Research Fellow, Injury Division
MPH; Bachelors in Microbiology
Samina is a Research Fellow, in the Injury Division at the George Institute India. She has completed her Master of Public Health from Savitribai Phule Pune University (formerly known as Pune University) and a Bachelor in Microbiology/Biochemistry from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai.
Samina has training in both qualitative and quantitative research methods and has experience in program implementation and evaluation. She has worked with the tribal population in North-eastern states of India. She was a member of the Common Review Mission for three consecutive years, that evaluated State-level health systems on behalf of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GoI for the states of Assam and Tamil Nadu.
Her research interests are working towards injury prevention-particularly in road traffic injuries, equity in mobility, health systems and policy research with a passion to bridging the gap between evidence-based research and policies pertaining to injury prevention in India and other LMICs.