Global Health Mentor Baumgartner, Joy Noel

Working with Tanzanian colleagues to integrate family planning and HIV care and treatment services.

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GGG_baumgartner_joyJoy Noel Baumgartner

Global Health Mentor

Global Health Mentors are alumni with substantial global health
experience who are willing to provide career advice, connections and
mentoring to current Gillings students interested in a global health career.

Joy Noel Baumgartner, PhD, MSSW, is a public health researcher with 12+ years of global experience in behavioral and health services research, and intervention development and evaluation. Read More

She currently serves as Associate Director of the Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI) Evidence Lab which conducts, and builds capacity to conduct, objective, high-quality and rigorous evaluations.


  • Tanzania
  • South Africa
  • Zambia

Areas of Interest

  • Mental health
  • Psychosocial assessment
  • Violence prevention
  • Adolescent health
  • HIV
  • Reproductive health
  • Services integration



  • Available as a resource about careers and topic area content. As an adjunct assistant professor in MCH, also available to serve as a master’s paper reader or a dissertation committee member.