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Joia Mukherjee        

Chief Medical Officer, Partners in Health

Joia Mukherjee is renowned for her extensive contributions to global health equity in her role as the Chief Medical Officer of Partners in Health, a position she has held since 2000. In this capacity, Mukherjee has led numerous initiatives aimed at providing comprehensive healthcare to the world's most vulnerable populations. Her dedication to equality in health care access underlines her commitment to human rights, a topic she is deeply knowledgeable about.

Furthermore, Mukherjee's academic involvement is multi-faceted. She is an Associate Professor at the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women's Hospital and in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Additionally, she is a faculty member at the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda. In these roles, Mukherjee imparts her knowledge on infectious disease, global health delivery, and human rights to health professionals and students worldwide, further broadening her impact.

As an author, Mukherjee has contributed significantly to the discourse on global health. Her book, "Introduction to Global Health Delivery: Practice, Equity, Human Right" second edition, published in 2021 by Oxford University Press, demonstrates her deep understanding of the field and provides valuable insights for those seeking to understand or work within the realm of global health delivery. These accomplishments position Mukherjee as a knowledgeable and experienced voice in public health, infectious disease, and global health equity.


Massachusetts Expands Contact Tracing For People With COVID-19 ...
NPR's David Greene talks to Dr. Joia Mukherjee, chief medical officer at Partners In Health, about Massachusetts embarking on a mass contact-tracing project, ...

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