Michele R. Decker is an Associate Professor in the Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She directs the Women's Health and Rights Program of the Center for Public Health and Human Rights. A social epidemiologist by training, her research focuses on gender-based violence including epidemiology, prevention and response, and implications for sexual and reproductive health, including HIV. She works with sex workers and other high-risk populations, domestically as well as in South and Southeast Asia, sub-saharan Africa, Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Follow @MicheleRDecker.