Lauren Spigel

Lauren Spigel

Research Specialist, Science and Technology Platform

Lauren Spigel, MPH, is a Research Specialist on the Science and Technology platform. In this role, Lauren provides technical support across Ariadne Lab’s program teams, focusing on qualitative and quantitative research methods.

Prior to joining Ariadne Labs, Lauren was a Senior Associate for Monitoring and Evaluation on USAID’s Saving Mothers, Giving Life and Maternal and Child Survival Program, providing monitoring, evaluation and research support to several country programs. Before that, Lauren worked in the digital health startup space, where she incorporated human centered design, formative research and M&E concepts into digital health projects.

Overall, Lauren has spent ten years working on global health programs across the reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health spectrum, spanning Africa, Southeast Asia, the Caribbean and Central America, including two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nicaragua.

Lauren holds an MPH from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with a concentration in social and behavioral sciences