MD, PhD, Chief of Health/Associate Director,
Programme Division, UNICEF
Trends in health inequalities
Dr. Chopra leads UNICEF ’s work on maternal, newborn, and child health, immunization, pediatric HIV/AIDS, and health systems strengthening. Previously, Dr. Chopra was Director of the Health Systems Research Group of the South Africa Medical Research Council. Dr. Chopra is qualified as a medical doctor with an additional degree in medical sociology from the University of Southampton in England. He has published over 70 international peer-reviewed papers and contributed to numerous book chapters concerning international child health and nutrition.