Amit Mistry, Ph.D.

Amit Mistry is a Senior Scientist in NIH’s Fogarty International Center where he advises on science policy issues and leads multi-disciplinary projects on critical global health challenges. Previously, Amit served as a program manager in USAID’s Global Development Lab and USAID’s Bureau for Food Security. Amit has also served as a Congressional Fellow for health, education, and science policy and worked as a high school science teacher with Teach for America. Amit earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering in 2000 and a doctorate in bioengineering in 2007, both from Rice University.