Diksha is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. Most recently, she worked as a Research Consultant with the India Research Center at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health on a project that promotes data-based decisions in food, nutrition and health systems to encourage dietary diversity and control of non-communicable diseases. Prior to Brown, she worked in research and data consulting, and undertook extensive fieldwork across India. She is passionate about using data to shape the future of global public health and working with emerging technologies that have potentially transformative applications for furthering health equity. Diksha received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi.