Meera Damji

Lead, Communications & Media Research, Centre for Mental Health Law & Policy, ILS

Meera is a communications professional with 18 years of experience in audio and visual media. She has an Honours Degree in Mathematics from Miranda House, Delhi University, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising, Marketing & Communications from Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC, Mumbai).

She has also worked as a Sr. Brand Services Manager at MullenLowe Lintas, Mumbai. Prior to joining the Centre, Meera was a Radio Presenter and Producer with Radio Mirchi, Mumbai (The Times Group) and Ishq FM (India Today Group).

She now leads Communications & Media Research at the Centre and works across projects to design and implement effective strategies for communication, advocacy, and outreach.

In her free time, you will find her huddled in with her 4 dogs and a book.

Professional interests: Mental health communication, new media and health communication.