Dr. Joia Mukherjee is a physician, educator, and activist, trained in Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and public health. Since 2000, Dr. Mukherjee has served as the Chief Medical Officer of Partners In Health. She is an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School and on the faculty at the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda. Dr. Mukherjee teaches infectious disease, global health delivery, and human rights to health professionals and students.

She directs the Masters degree program in Global Health Delivery at Harvard Medical School. She is the author of Introduction to Global Health Delivery: Practice, Equity, Human Rights. Her scholarship focuses on the health delivery, Universal Health Coverage, and human rights. Joia is a mother and a singer.