Deborah Atobrah holds an MPhil and a PhD in African Studies from the Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana. Dr Atobrah is a fellow of Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health’s prestigious Takemi Program in Global Health. She is also a Catalyst Fellow at the Centre of African Studies at the University of Edinburgh. She is the treasurer of the African Studies Association of Africa and serves as Coordinator for the University of Ghana Required Courses. Her research interests are gender and health, sexual and reproductive health, and social policy.