Zoe Kopp, PhD, President

Dr. Zoe Kopp is originally from Tarrytown, NY. She has lived and worked throughout US, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. She received her PhD in Health Behavior from Union Institute and University (2007) and her Master of Public Health (1987) in epidemiology and evaluation from Tulane University, New Orleans, LA. In 1981 she founded North Florida Women’s Health and Counseling in Tallahassee, Fl and was guest Lecturer at Florida State University. In 1987-1989, she was Clinical Services Officer for International Planned Parenthood Federation and led that organization’s development of clinical guidelines for reproductive health and quality of care initiatives. As Deputy Director for Primary Health Care for CARE International (1990 -1992) she guided health education programming and expanded HIV prevention activities in Asia and Africa. Dr. Kopp, as a consultant to US Agency for International Development programs, authored several texts on Women’s Health/Urology and helped to establish the continuing education department for the Indian Medical Association. Zoe is retired from Pfizer, where she was Senior Director of Outcomes Research, leading international research teams and studies (1996-2012). She, her husband and cat currently reside in Vermont.