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sonal katyal

Current Institution/Organizational Affiliation

GD Goenka World Institute-Lancaster University

Current Occupation



Health, Pre-natal Care

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Dr. Sonal Katyal is an Assistant Professor in Economics area and Learning and Development coordinator at GD Goenka World Institute-Lancaster University. She is a PhD in Economics with more than 7 years teaching and research experience with reputed institutions. She has presented paper at international conferences and has research publications in refereed journals and has also written a book in the area of women development in India However, her current area of research is maternal health care in India.
Ms Sonal has earned certifications in the area of healthcare from Harvard School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health through MOOC.
Ms Sonal has a holistic approach to life and is interested in languages and community activities. She completed a one year certification in French. She has supported and actively led various campaigns for NGOs and has contributed substantially to development sector. She is an Art of Living Foundation volunteer and engages in yoga, meditation, spiritual healing, de-stressing techniques, and work-life balance programs.