Nitya Nand Deepak is a team leader in Knowledge Management in the India country program at PATH. He has nearly 20 years experience in managing projects with national and international organizations in the areas of maternal child health and nutrition; and sexual and reproductive health, and gender. He has managed and coordinated research programs with an emphasis on research and development, and evidence-based advocacy that is applied to increase health impact. He interfaces regularly with high level government officials, the scientific and academic community, national and international health related organizations, and non-governmental groups. He holds a masters in sociology from Delhi School of Economics.