Beverly Winikoff is president of Gynuity Health Projects. She is also a professor of clinical population and family health at the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University.
Previously, she was director for reproductive health and senior medical associate at the Population Council, developing and managing the Council’s Program on Critical Issues in Reproductive Health. Earlier, she was assistant director for health sciences at The Rockefeller Foundation. Her work has focused on issues of reproductive choice, contraception, abortion and maternal mortality.
Beverly graduated from Harvard University magna cum laude, earned her MD degree from New York University and her MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health. She has served on numerous boards of directors, has published extensively in the peer-reviewed literature, and has received awards for her work from the American Public Health Association, the Association for Reproductive Health Professionals and PSI.