Maeve McKean, JD, MSFS, is the Senior Research Policy Advisor for the USAID Translating Research to Action (TRAction) Project through the CUNY School of Public Health. Previously she served as the Senior Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Global Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services where she was the office’s lead on human rights policy issues, including women and children’s health and LGBT health, as well as the agency lead on the Health Data Collaborative. She also served as the Senior Advisor for Human Rights at the State Department’s Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator serving as the primary lead for prioritizing human rights within the US Government’s PEPFAR program. Maeve graduated from Georgetown University where she received a joint degree from Georgetown Law as well as a Master’s Degree from the Walsh School of Foreign Service. After law school she spent a year as a legal fellow through Georgetown’s Women’s Law and Public Policy Fellowship Program working to secure reproductive rights for HIV-positive women. Before returning to graduate school, Maeve worked for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein both in her regional office in San Diego as well as on Capitol Hill. She served in the Peace Corps in Mozambique.
2:00 PM–3:00 PM Oct 22, 2018 (US - Eastern)