Ramanan Laxminarayan

Director and Senior Fellow, Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy; Vice President, Research and Policy, Public Health Foundation of India

Ramanan Laxminarayan is director and senior fellow at the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy; senior research scholar and lecturer at Princeton University; and vice president of research and policy at the Public Health Foundation of India. He is a series editor of the Disease Control Priorities for Developing Countries, 3rd edition. He has served on a number of committees, including the National Academy of Science/Institute of Medicine Committee on the Economics of Antimalarial Drugs in 2003 and 2004. In 2012, he created the Immunization Technical Support Unit in India, which has been credited with helping rapidly improve immunization coverage in that country. 

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