Vikas Choudhry is a medical doctor with a degree in public health from India. His research has been in the area of sexual and reproductive health and rights among young people. His PhD research concentrated on transactional sex, sexual coercion and sexual behaviours among young people in Uganda. He is involved with teaching sexual and reproductive health and rights course in master's program in public health along with global health for medical students at Lund University. He is also been involved as a trainer with National Training Program for youth friendly health services in India and ongoing International Training Program for sexual and reproductive health and rights in Asia and Africa.