Emily Himes, MPH, MS, RN, CPNP

Research Consultant, Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN)

Emily Himes is a research consultant for Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN), a four-year implementation research project in Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria and Uganda.  She supports qualitative research integral to the project as well as elements of the human-centered design work.  Previously, Emily has worked as an abortion counselor, a pediatric nurse practitioner focused on adolescent health, and a school nurse for pregnant and parenting teens. 






  • Colorado School of Public Health, Master's in Public Health
  • University of California, San Francisco, Master's in Nursing
  • Yale University, Bachelor's in American Studies