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Meet our Advisor

Dr. (Prof) M. M. A. Faridi (MD, DCH, MNAMS, FIAP)

It is our honour to introduce the esteemed Dr. (Prof) M. M. A. Faridi, an advisor to building and scaling Maap. Dr (Prof) M M A Faridi is a Head of Pediatrics, at UCMS & GTB Hospital, New Delhi. He got trained in Neonatology at the University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.

Dr M M A Faridi is a Professor and Head of the Department for “Pediatrics and I/C Division of Neonatology” at the University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi University and GTB Hospital Delhi, India. He is a well-known and reputed Neonatologist. He was selected by the Government of India to help establish the Department of Pediatrics at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal from 1995-97 and to organize undergraduate teaching training. In the years 2007-09, he was requested on a deputation as Principal, Dean, Chief Medical Superintendent and Professor of Pediatrics to commence postgraduate training for Eras Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow.

Dr Faridi is a National Resource Person to the Government of India, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare(MoHFW), the National Aids Control Organization(NACO), the Ministry of Women and Child Development, the National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development, the Government of Delhi, WHO, UNICEF, IBFAN, WABA, BPNI, USAID, Plan India, Care India and GFATM.

Dr. M M A Faridi's extensive experience as a renowned Neonatologist and his national level contributions as a resource person to the Ministry of Health and other organizations make him a valuable advisor to Maap. His expertise in Pediatrics and Neonatology would provide valuable guidance in achieving our mission of improving child health in India.



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