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Laura Stachel

Co Founder and Medical Director
WE CARE Solar

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Co-founder and executive director of WE CARE Solar, Laura Stachel is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist with fourteen years of clinical experience. She holds an M.D. from University of California, San Francisco and an M.P.H. in Maternal and Child Health from University of California, Berkeley.  She is a DrPH candidate at UCB; her dissertation centers on emergency obstetric care in Nigeria. Stachel is the Associate Director of Emergency Obstetric Research in West Africa for the Bixby Center for Population Health and Sustainability. She collaborates with Population Reproductive Health Partnership, and was a co-investigator for a collaborative Population Council study aiming to improving the standard of maternity care in Nigerian state hospitals. Laura serves on the Editorial Board for the Berkeley Wellness Letter, co-chairs an international working group on Energy and Health for the UN Foundation, and lectures at the UCB School of Public Health.