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Physician-Epidemiologist & COVID-19 Vaccines Expert

Dr Chandrakant Lahariya

A vaccines, public policy and health systems expert, Dr Lahariaya has worked extensively on India's COVID-19 pandemic preparedness and response including COVID-19 vaccine roll-out in India. For close to 13 years, Dr Lahariya worked with the WHO in their immunization programmes in India. Dr Chandrakant Lahariya has contributed to drafting and developing many of India's vaccine and health policies. Dr Lahariya is the youngest fellow ever elected to Indian Public Health Association & has received Indian Council of Medical Research’s Dr BC Srivastava Foundation Award. In 2020- 2021, he was listed as top 2% of global researchers in the field of pediatrics and public health in a Stanford University led research.

Professor of Psychiatry & Director, IHBAS - Delhi

Dr Nimesh G. Desai

One of the best names in the field of psychiatry in the country, Dr Nimesh Desai is the former director of Institute of Human Behaviour & Allied Sciences in Delhi. Dr Desai has been the head of the psychiatric department at National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences or NIMHANS, Bangalore and has also served at Delhi top medical Institute - AIIMS for a decade. He is known for his outstanding work in treating and addressing mental Illness, breaking taboos and social stigma around it.

Principal Director & Head, Pulmonology, Max Hospitals, Saket

Dr Vivek Nangia

An internationally renowned Interventional Pulmonologist, with over two decades of rich clinical experience, Dr Vivek Nangia is Currently associated with Max Super Speciality Hospital, as the Principal Director and Head of the Pulmonology department. A pass out of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, where Dr Nangia did his masters in infectious diseases, he is aggressively involved in breaking the myths around Covid infection.

MBBS (Obs & Gyane), Past President, FOGSI

Dr. Jaideep Malhotra

Ex-president of federation of obstetric and gynaecological society of India, Dr Malhotra is a gynaecologist and infertility specialist with over 35 years of experience. Working tirelessly to break the stigma around fertility issues in women, Dr Malhotra has spent years fighting for equality and empowerment for women in healthcare systems.

Executive Director, Population Foundation Of India

Poonam Mutreja

A flagbearer for women’s health, reproductive and sexual rights, and rural livelihoods for over 40 years, Poonam Muttreja is the executive director at Population Foundation of India. She has co-conceived the popular transmedia initiative, Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon – I, A Woman, Can Achieve Anything. Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University, Poonam has been instrumental in setting up and leading several NGOs, contributing to policy and advocacy.

Yoga Expert & Spiritual Guru

Grand Master Akshar

Hailing from the Himalayas, Grand Master Akshar is an internationally acclaimed Spiritual yogic master and visionary. He is the Founder, Chairman and Course Director of Akshar Yoga, President of World Yoga Organisation and has trained more than 10, 00,000 practitioners globally through online and offline platforms.

Culinary Nutrition & Holistic Wellness Coach

Eshanka Wahi

Eshanka Wahi is a Dubai & Delhi based Wellness Advocate. She has received recognition in the field of health and wellness, Eshanka's mission - to make nutrition delicious and exciting! She has created gut-strengthening, nutritious alternatives for all comfort food by eliminating unhealthy ingredients and has also curated healthy menus for restaurants and wellness retreats both in Delhi and Dubai.

AVP & Business Head- Health & Lifestyle, Jagran New Media

Megha Mamgain

Megha Mamgain is a senior journalist with a career spanning close to 20 years in broadcast and digital media. As Associate Vice President & Business Head for Health and Lifestyle at Jagran New Media, Megha has ensured high journalistic standards and credibility to the products she leads. Megha has recieved several industry awards for her leadership and editorial skills.