Dr. Jyoti Ramakrishna
Jyoti Ramakrishna, MD, MPH is currently the Director of Clinical Research at Pfizer. Previously, she was the Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at Tufts Medical Center holding an MD from Delhi Unversity and an MPH from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Jyoti was also formerly an Associate Pediatrician in gastroenterology, nutrition, and global health at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children. She has held professorships at Harvard Medical School, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and University of California Davis. She brings over 26 years of experience working with children and mothers.
Having spent a great deal of her formative years in India, Jyoti came to recognize the privilege in having the resources that the developing world provides. She frequently travels home to India to volunteer her medical expertise to impoverished regions of her country. As a physician, she has seen countless infants die from easily preventable causes. She is drawn to existing solutions that can make the difference between life and death for South Asian mothers.