Amie Bishop

Independent Consultant, Global Health and Human Rights
Amie Bishop

About

Ms. Bishop is a human rights advocate and global health leader with professional experience in more than 20 countries around the world. She currently works as an independent global health and human rights consultant focusing on women’s health; health access for marginalized populations, especially LGBTQI populations; and the intersection of human rights and public health. Until August 2014, she worked for PATH, a Seattle-based, non-profit international health organization, where she was employed for more than 25 years in a variety of leadership and technical capacities. Prior to this position, Bishop oversaw a number of PATH’s country programs, providing technical, program development, management and strategic planning support in a variety of health areas, including breast and cervical cancer, tuberculosis and HIV, with a focus on key populations. From 2008 to 2017, she served on the board of directors for OutRight Action International, and was Co-chair from 2014 to 2017. She now consults with OutRight and continues to work with a number of human rights groups in various countries to advance equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. She has a Master of Public Health and a Master of Science in Social Work, both from Columbia University.