Position: Program Director, Poverty, Gender, and Youth
Organization: Population Council
Current Location: New York City
Ph.D. from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Additional Degrees and Certifications:
• MHS, Global Disease Epidemiology and Control, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
• Certificate in Vaccine Science & Policy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
• Certificate in Health & Human Rights, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar
May 1, 2008
Best in Class Research
International Conference on Family Planning 2013
November 15, 2013
“Thoai is finding more effective, efficient & affordable ways to ensure the sexual and reproductive health of men, women & young people around the world. The new Girl Center, which he directs, helps shape programs & policies to improve girls’ lives.
– Ann Blanc, Vice President, Social and Behavioral Science Research at Population Council
Describe your contributions to and achievements in family planning.
What sparked your passion for family planning?
Give one or two examples of how you display leadership in your family planning work.:
If you are named a winner of 120 under 40, how will you use this new platform and the $1000 grant to advance your work?
Photos of the nominee in the field/at work