Name: Dr. Alaka Chandak
Qualification: B.A.M.S., PGDBA-HRM, PhD.
Areas of Expertise: Multi site healthcare operations at educational institutes. Health Insurance Programme management. Strategic planning & management. Financial planning & management.
Current Profile: Dr. Alaka Chandak is a healthcare professional with 27 years of experience & is committed to pursue excellence in innovative ways and creating model for accessible and affordable healthcare for student community. Trained as a medical graduate, post graduate diploma holder in business administration & specialization in Human resource management, she was awarded PhD under Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences in ‘Student Health Insurance Program’ by Symbiosis International University.
Dr. Alaka is on a mission of providing preventive, promotive & curative healthcare services for students & staff members of Symbiosis since 19 years and currently serving as Director of Symbiosis Centre of Health Care. She has played a significant role in designing, introducing & implementing a system for ‘Health Insurance Program’ for staff & students, use of IT in healthcare for effective use of Electronic Health Records (EHR), skill based training & development program for healthcare professionals of health Centre, & community outreach services like Blood Donation Drive , Medical aid to pilgrims of Pandharpur Wari. She has national and international research publications to her credit. She is member of National Integrated Medical Association (NIMA) & American College Health Association (ACHA).