For over three decades, Neena Jain MD MSTPH DTM&H has thrived in international Humanitarian Assistance and Global Health as Program Manager, Country Medical Director, Health Sector Lead, and Technical Advisor with international organizations throughout Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean, including Doctors Without Borders, International Medical Corps, Australian Aid International, Save the Children, and World Health Organization.
Building on this experience, she is currently the Founding Director of emBOLDen Alliances, a global nonprofit organization dedicated to emBOLDening locally-led solutions with vulnerable communities.
She has served as Director for the Program in Humanitarian Assistance at University of Denver Korbel School of International Studies and still teaches in the Global Health Affairs Program. She is also joining the faculty of the Regis Master of Development Practice.
Dr. Jain completed her BA in Human Biology at Stanford University, MS in Tropical Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health, MD at SUNY Brooklyn Health Sciences Center, and Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. After becoming board-certified in Emergency Medicine in 2001, Dr. Jain was an Attending Physician at Swedish and Denver Health Medical Centers. Additionally, she created and led innovative courses at the University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center as well as completed epidemiological studies and public heath projects with the Epidemic Intelligence Service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.