GovernanceGoverning board of the Institute is a mix of committed academicians, professionals and practitioners with a concern for public health. The Institute of Public Health is registered under the Indian Societies Registration Act, 1860. The board meets every year to oversee the activities of the Institute
Governing Board Members
Namerta is an Economist from CDS Trivandrum and is currently working with GTZ on their Social Security Project
Thekaekara is a famous sociologist, having worked with the NGO sector for more than 30 years. He is currently a visiting professor at Oxford University, UK.
V.R. Divakar is a retired Bank Manager from State Bank of Mysore.
Dr Kasturi is a Prof. of Community Medicine at St. John’s Medical college – Bangalore.
V. Selvaraju is an Economist by profession and has worked in the World Bank. Currently he is a freelance consultant
Dr. Nirmala Murthy is a D.SC from Harvard School of Public Health. She is a Health Management Consultant and Hon. President, Foundation for Research in Health Systems.