Dr. Roopa Dhatt
Co-Founder, Executive Director, Women in Global Health
Dr. Roopa Dhatt is a passionate advocate for gender equality in global health and a leading voice in the movement to correct the gender imbalance in global health leadership. Determined to build a movement to transform women’s leadership opportunities in health, Dr Dhatt co-founded Women in Global Health in 2015. Today, Women in Global Health has more than 20,000 members in more than 90 countries and continues to grow. Dr Dhatt leads a team of 70 volunteers focused on supporting a diverse group of emerging women leaders, engaging global health executives to transform their own institutions, and growing the Women in Global Health movement. With more than 15 chapters on four continents, Women in Global Health is changing the conversation about women’s leadership in health at global, national and local levels.