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Michelle Hindin

Michelle Hindin

Program Director, Reproductive Health, Population Council

Michelle J. Hindin is director of the Population Council’s Reproductive Health Program. Prior to joining she was Professor, Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, where she continues to hold an adjunct appointment. She was also a scientist in WHO’s Reproductive Health and Research Department. She has published more than 125 peer-reviewed articles on topics ranging from contraceptive use to women’s empowerment. She earned her PhD in Sociology at Johns Hopkins University and an MHS in the Department of Population Dynamics at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. 

A woman self-injects DMPA-SC. Image credit: PATH/Will Boase