Dr Nisha Nadesan-Reddy

Dr Nadesan-Reddy obtained her MBChB summa cum laude at the Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal. She also successfully completed a Fellowship of the College of Public Health Medicine of South Africa [FCPHM(SA)] and a Master of Medicine in Public Health Medicine. She is a registered member of the Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HPCSA), General Medical Council (GMC), College of Medicines of South Africa and the Public Health Association of South Africa (PHASA). Dr Nadesan-Reddy has previously worked as a Registrar in Public Medicine at King Edward VIII Hospital and Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine. She also held a worked at the CDC attachment at the eThekwini municipality health department and was extensively involved in the Department of Public Health Medicine’s academic programme. Her most recent position was that of Public Health Medicine Specialist, Project Manager of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI). Dr Nadesan-Reddy managed and provided comprehensive technical and administrative advice and assistance to the MEPI-UKZN grant and activities. She is the current Project Manager for DRILL.