Maulik Chokshi is the driving force behind IHSC’s comprehensive strategy, management, and research endeavors. As a seasoned health professional, he heads the health systems initiatives for ACCESS Health International in India, providing vital technical and programmatic leadership in shaping health policies. With over two decades of experience in the health sector, Maulik has dedicated eight impactful years to the Public Health Foundation of India and has also served as an advisor to IMS Health, a prominent global healthcare information company.
Maulik has been at the forefront of critical health system policies and capacity-building initiatives, spanning medicine procurement, pricing, immunization, maternal and child health, and healthcare financing in both the Indian context and regions across sub-Saharan Africa, Mekong, and the Middle East. He has authored or co-authored more than 50 reports for various national and international agencies and boasts an impressive tally of 45 peer-reviewed publications.
In his role as Deputy Country Director (Technical), Maulik is instrumental in elevating ACCESS Health India’s profile as a thought leader. His focus includes producing high-quality research outputs and nurturing relationships with esteemed global, national, and sub-national researchers and practitioners. He achieves these objectives through initiatives such as the Global Learning Collaborative for Health Systems Resilience (GLC4HSR) and the India Health Systems Collaborative (IHSC).