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From the House of Konark Publishers, India
In Association with
TheUNN News, USA

By the Trio of Best selling and Award winning Authors

Dr. Joseph M. Chalil, MD, MBA, FACHE, is a visionary leader in the healthcare industry, currently steering Novo Integrated Sciences, Inc., as Chief Medical Officer. His illustrious career spans various facets of healthcare, innovation, and policy-making, underscored by his role as a Chief Strategic Advisor for the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) and President of both NovoAmerica Health Group and Clinical Consultants International, LLC. Dr. Chalil’s academic credentials are equally impressive, with a rich foundation in medicine from JJM Medical College, enhanced by an MBA in Healthcare Administration from Davenport University, and further specialization with a Global Health Delivery Certification from Harvard University. Currently, he is advancing his expertise in medical law and ethics as an LLM candidate at the University of Edinburgh Law School.

Dr. Chalil is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is recognized for his leadership in healthcare administration. His contributions to healthcare and policy are internationally recognized, with numerous awards highlighting his leadership and innovative thinking.

He serves as an adjunct professor and chairman at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Business, an NSU MD executive leadership council member, and a respected voice in the media, discussing U.S.-India relations and healthcare policy.

Ambassador Pradeep Kapur is an acknowledged “luminary diplomat,” with a distinguished career working with leaders and policymakers in different continents of the world: Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, and South America. He was the author and editor of many books. Kapur was Ambassador of India to Chile and Cambodia and Secretary at the Indian Ministry of External Affairs before joining as an academic in reputed universities in the USA and India. A graduate of the globally acclaimed Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D), he is Executive Director of Smart Village Development Fund (SVDF); International Economic Strategic Advisor, Intellect Design Arena; and Chairman, Advisory Council, His healthcare contributions include setting up of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Eastern Nepal, which is acclaimed as an exemplary bilateral India Nepal initiative.

As a former Ambassador and Secretary at the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, Pradeep has a distinguished career working closely with leaders and policy makers in different continents of the world: Asia, Africa, Europe, North America and South America. He brings with him years of intense on-the-ground experience in countries as diverse as Tanzania, Nepal, Cambodia, France, Spain, UK, USA and Chile.

His advocacy for accessible healthcare is evident through his seminal work in collaboration with Dr. Chalil, “Beyond the Covid-19 Pandemic: Envisioning a Better World by Transforming the Future of Healthcare,” which became an Amazon best seller in USA.

Professor M.D. Nalapat is the UNESCO Peace Chair at Manipal University, and Director of the Department of Geopolitics & International Relations.

Currently, he is the Editorial Director of Itv network (India) & The Sunday Guardian. He is also the Vice-Chair of Manipal Advanced Research Group and Director of the Department of Geopolitics & International Relations at Manipal University . He has been the Coordinating Editor of the Times of India and editor of the Mathrubhumi.

Apart from his work, he has played a key role in the literacy movement in Kerala, as the first honorary coordinator of the Kerala Association for Non-formal Education and Development. Being the honorary secretary of the Kerala Children’s Film Society and Kerala Forestry Board, he has actively contributed to the betterment of the society.

He has excelled as the Advisory Board member and Associate member in various institutions. He is also the member of the Resource Board, Centre for International Relations, Washington D.C.

He has also contributed to leading publications across the world and has written six books extensively on security, policy and international affairs. He is a Gold Medallist in Economics from the University of Mumbai.

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This book is dedicated to the valiant hearts and resilient spirits of all those we have lost to the global pandemic. It is a homage to the selfless service of healthcare professionals—doctors, nurses, and all frontline workers—who have faced insurmountable challenges with courage and compassion. Their unwavering commitment has lit the path to recovery and hope. May their legacy inspire a robust, accessible, and equitable healthcare system for every citizen of the world.

Hardeep Singh Puri

I enjoyed the chapters on India’s international engagement during the pandemic, the changing dynamics in geoeconomics, and the impact on global supply chains.

