Prof. K. Srinath Reddy

Prof. K. Srinath Reddy

Prof. K. Srinath Reddy

PROF. K. SRINATH REDDY

President
Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)

Prof Reddy is the first Indian to be elected as Foreign Associate Member of the National Academy of Medicine (formerly Institute of Medicine) of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. He served as the First Bernard Lown Visiting Professor of Cardiovascular Health at the Harvard School of Public Health (2009-13). He is presently an Adjunct Professor at Harvard and Emory & Honorary Professor of Medicine at the University of Sydney. He has served on many WHO expert panels & has been the President of the World Heart Federation (2013-14).  He chaired the High Level Expert Group on Universal Health Coverage, for the Planning Commission of India.

PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS

head, Department of Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences.

Member, Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition.

EXPERIENCE/AFFILIATIONS

Prof. Reddy is a member of the Leadership Council of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, established to assist the United Nations in developing the post-2015 goals and chairs the Thematic Group on Health in the SDSN. He has published more than 500 scientific papers.

AWARDS

WHO Director General’s Award and Luther Terry Medal of American Cancer Society for Outstanding contributions to global tobacco control.

The Queen Elizabeth Medal for health promotion.

Padma Bhushan by the President of India in 2005.

Honorary doctorates from the University of London, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Lausanne, NTR Health Services, ILBS University.

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