Yasmin is a research manager with the Program on Water, Health and Development. Her research focus is on access to WASH in health care facilities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Yasmin holds a Master's in International Development & Poverty Reduction Strategies from the University of Birmingham, UK and in International Public Health from the University of Leeds, UK. Prior to joining WHD she conducted research on reproductive health with a focus on access to abortion services in Latin America. Other previous research work includes child nutrition evaluation among Andean children in Ayacucho, Peru. Her public health work began with project design and management of neglected tropical diseases including leprosy, malaria, lymphatic filariasis and HIV/TB with a special focus in India.