Sarah E. K. Bradley

Sarah E. K. Bradley

Global Research Director

About Sarah E. K. Bradley

Sarah E. K. Bradley is the Global Research Director for the SHOPS Plus project overseeing all core research and also serves as the Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation lead for the Afghanistan and Nepal programs. She has 16 years of experience in international public health research, most recently as a senior research associate for the Demographic and Health Surveys  Program. She has authored numerous publications on contraceptive discontinuation, unmet need for family planning, data quality, and the health consequences of unintended childbearing. Bradley holds a master’s degree in health science from Johns Hopkins University and a PhD in demography from the University of California, Berkeley. 


Family planning, contraceptive discontinuation, data analysis, population-based surveys, capacity strengthening, data visualization

Country Experience

Afghanistan, Botswana, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Pakistan, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

Authored Publications




Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus is a five-year cooperative agreement (AID-OAA-A-15-00067) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). This website is made possible by the generous support of the American people through USAID. The information provided on this website is not official U.S. government information and does not represent the views or positions of USAID or the U.S. government.

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