Mr. Sandeep Prasad
Sandeep Prasad is an Ottawa-based lawyer and activist who currently serves as Executive Director of Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights, an organization committed to advancing and upholding sexual and reproductive health and rights in Canada and globally. Before co-leading the amalgamation which created this organization, he served as Executive Director of Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD) for 4 years. From 2006-2011, he held the position of Director of International Human Rights Advocacy with ACPD, where he was principally responsible for advocacy activities within the UN human rights system. In this role, Sandeep established himself as a leader in efforts to advance sexual and reproductive rights within the work of key UN bodies and mechanisms. From 2012-2016, Sandeep served as a Member of the High-Level Task Force for ICPD which worked to galvanize political support for sexual and reproductive health and rights and to ensure that post-2015 development frameworks and efforts prioritize these issues.
I have/had an affiliation (financial or otherwise) with a pharmaceutical, medical device or communications organization:
- I have received a grant(s) or an honorarium from a commercial organization: Bayer Canada
I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).