Sioban Harlow

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Professor of Global Public Health


Siobán D. Harlow, PhD, is Professor of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the School of Medicine and Director of the Center for Midlife Science. From 2000-2005, she was Associate Director of the University of Michigan International Institute and from 2005-2009 was Director of the University of Michigan Global Health Research and Training Initiative. From 2003-2005 and 2008-2012, she chaired the U-M President’s Advisory Committee on Labor Standards and Human Rights. She has served on the Scientific and Technical Advisory Group, Division of Reproductive Health Research, World Health Organization (2003-2009). Dr. Harlow’s research focuses on reproductive, perinatal, and occupational epidemiology exploring the impact of global trade and export production on women’s and children’s health as well as on the health impacts of gender based violence. Her international work emphasizes development of reproductive health research capacity, with a long history of capacity building in Mexico, and most recently in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.



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