Anil & Shalini Cherian
Anil and Shalini Cherian are both medical doctors and graduates of the Christian Medical College in Vellore from the Batch of 1983 (year of joining). They were both in positions of leadership in EHA – Anil as the Director for Community Health & Development and Shalini as the Coordinator for Reproductive Health & Child Health Services.
In 2014, they responded to God’s call to begin a new mission project in South Sudan, Africa to establish a Medical and Nursing school supported by ICMDA. They currently live and work as independent missionaries in Bor Town on the White Nile River in South Sudan, where they run the Jonglei Health Sciences Institute that trains clinical officers and midwives.