Sathish Thirunavukkarasu

Emory University, USA

Sathish Thirunavukkarasu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, USA. Sathish completed his Medical Degree, a Diploma in Family Medicine, and a Master's Degree in Public Health in India. He also earned a PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Melbourne in Australia. Following his PhD, he pursued two years of post-doctoral training at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and an additional three years at McMaster University in Canada. He has over a decade of expertise in clinical science, epidemiology, statistics, health economics, implementation science, and health systems research. His primary research interests center around "Precision Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes" through lifestyle and pharmacological interventions. Sathish has published over 114 scientific articles, some of which have appeared in high-impact factor journals such as Nature Reviews Endocrinology, The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, The Lancet Global Health, Annual Review of Public Health, Diabetes Care, and PLoS Medicine, often as the lead author.