Jayasree K. Iyer

Executive Director, Access to Medicine Foundation
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Jayasree K. Iyer is the Executive Director of the Access to Medicine Foundation, where she leads the strategic direction and stakeholder direction. Additionally, she directs the research programs of the Antimicrobial Resistance Benchmark, the Access to Medicine Index, the Access to Vaccines Index and specific studies into priority health topics. Iyer is a frequent public speaker on access-to-medicine matters on platforms hosted by international, governmental and non-governmental organizations, including the UN and WHO to stimulate positive change within the pharmaceutical industry. She also engages key pharmaceutical industry investors to support their engagement activities with pharma companies. Iyer refers to the Access to Medicine Index as a “book of solutions” for pharmaceutical companies working to improve their access to footprints.