Shukanto Das

Thesis title: Task shifting and sharing in healthcare services: Developing the SHIFT-SHARE model in India


MSc Public Health (Health Services Management), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2019-2020

MSc Cell and Molecular Biology (Bioinformatics), Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, 2015-2017

BSc Cell and Molecular Biology, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, 2012-2015

Responsibilities & affiliations

Reviewer of MPH Ethics Applications for the Usher Masters Research Ethics Group (UMREG)

Current research interests

Task shifting and sharing, Healthcare implementation, Healthcare program development, Health system strengthening, Health policy and power, Primary Care

Past research interests

Pharmacology in public health, Drug-receptor interactions, Modelling of drug pathways


Joint Secretary, Scientific Committee for the E-Conference on Biological Disasters (CoBiD), India, February 2021

Joint Secretary, Organising Committee for the 2nd National Industrial EMS Conference (NiEMS), India, February 2020

Joint Secretary, Organising Committee for the 2nd Motor Vehicle Accidents Conference, India, February 2020

Joint Secretary, Organising Committee for the 1st National Industrial EMS Conference, India , February 2018

Lead Anchor at EMS Asia Conference, India, October 2014

In-charge at Nerve Centre at the 1st Motor Vehicle Accidents Conference, India, September 2008


Fifth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health organised by WHO, 3-5 April 2023

Global Citizenship Conference by NHS Scotland, 25 April 2023

Papers delivered

“Industrial disasters and public health” at NiEMS 2020 Ahmedabad, February 2020

Young Speaker Sessions on “Saving Children’s Lives” at EMCON 2018 Bangalore, November 2018

"Saving Children’s Lives in India” at Global Health Mini-University, George Washington University, USA, October 2018

“Community CPR and AED education in India” at EMS Asia 2018, Davos City Hospital, Philippines, June 2018

“Inadequacies in First Aid Trainings in Schools” at EMS Asia 2013, Penang General Hospital, Singapore, October 2013