One Health Consultant, Centre on Global Health Security
Dr Mishal Khan

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Dr Mishal Khan is leading One Health projects at the Centre on Global Health Security. She is a social epidemiologist by training, specializing in quantitative and qualitative health policy and systems research to improve infectious disease control programmes in low- and middle-income countries.

Over the past decade, Dr Khan has worked closely with national disease control managers in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Myanmar and Kenya, focusing on research to inform policy and resource allocation decisions.

This builds upon her six-year experience of working in industry advising pharmaceutical companies on investment strategies.

Dr Khan’s areas of expertise include: antimicrobial resistance; One Health; public-private partnerships; gender differences in health; tuberculosis control; and assessing the sustainability infectious disease control programmes.

Dr Khan is an assistant professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

She has published widely in leading scientific journals and is a section editor for the Health Policy and Planning journal. 

Areas of expertise

  • One Health
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Evidence to inform policy
  • Policy research

Past experience

2011 -Assistant Professor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
2015-16Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
2005-11Strategy Consultant, Strategic Decisions Group/IMS Health UK