• Affiliate Associate Professor, Global Health
  • Deputy Director, Multilateral Relations, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Nicole Bates

Seattle, WA
United States

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Dr. Nicole Bates is an impact-driven strategist with nearly 20 years of experience building cross-sectoral partnerships and leveraging political networks to generate support, policies and financing for [domestic and global] health and development priorities. Dr. Bates has experience in philanthropic, national government (legislative and executive branches), multilateral/international organizations and non-profit sectors. Dr. Bates earned a doctorate in public health (policy, leadership) and Master's in Public Health (behavior & education) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She graduated with high honors from the University of Virginia. She is a frequently invited guest speaker and advisor, serves on local, national and international boards and was recognized at one of 40 Under 40 by Puget Sound Business Journal.

  • DrPH (University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill))
  • MPH (University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill))
  • BA (University of Virginia)
Country Affiliations 
  • Spanish
Health Topics 
  • Child Mortality
  • Health Disparities
  • Health Policy
  • Health Policy and Advocacy
  • Immunizations
  • Infectious Diseases (other than STDs)
  • Maternal Child Health (incl. Reproductive Health)
  • Sociology
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