Vandana Shah

Vandana Shah is the regional director, South Asia programs, for the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids and Global Health Advocacy Incubator. Shah leads policy and program development interventions in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, and other South Asian countries. She has supported policy campaign and health systems strengthening programs in tobacco control, obesity, cardiovascular health, drowning prevention and gender issues. Formerly, she was the executive director of the North Carolina Health and Wellness Trust Fund, a state foundation where she was responsible for developing and implementing statewide public health programs.


Expanding Health-Care Access in Times of Coronavirus

Health and wellness centers have expanded access to primary health-care services in Punjab, India—even in the pandemic