Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health honours Dr Cyrus S Poonawalla
Dr Poonawalla has been felicitated with Dean’s medal for his life-long contribution with this honour, reserved for luminaries demonstrating exceptional leadership in safeguarding, improving public health
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health awarded the Dean’s Medal to Dr Cyrus S Poonawalla, Chairman, Serum Institute of India (SII), for his outstanding work in developing and delivering affordable vaccines and contributing to the Indian biosciences industry for decades now. The honour was presented during the Convocation ceremony held on 21st May, 2022, according to a statement from SII.
Founding SII in Pune in 1966, Dr Poonawalla’s foresight has helped the institute achieve global leadership in terms of production with four b