Manan Shah

Adjunct Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 



  • Politics and Public Health
  • Mental Health Advocacy
  • Social and Economic Determinants of Health Global Health Issues
  • Introduction to Health Systems and Policies
  • Public Health Management and Policy


  • BA, American University
  • MPAP, Rutgers University
  • MBA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Academic Profile

Manan Shah is Vice President, Head of Global Health Equity & Policy Partnerships at Bristol Myers Squibb. He has over 15 years of US and international health policy, equity, advocacy, public affairs, and communications experience in the pharmaceutical sector. Prior to BMS, Manan worked at LEO Pharma, Biogen, and Novo Nordisk.

Manan also serves as an editor of the Public Health-Open Journal (PHOJ), a global open-access journal discussing issues related to health systems, focused on both global and individual levels.

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