Ishita holds a postgraduate degree in Zoology and has worked in the field of epidemiological research. She has 3 years of experience in public health and it intrigued her to pursue this field as a career. She completed PGDM in Hospital and Health Management and specialized in Health Management. She is interested in working on various public health issues in India that are caused by climate change. At Wadhwani AI, she wants to gain expertise in implementing large-scale public health programs. In her spare time, she likes to paint, read and travel.