Dr. Alexander Thomas
Founder – Patron, Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI)
Dr. Thomas is the Founder-Member and President of the Association of National Board Accredited Institutions (ANBAI), Founder-President (2012-2017) and Patron of the Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (CAHO). He has played a significant part in incorporating healthcare communication among the NABH Accreditation Standards for Hospitals (4th Edition), and has led the expert group on medical education for the National Education Policy (2019) headed by Dr. Kasturirangan.
He initiated the creation of a national Think Tank on Health at the National Law School of India University (NLSIU). At the State level, Dr. Thomas played an important role in developing the State Public Health Policy as the Member-Secretary of its Task Force. He has led committees for NABH accreditation of government hospitals in Karnataka and was awarded the Emeritus Teacher Award by NBE for his distinguished achievements and contributions to the field of Medical Education (2014).