University of California, San Francisco
With a particular focus on international tuberculosis policy and control, Priya is a physician specializing in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UCSF and San Francisco General Hospital. Her current work focuses on developing implementation strategies for global tuberculosis guidelines as well as assessing the impact of TB control programs with a particular focus on drug resistant TB. Prior to returning to UCSF, Priya served as the health advisor for the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance at USAID, based in Washington DC, providing technical guidance for humanitarian health aid in complex humanitarian emergencies across the globe. Her portfolio also included programmatic assistance for USAID’s tuberculosis team. Priya has consulted for the WHO and has a clinical practice in San Francisco.