Janine Barden-O'Fallon, PhD
Dr. Janine Barden-O'Fallon has worked in the field of monitoring, evaluation and research in international health and development for more than a decade. She specializes in family planning and reproductive health, collecting primary quantitative and qualitative data, developing M&E tools and methodologies and providing technical assistance to in-country government agencies and organizations on the collection, analysis and use of information for program planning and decision-making. She served as Director of MEASURE Evaluation PRH, a five-year USAID-funded project, from 2009-2014.
Honors and AwardsAndrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Residency Award
2003Paul A. Humphrey Award for Research on Population
MHCH 723 - Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation of MCH Programs
Counseling on hormonal contraception and HIV risk: Evaluation of a pilot intervention in Tanzania. (Lead Author) 2019. Chapel Hill, NC: MEASURE Evaluation.
MEASURE Evaluation Phase IV
Agency: United States Agency for International Development
Role: Senior Technical Advisor
Measurement, Learning and Evaluation for the Urban Reproductive Health Initiative
Agency: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Role: Research Associate
Grant Reviewer for Stars in Global Health, Grand Challenges Canada, Canadian Institutes of Health Research
International Steering Committee Member, International Conference on Family Planning
Barden-O’Fallon J, Close MA, Mejia C. Quality of family planning services in HIV integrated and non-integrated health facilities in Malawi and Tanzania. Poster presented at International Conference on Family Planning, 2018, Kigali, Rwanda.
Traore A, Barden-O’Fallon J, Soumahoro M, Garango M, Tounkara M, Sangare M, Kossi E, Watson-Grant S, Diakite S, Djenepo F. Use of evaluation results to improve implementation of Mali’s national family planning campaign. Poster presented at International Conference on Family Planning, 2018, Kigali, Rwanda.
Ebola-related complications for maternal, newborn and child health service delivery and utilization in Guinea.” Pregnant in the time of Ebola: Women and their children in the 2013-2015 West African Epidemic. Barden-O’Fallon J, Brodish P, Barry MA (2019). Springer Publications.
Quality of family planning services in HIV integrated and non-integrated health facilities in Malawi and Tanzania. Close M, Barden-O’Fallon J, Mejia C (2019). Reproductive Health, 16(1), 58.
Women's contraceptive discontinuation and switching behavior in urban Senegal, 2010-2015. J Barden-O'Fallon, I Speizer, L Calhoun, M Corroon (2018). BMC women's health, 18(1), 35.
PhD, Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004
MA, Latin American Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 1995
BA, Spanish / Hispanic Studies, St. Olaf College, 1993