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Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences
1440 Canal Street, Suite 2200-22, Mail Code: 8319
New Orleans, LA 70112
Membership Number :20355
Professor, Tulane University
Field of study: Demography
Specialization: Children and Youth, Gender Roles-Differentials, Reproductive Health (Family Planning)
Regional focus: Sub-Saharan Africa
Doctorate (Ph.D, MD), Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 1990
- - English
Anastasia J. Gage is a Professor in the Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University. She holds a Ph.D. in demography. Her research focuses on child marriage, gender-based violence, maternal and reproductive health, and adolescent health. She teaches Monitoring and Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Programs, Monitoring and Evaluation of Maternal and Child Health Programs in Developing Countries, and Adolescent Health Policies and Programs. Dr. Gage has extensive experience on the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of population and health programs in Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Ethiopia, Haiti, Jamaica, Niger, Uganda and Zambia and on institutional capacity building for the offer of M&E courses at selected universities in sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Gage has served as Tulane Principal Investigator for sub-agreements on a number of USAID-funded projects including MEASURE Evaluation, APHIA II Evaluation (Kenya), the Population and Reproductive Health (PRH) Associate Award, and the Kenya Associate Award.
Ekstrom, Jocalyn Clark, Peter Byass, Alan Lopez, Don De Savigny, Cheryl A. Moyer, Harry Campbell, Anastasia J. Gage, Philippe Bocquier, Carla AbouZahr, and Osman Sankoh. 2016. “INDEPTH Network: contributing to the data revolution.” The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, 4(2):97.
Gage, Anastasia J., Jean Guy Honoré, and Josué Deleon. 2016. Short-term effects of a violence-prevention curriculum on knowledge of dating violence among high school students in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Journal of Communication in Healthcare. DOI: 10.1080/17538068.2016.1205300.
Godha, Deepali, Anastasia J. Gage, Hotchkiss, David R, and Claudia Cappa. 2016. Predicting maternal health care use by age at marriage in multiple countries. Journal of Adolescent Health.
Hotchkiss, David R, Deepali Godha, Anastasia J. Gage, and Claudia Cappa. 2016. “Risk factors associated with the practice of child marriage among Roma girls in Serbia.” BMC International Health & Human Rights,16(1): 6.
Van Rossem, Ronan, Dominique Meekers, and Anastasia J. Gage. 2016. “Trends in attitudes towards female genital mutilation among ever-married Egyptian women, evidence from the Demographic and Health Surveys 1995-2014: paths of change.” International Journal for Equity in Health, 15:31.
Principal Investigator, MEASURE Evaluation Phase IV, in partnership with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, under UNC’s prime leader cooperative agreement number AID-OAA-L-14-00004 with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) from July 1, 2014 through April 28, 2019: $7,000,000.
- - Population Association of America (PAA)
- - Union for African Population Studies (UAPS)