Emily Myers is the Associate Director of Training and Policy at EPoD. She has a background in international development and health, with a focus on developing policy-research collaborations and capacity building programs that strengthen governments’ use of data and evidence. At the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Emily managed a health system research project in a multi-year engagement with the Government of Malaysia. While previously at EPoD from 2012-2015, she helped to design and launch the Harvard Building Capacity to Use Research Evidence (BCURE) Program. Prior to joining Harvard, she served as an advisor in the Office of Planning and Monitoring at the Mexican Social Security Institute, where she worked on analysis and evaluation of health care delivery reforms. She has also worked in Guatemala for WINGS, a reproductive health organization, and in New York for the Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria. She holds a Master’s in Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID) from the Harvard Kennedy School and a BA in international politics and economics from New York University.