Praneetha Vissapragada is a program officer working on the health analytics team focusing on health financing in nutrition, the governance & citizen engagement practice and on the agriculture development team.
Ms. Vissapragada has a range of experience in domestic and international health in policy and research. She has worked most recently with the WHO/PAHO where she was working on non-communicable disease and alcohol and substance use policy. Prior to that, she designed and implemented a program evaluation study on a flagship nutrition program with Millennium Villages Project in Uganda. Her resume also includes proficiency with multiple spoken languages and multiple statistical languages.
She received her master’s of public health from Columbia University and her bachelor’s of science in biology and health: science, society and policy from Brandeis University.