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Therese McGinn

Associate Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health

Director, Reproductive Health Access, Information and Services in Emergencies (RAISE) Initiative

Biography

Therese McGinn, Associate Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, is principal investigator and director of the Reproductive Health Access, Information and Services in Emergencies (RAISE) Initiative. Previously at the Mailman School, she served as deputy director of the Averting Maternal Death and Disability Program (AMDD) and as principal investigator of the Monitoring and Evaluation Program of the Reproductive Health Response in Conflict Consortium. During her more than 20 years of public health work in resource-poor settings globally, Dr. McGinn has focused on using sound data collection and analysis to improve the scope and quality of reproductive health services, in order for men and women to make important choices about their sexual and reproductive lives. She has worked most extensively in Africa, and also in Latin America and Asia. In addition to her applied research activities globally and teaching responsibilities, Dr. McGinn participates in professional conferences and contributes to professional literature.

 

Professor McGinn's Departmental Biography Page

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Mailman School of Public Health
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