( Chief Editor )

A health journalist for 17+ years, Jisha is passionate about telling healthcare stories that are powered by data, insight and humanity. At First Check, she collaborates with doctors, health researchers, data scientists, fact checkers and journalists from across the globe to fight the epidemic of health misinformation and disinformation.
Jisha is driven by the relentless desire to tell – and learn from – meaningful stories that have the power to transform lives. She is based in Bengaluru and holds a bachelor’s degree in law, master’s degree in English Literature and post-graduate diploma in Journalism. She is also a member of Google News Initiative India Training Network for fact-checking.