Dr. Nadira Sultana is a medical doctor with a Masters’ in Health Economics from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and 20 years of international experience in healthcare – implementation, health systems research, evaluation, health finance and advocacy. She started her career in the Ministry of Health of the Islamic Republic of Iran, at rural public health facilities for its public health program, and from then on has been working with various international development agencies on diverse healthcare programs, including management and implementation. She was also instrumental in planning evidence based maternal and child health programmes for Bangladesh government and private (not for profit) organizations.
Her interests are: results-based maternal and child health care programs in poor-resource settings, including gender equity and women empowerment issues.
Access Health International Bangladesh
Program Implementer (Entrepreneur, NGO manager, etc.)
The Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI) promotes programs, policies and practices that make quality health care delivered by private organizations affordable and accessible to the world’s poor. Operated through a global network of partners since 2010, CHMI is managed by the Results for Development Institute. CHMI is funded by the Department for International Development (DFID), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation.