Ubaid Shafi Bhat is a Program Assistant with Global Health Strategies and works on research and communication activities for EEVI, and partially supports media mapping research for GHS project with Graça Machel Trust. Currently, he works on research on child health issues including immunisation and media scan for the project. He joined GHS as an intern in October 2015. With a Master’s degree in Mass Communication and Journalism, Ubaid was given an opportunity to report on a range of issues from health, crime, politics and business and economy during his short stint as a journalist. He started his career in 2013 as a reporter with a local newspaper in Kashmir and then worked with a national news channel in Delhi.