Anu Manchikanti Gomez
Position: Assistant Professor and Director
Organization: University of California, Berkeley
Current Location: United States, North America
PhD from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Maternal and Child Health
Additional Degrees and Certifications:
• MSc, Health, Population and Society, London School of Economics and Political Science
• BA, Journalism and Mass Communications, New York University
Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
April 16, 2012
2nd Place Poster
North American Forum on Family Planning
November 7, 2016
Doris Buffett Scholarship for the Prevention of Violence Against Women
Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
April 15, 2007
“Dr. Gomez’s work transcends geographic and disciplinary boundaries. Her research, like the young couples study and the LARC removal study, combine rigorous research methods with social justice. Her board service extends this beyond the academy.
– Lisa Stern, VP of Medical Services at Planned Parenthood Northern California
Describe your contributions to and achievements in family planning.
What sparked your passion for family planning?
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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?
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