Unjali Gujral, MPH, PhD

Assistant Professor, Hubert Department of Global Health | Emory Global Diabetes Research Center


Unjali Gujral, MPH, PhD, is an assistant professor with the Emory Global Diabetes Research Center. Unjali received her BA in Economics from the University of California, Irvine in 2003, her MPH concentrating in Chronic Disease Epidemiology from the Yale School of Public Health in 2010, and her PhD in Nutrition and Health Sciences from Emory University in 2015.  In 2012, Unjali received a Fulbright Nehru Scholarship allowing her to spend 9 months in Chennai, India working closely with collaborators at the Madras Diabetes Research Foundation. Dr. Gujral’s research area of interest lies primarily in type 2 diabetes etiology, pathophysiology, and risk reduction in South Asian populations both in India and the United States.