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Amitha Kalaichandran

Pediatrics Resident Physician, Global Health Epidemiologist, Munk Global Journalism Fellow

Amitha Kalaichandran is a Pediatrics Resident physician with an interest in integrative pediatrics, focusing on nutrition and mind-body medicine and specifically innovative ways of improving children's well-being. She has an interest in global health issues and the intersection of the arts, medicine, social change, and health innovation, and is a Munk Global Journalism Fellow. She obtained her medical degree at the University of Toronto and her Masters in Global Disease Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Amitha recently completed her 200-hour registered yoga teacher training and has published her writing in Ars Medica and the Elephant Journal. Twitter: @dramithak