Dr Unni Krishnan Karunakara
Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University
Former International President of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Former member of DNDi‘s Board of Directors
Dr Unni Krishnan Karunakara has been a humanitarian worker and a public health professional for two decades with extensive experience in the delivery of health care to neglected populations affected by conflict, disasters and epidemics in Africa, Asia, and America. He was Medical Director of the medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders’ Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines and later its International President (2010-2013). Dr Karunakara also served on DNDi’s Board of Directors from 2010 to 2013 and is currently a Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University.