Christina Synowiec joined the Results for Development Institute in June 2010. She currently focuses on health systems development and the promotion of universal health coverage, in addition to the Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI).
Prior to joining R4D, Ms. Synowiec was a Senior Research Analyst at the Advisory Board Company, where she designed and executed best practice research studies analyzing key economic and political trends affecting U.S. hospitals. She has field experience in Latin America, conducting research on internal displacement in Nicaragua and Colombia and leading international delegations to Mexico and Venezuela. As a Fulbright Grantee, she also lived in South Korea teaching English at a high school in the Jeollanam-do province. Ms. Synowiec holds a Bachelors of Philosophy in Interdisciplinary Studies (Magna Cum Laude) specializing in international human rights from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.