Dr. Bhawana Singh is currently working as a scientist in the Department of Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, India, where she also obtained her Ph.D. working on immuno-genetic aspects of visceral leishmaniasis. She has a broad background in cellular and molecular immunology in parasitic disease with significant epidemiological and field experience working with human subjects. During her Ph.D., Dr. Singh received training at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia, and presented her work on several international platforms. Her research has been published in peer-reviewed international journals of repute. She obtained post-doctoral experience at Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA. There, she worked on host-directed immunotherapy for relieving immunosuppression in chronic diseases using immunomodulators.