Preetika Banerjee is a Research Associate on the Epidemiology team at IVAC. She works on coordinating and managing projects under the Johns Hopkins- Maternal and Child Health Center India Initiative. Her work focuses on identifying and addressing gaps in maternal and child health research priorities in India with a focus on the state of West Bengal. Preetika received her MSPH in Global Disease Epidemiology with certificates in Vaccine Science and Policy and Evaluation of International Health programs. She has previous experience working in India and carried out her undergraduate degree in Biotechnology Engineering in Bangalore, India.