Area of Expertise
Global health policy, with an emphasis on low-income countries, Ebola
Jeremy Shiffman conducts research in the field of global health policy. He has particular interests in maternal mortality, infectious disease control, HIV/AIDS, family planning, reproductive health, newborn survival, donor funding for health, and health systems strengthening. He has conducted research in countries across Asia, Africa, and Latin America, including Bangladesh, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Malawi, and Nigeria. He has been the recipient of numerous external grants, including a 3-year $1.1 million grant approved in 2010 from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. He has also received grants from the Rockefeller and MacArthur foundations.