Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Fellow Since 2000
SIDUR ( Society for Integrated Development in Urban & Rural
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
This profile was prepared when K.A.V.R Krishnamachari was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2000.
A self-taught "medical detective," Dr. Krishnamachari is leading India's fight against the disease fluorosis by training organizations to address medical, environmental, and communal aspects of clean drinking water.
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