India Beyond the Pandemic can be a useful guide for those who seek to understand how the pandemic has transformed our world and the road ahead for India and the global community. At the same time, it is an incipient contribution to the body of literature that is documenting India’s ascendancy in the global hierarchy. I commend Dr Chalil, Ambassador Kapur, and Professor Nalapat for their work in compiling this book.

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri

Honorable Union Minister for Housing & Urban Affairs,
Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas

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Amitabh Kant

Shri Amitabh Kant, IAS

India’s G20 Sherpa,
Former CEO, NITI Aayog

This book, authored by Dr Joseph M. Chalil, Ambassador Pradeep Kapur, and Professor M.D. Nalapat, is a testament to the journey India undertook during those tumultuous times.

As we look towards the future, this book serves as a crucial resource for policymakers, healthcare professionals, academics, and citizens alike. It offers a blueprint for building a more resilient healthcare system, one that is capable of withstanding the challenges of tomorrow while ensuring the well-being and dignity of every individual. It calls for a renewed commitment to global cooperation, recognizing that the health of our planet and its people is inextricably linked, transcending borders and boundaries.

Achintya Moulick

Achintya Moulick, MD, MBA, MCh

President & Chief Executive Officer, CarePoint Health Systems, Inc.

“India Beyond the Pandemic” is an essential addition to the canon of healthcare literature, offering a thoughtful analysis and actionable intelligence for navigating post-pandemic realities. It is a testament to the resolve and ingenuity that defines our industry, and it is an invaluable guide for those committed to the noble cause of global health.

Yelena Yesha Ph D

Yelena Yesha, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer Science,
Professor of Radiology,
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Endowed Chair of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence,
Director, Institute for Data Science and Computing AI and Machine Learning Program,
Institute for Data Science and Computing Innovation Officer

“India Beyond the Pandemic: A Sustainable Path Towards Global Quality Healthcare” is a tour de force in the global health crisis management literature.

This book is a must-read for anyone involved in healthcare technology, policymaking, or simply interested in the complex interplay of global health dynamics. It is a significant contribution to our understanding of how resilient healthcare systems can be architected in the face of adversity and how India’s example can light the way.

Zachariah P Zachariah M D

Zachariah P. Zachariah M.D

Medical Director, UHealth Cardiology Fort Lauderdale,
Clinical Faculty, Department Of Cardiology,
Member, Board of Trustee, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL,
Member, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the critical nexus of healthcare, governance, and technology on a global scale.

“India Beyond the Pandemic” serves not only as a reflection on recent history but also as a forward thinking guide that underscores the importance of resilience, adaptability, and foresight in healthcare policy. It is an essential read for those committed to understanding and shaping the future of global health.

Dr Stephen Shaya

Dr. Stephen Shaya

Executive Servant Leader, J&B Medical,
Managing Director, Akkad Holdings

In a world grappling with the aftermath of a healthcare crisis, “India Beyond the Pandemic: A Sustainable Path Towards Global Quality Healthcare” emerges as a seminal text.

“India Beyond the Pandemic” is not just a recount of the crisis but an inspiring narrative encouraging a reimagined approach to healthcare, emphasizing resilience, foresight, and the collective effort to forge a path to quality healthcare for all. It is a testament to the indomitable human spirit and the relentless pursuit of innovation in adversity.

Dr Satheesh Kathula MD FACP DipABLM

Dr. Satheesh Kathula, MD, FACP, DipABLM

President-Elect, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin,
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Wright State University,
Global Healthcare Leaders Program (Harvard University)

In “India Beyond the Pandemic: A Sustainable Path Towards Global Quality Healthcare,” the authors, Dr. Joseph M Chalil, Ambassador Pradeep Kapur, and Prof. MD Nalapat, present an illuminating analysis of the healthcare challenges and innovations that have emerged from the COVID-19 crisis, with a distinct emphasis on India’s strategic response. This book is a timely and vital contribution to the discourse on healthcare in the context of a global pandemic.

I commend this work for its clarity, depth, and foresight. It is a must-read for healthcare professionals, policymakers, and anyone interested in understanding the intricate tapestry of global health and how nations can navigate through and beyond times of crisis.