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