Shilpi joined the Mental Health and Addiction Research Group (MHARG) at the Department of Health Sciences as a Research Fellow in health economics in January 2018. Prior to this, she worked as a senior analyst (Health Economist) at Novartis healthcare and at a US based consultancy for over two and a half years. During this time, she worked majorly on development, country specific analyses and validation of health economic models, and evidence syntheses in various disease areas.
On the academic front, she completed her bachelor’s degree in Economics from Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), University of Delhi in 2013 and master’s degree in Economics (with specialization in International Trade) from Jawaharlal Nehru University in 2015 from India. She had also worked as a student intern in a non-profit organisation in an Indian rural setting in the field of community development.
Shilpi’s research interests are: