Deputy Director
University of California Global Health Institute

Sun Yu Cotter, MPH is the Deputy Director for the University of California Global Health Institute. She is a global health professional certified in conflict and mediation with 15+ years of experience in academic, non-profit, and private settings; project management, research management and implementation of large international clinical research trials funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, David & Lucile Packard Foundation, National Institutes of Health; management of international development projects funded by U.S. Agency for International Development and Millennium Challenge Corporation; custom-mobile application development for clinical research trails in developing country settings (user-interface, user-experience, database architecture), global health research experience in maternal neonatal and child health, family planning, abortion, reproductive health, childhood mortality, childhood morbidity, trachoma, HIV/AIDS, marginalized populations (commercial sex workers, transsexuals, and orphans and vulnerable children).