Technical Director, Global Health and Social Development, United Kingdom Division Andrew Tuttle
Andrew Tuttle is a public health professional with more than 10 years of experience. He has held strategic and leadership roles in program design and development, policy and advocacy, external relations, monitoring and evaluation, and donor resource mobilization in the global health sector. Mr. Tuttle has targeted experience in family planning, safe abortion, infectious disease epidemiology, and social and behavior change communications. Prior to joining Chemonics, he worked for Marie Stopes International, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and as a consultant with Global Health Strategies, serving clients at the World Health Organization, the World Bank, and the World Organization for Animal Health. Mr. Tuttle is also a focal point in Chemonics’ U.K. Division on issues of social development including programming related to disability inclusion, mental health and psychosocial support, LGBTI inclusion, and gender equality. Mr. Tuttle holds an M.P.H. in infectious disease epidemiology from Johns Hopkins University and a dual B.A. in international affairs and German language and literature from George Washington University.
by Andrew Tuttle
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 15 to 20 percent of people globally have a disability and 80 percent of them live in a developing country. This means that more than 900 million people with disabilities live in a low- or middle-income setting. These individuals face a variety of barriers, including restrictive and stigmatizing…