Gopal Dabade is a medical postgraduate from India. He taught at SDM Medical College for medical students from 2004 to 2016. Before thathe also worked with BUKO Pharma Kampagne in Germany as a full time Health Activist (1999-2003). He is the founder member of Jagruti ( and Drug Action Forum – Karnataka ( and Convener of All India Drug Action Network (AIDAN- . Gopal joined the board in 2020.