Sunisha is a PhD student at the Université de Montréal. She is currently working as a Program Management Officer with the International Development Research Centre's Think Tank Initiatives. She is a public health graduate with a BSc double major in Chemistry and International Development Studies. Her doctorate work is looking at access to maternal health care in rural Nepal, and her interests are health systems research, participatory research and health equity. She has worked in the public health arena in Nepal, Canada and South Africa.