Our Team

IIHMR Bangalore

Dr. Uma Nambiar

Dr. Uma Nambiar

Executive Director, Gimcare Hospital, Consultant-Bagchi Parthasarthy Hospital & IISc Medical School Chairperson DHIndia Association.


Dr. Uma Nambiar is an International Healthcare consultant with considerable understanding of the Indian, African and Sri Lankan Healthcare systems. A trained neurosurgeon and a well experienced hospital administrator, she specialises in strategic planning and implementation, review & design of healthcare policies, plan/ design and commissioning of new hospitals, process standardisation & quality in healthcare system as well as use of information technology in Healthcare.

A passionate believer in Digital Health systems being an enabler of accessible, ethical and affordable Healthcare; she is actively engaged in projects related to Digital Transformation at all levels in the Healthcare ecosystem including capacity building and implementation.

A winner of numerous awards, actively involved in promotion of Digital Health, having chartered an unconventional path for herself in the healthcare domain, she is also an avid traveller, painter and a keen photographer.

She has also mentored many students who are successful leaders in Healthcare Industry today.