All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Dr Kapil Yadav joined All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi in year 2003 and worked at AIIMS ever since, in various capacities. Currently he is an Additional Professor in the Centre for Community Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi. He is a Nodal Person for the National Centre of Excellence and Advanced Research on Anemia Control (NCEAR-A), a technical support unit for Anemia Mukt Bharat Program, supported by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. He is the National Coordinator (India) for Iodine Global Network (IGN) formerly known as ICCIDD. He has worked as a technical expert for strengthening National Iodine Deficiency Disorders Control Program in Bangladesh, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. Dr. Yadav has been a consultant in World Health Organisation, UNICEF and Micronutrient Initiative. Dr Yadav has published over 90 scientific publications in various National and International journals; contributes regularly to chapters in books, curriculum/course material and participates as resource person in health-related information sharing sessions in radio and television programs. Currently, he is a member of several committees constituted by Government of India and State governments in domain of nutrition, anemia, iodine deficiency disorders and public health. Dr Kapil Yadav is interested in the areas such as Anemia, Public Health Nutrition, Micronutrients, Iodine Deficiency Disorders, Medical Education, Urban health, Social Determinants of Health, Health Policy, Epidemiology and Community based research.