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Priyadarshini Roy

Published on May 29, 2024 |


Priyadarshini, a public health professional with 29+ years of experience, excels in managing large-scale service delivery programs, fundraising, donor management, and consulting. She has led social marketing and franchising programs in family planning, reproductive health, and adolescent health across Bihar, Jharkhand, and three other states. Priya has spearheaded grant-making and advocacy initiatives for child rights in four northern states of India, forging partnerships with state governments to enhance maternal and child health outcomes. With an M.A. in Medical and Psychiatric Social Work, and a PGD in Health Economics, Healthcare Financing, and Health Policy, Priyadarshini has made significant contributions to organizations such as Janani, Save The Children, CINI, Marie Stopes International, Naandi Foundation, Amaltas Consulting, and Antara Foundation. Her passion lies in working with young minds from diverse backgrounds, which fuels her drive and motivation during her second tenure at The Antara Foundation.


Side note: She can whip up cakes and chocolates on demand.




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