Her Excellency Lyonpo Dechen Wangmo


Her Excellency Dechen Wangmo is the current Health Minister who formally took charge of the Ministry of Health on 7th November 2018. Her Excellency has more than ten years of experience working across the cross-section of organizations and individual in the field of public health and social development. Professional experience includes public health research development and implementation; National Policy review and formulation; and development of strategic plan for government and Civil Society Organizations. Primary focus over the years has been in developing and strengthening health system and governance. Having worked across countries in the region, Her Excellency, is a passionate public health advocate and social worker at heart. Her Excellency has a master in public health (MPH) from Yale University, New Haven, USA and a bachelor in Cardio pulmonary Science (magna cum laude) from Northeastern University, Boston, USA.  

Name :              Ms. Pinkey Lhamo

Designation:      PS to Minister

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email: plhamo(at)health.gov.bt

Name :             Mrs. Tenzin Tshomo

Designation:     PA to Minister

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email: ttshom0(at)health.gov.bt

Name :            Mrs. Yeshey

Designation:    Messenger to Minister

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