Juliana A. Bol, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health at CUMC
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Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health at CUMC

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BA, 2005 Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MPH, 2007 Forced Migration and Health - Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
  • PhD, 2019 Health Systems - Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Committees, Societies, Councils

Committee on Forced Migration


  • Health system strengthening approaches in conflict-affected and fragile settings.
  • Econometrics methods for estimating program impact.
  • Using data to strengthen program monitoring and research.
  • Operationalizing localization of aid focusing on maternal and child health programs

Research Interests

  • Biostatistical Methods
  • Global Health
  • Healthcare Policy
  • Maternal and Reproductive Health

Global Health Activities

  • Health System Strengthening in South Sudan: An evaluation of the Health Pooled Fund. 
  • Tigray: Voices of Change - A research-action project using visual and narrative storytelling to enhance the well- being of children affected by armed conflict in Ethiopia. 
  • Ubumwe: Arts for Education and Public Health with Refugee Children and Youth (Columbia World Projects).
  • From Research to Action: Localizing the humanitarian response to provision of reproductive health and family planning services in Northern Uganda
  • Global Health Justice and Governance Program: Learning partnership to support Global Fund for Women Localization Activity