Nirmala Ravishankar

Expertise: Health systems and financing, Monitoring and evaluation
About Nirmala Ravishankar

Dr. Nirmala Ravishankar is a health systems specialist with 10 years of experience working in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. She has worked extensively on health financing issues, including demand-side financing models and resource tracking methods for analyzing health spending patterns. She also specializes in designing and implementing monitoring and evaluation activities using both quantitative and qualitative research methods. Dr. Ravishankar has been living in Nairobi and working as an independent consultant since 2012.

ARTICLES BY Nirmala Ravishankar

Struggling to thrive presentation at private sector dialogue on achieving universal health coverage

A look at Kenya’s struggle to purchase healthcare

Struggling to thrive: How Kenya’s low-income families (try to) pay for healthcare