Sumithra is an alumna of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where she obtained a Masters In Public Health (Class of 2019). She has published extensively on the subjects of non-communicable diseases, the political economy of health and pro-poor policies. She has worked in technical roles supporting research and programmes to advance access to health services and to strengthen policy-making processes with the World Health Organization, Partners in Health and a range of research collaborations in Mexico, Rwanda and the Eastern Mediterranean.

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