Margo Warren is the Government Engagement & Policy Manager and is a member of the Strategy team at the Access to Medicine Foundation. Before taking on this role, she was a Researcher for the Access to Medicine Index.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Margo worked for the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care in Ontario, Canada, in strategic health policy. In her position at the Ministry, Margo led the development of new initiatives pertaining to improving access to medicine, health system strengthening and capacity building.
Margo has held various health research and policy positions focused on partnerships for development, improving access to care, and addressing the social determinants of health both in Canada and globally. Margo holds both a Bachelor’s degree and a Master's degree in international development with a focus on health policy. Her Master’s thesis explored the complexities of producing affordable generic medications in low- and middle-income countries. To support this work, she completed an independent field study, analysing the domestic production of antiretrovirals in Uganda as a viable option to help increase access to medicine.