Emily A. Bobrow, PhD, MPH has 20 years of technical and programmatic experience in international public health, with expertise in maternal and child health, infant and young child nutrition, (IYCF) and prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV. She is an accomplished researcher who has designed and implemented numerous public health programs and implementation research studies, and has provided evidence to support practical interventions. Dr. Bobrow has led technical working groups and trainings to increase research capacity of colleagues and partners.
Recently, she was a Senior Researcher at Mathematica in the Global Unit, and a Senior Technical Specialist for Evaluation and Learning for MEASURE Evaluation at the University of North Carolina. Prior to that, Dr. Bobrow worked as a Senior Research Officer at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), as a Fellow in the Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and as a School Health and Nutrition Specialist at Save the Children. Dr. Bobrow has also worked as a consultant providing technical assistance, research expertise, curriculum development, and leading trainings for organizations including FHI360, the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Bank, and The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria.
Dr. Bobrow received a BA from Swarthmore College, a MPH from Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health, and a PhD in Maternal and Child Health from UNC, Chapel Hill School of Public Health.