Can the choice of life of a man change the fate of thousands of people? Yes, it can. It has been done by Dr. Samir Chaudhuri, Founder – Director, CINI. He was born and brought up in Burma, and then migrated to India. He studied pediatrics from AIIMS, New Delhi. He decided to put himself on the side of the poor to combat child malnutrition and improve the living conditions of the most vulnerable people in his country: women and children.The book aptly titled: ‘Samir’s Choice- 40 years of CINI through the life of its founder’ has been authored by Italian journalist and writer Valeria Benatti.