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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. 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…