Mr. Chokshi Maulik

Mr. Chokshi Maulik

Associate Professor

Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi, Public Health Foundation of India
NewDelhi, India

plus Speciality

PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES

Biography:

Maulik Chokshi is an Associate Professor at Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi (IIPH-D) and has around 13 years of experience in the field of Public Health, working closely with the health systems. He is Course Director for Post Gradute Diploma in Health Economics, financing and Policy and leads the procurement supply chain management portfolio across IIPH’s of PHFI, and the modules on Pharmaceutical Economics and Health Economics. His and his teams recent research has been supported with various agencies like the Planning Commission, Government of India, various state governments in India, multiple development partners including The World Bank, USAID, WHO, WHO-SEARO, Save the Children, The Global Fund, and Harvard School of Public Health.

Academic positions:

Associate Professor

Research interests:

a) Policy analysis that affects access to health care commodities-medicines, vaccines, diagnostics and other health care products, that includes innovation, production, pricing and vigilance, which finally affects availability and affordability of commodities b)Evidence based decision making process- working towards the need of Health Technology Assessment agency in low and middle income countries c) Costing the future health care needs

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral and WebmedCentral plus:

Is to make quality information/evidence available to the research community, which in turn facilitates evidence based decision making at patient level as well as systems level