TB/HIV Senior Project Officer
As a senior project officer in TAG’s TB/HIV Project, Mike conducts advocacy to support TB vaccine research and promote community engagement in TB research more broadly. He coordinates the Community Research Advisors Group, the community advisory board to the U.S. CDC’s Tuberculosis Trials Consortium and leads resource-tracking activities for TAG’s annual Report on Tuberculosis Research Funding Trends.
Before joining TAG, Mike worked at Asia Catalyst, where he supported grassroots activists across China conducting human rights documentation and advocacy on the right to health. In 2009, Mike was a Fulbright Fellow at Kunming Medical College, where he studied social and institutional barriers to needle exchange among drug users in Yunnan, China.
Mike holds a BA in international studies and Chinese from Kenyon College, and an MSc in global health and population from the Harvard School of Public Health.