Natalie Exum, PhD

Senior Technical Advisor, WASH

Dr. Natalie Exum is the Senior Technical Advisor for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) for PMA2020's mobile health data collection platform. She oversees PMA2020 WASH surveys and data analysis in all program countries. Natalie also leads the PMA2020 Schistosomiasis module in Uganda, which is providing a national assessment of the disease incidence throughout the country along with the WASH conditions of households to understand how to most effectively interrupt the transmission cycle. She received her doctorate from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Environmental Health Sciences and has a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Stanford University. Prior to PMA2020, Natalie worked for the World Bank as a water specialist on technical and institutional problems in the water sector and has carried out a number of project investments and studies across Africa, South Asia, and Latin America.