Lecturer in Global Health and Philosophy at King’s College London
Sridhar Venkatapuram is a Lecturer in Global Health and Philosophy at King’s College London. His research and expertise is in global/public health, human rights, ethics and philosophy. He is the author of Health Justice: An argument from the Capabilities Approach.
Recent data shows that levels of immunisations are stagnating or decreasing across many Indian states. Even in states that often do well in standard socioeconomic indicators such as Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, and Punjab, there is a decline in immunization coverage in comparison to previous years. We need to find out urgently why?