Michele Lanham, MPH

Technical Advisor, Research Utilization, FHI 360

Michele Lanham is a global health specialist with 16 years’ experience in mixed methods research, research utilization, gender integration, and HIV prevention. She is currently a Technical Advisor in Research Utilization at FHI 360, where she is responsible for providing technical leadership in gender integration, qualitative research, and research utilization. She has demonstrated technical expertise in gender, gender-based violence, male engagement in women’s health, health communications, and new HIV prevention technologies, including pre-exposure prophylaxis and voluntary medical male circumcision. Ms. Lanham’s skills include gender analysis, project leadership, proposal writing, study development and implementation, staff training and management, technical assistance, capacity building, qualitative data analysis and reporting, research utilization, and stakeholder engagement. Her country experience includes work in Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Ghana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, El Salvador, and Haiti. Ms. Lanham holds a Master of Public Health from the Gillings School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.