Sadhana Srivastava holds a doctorate degree in biosciences and is a qualified patent agent. She was an intern at the Cornell University and Office of Technology Transfer, NIH, Washington to gain experiences on IPR and other policy issues. She is also closely working with the UK-based MIHR-Centre for the Management of IP in Health R&D. Dr Srivastava was part of the Government delegation in WHO Inter-Governmental Working Group on Intellectual Property & Public Health meeting held at Geneva; 63rd World Health Assembly of WHO led by Honorable Minister of Health & Family Welfare held at Geneva on May, 2010. She participated in Annual Meeting organized by Association of Technology managers AUTM held on March, 2010 at New Orleans, USA as only Indian representative and in Khorana Program Technology Transfer Course Award, Illinois USA, 2012. Dr. Srivastava was shortlisted for Human resource development scheme of Department of Health Research, for Short term fellowship at University of Wisconsin, USA and got advanced training on intellectual property rights, licensing of biomedical inventions, technology transfer and translational research in areas of modern biology for a period of twelve weeks starting from the end of March 2017 to the end of June 2017. Dr. Srivastava participated in one week program on Road from Global Entrepreneurship Summit Technology Led Women Entrepreneurs Delegation to the United States organized by FICCI, held on Feb 20 – 23, 2018 at Washington D.C., Pittsburgh/Boston & Silicon Vallev USA.
Dr Srivastava is a senior scientist with the Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi looking after the IPR Unit.