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Indian Ambassador Visits JHU

Provost Sunil Kumar and Deans and faculty from across JHU schools were honored to receive H.E. Mr. Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Ambassador of India, and his delegation on the Homewood Campus Wednesday, February 2, 2022. His Excellency outlined mutual interests in healthcare, engineering and emerging technologies, energy, and education, and was engaged in several faculty lightning presentations. Among those in attendance were Dr. Mark Anderson, and DOM faculty members Drs. Sunil Solomon and Amita Gupta.

Pictured above:

Bottom Row, L-R:

  • Suja Menon, Head, Commerce Wing, Office of the Ambassador of India
  • Ed Schlesinger, PhD, MS, Benjamin T. Rome Dean and Professor, Whiting School of Engineering
  • Nancy Reynolds, PhD, MS, RN, Associate Dean of Global Affairs, School of Nursing
  • Sunil Kumar, PhD, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs; Chairman Ex-Officio, India Institute Advisory Board
  • H.E. Mr. Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Ambassador of India
  • Amita Gupta, MD, MHS, Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine; Chief of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine; Co-Chair, Johns Hopkins India Institute
  • Christopher Celenza, PhD, DrPhil, James B. Knapp Dean, Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

Top Row, L-R

  • Kunal Parikh, Research Associate, Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering
  • David Peters, MD, DrPH, Edgar Berman Chair in International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Co-Chair, Johns Hopkins India Institute
  • Dr. Dhananjay Tiwary, Head, Science & Technology Wing, Office of the Ambassador of India
  • Sanjay Jain, MBBS, Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Center for Infection and Inflammation Imaging
  • Sunil Solomon, MBBS, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Medicine
  • Mark Anderson, MD, PhD, Director, Department of Medicine, University School of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology


Kelsey Bennett