Dr Pavitra Mohan is a community health physician, pediatrician and a public health practitioner. He is co-founder of Basic Health Care Services, a nonprofit organisation that provides low-cost, high-quality primary healthcare services to marginalised populations in South Rajasthan. Dr Mohan also serves as Director, Health Services at Aajeevika Bureau, where he leads the design and implementation of solutions to improve health of the families dependent on labour and migration. Earlier, as Senior Health Specialist, UNICEF India Country Office, he designed and led large-scale health programmes to improve maternal, newborn and child health in India. He earned his MBBS and an MD in Pediatrics from Delhi University and a Masters in Public Health from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.