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Özge Tunçalp

Özge Tunçalp

Özge Tunçalp, MD, PhD, is a physician and epidemiologist currently based in Geneva as a scientist in the Department of Reproductive Health and Research at the World Health Organization. In collaboration with country, regional and international partners, she uses quantitative and qualitative methodologies as well as innovative approaches to research quality of care for maternal and newborn health, including maternal morbidity and safe abortion in low- and middle-income countries.

She is a member of the GRADE-CERQual Project Group, which develops a methodology to assess confidence in the evidence from reviews of qualitative research and leads the work on WHO guidelines on antenatal care, upcoming in 2016.

Özge completed her PhD at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale School of Medicine.