed to the operationalization of Ayushman Bharat Health & Wellness Centres (AB-HWCs) across the country. She has conducted over 10 national level training programmes for the delivery of Comprehensive Primary Health Care through AB-HWCs. She has also contributed to developing several policy documents, technical reports, programme operational guidelines and training modules for the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Rupsa has published 15 scientific papers in renowned national and international academic journals and authored chapters in medical textbooks. Her areas of interest are epidemiology, mental health, health systems strengthening and research.
Dr. Sidharth Sekhar Mishra
Dr. Sidharth Sekhar Mishra is a medical doctor with post-graduation in public health from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi and then pursued his senior residenship from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER, Chandigarh). He is a double post graduate degree holder with MD and DNB from National Board of Examination. He has been a part of the development of the National Health portal development. He was working as the consultant for COVID control pandemic at national level in Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi. He has almost 7 years' experience of training almost 3 lakh MBBS doctors for their post graduate examination. He is a social media academic influencer with a combined following of almost 50 k students. He has more than 10 publications in indexed journals; 5 books and part of UN research projects. He has visited more than 25 countries globally and brings in rich global public health experience on the table.
Dr. Rohini Ruhil
Dr. Rohini Ruhil is PhD in Social Medicine and Community Health from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. Her other qualifications include BDS, PGDHHM and MA (Rural Development). She secured a Gold Medal at the university level in her master’s from IGNOU. She is also an alumna of IIHMR Delhi and secured a Gold Medal for best all round performance in PGDHHM. She qualified UGC-NET-JRF and got a scholarship to pursue her PhD as JRF and SRF. Her experiences include teaching, research, tobacco cessation and industry. She has also worked as a consultant in the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
She has 19 publications in journals of national and international repute including Elsevier and Sage. She is also a reviewer in several national and international journals including BMC Public Health, BMJ Open, Sage Open and Tobacco Induced Diseases (TID). She has also authored a chapter in a book. She has worked on several manuals of MOHFW including national tobacco cessation guidelines. Further, she has drafted a few manuals for WHO-SEARO Tobacco Free Initiatives.
She has done the Global Tobacco Control Certificate Program from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA, for which she received a scholarship. She has presented papers in several national and international conferences, workshops and seminars and secured a few awards including Best Poster Prize and a Prize in Slogan competition in public health. She has also done national training of trainers (TOT) program in the TB-Tobacco integration Project.
Overall, she has a passion for research and academics.
Mukesh Ravi Raushan
Dr. Mukesh Ravi Raushan is Assistant Professor at International Institute of Health Management Research, Delhi. Dr. Raushan is a demographer by training and having interest in empirical methods like causal analysis, simultaneous equation modelling and inferential statistics. After studying Social Anthropology from University of Delhi, he moved to International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), where he completed his PhD. His doctoral work was on human capital and intra-familial relationships.
His work focuses on, but not limited to demography, nutrition, education, development, empowerment, violence, gender, adolescent, ageing and society. In recent years, he has written extensively on adolescent health, ageing, and survey methods in developing countries and its linkages with critical indicators of population, health and development. Dr. Raushan has published over 18 articles, chapters and scientific reports.
His expertise in monitoring, learning and evaluation; large scale survey data analysis and survey research is an asset. In recent years, Dr. Raushan largely worked on health & mortality, disease burden, abortion, reproductive & sexual health, medical anthropology, ageing, adolescent health, gender and development, and critical global health. For monitoring, learning and supervision, other than research, he remained resourceful on research methodology, survey research methods, data structure, management and analysis. His area of interest are biostatistics, applied demography, survey research, monitoring, learning and supervision, data quality assurance, public policy, programme evaluations and intervention studies.
Before joining IIHMR-Delhi, he was associated with Longitudinal Ageing Study in India (LASI), International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Situation of Adolescent, Dasra, Impact Foundation; Evidence Action, and Sigma Research. Dr. Raushan is interested in applying his research and technical expertise to provide evidence-based support to explore an unexplored area of research other than teaching and capacity building.
IIHMR, Plot no. 3, Sector 18A, Dwarka, Phase-II, New Delhi - 110075 India