Dr Ramhith Ruton Prakash is a medical practitioner who studied medicine at Osmania University, Hyderabad India under an ICCR Scholarship. He subsequently did his postgraduate in Community Medicine and Public Health from Bordeaux University, France. He has been functioning as NCD Coordinator with the Ministry of Health, Mauritius and has a special interest in Diabetes and Physical Activity. He is the program manager for the National Action Plan on Physical Activity. He has participated in several conferences including the 7th Global Conference on Health Promotion held in Nairobi in 2009.