Danielle Groleau is a medical anthropologist, holds a PhD in public health and a post-doctorate in social and cross-cultural psychiatry. She is a full professor in the Division of Social and Cross-Cultural Psychiatry at McGill University and a senior researcher at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal. Her research program focuses on the socio-cultural determinants of sexual and reproductive health among vulnerable populations and the qualitative evaluation of health interventions, services, and policies. She has been a consultant at the World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Commission. Funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé, she has published numerous scientific articles in international journals.