Smt. Preeti Sudan takes over as Secretary, Department of Health Research
• Ms. Preeti Sudan is an IAS Officer of 1983 batch from Andhra Pradesh cadre, currently serving as Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. Prior to this posting, she was Secretary, Department of Food & Public Distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.
• She also served as Special Secretary, Ministry of Women & Child Development and as Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Defence. In her Cadre, she has a distinguished track record of serving in Finance & Planning, Disaster Management, Tourism and Agriculture. She is M.Phil in Economics & Post Graduate in Social Policy and Planning from London School of Economics. She has also served as Consultant in the World Bank at Washington.