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Yoonjoung Choi, DrPH

  • Associate Scientist

Departmental Affiliations

Center & Institute Affiliations

Contact Information

615 N. Wolfe Street
Room E4533
Baltimore, Maryland 21205

410-502-3004

Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health
Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020)

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Education

DrPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2004
MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1999
BS, Yonsei University, 1995

Overview

Deputy Director, Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020)Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health

Honors and Awards

Global Health Outstanding Paper of the Year 2015: Best Original Evidence Contribution, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Sep 2016

Above and Beyond. Non-direct Hire Award. Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Jun 2015

Superior Honor Group Award – Measuring progress by 2030 for FP Team, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2015

Global Health Outstanding Paper of the Year 2014: Best Young Professional Publication, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2015 [awarded for mentoring as a co-author]

Global Health Outstanding Paper of the Year 2014: Best Commentary and Synthesis Publication, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2015

Superior Group Award – The Demographic and Health Surveys-7 Management Team, United States Agency for International Development, Apr 2014

Global Health Outstanding Paper of the Year 2013: Best Young Professional Publication, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2014 [awarded for mentoring as a co-author]

Global Health Outstanding Paper of the Year 2012: Best Original Evidence Contribution, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, May 2013

Meritorious Honor Group Award - The Family Planning Momentum Team, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2013

Exemplary Award, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2013

Exemplary Award, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Mar 2011

Edward J. Dehne Award in Population Dynamics, Johns Hopkins University, May 2003

Teaching Assistant Recognition Award, Johns Hopkins University, May 2002

Ruth Freeman Memorial Fund, Johns Hopkins University, May 2002

Second Prize, Student Research Symposium, Annual Meeting of the Association of Teachers of Maternal and Child Health, Mar 2002

Lillian Hiss – Ethel Crosby Scholarship Award, Johns Hopkins University, May 2000, 2001

Johnson & Johnson Evaluation Fellow Scholarship, Johns Hopkins University, Nov 2000

World Health Organization Fellowship, Sep 1999

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

  • Choi Y. Estimates of Side Effects Counseling in Family Planning Using Three Data Sources: Implications for Monitoring and Survey Design. Studies in Family Planning, 2018 Mar. doi: 10.1111/sifp.12044. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bell SO, Zimmerman L, Choi Y, Hindin MJ. Legal but limited? Abortion service availability and readiness assessment in Nepal. Health Policy Plan. 2018 Jan 1;33(1):99-106.
  • Nolan L, Lucas R, Choi Y, Fabic M, Adetunji J. The contribution of demographic and health survey data to population and health policymaking: evidence from three developing countries. African Population Studies, 2017; 31(1): 3395-3407
  • Choi Y, Fabic M, Adetunji J. Measurement of Access to Family Planning Services in Demographic and Health Surveys: Lessons and Challenges. Studies in Family Planning, 2016 Jun; 47(2):145-61
  • Choi Y, Fabic M, Hounton S, Koroma D. Meeting demand for family planning within a generation: prospects and implications at the country-level. Global Health Action, 2015 Nov; 8:29734