Since 2000, Joia Mukherjee, MD, has served as the Chief Medical Officer of Partners In Health, an international medical non-profit with clinical programs in Haiti, Rwanda, Burundi, Malawi, Lesotho, Peru, Mexico, Russia, Kazakhstan and inner-city Boston. She trained in infectious disease, internal medicine, and pediatrics at the Massachusetts General Hospital and has an MPH from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Mukherjee has been involved in health care access and human rights issues since 1989, and she consults for the World Health Organization on the treatment of HIV and MDR-TB in developing countries. Her scholarly work focuses on the human rights aspect of HIV treatment and on the implementation of complex health interventions in resource-poor settings.