Naveen Thacker

Dr. Naveen Thacker, a well-known Child Specialist of Gandhidham, India, is the President Elect of Asia Pacific Pediatric Association (APPA) and the Coordinator of Development of the International Pediatric Association (IPA). He was the National President of Indian Academy of Pediatrics in 2007 ( and
received the Outstanding Asian Pediatrician Award 2012, at APPA Congress in Sarawak, Malaysia. 

Naveen is the Director of Deep Children Hospital & Research Centre and Head of Department of Paediatrics of Sahyadri Ramkrishna Speciality Hospital. He received his training in Advanced Vaccinology in Annecy, France and is involved in running Vaccinology courses through the Indian Academy of Pediatrics and Child Health Foundation.