Global health equity will only be achieved when all individuals can safely and freely access respectful, affordable, and high-quality health services regardless of who they are or where they live.
Andrea Rowan is from Massachusetts. Before Global Health Corps, Andrea worked in the public policy division of the Guttmacher Institute. In this role, she provided policy analysis on a range of sexual and reproductive health issues, including publicly funded family planning programs. Andrea also contributed and served as assistant editor for the Institute’s public policy journal. Andrea graduated from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health with a Master of Health Science in epidemiology and a certificate in demographic methods. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago, where she majored in international studies. She has volunteered with a number of organizations dedicated to promoting sexual and reproductive health and harm reduction.