The RCZI Working Group

‘Roadmap to Combat Zoonotic Infections in India’ Initiative Joint Working Group

National Institute of Communicable Diseases
1. Dr. Veena Mittal
Head, Zoonoses Division
Ph: 011-23912391; 9810753928

2. Dr U V S Rana
Joint Director Zoonoses Division
Ph: 011-23912391; 09313301257

Wildlife Institute of India
6. Dr P K Malik,
Head, Department of Wild Life Health
Post box no. 18, Chandrabani, Dehradun 248 001
Ph: 0135-2640111-115
Fax: 0135-2640112

Indian Council of Medical Research
3. Dr Lalit Kant
Scientist G & Head, Senior Deputy DG (Emerging Communicable Diseases)
Ph: 026588296, 026588896
Regional Medical Research Centre & WHO Collaborating Centre for Diagnosis, Reference, Research and Training in Leptospirosis, Indian Council of Medical Research
7. Dr S C Sehgal
Former Director, RMRC Port Blair
Ph: 9868571757; 95120-2502600

Department of Animal Husbandry, Ministry of Agriculture
4. Dr S K Bandopadhyaya
Animal Husbandry Commissioner
Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries,
Ministry of Agriculture,
Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi 110 001
Ph: 011-23384146, Fax: 011-23382192

8. Dr Sampath K Krishnan
CDS Coordinator
Office of WHO Representative to India
5th Floor A wing, Nirman Bhavan, New Delhi 110 011
Ph: 9818028669, 011-23061955

9. Dr HK Pradhan
Avian influenza Coordinator
Ph: 09968176948

Indian Veterinary Research Institute
5. Dr Devandra Swarup,
Chief, Division of Veterinary Medicine, Management & Disease Surveillance, & Center for Wildlife Conservation,
IVRI, Izatnagar-243122 (UP), India
Phone: 91-581- 2300587

10. Dr G Gongal
Regional Focal Point, VPH

International Livestock Research Institute
11. Dr. Ian Wright
Regional Director, Asia
Ph: 9871877038,

University Of North Carolina
16. Dr. Peggy Bentley
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health,
School of Public Health
University of North Carolina,
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

International Development Research Centre
12. Dr Stephen J. McGurk, Ph.D.
Regional Director
Office for South Asia and China
International Development Research Centre
t: (91 11) 2461 9411 f: (91 11) 2462 2707

North Carolina State University
17. Dr. Prema Arasu
Asst. Dean for Student and International Affairs
Associate Professor, School of Veterinary Medicine,
State University of North Carolina
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Public Health Foundation of India
13. Dr K Srinath Reddy
Public Health Foundation of India

14. Dr S K Satpathy
Public Health Foundation of India

15. Dr Manish Kakkar
Public Health Foundation of India

RTI International
18. Dr. Scott Wetterhal
Sr. Program Director (Health Security and Systems Research)

19. Dr. Myles Elledge
Sr. Director (International Development),