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Dr. Preethy Nayar

Dr. Preethy Nayar

Scientific Review Officer


Division of AIDS, Behavioral and Population Sciences DABP
Healthcare Delivery and Methodologies HDM
Study Section:
Nursing and Related Clinical Sciences NRCS

Dr. Preethy Nayar serves as the Scientific Review Officer for CSR’s Nursing and Related Clinical Sciences Study Section. After receiving her medical degree, she completed her residency in otorhinolaryngology at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research in Chandigarh, India. Dr. Nayar received her Ph.D. in health services organization and research from Virginia Commonwealth University. She then went to the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, where she was an associate professor conducting research in geographical and racial/ ethnic disparities in outcomes and access to health care for patients with chronic conditions. She also investigated patient and health care provider perspectives of the quality of health care services.