Michael Skonieczny

Deputy Director Yale Institute for Global Health; Director of Practice, Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Health Policy & Management

Global Health Studies: Health Policy & Systems

Yale Institute for Global Health


Michael Skonieczny is Deputy Director for Global Health at the Yale School of Public Health and Director of Practice for the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy. Mr. Skonieczny was the director of public policy for Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, where he led the organization’s advocacy efforts focused on expanding U.S. financial support for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Prior to Friends, he was a senior public policy officer at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, where he focused on global AIDS funding, prevention of mother-to-child transmission, pediatric treatment and related issues. Mr. Skonieczny was also a legislative assistant to Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro (D-CT), staffing her on appropriations and health-related issues. He has a B.A. from the Pennsylvania State University and an M.P.A. from George Washington University.

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