Erin Anastasi’s extensive career in maternal/newborn health and human rights spans projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, and the United States. She rose from Technical Specialist, Obstetric Fistula at UNFPA's Maternal Health Thematic Fund to her current role leading the global Campaign to End Fistula in 2014. Anastasi holds a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degree from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and a Master of Health Sciences degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health. In 2017, she received the Women’s Empowerment Award from the United Nations Federal Credit Union (UNFCU Foundation) in recognition of her leadership of the Campaign to End Fistula and her efforts to bring the voices of marginalized and vulnerable women to the table. Her other honors include a Fulbright Scholarship with the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh.
Biography current as of January 29, 2019