Amit Shah

About Amit Shah
  • Deputy Director, Health Office
  • USAID - India
lmsinghamit-2

Dr. Amit Shah is the Deputy Director at USAID, India Health Office. In his current role, he provides strategic leadership to USAID/India’s investments of approx. 40+ million USD (annually), dedicated to improving health outcomes across several high-focus states of India.

Dr. Shah works in close collaboration with Central Ministries, NITI Aayog, Industry associations (CII/FICCI), professional medical associations, academic institutions, funding agencies, state governments, and civil society organizations towards strengthening India’s health systems.

Dr. Shah is a trained clinician, with more than twenty years of experience in the development sector. As a medical professional, he worked for 10+ years in both the public and private sector, in diverse roles and settings across India. In a mid-career shift, he went to the United Kingdom for a Master’s degree in Health Financing from the London School of Economics and worked there as a researcher. In 2009, he returned to India to apply his diverse and yet complementary skill sets to the development sector and has since been based in New Delhi.

View full schedule

More speakers

AVPN India Summit 2018 Recap

  • Summit Attendees 260
  • Speakers 46
  • Reports launched 3
Watch 2018 Summit Recap