Anna Hoover is a graduate research assistant with the CPC Learning Network. She is a 2nd year MPH student in the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health. She is pursuing a certificate in Public Health and Humanitarian Assistance. She has a BA from George Washington University, where she majored in International Affairs and concentrated in Global Public Health. Prior to attending Mailman, she worked as a research assistant at Boston Children’s Hospital, and gained an interest in child protection and humanitarian action while working in the emergency department of a small hospital in Dakar, Senegal. She has a strong interest in maternal and child health in complex emergencies, and most recently spent her summer practicum at UNICEF HQ in New York working on child rights advocacy with the various African missions to the United Nations. She is eager to further explore the field of child protection programming through her work with CPC.