Hear from Emily Bigelow’14, Senior Associate at Global Health Strategies. Kathleen Sherwin, Global Talent Advisor, will facilitate this lunchtime conversation with Emily.
Emily helps manage strategic advocacy campaigns for universal health coverage and girls’ and women’s health and rights. She has led creative projects ranging from a documentary photo series on health inequity to a pop-up broadcast news station that reached virtual audiences in 146 countries. Previously, Emily investigated human stories and systemic shifts behind rising economic inequality and unemployment in the U.S. She implemented prevention programs for malaria and malnutrition in East Africa and advocated for Boston-area individuals seeking employment, housing, and health services. While at Harvard, Emily studied abroad and gained fieldwork experience in a Kenyan NGO. She briefly worked in Uganda for the Initiative to End Child Malnutrition. Emily graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College with a B.A. in Social Studies and minor in Global Health and Health Policy. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.