Dr. Nisha Gupta is a Public Health Advisor with Smile Foundation. She has trained as a Physician (MD) and has over twenty years of experience in primary health care, reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health, family planning, adolescent health, HIV/AIDS and gender issues. Besides the technical knowledge base, she has expertise in strategy development, project management, proposal development, design and appraisal, evaluation, research, and documentation. She has worked with different national and international NGOs such as VHAI and FHI 360, as well as donors such as BMGF and the corporate sector. Her work has led to the facilitation and development of national policies and guidelines to support evidence-based practice and programs.