Introduction: Tapas Nair, Switzerland - Health Workforce Department, WHO

28 September, 2021

Hello all,

I am Dr. Tapas Nair, a public health physician by training, and I am currently working in the World Health Organization as a Technical Officer in the Health Workforce Department.

I was earlier working at the national level in India in the fields of polio surveillance, routine immunization, maternal and newborn health, primary health care, and non-communicable diseases. My core interests are health systems strengthening, and improving quality of care. I am really glad to be here, and look forward to interacting with and learning from you all.

Best wishes,


HIFA profile: Tapas Nair is a Technical Officer at the World Health Organisation (WHO), Switzerland. Professional interests: Immunization; Maternal, neonatal and child health services; Non-communicable diseases; Quality of care, Health systems strengthening; Health workforce and Digital health. Email: tnair AT