Who We are?
IIHMR Foundation is a not-for profit organisation that has been set up with the aim to serve the society and community at large.
The Foundation will significantly contribute towards its vision of inclusive and healthy India. Moving well beyond its business activities, the IIHMR Foundation will contribute to a positive societal impact through diverse community engagement initiatives.
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Our Vision is to create an India, where every person has an opportunity to have a healthy life.
IIHMR Foundation is committed towards bringing the community together and improve society through research, education, policy and practice. We aim to provide support in creating and developing world changing ideas and innovations.
To support, promote, collaborate, undertake and handhold the multisectoral startups, innovators, and entrepreneurs, especially in the health sector but not limited to, public health, health care, health technology, diagnostics, medical device equipments, accessories and consumables, medicines, health and wellness, fitness, nutrition & allied areas & to provide technical , advisory, knowledge & infrastructure support across various stages of incubation & acceleration
To work and support startups, innovations and entrepreneurship in the areas of climate change, environment and occupational health, natural disasters and epidemics, and other areas to build resilient and sustainable communities.
Meet IIHMR Foundation Founders
Ayan Agarwal is a graduate in Science in Business Administration and Global Poverty & Practice from the University of California, Berkeley. He has also successfully completed a dual course on Negotiations at the London School of Economics. His work experience includes stints at KPMG in Gurgaon and BRAC Microfinance in Bangladesh. Ayan is currently CEO (Payment System) at Transcorp International Limited – a BSE listed company in the financial services and travel industry and leads the Payments Systems division. Ayan also holds expertise in valuation, negotiations, strategic planning and fund raising.
Dr. S. D. Gupta
Dr. Shiv Dutt Gupta is a leading Public Health professional with a distinguished academic and research career. He obtained his M.D. (Preventive & Social Medicine) from India, and Ph.D. (Epidemiology) from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA. He was conferred Fellowship of Academy of Medical Science, India (FAMS) for his outstanding contribution in the field of public health. Currently Dr Gupta is the Trustee Secretary of IHMR India, and Chairperson and Distinguished Professor, IIHMR University, Jaipur. Dr Gupta is Adjunct Professor at the Johns Hopkins University, USA.
Dr. P. R. Sodani
Prof. P.R. Sodani is currently the President of IIHMR University, Jaipur. He is Health Economist and Public Health Professor for more than two decades and mentored faculty, students, and research scholars. Professor Sodani had demonstrated academic leadership, visioning, policy planning, and strategic implementation. He had significantly contributed to creating an organizational culture for the growth and development of the University. Professor Sodani, at various levels of leadership positions, had been responsible for leading and managing academics, research, training, fundraising, and networking with national and international organizations. He has been associated with the Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA for teaching MPH program jointly offered by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and IIHMR University... Read More
Dr. Sheenu Jain
Dr. Sheenu Jain is Associate Professor, Marketing, Chair, Centre for Innovation, Incubation, and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) at IIHMR University, Jaipur. Dr. Sheenu has 17 years of experience in teaching, training, research in the field of skill development, entrepreneurship, and marketing. She is a start-up enthusiast and certified entrepreneurship educator and master trainer. Her area of interest includes skill training, working on grassroot innovations, understanding the consumer mind, green marketing, digital marketing, retail management, and Entrepreneurship.